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Breastfeeding In Public: Scandal or Right?

Women comprise 50.4% of the population of Canada meaning that up to half of the entire population will at some point in their lives be faced with the decision of whether or not to breastfeed their child. 1,607 more words

Tips for Breastfeeding Six Months and Beyond

The World Health Organization and the Canadian Pediatric Society both promote the goal of exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months and continued breastfeeding with the addition of solid foods for the first year or longer. 502 more words


Flaunt It Or Cover Up?

The Great Public Breastfeeding Debate Continues.

By David Huntwork  ~   

This is one of those recurring social debates and issues that seem to pop up quite frequently in one form or another. 1,768 more words

America (USA)

Logan mother says letter from school officials about breastfeeding amounts to 'bullying'

LOGAN, Utah — It’s a letter one Logan mother never thought she’d get. It asked her to cover up while breastfeeding.

Andrea Scannell was given the letter from the school’s principal Wednesday, and already it’s going viral and is generating a lot of online discussion. 379 more words


Boob Etiquette

As promised, here is a helpful guide to boobetiquette, or etiquette for friends and family of nursing mothers. I have been on both sides of the situation and it can be…. 1,016 more words

Taboo(bs): legality issues surrounding toplessness and public breastfeeding in America.

There is a bizarre taboo with the human form around the world – our bodies should be kept hidden. This notion is especially hard-hitting for women in the United States where it is illegal to be topless in thirty-five states and in three of these states, it is illegal to breastfeed in public places. 553 more words

Vaudreuil mother asked to leave store for breastfeeding

Watch above: Social media was on fire on Friday when a mother posted that she was asked to leave a store in the Fairview Shopping Centre to breastfeed her baby. 474 more words