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Other myths have sometimes been developed with the aim of achieving social, religious, or cultural goals, such as tribe expansion under milk kinship laws. That is, breast milk is a female source, whose cultural and institutional importance is such that men and women contend for its control. PRL- mediated milk production and secretion, however, may continue as long as the breasts are stimulated, as evidenced by the ability of wet-nursing for many years Two medical situations - hyperprolactinemia and induced lactation, appear as possible explanations for this phenomenon. The Anthropology of Breast-Feeding. She carefully explained how breastfeeding was anything but linear.