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Can mothers with inverted nipples still breast feed?

Hi,
I have inverted nipples and am very worried that when my baby is born, it might not be able to latch on or feed enough? Can mothers with inverted nipples still breast feed and is it more complicated for them?

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, You can successfully feed but it helps if you prepare your nipples during pregnancy. You can wear shields inside your bra to help and you can stretch your nipples out by hand. Best wishes, Alex
Answered: 15 May 2008