We’ve all seen the ads, the posters in Dr’s waiting rooms, in hospital birth centres, labour wards and antenatal clinics. The ones that are given to you before birth, after birth… Probably during birth in some places. 500 more words
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I’m sick of the shaming.
Many years ago when our mothers were first becoming moms, they were shamed for breastfeeding. If we had been moms in the 90s, most of my friend group would have been so confused as to HOW to breastfeed. 986 more words
This post contains references to Breasts. And Nipples. And feeding a child with them. While there won’t be any nipple pictures for you to be offended by, you should know that if you’re particularly precious about this topic, you can kindly exit the browser window in 3, 2, 1… 767 more words
After the whole breastfeeding ordeal, I was in a good routine pumping and feeding my daughters, both times the same events occurred. I would feed my breast milk to my baby (this occured with both of them) only for her to arch her back and cry as if they were in pain. 789 more words