Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

breast feeding


Night weaning: How to phase out night feeds for your baby

September 20, 2021 6:57 pm

If your baby's feed takes longer than five minutes, you can slowly reduce the amount of time you spend feeding him over the course of 5-7 nights.

From improving fertility to boosting immunity: Here's why Ayurveda recommends shatavari

August 27, 2021 7:14 pm

Shatavari is best consumed with milk. "Just half teaspoon with warm milk at bedtime does its magic," said Dr Dixa Bhavsar

Naturopathy diet and yoga asanas for breastfeeding mothers

May 23, 2020 5:45 pm

Practicing yoga can help facilitate the production of breast milk in lactating mothers. It improves blood circulation, stimulates the pituitary gland, aids the secretion of prolactin and increases production of breast milk.

The Early Years: Nutrition and feeding routines

January 11, 2019 10:37 am

It is recommended that only one new flavour/texture/food be added every 7-14 days in small quantities.

Dad 'breastfeeds' newborn as mother recovers from C-section complications

July 06, 2018 7:10 am

Watch how this father stepped in and volunteered to try a supplemental nursing method after his wife, April Neubauer had an emergency C-section and she encountered certain complications.

Newbie dad breastfeeds newborn daughter right after delivery

July 05, 2018 3:20 pm

Seeing how a father took such big role right after delivery won several hearts on social media. It is a good example to curb the pressure that the newbie moms often feel after their delivery also lead to postpartum blues. 

Don't feed fruit juice to child during the first year; always opt for breast feeding

May 23, 2017 4:54 pm

Excessive fruit juice to your child under age 1 can lead to excessive weight gain and tooth decay.

Why we don’t need milk

November 22, 2014 12:25 am

Studies indicate that milk may not only be unhelpful, but also detrimental.

Breast milk protein may protect babies from HIV

October 22, 2013 1:19 pm

Protein,called Tenascin-C had previously been recognised as playing a role in wound healing.

Breast feeding boosts baby’s immunity,prevents celiac disease

August 18, 2012 2:42 am

Mother’s milk is best for the baby and the benefits of breastfeeding are well-established.