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Human Parts

‘Breast Is Best’ Nearly Cost My Baby Her Life

I followed the mantra against my better instincts. I wish I never had.

OOur daughter arrived with the snow. We decided to commemorate that on her birth announcement, a card with a snowflake-decorated border. Not for over 20 years had there been such a cold winter in normally temperate southeast England. We skidded to the hospital on…



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Elaine Kasket

Psychologist, writer, keynote speaker. Author of All the Ghosts in the Machine (2019) and This is Your Life on Tech (upcoming).