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A Change of Position Mothers' Stories

Heather Wadley, Las Cruces, NM, USA Artist: Alena Kalchanka, Messina, Italy   When my first child was born six years ago, I was aware of the benefits of breastfeeding but initially planned to pump exclusively and feed my daughter through a bottle, so that my husband might feed our baby as well. Shortly after my daughter was born, while still in the hospital, I changed my...

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Was It Worth It? Mothers' Stories

Jessica Wimpenny, Silsden, West Yorkshire, UK   Prior to my baby’s birth I decided to opt for breastfeeding her. This decision was based on the apparent ease of it as a feeding method, the knowledge that I could be anywhere at any time and be able to feed my baby. I remember shopping with my sister and looking for clothes that would be suitable for feeding...

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