A recording of a presentation first delivered on 5 May 2018 at the Midwives and Mothers Alliance (MaMa) conference, Glasgow. Part 7.
Ancient Authority and modern fallacy.
So what is happening during breastfeeding?
Diagnosing a condition for which there are no agreed diagnostic criteria.
Why the increase in tongue-tie surgeries and what risk to the community?
Why releasing a baby’s superior labial frenulum cannot be endorsed.
What are mothers saying on social media when tie surgery wasn’t the answer?
When tie surgery fails to help breastfeeding, do mothers tell their stories?
Reflections on the incidence of tongue-tie and a look at the latest from Dr Pamela Douglas
This month respected publications question the credibility of the scientific evidence to recommend tongue-tie revision.