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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Benner
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Change is inevitable: Even without a pregnancy, time and gravity will always win in the end. Pregnancy and nursing will nearly always affect the breast size and shape. Afte ... Read More
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Dr. Kathryn Mercer
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Tissue is damaged.: What makes young girls have those high shapely breasts is the amount of collagen in their skin and the amount of gravity they've been exposed to. Whe ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathryn Wagner
31 years experience General Surgery
Tender: Usually very tender and full.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
44 years experience Plastic Surgery
Mastopexy...: Or breast lift. "deflation" of the breasts is very common after pregnancy and nursing. This may be associated with true drooping of the breasts or the ... Read More
Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on timing: If you have recently given birth, or recently stopped breast feeding, give you body time to recover. Sometimes, waiting is all that is needed to provi ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Don't: Breast changes are not an objective method to determine pregnancy status. A pregnancy test, whether over the counter or at the doctors office, is a fa ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
May feel no : Different. May be engorged ; tender.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hormonal changes: Hormonal changes take place. The breasts may be swollen and tender.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Tips: Most often it will dry up when you stop breast feeding. Wear a supportive & comfortable bra. Don’t stimulate breasts. Can apply ice packs several t ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liza Kunz
Dr. Liza Kunz answered
21 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Sometimes: Most women do not leak from their breasts in early pregnancy. Start by taking a home pregnancy test. If this is negative see your doctor for an eval ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Breast Size: This occurs in response to hormonal changes in the body.
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Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
H-O-R-M-O-N-E-S: Yep. Hormones rule, even during pregnancy. In fact, there are even hormones produced by the placenta! so women should be expecting not only a baby but ... Read More
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