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First Facebook, Now Apple – Sexualizing Breastfeeding

First Facebook, Now Apple – Sexualizing Breastfeeding

Earlier this month, Mark Zuckerberg hoist his white boxers onto a pole and waved them in defeat. He, and his fratboy team at Facebook HQ, finally conceded that breastfeeding wasn’t sexual. Good....
Triumphant Tuesday: Breastfeeding With Donor Milk

Is your state the best or the worst for breastfeeding? Find out

Did you know that your geographical location can contribute to your likelihood of breastfeeding success? Okay, well just pretend you didn't. Feign shock or something. The good folks over at The Centers...
Triumphant Tuesday - Breastfeeding a Baby With Prader Willi Syndrome

Triumphant Tuesday – Breastfeeding a Baby With Prader Willi Syndrome

You are about to read the story of a mother who got a shock when her baby was born with Prader Willi Syndrome. Routine ultrasounds had not detected this non-hereditary genetic...
Triumphant Tuesday: Breastfeeding Through Breast Milk Jaundice

Triumphant Tuesday: Breastfeeding Through Breast Milk Jaundice

Journalist and best-selling author, Florence Williams, was prepared for the blood and pain of childbirth. She was less prepared however, for the blood and pain of breastfeeding. Here, she shares her story...
I failed at formula feeding

I failed at formula feeding

“I really wanted to formula feed. There were just so many benefits to it. Everyone said so. The modern world is perfectly designed for it. Formula is specially manufactured to ensure...
Triumphant Tuesday: The Veteran Breastfeeder

Triumphant Tuesday: Breastfeeding Despite Medical Negligence

If a health professional administered a drug to your child that later left them with chronic health problems, they would be guilty of medical negligence. They may very well lose their...
Embarrassing Tricks of The Mommy Wars

Embarrassing Tricks of The Mommy Wars

The Mommy Wars – the mythical battle to ascertain who has the biggest parenting-penis. It’s bloody, it’s gory, and it features a hella lot of faulty logic. Let's take a look...
Is Formula Feeding Worse Than Smoking?

Is Formula Feeding Worse Than Smoking?

When you read the title you probably thought, ‘But formula is nothing like smoking, jeeeeez!’ On the contrary, there are numerous parallels. In this post I’m going to set out, not...
The Formula Feeder Doth Protest Too Much

The Formula Feeder Doth Protest Too Much

If you’re been alive for the fast five or so years, you may have noticed something peculiar: the emergence of a new zeitgeist of contempt for breastfeeding. Even a cursory look...
Why Formula Feeders Visit Breastfeeding Websites

Why Formula Feeders Visit Breastfeeding Websites

I am often asked: Why do formula feeders frequent breastfeeding sites? Why do they trawl through breastfeeding-related discussions only to declare that the process made them feel guilty? Why would a...