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Early sexual abuse and breastfeeding
1 seconds Posted Mar 22, 2009 at 7:02 pm.
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Interview with Penny Simkin on breastfeeding and early sexual abuse, including common feelings of survivors about breastfeeding, and ways that breastfeeding support people can support survivors.

Penny is the author of When Survivors Give Birth, on early sexual abuse and birth, and has recently been lecturing on breastfeeding and sexual abuse.


is a topic that no one talks about, but sexual abuse is frighteningly
common, and undoubtedly affects many women's breastfeeding experiences.

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