the first year of life, breast milk is of great importance for the child, so is not only a major source of food, but also helps to strengthen the body's immunity and the baby, thanks to the contained trace elements and vitamins.Colds and sore throat during breastfeeding often happens.What to do nursing mother to give yourself a quick recovery?First of all, in any case impossible to stop feeding the child.If you feel unwell, discomfort, sore throat, do not delay - call the doctor at home.At the initial examination and clear history doctor will prescribe you a treatment that corresponds to the disease, and, if necessary, additional diagnostic tests and physiotherapy.Also, treatment of throat breastfeeding can be supplemented with unconventional means.
One of the most common diseases of the throat are pharyngitis, laryngitis and tonsillitis.These diseases of various etiology, symptoms, and for respectively different treatments.
Pharyngitis - a disease characterized by inflammation of the pharyngeal
for the treatment of pharyngitis during breastfeeding is recommended inhalation with the addition of various essential oils that contribute to the removal of inflammation of the throat.While the disease is necessary to eliminate the sharp, salty, cold and much much hot food, so as not to irritate the throat.It is also recommended to observe the voice mode: talk less, do not strain the vocal cords to avoid losing votes.
gargling are one of the most effective treatments for diseases of the throat, and especially during the breast-feeding a child, as a local remedy that in no way can affect the composition of breast milk.
for rinsing is recommended to use the following vegetable raw materials: grass fennel, marshmallow root, eucalyptus leaves, grass, peppermint, pine buds, bark oak, elecampane root, the root of cinquefoil, sage leaf, flowers of camomile, calendula flowers, herb thyme orthyme, oregano leaf, herb St. John's wort grass series and so on.Because of these herbs can be prepared medical gathering in the ratio 1: 1, and brewing 2 tablespoons to 0.5 liters of boiled water, in a thermos or glass jar, well wrapped in newspaper or tissue throughout the night.Gargle 3-4 times a day.
example of one of the charges for the treatment of throat :
- take one tablespoon of herb St. John's wort, chamomile, mint, crushed root Althea, mix;
- for the preparation of the rinse agent to take 2 tablespoons collection brew 0,5 and boiling water, leave for 8 hours a thermos;gargle with 1 cup of infusion 3-4 times a day until complete recovery.
Another very unpleasant disease throat, characterized by inflammation of the mucous throat, laryngitis is .This disease can also be acute or chronic.The symptoms of this disease are pain and sore throat, dry cough accompanied by expectoration of purulent secretions, there is pain on swallowing, the voice of the patient becomes hoarse and rough.
to treat laryngitis not recommended for very hot drink.Good help recover from laryngitis, as well as to enhance lactation, which is important during lactation, a drink of hot milk with a tablespoon of honey and one teaspoon of butter.The infusion of the herb fennel 1 tablespoon of herb per cup of boiling water, leave for 15 minutes, and a beneficial effect on the throat and the intestines of the baby.Take tincture of herbs you need 1/2 cup no more than twice a day.
Prepare infusions for the treatment of laryngitis may be of the following plants: the leaves of raspberry, strawberry, blackberry, chamomile flowers, grass succession, lemon, licorice, flax seed.Drink made from this raw material has antimicrobial, soothing effect, and does not spoil the taste of breast milk.Herbal infusions are used 1-2 times a day as a tea.
When tonsillitis , characterized by inflammation of the tonsils, recommended rinses, inhalations, warm drink.It is also recommended to use compresses and fitoapplikatsy in the throat area.
compression take 200g low fat cottage cheese, cheese spread out on the throat, in the enlarged lymph nodes.Cover with cheese on top to compress paper, put cotton wool layer of 1-2 cm. Close the wrap with a soft cloth and tie up the top wool scarf.Leave compress for 3-4 hours.After the wrap, remove, rinse with warm water and cottage cheese on the throat area, apply a cream or petroleum jelly and then tie a scarf.
Fitoapplikatsii can be prepared using herbal raw material remaining after straining infusion or decoction for rinsing.Lay on the area of the throat raw and inflamed lymph nodes, cover a layer of waxed paper on top of a layer of cotton fabric, and then tie up wool scarf at the throat.Leave the application on 1-2 hours.After a rinse with warm water applique, lubricate the throat cream and tie up again for 1-2 hours scarf.
If you have an acute course of the disease caused by various infections, still do not stop breast-feed the baby, since milk in the baby get antibodies that protect it from diseases.During contact with the child wear vatnomarlevuyu bandage.
In the case of hospitalization, the milk is lost, it is necessary to express at least 3-4 times a day.Once treatment is completed, continue breast-feeding for a week will not have time to wean a child from her mother's breast, and after 2-4 days back to normal lactation.