“Why I’ve had to give up breastfeeding, by Denise Van Outen
By Ben Todd
Last updated at 1:05 PM on 14th July 2010
There are many reasons that new mothers might opt out of breastfeeding.
Some find it too painful, some find it too difficult. Denise Van Outen, on the other hand, simply found it too public.
The 36-year-old actress said she gave up breastfeeding her daughter Betsy after less than a month, claiming she didn’t like the idea of being spotted nursing in Starbucks. Or, heaven forbid, the Post Office.”
So Denise – this is ok?
But this is not?
The 36-year-old new mum said: “I probably should have persevered a bit longer than three weeks. “But I can’t be sitting in Starbucks and breast feeding, because they (photographers) are taking pictures.”
Hmm, I wonder if there is a connection: