Inside the mommy-friendly, scientifically sketchy world of breastfeeding supplements, The Goods, Winter 2018

Client: The Goods

Writer: E.J. Dickson

Illustrator: Sarah Lawrence

“Gradually, the amount of milk I produced per pumping session became a litmus test of my self-worth, officially replacing my weight or my age or my cup size as a quantification of my value as a woman. I was constantly Googling “ways to increase your breast milk supply” and various permutations thereof. And this is how I stumbled on galactagogues, and the many, many ways they’re sold to new mothers.”

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