As COVID Cut Access To Support For Breastfeeding Moms, This Lactation Consultant Created A Subscription Box To Help
In time for Black Breastfeeding Week, new moms in need of support in advice and product form can get it from the Milk Buds subscription box.
To give Black Breastfeeding Week 2020 the attention it deserves, ESSENCE asked three experts on the matter to sit down with Deputy Editor Allison McGevna to break down why breastfeeding matters to Black women and the challenges and triumphs that they face.
“I am grateful that I was able to provide my daughter with my breastmilk the first three months of her life and it was supplemented with the gracious donations from moms I will never know,” says Frankie Robertson.
In honor of Black Breastfeeding Week, we're celebrating Black moms from all over who are bravely sharing their breastfeeding journey.
After breastfeeding her 1-year-old during an interview, the rapper described her struggles to wean her toddler off feedings during their quarantine.
ESSENCE Senior Entertainment Editor Joi-Marie McKenzie reviews the Spectra, Haakaa and Willow pumps.
Gather round new and expecting moms! There's much to know about lactation.