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Is COVID-19 transmitted through breast milk?

This interim guidance is intended for women who are confirmed to have COVID-19 or are persons-under-investigation (PUI) for COVID-19 and are currently breastfeeding. This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about COVID-19 and the transmission of other viral respiratory infections. CDC will update this interim guidance as needed as additional information becomes available. For…

Pumping on the beach

Yellowish milk like this sunset beachgoing superwoman’s, signifies nutrient richness. Whitish milk is more watery. These are respectively referred to as hindmilk and foremilk. She must have just nursed or pumped, hence the “hind” milk. Kudos to this lady for normalizing her superpowers in a way that’s modest, beautiful and glorious. Further reading: Foremilk and…

Honey

True story. I have a sweet tooth. My blood sugar level has been known to spike in the past.   Women’s bodies produce sugar. Real sugar. What a shame many women never get to realize their maximum inherent sweetness, both figuratively and literally. I think I’ll  have to invest in a blood glucose meter when I get…