April 16, 2020 1:33 pm
Before feeding the baby, the mother should wash her hands well with soap and water or an alcohol-based sanitiser.
February 22, 2020 5:11 pm
As actor Shilpa Shetty Kundra joins the ranks of mothers with surrogate babies, a doctor tells us how such women, including adoptive ones, can also experience the breastfeeding process.
February 01, 2020 11:00 am
Stress, hormonal imbalances and fatigue are very normal for a new mother and some mothers even face postpartum depression that can interfere with breast milk production.
January 03, 2020 3:04 pm
Once solid foods are introduced to a breastfed baby around six months, there will be many changes in his elimination patterns. The stools will have a stronger odour and different colour and consistency.
November 18, 2019 4:38 pm
Breastfeeding hygiene tips: In addition to washing your breasts, make it a habit to wash your hands and forearms before feeding your baby to avoid their exposure to bacteria.
November 15, 2019 10:36 am
Researchers compared the records of 1,58,422 children to analyse how the method of birth (vaginal vs caesarean) and feeding practice (breastfed or bottle fed) influenced the number of allergic conditions reported by each young person up to 18 years.
October 28, 2019 2:59 pm
One of the prime reasons due to which the baby does not get the available milk is because the baby is poorly latched onto the breast. It is imperative that the mother is taught how to latch the baby onto her breast correctly.
October 21, 2019 4:12 pm
Breastfeeding is known to contain natural antibiotics, besides increasing intelligence and decreasing the chances of getting middle ear infections. Breast milk is also known to increase cold and flu resistance.
December 03, 2019 11:24 am
Breastfeeding your baby for the first time? Here are some comfortable positions you can try while feeding your baby.
October 09, 2019 6:01 pm
"Whether you are expressing milk to feed your child, giving him or her formula feed, or breastfeeding, you have the right to do so in a small, private space, anywhere. I am only giving a voice to the dilemma faced by thousands of mothers."