On Thursday, Brei Theisen, a mother-of-one in Wood River, Ill., visited the Wood River Aquatic Center, a local pool where she swims every week. When her 14-month-old daughter Ava got hungry, Theisen hopped out of the water to sit on the pool’s edge and nurse. “I breastfeed at this pool all the time with no problem,” Theisen, 23, tells Yahoo Beauty, adding that while she doesn’t have to use a nursing cover, per Illinois state law which allows women to breastfeed anywhere in public, she always ensures she’s not exposed.
A Jewish pediatric nurse in Israel volunteered to breastfeed a 9-month-old Palestinian baby whose parents were in a serious car accident that killed the father and left the mother with a serious head injury.
Ashley Cooper says she was asked to stop breastfeeding at a mall in Virginia even though the request was illegal. A mother asked to stop breastfeeding at a busy mall is speaking out on Facebook. Ashley Cooper, a mom in Richmond, Va., visited the Short Pump Town Center, an outdoor mall, on April 8 so her children could see the Easter Bunny.
Yep, the most unusual story of the day award goes to Jennifer Mulford who according to The Sun has decided to quit her job so she can breastfeed her boyfriend, bodybuilder Brad Leeson, full time. The 36-year-old from Atlanta first came across a website about ‘Adult Breastfeeding Relationships’ (ABR) when she was single.