The Benefits of Breastfeeding and Cotton Nursing Pads

The debate surrounding the appropriateness of mothers breastfeeding in public highlights how women’s bodies are sites of oppression. It is a literal representation of the gender inequities we still face today. For some reason, a lot of people get really uppity when it comes to discussing breastfeeding and whether it’s ‘appropriate’ in public settings, but the […]

Self-Care for National Women's Health Week

National Women’s Health Week is one of those observances that may induce a “who cares” from many of us. But if you think about it, it’s pretty cool that a government entity, the United States Office of Women’s Health, dedicates a week each year to encourage and remind women to make a health a priority. As fierce […]