Breast Health

What causes sore nipples for weeks?

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2011-04-30 01:07:32

Puberty can make nipples ache in female humans and some

males.

Pregnancy can also cause nipples to feel pressure like

clothespins for long periods of time.

There may also be a disease that has caused this. If the

condition continues without cause like puberty or pregnancy, it may

be cancer and should be checked by a doctor.

The only other option is if you had some sort of physical

accident and hurt your nipple badly. Breast-feeding children may be

enough to harm sensitive people.


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