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what is nipple biting

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Nipple biting: Nipple biting occurs when the baby bites the nipple during breastfeeding. This is how it is explained by the La Leche League - "Sometimes babies bite ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Unlikely: Transmission of HIV through saliva is highly unlikely, since the enzymes kill the virus. If the person doing the biting draws blood and they are blee ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience Family Medicine
Only if...: Only if there is breast milk from a female, or if the biting is so hard that the skin is broken and bleeding occurs. If you are biting that hard, i ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
12 years experience Dermatology
Get a new boyfriend: But seriously, clean the wound with hydrogen peroxide and apply antibiotic ointment or aquaphor and a bandage to the wound daily.

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