Our readers compared their pregnancy nipples to pancakes, Oreos and other food items as a way to describe just how astoundingly big and dark those suckers literally can get. You may start to notice stretch marks on your breasts, and the Montgomery glands those small bumps dotting the areola begin to enlarge. The information on this website does not replace the advice of your health care provider. If it's summer it can be even worse, so stay cool with loose-fitting clothing. Women commonly find that their breasts grow by at least one or two sizes during pregnancy - just think of it as a free, albeit temporary, boob job. Napping Ages 2 to 3 See all in Preschooler.
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The emptier the breasts, the stronger the message they get to make more milk. Start out slowly, pumping only for 5—10 minutes on low suction to begin with. Your milk production will adjust to accommodate your baby's appetite and how often she nurses. New York. Moisturizing will make breasts more comfortable as the skin stretches, and time will make the marks less visible. The fluid you see is colostrum , the precursor to breast milk. Continue Reading.