Collectively, these symptoms may signify an empathic identification with a pregnant partner and to the man’s unborn child, but they could also be a resolution of unconscious thoughts that might threaten both.
It’s called Couvade Syndrome and it affects men whose partners are expecting a baby
While not intentional or planned — or even something I would have chosen — formula-feeding helped us create egalitarian habits that remain with us today. I’m not saying I live in an equal parenting paradise, but bringing in formula nudged us much closer to 50/50, domestically and professionally, than we would have landed otherwise.
Breast is best — except for equal parenting
The amount the British government is paying some mothers to breastfeed their newborns for at least 6 weeks.