Continue in App Continue in App

continue to mobile site

Common Breastfeeding Challenges: Sore Nipples, Clogged Ducts, and Engorgement

4 Lessons (11m)

Sign up to watch for FREE
  • How to identify the most common breastfeeding challenges

  • Sore Nipples: What's normal and how to treat any pain

  • Clogged Ducts: Identifying symptoms and steps for treatment

  • Engorgement: What it means, when it happens, and how to treat

  • Signs and symptoms of Mastitis


Breastfeeding is not always easy. From sore nipples to engorgement and clogged milk ducts, many moms run into issues during their breastfeeding journey. Learn how to identify, treat, and quickly troubleshoot painful (and all-too-common) challenges. We’ll review step-by-step plans and techniques - such as hand expression and reverse pressure softening - to help you get back on track.

Dana C.

Dana is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant with a Master's in Public Health. She has a passion for helping moms and babies by educating and compassionately supporting moms for successful and pain-free nursing. Her focus is in helping newborns and moms overcome issues like a painful latch, low supply, slow weight gain, engorgement, or clogged ducts.

4 Lessons (11m)

Diagnosing and Treating Clogged Ducts Preview Image
Diagnosing and Treating Clogged Ducts
A Guide to Baby's Latch Preview Image
A Guide to Baby's Latch
Nipple Soreness: What's Normal? Preview Image
Nipple Soreness: What's Normal?
Diagnosing and Treating Engorgement Preview Image
Diagnosing and Treating Engorgement
Treating Sore Nipples Preview Image
Treating Sore Nipples