Breast Feeding

  • News briefs: Welfare dept organises “breast feeding week” in Indore 02-08-2013 11:43 PM

    A programme was organised to celebrate the Breast feeding Week by the woman and child welfare department under the supervision of district programme officer. The women were educated on the benefits of breastfeeding. The programme also had a session with gynecologist who interacted on woman health issues and benefits of...
  • Breast-feeding babies staves off asthma risk 24-07-2011 12:51 PM

    London: Breast-feeding a baby for six months post birth can stave off their risk of developing asthma-related symptoms in early childhood, says a scientific study. The study looked at the impact of the duration of breast-feeding and the introduction of alternative liquids or solids in addition to breast milk. Generation...
  • Babies can be fed solid food before 6 mths 15-01-2011 02:36 PM

    London: New mothers have been told to breastfeed their babies for six months only to prevent allergies, food aversion and even obesity but now research says babies can be safely given solid foods at least eight weeks earlier. Researchers have questioned guidelines issued in 2001 by the World Health Organisation,...
  • Harvesting stem cells from breast milk 26-05-2010 12:00 PM

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  • Breast-fed kids are more intelligent 06-10-2006 09:43 AM

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