The latest episode of our Am I Making You Uncomfortable? podcast looks at our relationship with nipples, with artist Emma Low and Coppafeel's Clare O’Neill.
Experts reveal whether a free-range life during the coronavirus pandemic is good for your breast health.
"We know they'll raise a few eyebrows."
The city ordinance had previously required females over the age of 10 to pay a R3,000 fine if they displayed any part of the breast below the top of the nipple.
Dense breasts can hide cancerous lumps on a mammogram –– and most women don't even know what dense breasts are, let alone the cancer risk they pose.
From hairs to bumps...
Nipples: some people have small ones, others have big ones, some people’s are a little hairy, while others have lots of bumps
My working mum body is pure function. I no longer feel tiredness or pain in the same way (I can hold a wee through a two hour meeting whilst barely registering the discomfort) and any worries I had about my mummy tummy in formal work wear were long ago overtaken by those of leaking breasts and sneezing with a weakened pelvic floor.
It is a sad truth that one in eight women in the UK will develop breast cancer at some point in their lifetime. One of the things that gives us hope when we think about this is the established fact that the earlier the diagnosis, the better the chance of beating it.