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World Breastfeeding Week: Dos and dont's for new mothers during pandemic

August 06, 2020 5:30 pm

Considering the current circumstances, some pregnant women or new mothers may suffer depression or anxiety, especially if she tests positive or suffers mild symptoms. Therefore, partner’s and family’s support \is a must to keep everyday worries at bay

World Breastfeeding Week: What causes breast lumps? A doctor answers

August 05, 2020 6:58 pm

It is good to be aware of these lumps and one should not delay meeting with a doctor in case they notice such problems

Yoga for breastfeeding mothers to stay calm, strong and agile

August 05, 2020 3:52 pm

It’s quite common to be stressed, worried and anxious about the changes, the new habits, etc., most of which arise from adjusting to the changes in the body.

Mothers should continue to breastfeed infants even if they are COVID-19 positive: WCD ministry

August 05, 2020 2:59 pm

The WHO on Tuesday also said the risk of COVID-19 infection from breastfeeding is negligible and has never been documented, calling for greater support for the practice

World Breastfeeding Week: Most moms concerned about breastfeeding in pandemic

August 04, 2020 5:12 pm

Conducted by Momspresso, the survey done with 800 mothers has found that 93 per cent of respondents are concerned about breastfeeding right now.

Women receive unwanted attention while breastfeeding in public, survey finds

August 03, 2020 5:52 pm

While the research mainly pointed out the stigma of breastfeeding in the UK, it is also true that women around the world find it incredibly difficult to find a safe space to feed their babies

World Breastfeeding Week: All you need to know about breastfeeding during the pandemic

August 03, 2020 6:20 pm

World Breastfeeding Week is observed between August 1-7 annually

World Breastfeeding Week: Breastfeeding is safe after anaesthesia, says Association of Anaesthetists

August 01, 2020 6:38 pm

The guidelines were published in the journal Anaesthesia in the wake of World Breastfeeding Week, held between August 1-7

Three in every 5 children denied of colostrum in first hour of birth, says report

August 09, 2019 3:45 pm

According to a report prepared by 'Child Rights and You', taking data from the latest NFHS survey in 2015-16, three in every five children in India have been denied colostrum.

Breastfeeding mothers must follow a balanced diet to lose weight

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.