While breastfeeding is the most natural thing in the world, some moms
face issues that make it hard for them to do so. Sometimes, their babies
find it hard to latch onto their breasts. Other times, their milk
supply is lacking. Still others face health problems.
determination to overcome these hurdles (instead of giving up and opting
to bottlefeed) is the subject of a new photo exhibit that launches
today, August 15, at the SM Mall of Asia. Mounted in cooperation with
Yahoo! SHE Philippines, KAYA Women Empowerment and Support Group and
LIFE by Imagine Nation Photography, the exhibit coincides with World
It features 17 nursing moms dressed in
traditional Filipino costumes, together with their inspiring accounts of
how they prevailed over personal odds. “Breastfeeding Pinays and their
Miracle Stories” will run at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall and South
Pavilion until August 22.