breastfeeding

Milk Donation: Peer sharing vs Milk banks

Human milk is the highest source of nutrition for infants from 0 to 6 months of age, and continuing human milk feeding with appropriate complementary feed for up to 2 years and beyond. Human milk is species-specific and far superior to all other options available for infant feeding.    Premature and sick infants are frequently […]

Making it Work: Breastfeeding & Pumping at Work

Breastfeeding is a beautiful phase of the amazing journey of motherhood and every mom wants to enjoy and cherish these special moments throughout her life. Breastfeeding comes with its own share of ups and downs.  After breastfeeding your baby for the first six months, the thought of going back to work and not being able […]

Breastfeeding during winters

Breastfeeding during the cold winter months presents some unique challenges for new moms.  Removing jackets or sweatshirts to allow babies access to mom’s breasts exposes moms to the cold temperatures.  This can be minimized by mom layering her clothing or choosing a long-sleeved nursing top, zip-up sweatshirt, or button-up sweater to wear.  Babies can be […]

Effect of Diwali pollution on pregnant mother or growth of her baby

As you look forward to celebrating Diwali this fortnight, it is imperative for you to know the effect of Diwali pollution on pregnancy and the growth of the baby. There is enough scientific evidence to show the effects of pollution in pregnancy. Breathing in air pollutants can cause harm to an expectant mother and the […]

Breastfeeding during festive season

With Diwali and other festivities round the corner, eating right during the festive season is key to stay healthy and celebrating with vigour and joy. Nursing mothers specifically should be conscious about their diet. Following a nutritious diet gives the baby healthy thick milk, which helps in speedy and steady growth of the child. The […]

Benefits of breastfeeding during Covid19 pandemic

Last 7 months have been quite stressful for the entire world due to the outbreak of COVID-19. This may be especially more challenging for new mothers who are breastfeeding and concerned about their baby’s health. Here is why a breastfeeding mother shouldn’t panic: Breastfeeding is good for babies– It protects them from many infections. While […]

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