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How does dental infection cause engorgement of facial veins?

How does dental infection cause engorgement of facial veins?

In my opinion: Dental infection should not cause engorgement of facial veins. Are we talking unilateral or bilateral? If concerned see you doctor or ask the dentist if someting like this does exist.... ...Read more

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What can I do to remedy engorgement since my baby is doing fewer feedings?

What can I do to remedy engorgement since my baby is doing fewer feedings?

Pump very little!!: When stimulation of the breast decreases, you will start to produce less milk but there me a lag time of 3-4 days until your body self adjust. In the meantime, just pump or manually express the top off your milk supply only until the engorgement improves, that it usually only a few seconds. Be careful not to pump for too long or you will keep producing more milk and persist with the engorgement. ...Read more

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I stopped breastfeedng my daughtr 4 days ago. Thankfully No engorgement yet but i am worried, is it possible it happen now? So i will try to prevent

I stopped breastfeedng my daughtr 4 days ago. Thankfully No engorgement yet but i am worried, is it possible it happen now? So i will try to prevent

Unlikely: #1 Congrats on breastfeeding--it is not easy! #2 After 4 days, it is unlikely you will experience engorgement now. If you do, a few things that may help: apply cooled cabbage leaves inside your bra, take an over the counter antihistamine (will help "dry" you up), do not pump or nurse as that would be counterproductive, but you may hand express a small amount in the shower if you need to. ...Read more

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What is breast engorgement?

What is breast engorgement?

Milk's in: Breast engorgement is fullness and tenderness of the breasts, usually experienced on about the 3-5th day after delivery, which signifies that milk production is in full swing! it can be uncomfortable, but does not last long. Ask you OB immediately if you have severe pain, swelling, redness or tenderness in one or both breasts. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of breast engorgement?

SWELLING AND: Soreness and of course increase in size, maybe shape changes at times. ...Read more

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How is breast engorgement usually treated?

How is breast engorgement usually treated?

Breast will be large: Your breast will be full , tigt.Moreover, you must have a baby recently, or breast feeding or there must be some abnormal reason.Consult your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Can you advise for breast engorgement pain!?

Can you advise for breast engorgement pain!?

Feed the baby!: Frequently feeding the baby is the best solution here. If you happen NOT to be breastfeeding, or you are weaning, then, you can try motrin for pain, warm compresses, and time. This will let up soon! ...Read more

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What's breast engorgement remedy?

What's breast engorgement remedy?

Medical & home: Generally speaking binding and ice compresses are medically recommended with medication being used rarely. However I have heard many women swear by the use of cabbage leaves. ...Read more