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Should i wash my nipples after feeding?

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Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
Pediatrics 23 years experience
No: It is unnecessary to wash your nipples after feeding. Simply apply your breastmilk or a lanolin ointment after the feed to help keep them in good condition.
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Dr. Lois Chiu
14 years experience
Not necessary: It is not necessary to wash your nipples after feeding. If it is too wet, you can just wipe dry.
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