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Five breastfeeding secrets every new mother should know

May 12, 2022 1:41 pm

A mother-to-be can consider meeting with a lactation consultant or another nursing expert before the baby is born

US faces a shortage of baby formula; find out what it is and why, when it is given

May 11, 2022 6:19 pm

According to Dr Krishan Chugh of Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram, baby formula is a substitute to mother's milk, given when the mother cannot feed them

New mom Evelyn Sharma pens relatable post on cluster feeding: 'Things no one warns you about'

January 21, 2022 5:30 pm

"Cluster feeding is actually not for nutrition but for comfort," a doctor explained.

How beneficial is breastfeeding? Here is an age-wise breakup

January 12, 2022 4:50 pm

When the baby turns a month old, the oxytocin released from nursing bonds the mother and the child.

Covid-positive Shikha Singh opens up about breastfeeding struggles: 'Pumping my milk and giving that to Alayna'

January 07, 2022 12:12 pm

"For me, it’s more of a mental fight to be away from my baby"

‘People want jewelry with meaning’: How breast milk became a gem

December 28, 2021 9:53 am

For some parents, jewelry made from breast milk can also be a way to cope with loss.

Covid antibodies found in breast milk of vaccinated, infected moms: Study

November 16, 2021 4:05 pm

Mothers who had disease-acquired immunity produced high levels of Immunoglobulin A (IgA) antibodies against the virus in breast milk, while vaccine-acquired immunity produced robust Immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies.

Breast milk contains antibodies up to 10 months after Covid recovery, study finds

September 29, 2021 5:09 pm

The main antibody in breast milk is Secretory Immunoglobulin A (IgA), which sticks to the lining of babies' respiratory and intestinal tracts, blocking viruses and bacteria from entering their bodies

Breast milk of vaccinated mothers contains antibodies that fight Covid-19

August 25, 2021 4:52 pm

The research, published in the journal Breastfeeding Medicine, strongly suggests that vaccines can help protect both mother and baby, another compelling reason for pregnant or lactating women to get immunised

'Being a mom': Gal Gadot shares photos of herself pumping breast milk on set

December 27, 2021 4:23 pm

With this, the Wonder Woman actor joins the ranks of other such celebrity mothers who have normalised breastfeeding and breast milk pumping in the past