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Thursday, May 5, 2016
Could I use this shield (Woolwich shield) if I`m not pregnant or breastfeeding? Is there a chance that it could cause breast problems later in life. I`ve always had this problem and very self-conscious about it. I`m in my mid-forties. Help!!!!
I am only familar with the use of Woolwich shields during pregnancy and lactation.
This is something that you need to discuss with your personal health care provider.
Tina Weitkamp, RNC, MSN
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing
College of Nursing
University of Cincinnati