Category Archives: Aggressive Formula Marketing
Booby Traps Series: From “Ew, gross” to “Isn’t that too old?” TV and film depictions of breastfeeding.
Let’s state something right away: TV and film are entertainment. We get that. We know that when we turn on the set or stream a movie, what we see is meant to make us laugh, cry, cringe, shudder, and maybe … Continue reading
Last revised on 09/26/2013
This post originally appeared on phdinparenting.com on May 6, 2013. The site crashed a few hours later during the ensuing twitter storm so Phdinparenting.com gave us permission to reprint it here. Old news, new victims? We’ve heard it … Continue reading
Last revised on 05/09/2013
We have boycotted Nestle for years, but wasn’t until this year that my 6 year-old son really paid much attention. The day after listening to my husband and I passionately discuss our displeasure at the Pan American Health Office of … Continue reading
Last revised on 12/11/2012
Booby Traps Series: Results from our formula gifts survey! Check out the trends we found in your answers.
This is the 60th post in a series on Booby Traps, made possible by the generous support of Motherlove Herbal Company. Recently we asked you to share your experience with formula “gift bags” on our survey. We thank the over … Continue reading
Last revised on 11/05/2012
Whenever there is another article about donor milk, I do a happy dance. Last week there was a great article in Time.com about the increasing competition between milk banks and milk sharing organizations for excess milk from producing mothers. In February, a … Continue reading
Last revised on 04/18/2011