International Convenor, School of Nursing, Psychotherapy and Community Health, Dublin City University
Dr. Tanya M. Cassidy is a Fulbright-HRB (Irish Health Research Board) Health Impact scholar, a senior EU Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellow, Cochrane Fellow. She is the lead author of the book Banking on Milk: An enthnography of donor human milk relations (Routledge, 2019).
The European Union is preparing to harmonise regulations governing the trade in human milk, which sounds like a good thing. But it wont be if it sidelines breastfeeding or makes informal human-to-human milk exchanges more...