Nipple Problems Directory
The nipples may become sore or inflamed for many reasons. Some women experience nipple problems while breastfeeding. Some cancers of the breast affect the nipples. Sometimes, a nipple discharge can signal a health problem. Treatments are available for each of these conditions. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how nipple problems arise, symptoms of these problems, how to treat them, and much more.
Breast and Nipple Discharge: What It Could Mean
WebMD explains breast and nipple discharge and what it might indicate. Know what to look for and learn about the possible reasons for discharge.
Teen Body Piercings: Risks, Safety, and More
WebMD answers teens' questions about piercings -- in the ear and elsewhere on the body -- including risks and important safety precautions.
Breast Problems After Breastfeeding
WebMD explains how breastfeeding can affect your breasts. Learn what to expect and how to deal with certain breast problems.
Paget's Disease of the Breast
Paget's disease of the breast, also known as Paget's disease of the nipple, is a rare form of breast cancer, with symptoms such as burning and dryness near the nipple. Learn more about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of this rare breast cancer.