“Mild Tongue Tie”

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‘Just a Mild tongue-tie – no need to treat’ This statement is really unhelpful. Well meaning health professionals trying to reassure the mother when a tongue tie is seen. She’s reassured and instead having the baby assessed by a tongue tie specialist or releasing the tie, she continues to breastfeed through the pain, the damaged […]

Scissors or laser?

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    I did both scissors and laser training so that I could find out which is the best treatment for babies with tongue and lip ties. The scissors is fast, just a few seconds, seems less upsetting for the baby and when done correctly creates a clean and full release of the tight membrane. […]