Breast-feeding a 3-year-old is normal, anthropologist says – USATODAY.com

Breast-feeding a 3-year-old is normal, anthropologist says – USATODAY.com.

Despite a breast-feeding brouhaha kicked off last week by a Time magazine cover photo of a mom nursing her 3-year-old son, that’s actually the norm worldwide, experts say. But in the United States, breast-feeding children that old is practiced among a tiny sliver of mothers.

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