Medela’s Muse on The News - April edition!

It’s been another news fuelled month for breastfeeding in April! In celebration of this, we’ve put together our favourite stories for you to read and get involved in….!

Muse on the News


A candid image of a mother breastfeeding her young child while using the toilet has divided parents online, as some argue it’s an honest depiction of parenthood, while others have labelled it “disgusting”. What do you think?


‘Nursing is normal’- Ivette Ivens photographs her subjects in outdoor environments as a reminder that breastfeeding is perfectly natural. These pictures are beautiful…


A breastfeeding campaigner has collaborated with ice creamists The Licklators to re-launch breast milk ice cream, in celebration of a new little prince or princess. Victoria Hiley, a mum from Leeds, says she wanted to remind the Duchess of Cambridge, and mums around the country, of the benefits of breastfeeding. And also ‘how delicious breast milk is, whatever your age’. Will you be giving this a try?


Instagram has updated its community guidelines with more detail on what types of nudity it allows. Instagram has, in the past faced criticism for removing topless photos of women whereas now , the updated guidelines state that photos of “post-mastectomy scarring and women actively breastfeeding” are permitted. Yay!