Breast milk is a lot of things — it's nutritional, it's the first choice for many mothers when feeding their children and it is life-giving nectar. The boob juice has incredible properties, let's be real. But who ever thought breast milk could be used as a weapon?Read Full Story
A Minnesota mom is claiming harassment after a troubling experience at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). Katie Champ says she was reprimanded, publicly searched, had her bags "torn apart" and was intentionally delayed when she traveled through the airport on Oct. 3, 2014. Transportation Security Administration authorities told her their actions were all according to policy and were a direct result of what she chose to carry onto the plane. The highly suspect, extremely dangerous item she had in her possession? Breast milk.Read Full Story
I'm so tired of internet parents doing something out of the norm — saving the umbilical stump, eating their placenta, turning their own breast milk into butter — and everyone collectively freaking out about it.Read Full Story
Like most moms, I felt guilty because I quit breastfeeding under the one-year mark. I breastfed my first son for nine months and my second son for seven months, mostly exclusively pumping. By the time I hit the six-month mark, I wanted to pull my hair out.Read Full Story
Low supply is currently one of the top reasons nursing mothers give for needing to stop breastfeeding. While many lactation experts say that a latch problem is a more likely culprit, there are easy ways to increase your breast milk supply naturally. Galactagogues are substances that promote lactation, and these five ingredients have been used for decades to help increase the flow of mama's milk.Read Full Story
The next time someone tells you "I got it from my momma!" in regards to their athleticism, you might want to ask them exactly how. In a surprising twist to all the "breast is best" campaigns, grown adults are now jumping on the trend by turning to human breast milk as a sports supplement.Read Full Story
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