January 13, 2020 4:10 pm
IVF mothers need to be counselled. They can consult the gynaecologist who will sensitise the patient about how milk production works and the overall benefits of breastfeeding. It is only when the baby suckles that the milk production increases.
December 23, 2019 7:52 am
Breastfeeding mothers should increase their energy dietary intake in order to support breast milk production and prevent malnutrition in their infants.
December 06, 2019 1:32 pm
One of the most common infections breastfeeding mothers easily catch is throat and sinus infection. This is not a reason to stop breastfeeding.
December 04, 2019 7:46 pm
Contrary to popular belief, not everything that a breastfeeding mother consumes is actually transferred to the baby through her breast milk. There are no foods that you should avoid simply because you are breastfeeding.
September 16, 2019 1:50 pm
Recommended by Ayurveda — as it is proven to have excellent effects on the baby and as as the mother's health — breastfeeding helps lowers risks asthma, allergies, respiratory diseases, ear infections, and even diarrhoea.
September 12, 2019 1:19 pm
Make sure you speak to your HR before you rejoin work. Let them know when you plan to join and also that you plan to continue to breastfeed your child. Ask them if they have an association with a nearby daycare.
August 27, 2019 11:43 am
It is essential to maintain a healthy and balanced diet when breastfeeding, as the new born baby gets all of their required nutrients from the mother’s milk.
August 07, 2019 3:55 pm
Lactating women need to eat at regular intervals and space their meals well between baby's sleep cycles. Some communities believe in lactating women taking loads of ghee in order to enhance milk production.
August 01, 2019 11:01 am
It is always recommended to visit an endocrinologist if the mother is facing difficulty in managing her diabetes. However, we need to stress the fact that a diabetic woman nursing her child will not inherit diabetes to her child.
July 23, 2019 12:21 pm
Apart from training your baby, talk to your manager about having flexible work timings. Claim your rights as a breastfeeding mom and don't be afraid to speak up.