Due to her financial hardship, the American mother resorted to selling her breast milk online, earning around $ 15,000 USD for it. The British Mirror reported that Julie Dennis is selling her breast milk after she gave birth for another couple’s baby in August 2019, and this idea came to her when the baby she gave birth to to another couple reached 6 months and he is no longer. Breastmilk needs.
Julie, an elementary school teacher, sells milk for 90 cents an ounce to other families whose newborns are born, and the 32-year-old explained that her milk sale equals a full-time job.
The woman, who is a mother of two, lives in Florida, USA, said: “I have a perfectly good womb and perfectly fine milk, so I can use it too. It’s not about the money but it’s up to me and my family.”
Julie responded to the negative comments from some people who wondered why she should earn money from something free, saying: “I spend hours a day plugging the pump every day, and keep him away from my family.”
The mother pumps 15,000 ounces of milk per month, stores it in her freezer and ships it across the country in an ice box filled with ice packs. “Natural milk contains antibodies and her human milk is made for babies, but it is much more expensive than formula milk,” she said.
She also claimed that she received strange requests from men who wanted “proof” that milk was actually her and said, “Usually they ask for videos or pictures which is totally unacceptable. I’ve always blocked people as soon as they place a request like this.”