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Old 12-07-2015, 07:09 AM
 
Location: NC
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If you grew up in the US between 1930 and 1980, breastfeeding was not the norm and your mom and the other moms you saw nursing were bucking a trend fueled by marketing. Even in 1923, breastfeeding rates were only hovering around 50%, and by the mid 80's after decades of work rates were just above 50%. These rates include women who breastfed at all, so some of them may have switched to formula in the first few weeks.

The fact is, women reaching adulthood right now are the first within almost a century to have grown up in a time when most mothers breastfeed for at least some amount of time.
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Old 12-08-2015, 11:11 PM
 
Location: Michigan
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I'm with the 2500 CD members who viewed but didn't respond to the OP, and who probably thought: When he's old enough to walk up and ask for it, he's too old--no matter whose kid it is.
Fortunately it's a free country, which means certain things are not up for a vote.
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Old 12-14-2015, 06:14 AM
 
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I'm with the 2500 CD members who viewed but didn't respond to the OP, and who probably thought: When he's old enough to walk up and ask for it, he's too old--no matter whose kid it is.
And can you back that claim up with anything at all - aside from pretending 2500 silent voices agree with you when they likely do no such thing?
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