There is a foul smelling odor emitting in the air. Medolac has started an initiative to increase breastfeeding rates in the African American community of Detroit. Medolac will be offering one dollar per ounce of breast milk to African American women, in turn she will be selling milk to hospitals for seven dollars an ounce. Yes, you read that right. Elena Medo, the CEO of Medolac, will be selling milk to various hospitals and unidentified institutions for a six hundred percent mark-up!
It is a statistical fact that African American women have the lowest breastfeeding rates in the United States. Elena Medo’s stance is that the opportunity of making money from their breast milk will increase breastfeeding rates. Is there any independent studies that back the assertions of Medolac that the for profit enterprise of paying moms for their breast milk will increase breastfeeding duration?
Is Elena Medo implying that money…
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