Milky Mama Blog

​Mastitis or Blocked Duct?

​Mastitis or Blocked Duct?

Posted by Krystal Duhaney, RN, BSN, IBCLC on Mar 25th 2021

You and your new baby have been trying really hard to get the hang of this whole breastfeeding thing. Maybe you’ve been working to correct their latch or you’re a pumping mama still figuring out the b … read more
What You Need To Know Before You Wean

What You Need To Know Before You Wean

Posted by Krystal Duhaney, RN, BSN, IBCLC on Jul 23rd 2020

Whether or not you’re thinking about it, the topic of weaning has probably been brought up by a friend or family member at some point. Maybe you’re enjoying breastfeeding and haven't thought about wea … read more
How to Treat and Prevent Mastitis

How to Treat and Prevent Mastitis

Posted by Krystal Duhaney, RN, BSN, IBCLC on May 21st 2020

An unpleasant issue for Milky Mamas is mastitis, which is an inflammation of the breast caused by an obstruction, infection, and/or allergy. It can be an extremely painful and stressful experience, es … read more
Clogged Ducts & Mastitis: What You Need to Know

Clogged Ducts & Mastitis: What You Need to Know

Posted by Krystal Duhaney, RN, BSN, IBCLC on Aug 30th 2019

The bane of every breastfeeding mother’s existence is clogged milk ducts. If you’ve ever experienced them, you’ll know what I mean. If you haven’t, then keep reading. The goal of this post is to share … read more