Mothering The Mother: Chinese Traditions for New Mothers



In today’s celebrity obsessed world many women feel pressured to return to their pre-pregnancy body and way of life as soon as they’ve hatched their little sprog.

Not so in China, where the centuries old tradition of staying in bed for a month after giving birth is alive and kicking.

But is this such a good practice to cling to or should China’s modern day women embrace more of the ways of the west?


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