Pregnant Holly Madison Plans to Eat Her Own Placenta

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Pregnant Holly Madison Plans to Eat Her Own Placenta
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Thu, 02-28-2013 - 11:38am

She may still be with child, but Holly Madison is already having a post-pregnancy craving.

"This might sound gross, but I'm totally plannng on having my placenta turned into pills I can take after giving birth," the former Playboy model and Girls Next Door star wrote Wednesday on her blog. "I heard it helps women recover faster and I want to recover as quickly as I can!"
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I must really be out-of-the-loop, cause according to this article, quite a number of celebrities have done this. 

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Registered: 03-22-2007

So grossed out when I first heard this story.  Even though it's in pill form, can't help but wonder if you can taste it when you burp.  Sort of like with fish oil capsules! Ewww....

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Registered: 01-16-2013

Okay, didn't think about the burp aspect.  Yuck!  Although I know that this is quite a popular trend these days.  From what I've heard, it can really help with reducing PPD.  Don't know if I could do it though...

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