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Don’t bother looking for a wet nurse. They don't exist officially in Berlin anymore. Ahrents, a former escort “of the bizarre kind” on parental leave (she has a six-month old baby girl), sells her breast milk to yet-to-be-weaned adult males. more

Interviews & Portraits

BOOB JOBS! Nurse Herklotz has been working in the Ernst von Bergmann clinic in Potsdam for 26 years now. She’s part of the three-woman team running Dr. Radke’s milk bank. more

Interviews & Portraits

BOOB JOBS! Each year a staggering amount of women avoid being screened for breast cancer because they are afraid that the radiation itself will cause the disease. more

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Dr. Richter-Ehrenstein has dedicated her lifework to breasts – and to the 58,000 women who are diagnosed with breast cancer in Germany every year. more

Interviews & Portraits

BOOB JOBS! A key figure in Berlin's electroclash movement as part of Team Plastique, Kross speaks of her transformation from tight-bunned turtleneck wearer to whip-heavy hot-for-teacher phenomenon. more

Interviews & Portraits

While milk banks abounded in the GDR, they're now almost a thing of the past. But recent research on babies' nutritonal needs and a rise in premature births could ensure the survival of the milk bank. more

Zeitgeist

Our brats editor says it's good for more than just feeding your baby. There are so many advantages to breast-feeding! It’s quick, easy, healthy – and there’s all this great stuff you can do with the surplus. Here's what. more

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When the PIP scandal broke in 2010, few breast implant patients in Germany were told they were carrying toxic time bombs. Up to 500,000 women in Europe are believed to have been affected – many in Berlin. more

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OUT NOW! "The BOOBS issue" – HUMAN MILK BANKS, ART TITS, BOOB JOBS and an investigation into THE COST OF CHEAP SILICON. PLUS, interviews with TINDERSTICKS, and JIM BROADBENT. more

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