nipple stimulation


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nipple stimulation

Massaging or suckling the nipple of the breast and surrounding aureola to stimulate uterine contractions or induce labor.
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In contrast, women would obviously be more aware of NE during sex because nipple stimulation is a sexual focus for most females (Levin & Meston, 2006).
Lying naked together, touching or engaging in nipple stimulation can improve bonding, lower the orgasm threshold and deliver an overall heightened sexual experience, the guide suggested.
However, clinicians may be reluctant to encourage prenatal nipple preparation because nipple stimulation can lead to uterine contractions.