Study: New Immune Cells Found in Breast Milk Make It Irreplaceable – Mothering

I nursed each of our sons , in a time when

I was made to leave the room in shame .

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Researchers from Augusta University have detected the presence of immune cells called innate lymphoid cells, or ILCs, in human breast milk.
— Read on www.mothering.com/articles/study-new-immune-cells-found-in-breast-milk-make-it-irreplaceable/

This Ad Campaign Celebrating Postpartum Bodies Should Be Happening All Around The World

I remember the first time I really looked at myself after giving birth to my fourth son. It was an accident; I had been avoiding cameras and mirrors for the first week when I happened upon a surprise mirror in my mom’s washroom. After taking a bath.…
— Read on www.romper.com/p/this-ad-campaign-celebrating-postpartum-bodies-should-be-happening-all-around-the-world-16405761

Moms Would Look After Themselves After Baby If They Could — But It’s Impossible Without Help

“Hey, even the kids don’t want you around 100% of the time! Did you ever notice how they’ll go off and play by themselves for a while? Make the time, take the time, and don’t feel guilty! You always get a big smile from the children when you get…
— Read on www.romper.com/p/moms-would-look-after-themselves-after-baby-if-they-could-but-its-impossible-without-help-15833386

Twin infants die after hospital refuses to save them despite mother’s pleas

Tragic

At 22 weeks and 5 days, Amanda gave birth to premature twin boys Emery and Elliot. Though they moved, breathed, and cried, doctors still refused to help.
— Read on www.liveaction.org/news/hospital-staff-premature-twin-fight

Touch-deprived infants have measurable differences in their genes, study suggests | Miami Herald

Education and Society erred in informing mothers and fathers

in providing truthful facts …

Whether or not you caress your baby enough can leave measurable effects on their genes, a study from the University of British Columbia found.
— Read on www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article186889938.html

To the Suicidal Mama Fighting to Stay Alive for Her Kids | The Mighty

A mom writes a letter to her fellow mama’s who struggle with suicidal thoughts, acknowledging the struggle of mental illness and motherhood and reminding them that they are heard and they should stay.
— Read on themighty.com/2017/12/mom-want-to-die-suicidal/

Maryland Ends Parental Rights Of Rapists Who Impregnate – CBS Baltimore

Sanity prevails!

Maryland women impregnated by rapists have new legal power to end the parental rights of their attacker, under a new law signed by Gov. Larry Hogan.
— Read on baltimore.cbslocal.com/2018/02/13/parental-rights-rapists-law/

Or if divorced show that you are a mature adult and can treat the mother of your children with respect and kindness, regardless of the relationship status. If you are a step mom be mature with healthy boundaries . Be aware of the fact that you chose to step into this situation and respect both parents’ decisions about your step child, always. Step back and follow their lead as this is not your child.

In our case it was from the MIL, law ..sisters, their friends

all seemed to accept me. Our sons were name carriers , and

I witnessed more than once the difference of daughters vs son

grand-parenting.. Discrimination in Jesus name, affirmed by

zip code , bank account and group participation in very social

clicks…

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