Molly Claassen speaks with women who have struggled with lactation and breastfeeding/chestfeeding/bodyfeeding about the issues they have faced; and then with experts on lactation about the way forward to ensure that every person who wants to has the right to feed their baby their milk.
Christina Baal-Owens, momversationalist on Episode 3
Katie Mohammadian, momversationalist on Episode 2
Lauren Morris, a HELLP syndrome survivor and NICU mom
Katie DiMarco Ruck, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and certified breastfeeding specialist
April Castillo, momversationalist on Episode 5 and a physician doing a second residency in preventive medicine focusing on breastfeeding as medicine and maternal and infant health)
Content disclosure: This episode contains discussion of the birth of a premature infant, as well as detailed and frank discussion of issues relating to breastfeeding/chestfeeding and discussion of racial and income-based disparities.
For more about toddler and infant nutrition, follow April Castillo, MD on Instagram at @cabbagepatchdocs
To contact IBCLC Katie DiMarco Ruck, visit www.theparentingstudio.com
White Petals by Keys of Moon | https://soundcloud.com/keysofmoon
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