WEIRD FACTS ABOUT
BREASTFEEDING

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BREASTFEEDING

Queen Victoria considered breastfeeding 'animalistic' and more suited to women of low social class. In 1715, records show that there were four employment bureaus for wet nurses in Paris.


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