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How breastfeeding is linked to being a righty or lefty

The study, from the University of Washington, suggests that the prevalence of left-handedness is lower among breastfed infants.

published on : 8th January 2019

I Love 9 Months: Breastfeeding pod cares for mothers of newborns

Even as the state government is taking steps to make the public places mother-friendly, Technopark on Tuesday set the ball rolling by installing India’s first lactation pod.

published on : 5th December 2018

Kolkata mall faces social media fury for barring woman from breastfeeding

The mother, Abhilasha Arup Das Adhikari, took to Facebook to express her experience, stating she was asked "not to do home chores" in the shopping centre.

published on : 29th November 2018

Breastfeeding benefits for newborns and mothers

Get the experts opinion on breastfeeding...

published on : 13th August 2018

Breastfeeding awareness high in Hyderabad

Women who deliver babies at government and private hospitals are counseled on the importance of breastfeeding. Attempts are also made to solve issues they might have with the process.

published on : 7th August 2018

Breastfeeding: Mothers in Tamil Nadu finish third from bottom in study

Tamil Nadu is bottom-placed just above the northeastern states of Nagaland and Meghalaya besides Uttar Pradesh when it comes to breastfeeding of babies in 0-6 months.

published on : 7th August 2018

World Breastfeeding Week: Breast milk is baby's first vaccine

Lactating women should consume a nutritionally adequate diet both during pregnancy and lactation.

published on : 4th August 2018

A note on breastfeeding for mothers

Breastfeeding Week is celebrated from August 1 to 7. Sheen L B explains the benefits and uses of the practice.

published on : 4th August 2018

How does smoking affect breastfeeding habits

New mothers who are surrounded by cigarette smoke tend to stop breastfeeding sooner than women not exposed to second-hand smoke, finds a study.

published on : 2nd August 2018

World Breastfeeding week inaugurated at Ethiraj College

The state had announced earlier that this year breast milk banks will be extended to 15 district headquarters’ hospitals at the cost of Rs 1.5 crore.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Will bring down infant mortality rate to eight: Minister K K Shylaja

Anganwadis are playing a stellar role in society. Moreover, it is from here that various welfare schemes meant for women and children are being executed.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Adyamritham campaign to be launched today

To make society aware about the merits of breastfeeding, the Women and Child Development Department will launch a week-long campaign ‘Adyamritham’ on Wednesday.

published on : 1st August 2018

Breast is best: Pamela Anderson writes to UN

Actor Pamela Anderson on behalf of PETA wrote a letter to UN stating the importance of breastfeeding for newborns.

published on : 11th July 2018

Soon, city parks to have breastfeeding centres in Hyderabad

GHMC identified three parks, NTR Gardens, Lumbini Park and Sanjeevaiah Park which will soon have breastfeeding centres.

published on : 25th June 2018
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