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Breasts Mothers' Stories

Alison Jones, Oxford, UK Photo: Linnea Weikleenget   Breasts Here on my chest are these things called breasts, I spent many years waiting for them to appear, a sign of womanhood clear to see, a curvaceous indication of puberty and attainment of the adult state, I got them late. Flea bites, gnat bites, two poached eggs, it seemed as if the concept had grown legs...

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Breasts, Body Image, & Sexuality Features

Updated August 2015 Lisa Hassan Scott, Wales, UK Photo: Mama Linnea & Scarlett Rose courtesy of Destiny Tillery Photography   The idea that others need to be protected from breastfeeding, that it is somehow an act of aggression for a mother to feed her baby says more about our society than it does about the gentleness of communication, nurturing and dependence that is at the heart of...

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