In this episode, Katie Oshita discusses the all important phrase of "timing of release" and what it means. Why does it matter when the tongue tie release is done? What is meant by pre-release and post-release therapy? What is the difference between active wound care and oral exercises or oral habilitation? And rhythmic movements? Listen as Katie addresses these and deciding on her own timing of release when getting a functional frenuplasty as an adult (at 44 years old). If you have wondered what happens while "waiting" for a tongue tie release then this episode is for you.
Podcast host: Katie Oshita, RN, BSN, IBCLC has over 22 years of experience working in Maternal-Infant Medicine. Katie is a telehealth lactation consultant believing that clients anywhere in the world deserve the best care possible for their needs. Being an expert on TOTs, Katie helps families everywhere navigate breastfeeding struggles, especially when related to tongue tie or low supply. Katie is also passionate about finding the root cause of symptoms, using Functional Medicine practices to help client not just survive, but truly thrive. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or www.cuddlesandmilk.com