Would you eat your own placenta?

In our January issue’s Eye on the world section (page 40) we feature a growing trend: new mothers who are eating their own placentas for its high nutritional value.  Now, this is of course not a common practice by any means and many find it quite disturbing. Would you eat your own placenta? Please let us know.


Photos by Kathryn Parker Almanas

Watch this short clip where Anderson Cooper asks women whether they would consider eating their placenta:

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