Posts tagged "lactation"

This Month In Boobs: An Extremely Resourceful Woman Used Her Breast Milk To Rob A Pharmacy

A woman in Germany robbed a pharmacy by squirting breast milk into the cashier’s eye, taking cash from the till, and running off. Again: A woman in Germany robbed a pharmacy by squirting breast milk into the cashier’s eye, taking cash from the till, and running off. This is obviously the best boob-related news item…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 29, 2014

A Man Who Is Determined To Breastfeed

Common knowledge says that men can't breastfeed. But … can they? In a kind of awesome article over at Slate.com, writer Michael Thomsen decided to see if he—a 33-year-old male—could lactate after reading that Charles Darwin said it was possible for men to produce milk and looking up a Bible verse (Numbers 11:12, which reads,…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 31, 2011

Men Can Breastfeed — Seriously!

Weird alert! Besides enhancing the pectorals of the male species, male nipples can actually play a purpose other than decoration. Since men posses both mammary glands and pituitary glands––the essentials for lactation -- they also have the ability to breastfeed. When the factors align properly, some doctors believe that men can partake in nourishing their…

By: Justine Fields / August 17, 2009

Pregnant Man Gives Birth To His Second Child

Thomas Beatie, the world's first pregnant man, shot to insta-fame when he appeared on "Oprah" last year. He gave birth to a baby girl in July 2008. And he just popped out his second kid—this time, a boy. So how exactly does a dude get knocked up? Turns out Thomas was born a woman, and…

By: Justine Fields / June 10, 2009