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Mariah Carey Drinks Beer to Help Breastfeeding


Nick Cannon is expressing his anger about tabloids reports that there was alcohol and drug activity in wife Mariah Carey’s hospital room after the birth of their twins Moroccan and Monroe on April 30. Child Protective Services were actually called following the reports, although the matter was quickly resolved.

Plus: Jail Time for Breastfeeding Under the Influence? 

The drinking part, Cannon says, is actually true. A nurse suggested Mariah try a beer to help with nursing, since lots of people think that its yeast can aid in breastfeeding. And we'd like to add that after nine months of no booze, a couple sips of brewski tastes very very good.

Plus: Real Mom Breastfeeding Stories 

Did you ever hear that beer can help you nurse? Did you occasionally indulge in light drinking while breastfeeding, or did you abstain altogether?