The Pressure To Breastfeed Can Hurt Women. And Doctors Are Finally Realizing It.

September 21, 2019

In recent years, there has been growing pressure for new mothers to breastfeed their infants. However, for some women, breastfeeding is challenging and can add unnecessary stress to an already difficult time filled with hormone influx and sleep deprivation. Some doctors in the field are starting to shift their perspectives to one that asserts breastfeeding is not always the best choice for new mothers.