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Why These Moms Swear By Eating Their Placenta Post-Pregnancy

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.08.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

While the health benefits of eating one's placenta have not been proven, many mothers who have tried the practice swear by its postpartum benefits. Nu...

Wait, What's The Benefit Of Eating Your Own Placenta?

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 06.07.2015 | Science

Sure, actress January Jones, reality TV star Kourtney Kardashian, and many other celebrities have done it and loved it. But a new scientific paper ...

Kim K. Really Wants To Eat Her Own Placenta

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.22.2013 | Celebrity

Kim Kardashian seems really interested in eating her own placenta. In a clip for Sunday's new episode of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians," Kim br...

This Year's Most Science-Illiterate Celebs

Reuters | Kate Kelland | Posted 02.26.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - Pop guru Simon Cowell carries pocket-sized inhalable oxygen shots, America's "Mad Men" actress Janua...

Local Doula Dishes On D.C.'s Placenta-Eating Moms

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.30.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Local midwife and doula Claudia Booker has a message for D.C.'s overachieving mom-types who want to take more than the recommended dose ...

Should New Moms Really Eat The Placenta?

Posted 06.11.2012 | Parents

Last week, actress January Jones admitted to People Magazine that she ate her own placenta as part of a healthy post-natal regimen. While she got the ...

Pregnant Over 40: I Think I'm Going to Eat My Placenta

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 05.23.2012 | Parents
Stacie Krajchir

There's so much pregnancy information behind the dark curtain that you never hear about until you're actually knocked up, like that one day you're going to consider eating your placenta. Seriously.

Placenta: It's What's For Dinner

Posted 10.24.2011 | Home

We're generally pro-organ eating at HuffPost Food, but are feeling a bit challenged on our stance when it comes to human placenta. New York Magazin...

Placenta Snacking: One New Father's Disgust

TIME | Joel Stein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

There is so much you can't know about your spouse when you get married, like that one day she will want to eat her placenta. But there are two things ...