Tag: maternal-infant health

BLACK BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT SYSTEMS MATTER + BREAST MILK SAVES LIVES

Acquanda Stanford , September 10th, 2020


If you missed the previous post, then I’m just sharing that we still have a ton of breastfeeding buttons left! We made them to celebrate breastfeeding and the…


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The ‘Respectable’ Black Midwife vs The Respected Black Midwife

Acquanda Stanford , August 31st, 2018


I wanted to highlight something about imagery, history and Black midwives that I think is crucial, since I’ve been seeing more and more people talk about them in…


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Breastfeeding Research in Mississippi

Acquanda Stanford , August 21st, 2018


I’ve had a ton of conversations about breastfeeding and PhD work with my life coach, friends and colleagues. After mulling over everything for some time I’m here, working…


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‘One Drop’: When White Breasts are CENTRAL in BLACK LIVES – A Webinar

Acquanda Stanford , October 12th, 2017


Abstract: What does breastfeeding look like when variations of racial dynamics are at play? For example, what does it mean … Continue reading →


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