Islam and breastfeeding - Mothering Forums
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 11-17-2003, 01:31 PM - Thread Starter
 
Amazlilith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Northern California
Posts: 311
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Found this on another board and thought you would find it interesting. Share your thoughts...

Islam and breastfeeding
Amazlilith is offline  
#2 of 3 Old 11-18-2003, 08:57 PM
 
steph's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: chasing the ever changing butterfly
Posts: 1,984
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Wow, that's great!!! As an adoptive mom doing adoptive bfeeding, I know first hand how rewarding it is even with all the effort it takes. I wish there was more public knowledge about adotpive bfeeding in this country and worldwide. Yes, it's alot of work, but it's well worth it! And regarding the conservative nay-sayer's, well there will always be those who think it's bizarre or have some kind of issue with it. I'm gratefull I've only had a couple of people think I'm a weirdo (at leaste to my face : )....
steph is offline  
#3 of 3 Old 11-30-2003, 12:21 AM
 
goodcents's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Posts: 3,786
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Just to add to this - in the Q'uran it says that women should breastfeed for two years. Interestingly this is just the time when the babe's immune system is fully developed
goodcents is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off