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Words and power: the need for a mother-centred approach to breastfeeding promotion

Breastfeeding has profound and long-lasting health advantages, but the risks of poor maternal well-being run just as deep.

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Connecting Through Stories

by Lucila Newell, October 30th 2017 Connecting with others, sharing stories, finding a role model is crucial to breastfeeding. Because breastfeeding is in crisis. Because it is highly idealised, but devalued in practice. And that can make you feel lost, lonely and unsupported. I felt like that. But myths, images and stories helped. They helped because they […]