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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Mease
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Infant: Fluid from infants nipples in the first weeks of life is likely to be "milk" or what is sometimes called witch's milk. It is usually yellow in color ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Mease
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Infant: Fluid from infants nipples in the first weeks of life is likely to be "milk" or what is sometimes called witch's milk. It is usually yellow in color ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Medical?it's milk !: The common lay term is witches milk. Newborns may show the effect of pregnancy hormones by having breast enlargement & some may leak milk. It is impor... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Plastic Surgery 22 years experience
Sore Nipples: You can try to rub some breast milk on it prior to feedings. Also coconut oil can help.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Medical?it's milk !: The common lay term is witches milk. Newborns may show the effect of pregnancy hormones by having breast enlargement & some may leak milk. It is impor... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruben Rucoba
Pediatrics 32 years experience
It's common: The hormone (prolactin) that causes you to secrete breast milk passes into your baby through your milk. Both boys and girls may get small, firm lumps ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
No: The scar may be "maturing" or demonstrating an increase in the amount of fibrous tissue. If the area continues to become larger or painful see a heal... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Williams
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Nursing: See if the hospital where you delivered your baby has a lactation consultant. I'm assuming the ranitidine is for GERD. Make sure that the baby hasn't ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Wagner
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Don't worry!: some bleeding from the nipples is normal and if the baby gets a little of your blood in the milk it is ok. If there is a lot, you could dump it if it ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pratip Nag
Pediatrics 18 years experience
Most likely : If they were pneumonias for which the baby required antibiotics the yes CF testing and testing for immune deficiencies is probably something you want ... Read More

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