Lithuanian born photographer Ivette Ivens has done a beautiful series on breastfeeding. The 25-year-old mother of 2, who now lives in Chicago, breastfed her son until he was 3 and has made it her mission to help normalize nursing in the American culture.
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I nursed them both anywhere I wanted. From church to parties, from farmers market to high-end designer stores. I believe that mothers should nurse their little ones whenever they want to. Children know when it’s time to
78 year old Australian man James Harrison has earned his nickname, Man with the golden arm. He has been given the Order of Australia for making over 1105 plasma donations in his lifetime. Even after all those donations (all but 10 have been taken from his right arm) he still says he cannot watch,
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I look at the nurses, the ceiling, the spots on the wall, anything but the needle. It’s too macabre, I think; watching yourself get stuck with
A revolutionary new menstrual product has entered the market. Sisters Radha and Miki Agrawal, and friend Antonia Dunbar, created a pair of self absorbing underwear that eliminates the need for pads or tampons, called THINX. Each pair can hold “up to 2 to 6 teaspoons of blood”, which is the equivalent of a tampon. The 3 styles offered range in price from $24 to $34.
CEO and cofounder, Miki Agrawal, told Forbes
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I want to change the culture around
Jonathan Pitre was born with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), an extremely rare genetic condition that causes the skin to blister with the slightest touch. He has expressed that there is never a moment, even when sleeping, where he is not in pain. Some of you who followed the “‘EB’ing a Mommy” blog (Tripp’s story) may already be familiar with the condition.
The children who have EB are called “butterfly children” because their fragile skin is as delicate as a … Keep Reading!!!
Breastfeeding moms in Brazil’s largest city have just received a boost in support from lawmakers. The city of Sao Paulo, Brazil have approved a new law that will prohibit businesses from stopping public breastfeeding. Once the mayor signs off on the bill, which is expected to happen in the next few weeks, anyone who violates this new law will be fined 500 Rs (Approximately $150 USD). All public and private institutions and businesses will be held to this new standard.… Keep Reading!!!
You may be a hypochondriac if…
We’ve all been there: our kid looks adorable, we take a picture, want to put it on Facebook and then realize, they’re in their car seat and we don’t want to risk all the messages that will follow. I’m here to help!
The safest seat for your child is the one that fits in your car properly and is used correctly. Many baby boutiques will allow you to test seats in your vehicle. A couple big box stores will have … Keep Reading!!!
Well, here is a tear-jerker for you.
In true Ken Jeong fashion, he’ll find a way to make you laugh, even when you’re in the midst hearing of some serious information. That is probably why he was such a well liked doctor prior to leaving his career in internal medicine to become an actor. His first big role? Leslie Chow in The Hangover.… Keep Reading!!!
On October 20, 2014, Kensington Palace released an official statement regarding the next royal baby and his or her expected due date:
“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in April 2015.”
The theme of the “due month” has continued throughout Kate Middleton’s pregnancy, which has given public interest to the “trend.”
People love to hate celebrity news, but being in the public eye does allow for people to … Keep Reading!!!
Watch out world, the clitoris ring is taking the internet by storm.
The PenelopiJones Experiment has designed “The Clitoring” a set of rings and pedants which “illustrate the newly rediscovered internal structure of the clitoris.”
The majority of people seem to be aware of the outer “button” as the entire clitoris. However, this this ring depicts internal anatomy, which has a wishbone appearance.
And since recent studies suggests that the G-spot and vaginal orgasms seem to be … Keep Reading!!!
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It’s Okay to be Smart recently released a video which explains what causes yawns, hiccups, twitchy eyes, and many other weird involuntary things we humans tend to do quite frequently!… Keep Reading!!!