Breastfeeding jargon...it can be a little overwhelming and a lot bit confusing if you're new to this. To help you out, we've compiled the most common and most noteworthy abbreviations and terms related to breastfeeding. So keep reading and take note!
A tongue tie is a tight or shortened lingual frenulum, which is the membrane that runs centrally from the underside of the tongue to the lower part of the mouth.
When this membrane is too short or too tight, it restricts movement of the tongue. The degree of severity can vary, based on how much of the tongue is restricted.
Keep reading to find out the signs and what to do about it!