i have mastitus but am a woman of 44 years of age i had in january as well i am not a new mother my youngest is 13 can you please tell me why this keeps happening to me , i had a hysterectomy 3 years ago and when i use to have periods each month my breasts would hurt for up to 3 days at a time i thought with having the operation and no more periods i wouldnt get any more pains in my breasts