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Managing Discomforts

Breastfeeding is the natural way to feed your baby. Get help and support if breastfeeding is uncomfortable or you are worried something isn’t right.


Blocked Ducts English / Francais (PDF 160KB)

Thrush English / Francais (PDF 148KB

Sore Nipples (page 29) and Engorgement (page 30-31) English/Francais (PDF 6.72MB)

NOTE: This resource refers to Motherisk.  The Motherisk helpline & website closed April 2019.  Any website currently using the Motherisk name is not associated with Sick Kids.  For reliable info about exposures in pregnancy and breastfeeding go to


Mastitis While Breastfeeding

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