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Health Tip: Soothing Engorged Breasts
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(HealthDay News) - After giving birth, a woman's breasts can become large and swollen -- called engorged. This is caused by congestion of the blood vessels in the breast. When this happens, the nipples may not protrude to allow the baby to nurse.
The U.S. National Library of Medicine lists these suggested remedies:
-- Diana Kohnle
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