Passing Along Breastfeeding Wisdom

Do you ever wonder how your great-great grandmother learned to breastfeed before there were lactation consultants, breastfeeding classes and the Internet?  I sometimes dream of a machine that would temporarily take me back to see how women birthed and breastfed (I’d be invisible, of course).  I would record everything.  I would listen closely to what all of the women in her life were saying–what advice and “words of wisdom” they were imparting on her.

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