2 thoughts on “How Bottle-Feeding Mimics Child Loss in Mothers’ Brains

  1. FmH – do you buy this?

    This article set off my crank radar.

    Not to mention my radar that says: “Hey, another way to make new moms feel like sh*t!”

    (And I’ve had an extremely successful and low-stress extended breastfeeding experience…)


  2. yeah, what Medley said. unsurprisingly, it was research by evolutionary psychologists, who find a high degree of evidence to support their biases that everything in our (patriarchal) society is As It Should Be.

    on the other hand, if one could be forewarned that bottle feeding (whether by choice or necessity) put one at increased risk of postnatal depression, that could be good for getting women help sooner…


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