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Can you breastfeed after breast augmentation?

  • Posted: Wednesday 01 July, 2015

Individual cases may vary but generally, mothers can breastfeed after having a breast augmentation. There is no evidence to suggest that the ability to breastfeed is adversely affected by the presence of breast implants, however, some women do experience reduced nipple sensation following breast augmentation surgery, and nipple sensation is an important part of the milk let down reflex.