Source: Ivette Ivins
Breastfeeding in public has been a long debated issue. Many people believe it is a natural thing while others believe it should be done in the privacy of your home. But many mothers don’t want to spend their years stuck at home or feel they have to hide something because it makes other uncomfortable. Breasts have been highly sexualized and watching a mother nursing is suddenly thought of as a sexual act.
Breastfeeding in public is legal in all 50 states. 45 of those states specifically allow breastfeeding anywhere.
People eat every day, but we don’t cover our faces when we sit at the dinner table. Here are 12 interesting facts about breastfeeding which might give you a fresh perspective on nursing.