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    • Heidi L

      How to diagnose tongue & lip ties. Correcting a tongue/lip tie is super simple and is one of the earliest recorded surgical procedures - and makes a world of difference when it comes to breastfeeding!

    • Katina Jacobson

      Guide to tongue/lip ties- good info to know!!! I was lucky enough to have a lactation consultant at the hospital discover Noah was tongue tied on the second day. Because he was spitting up blood from my bleeding cracked nipples. He was the most amazing nurse ever after the pediatrician clipped it.(he did not cry when she clipped it and just a light spot of blood and it was done)

    • theresa gianna

      Colic? Reflux? Baby that won't sleep? It may be an undiagnosed tongue/lip tie. Heres a step-by-step-guide to identifying them at home.

    • Valerie Plowman

      Lip-Tie and Tongue-Tie. If your baby has a hard time breastfeeding or even eating from a bottle and you can't figure out why, check into this.

    • Suzy Read

      Tongue-tie/lip-tie and breastfeeding: interview with a doctor (potentially a lot of anecdotal/clinical evidence, but could be useful info)

    • Heather Buckholtz

      Diagnosing tongue/lip tie. It can be helpful to know. Sometimes tongue tie can necessitate clipping the frenulum (tissue connecting the tongue to the bottom palate). However, except in extreme cases, mothers who are willing to endure the pain, as tongue tied babies have to nurse more forcefully and difficult positions, can still breastfeed successfully without obtaining a frenectomy for their baby.

    • Liz Libby

      How To Spot Tongue/Lip Ties & Get FREE Expert Advice « The Mommypotamus The Mommypotamus

    • Heather

      Tongue/Lip Tie Info

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