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After giving birth, women are known to do some crazy things. (No explanation needed, right? We just pushed a human out of our bodies.) Among the more peculiar trends of late is the act of placenta eating—a ritual many American women subscribe to for purported benefits including hormone balancing, replenishing the body and staving off…

The post Science Says Placenta Eating Has No Benefit to Moms or Babies (Also: It’s Totally Gross) appeared first on EcoSalon.

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