Were UK Midwives Encouraged To Say ‘Chestfeeding’ To Be More Inclusive?

In early February 2021, some midwives in England and Wales were given guidance from their hospitals on ways to offer more support to transgender and nonbinary parents, including incorporating new gender-inclusive language using terms such as “chestfeeding” and “birthing parents.” The move made headlines and sparked controversy on social media between those who applauded the … Continue reading Were UK Midwives Encouraged To Say ‘Chestfeeding’ To Be More Inclusive?