With baby number four a little over three months from arriving, we’ve been fielding all sorts of questions about childbirth, newborns, gear and breastfeeding. So we’re sharing some insight from our last five years of child-rearing. Today’s topic? Buying breast milk.
Yeah, this is a thing.
Alicia Silverstone caused quite a stir a couple years ago with the unveiling of her breast milk sharing program, prompting professionals nationwide to urge milk donors to consider proper screening procedures.
Despite the sudden interest, though, the breast milk trade isn’t a new phenomenon.