This Incarcerated Mom Wants The Right To Breastfeed

An incarcerated 33-year-old mom is fighting for the right to breastfeed her baby during family visits. Monique Hidalgo, who has opioid-use disorder, gave birth to her daughter while incarcerated in a New Mexico state prison. Last week a state judge ruled that Hidalgo, and all incarcerated women in New Mexico, have the right to breastfeed under the state Constitution.

This post was syndicated from Health | Yahoo Beauty. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply