Spaces and Politics of Motherhood review – Truths about breastfeeding

 作者:屈穷     |      日期:2019-03-03 08:15:03
plainpicture/Cavan Images By Linda Geddes IT IS almost two decades since the UK’s National Health Service launched its “Breast is Best” slogan. Yet despite campaigns and relatively generous maternity leave, the number of mothers who breastfeed after 12 months in the UK is still less than 1 per cent – one of the world’s lowest rates. These figures jumped out at Kate Boyer when she moved to the UK from the US in 2008, giving birth to Jake nine months later. Boyer, a human geographer at Cardiff University,