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Breast-Feeding in Prehistoric Times

The cover of the May 21 issue of Time magazine, featuring a woman breast-feeding her 3-year-old child, has reignited the debate over the appropriate age to stop nursing. Without the influence of lactation consultants, parenting magazines, and judgmental acquaintances, for how long did prehistoric women breast-feed their little cave-babies?
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Loyola Lactation Consultant Reacts to Report on Toxins in Breast Milk

Health : Newswise Medical News (2 years ago)

When writer Florence Williams was nursing her second child, she had her breast milk analyzed for toxins. What she found surprised her. Trace amounts of pesticides, dioxin, a jet-fuel ingredient and high-to-average levels of flame re... Read Post

TIME: Diversity and Attachment Parenting

Health / Pregnancy : Belly Itch (2 years ago)

I tackled the controversial recent TIME magazine cover story on Attachment Parenting featuring a 26 year old mom with her nearly 4 year old son nursing on her breast while he stood on a stool in a recent post on Politic365.com. Desp... Read Post

Rape Victim Forced To Pay Child Support

News : The Inquisitr - News (13 hours ago)

A rape victim in Arizona is now being forced to pay child support. What makes this so wrong is that the one raped had been a 14 year old boy at the time. Nick Olivas had been below the age of consent, which is 15, when a 20 year old... Read Post


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