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Feeling like I was sexual abused by my lactation consultant

Posted by on Saturday, February 22, 2014 Under: Motherhood
While I was pregnant with my son, I decided that I was going to breastfeed instead of using formula since so many medical professionals highly encouraged it. When my son was born, he latched onto my breasts right away and I felt like we had a good thing going on. On the second day, I got worried because his lips were getting really dry and that made me think I was not producing enough liquids from my breasts. We decided to see a lactation consultant the next day.

I'm not sure if it's because of my postpartum or if I'm just uptight but I felt really violated when the lactation consultant started massaging my one of my breasts. I guess that's a part of their job but while I was feeding my son (because I had to show her), she still massaged it while he was latched on. I felt really, really weird. She was an old lady.

Did anyone feel the same way? 

In : Motherhood 

Tags: breast feeding  lactation consultant  felling molested  voilated 

About the Publisher of Sailor Girlfriend.

Born and raised in San Diego, the publisher is a wife of a Navy veteran and has a passion for sharing knowledge and ideas to help other girlfriends, fiances and wives. She started this blog when she was still just a girlfriend of her sweet navy sailor. After dating for 1 year and 4 months, the sailor proposed to her and they got married 7 months later. He got out of the military 3 months after they wed, when his contract ended. Her husband served in the navy for 10 years.



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