Infant Feeding

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    Pamela Geller Jihads against Vaguely Creepy Breastfeeding Doll on Dr. Drew

    When we last saw Pamela Geller, she was doing what she does best: trying to offend as many people as possible with anti-Islam, hate-mongering transit ads while saying she does it all for her love of Islam. So imagine our surprise when she posted a YouTube clip of herself this morning on HLN's Dr. Dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    All Your Favorite Male Stars, Shirtless! NSFW

    And sometimes you get even more (I mean less) than that. It's all at, where Matt Bomer (above), a Glee star, various designers, models, and some people I never heard of are found as topless as a breast-feeding Italian peasant woman in the 1950s.

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2012

    Mike Bloomberg, Food Cop: Mayor Pushing Private Hospitals To Follow City Food Guidelines

    Hospital food, in general, sucks -- and thanks to Mayor Mike Bloomberg and his incessant war on flab, it's about to suck a lot more.Hizzoner announced today that several private hospitals in New York City have agreed to follow the mayor's dietary guidelines used for city-run hospitals. In other word ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2012

    Mike Bloomberg, Health Cop: New Yorkers Hate Big-Gulp Ban, Baby Formula Hide-And-Seek

    Mayor Mike Bloomberg's nanny-state has taken a turn for the absurd with his plans to limit how much soda New Yorkers are allowed to drink and to hide baby formula from new mothers -- and voters seem to think it's just as ridiculous as we do.A new poll shows that the vast majority of New York voters ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2012

    Breastfeeding Porn: Like Regular Porn...But With Milk

    A New Jersey woman is suing an Iowa-based marketing company after a video it shot of her breastfeeding her daughter was converted into "breastfeeding porn" and circulated across the Internet.Until today, we didn't know "breastfeeding porn" was even a thing. So, naturally, we spent a good chunk of ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2012

    Mike Bloomberg's Nanny-State Tackles Breast Feeding; Mayor Plans To Hide Baby Formula

    Mayor Mike Bloomberg's nanny-state has officially made the jump from figurative to literal -- the mayor now actually wants to play nanny (sigh).Starting September 3, the city will encourage hospitals to hide baby formula behind locked doors in an effort to encourage (trick) new mothers into breast f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    Obama's Affordable Care Act: What Does It Mean for Women?

    Goddamn, have we got some good news for your ladyparts! As the Voice's inimitable Steven Thrasher reported this morning, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, claiming that the ACA is constitutionally kosher as a tax. Almost immediately after, Planned Pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2012

    Bloomberg Flogs Breast Milk on the Subways

    This new city ad extolling the virtues of nursing has appeared on the IRT 2 and 3 trains, and probably elsewhere in the system. For those of us accustomed to the rather gruesome TV ads disseminated by the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, the new subway ads come as a shock and a plea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    Bloomberg Backs Breastfeeding: Report

    In an article titled "Mike: Do What's Breast for Baby" (no, really), the

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    The Upper Breast Side Mom Club Fighting One-Time All-Male Manhattan Lodge

    ​The battle between breast-feeding "emporium" The Upper Breast Side and the once man-only "lodge"-cum-apartment building the Pythian is too perfect. The store, which sells pumps and outfits for new mothers and houses a unified safe space, charged its building owners with discrimination after t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2010

    Mom Sues Store After Getting Kicked Out for Breastfeeding

    ​A New York woman is suing Lily O'Brien's Chocolate CafĂ© in Midtown for throwing her out because she was nursing her five-month-old daughter. Julie Acevedo-Taylor and a friend were there with their kids. When they started breastfeeding their babies, management demanded that they stop. When th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2009

    Our President Rejected A Male Hustler!

    ​That bombshell is in the column this week, and I hope you'll read it even though the President turns out to be Abe fucking Lincoln! CLICK HERE and you'll also learn about:

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2009

    Join State Senator Liz Krueger's Subway Breastfeeding Caravan!

    ​You may have heard that last week a mother suffered the indignity of a ticket for breastfeeding her kid in a parked car on East 27th Street. Scoundrels! say we; but at least lactators have the subways, if state senator Liz Krueger and the Breastfeeding Mothers' Subway Caravan have anything to ... More >>

  • People

    October 11, 2005

    Mothering the Mother

    Postpartum doulas take care of moms when they need it most

  • Music

    July 19, 2005

    Cradle and Bed

    Earth mother opens up grad and nursery school pathways

  • NYC Life

    May 3, 2005

    Happy Mother's Day: Now Whip Out a Boob

    The perfect bra and other gifts for new moms

  • News

    November 2, 1999
  • News

    August 3, 1999

    Digital, Baby!

    Technology Goes Back to the Womb

  • News

    May 11, 1999

    Tragedy of Errors

    How Bureaucracy May Have Helped Starve Tyler Walrond

  • News

    December 15, 1998

    Problem Pregnancy

    Doctors regard AZT as an AIDS vaccine for babies. But South Africa says it's too expensive.