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Mothers' Milk

Thinking and Tears

Evaggelos Vallianatos | Posted 06.17.2016 | Green
Evaggelos Vallianatos

The thought of young mothers discovering poisons in their breast milk froze me in place while tears filled my eyes. The young mothers are not alone. The entire world is worthy of tears.

The Triumph of the Cyclops Polyphemus

Evaggelos Vallianatos | Posted 09.15.2014 | Green
Evaggelos Vallianatos

The ancient Greeks were primarily very small family farmers, intimately connected to the land and the growing of food. Agriculture for the Greeks was ...

Breastfeeding and Feminism

Chantal Molnar | Posted 09.07.2013 | Impact
Chantal Molnar

The Milky Way reveals the real power vested in women's bodies and how that affects their babies -- even the tiniest of preemies. This profound capacity inherent in a woman's body has been ignored, overlooked and dismissed since the time that providing women's health care became lucrative.

Mother's Day: Celebrating the Universal Maternal Divine

Donna Henes | Posted 07.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

This Mother's Day, let us toast our universal Maternal Creatrix, our mutual Mother Earth, our biological mothers, and our own mothering impulses with the nurturing milk of human kindness.

Craigslist Ad For Mother's Milk Called 'Very Dangerous'

KMGH Denver | Deb Stanley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- A Craigslist ad offering to sell frozen mother's milk is being called "very dangerous" by officials with the Mother's Milk Bank at Rocky Mou...

Breast Milk Supply At Lowest Point In History

The Denver Post | Jennifer Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The freezers are almost empty at a Denver milk bank that collects breast milk from mothers across the country and delivers it to sick and premature ba...

'Outlaw Mother's Milk' Says Drug Czar

Don Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Don Parker

After declaring on Wednesday in Fresno that "marijuana is dangerous and has no medicinal benefit," Gil Kerlikowske, director of the White House Office...