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Covid-positive mums can breastfeed, says Centre's new advisory

It has now been approved that women can take COVID-19 vaccines even during pregnancy

27 Jul 2021 7:07 AM

Breast milk plays critical role in preventing heart diseases

Breast milk may prevent heart diseases in premature babies.

10 Dec 2019 1:38 PM

Breast milk can be beneficial for heart health of preemies

Breast milk could help prevent heart disease premature infants: Study.

29 Nov 2019 5:32 PM

Give children only these 3 drinks

One should be extremely cautious when it comes to children’s diet.

21 Sep 2019 7:42 PM

Mother's guide to breastfeeding

Here is a comprehensive guide on breastfeeding for mothers.

06 Aug 2019 3:21 PM


Jaipur college disallows mother to breastfeed her 8-month-old child during exam

Her husband, Kaul Ram Bairwa said that their daughter started crying out of hunger while he was waiting for his wife.

02 Aug 2019 8:38 PM

Breastfeeding or pumping: What to choose?

World Breastfeeding Week: To choose breast feeding or pumping?

30 Jul 2019 12:14 PM

Breastfeeding practice by earliest ancestors explained

Breastfeeding Analysis has revealed that infants were breastfed continuously from birth to about one year of age.

18 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Breastfeeding: Prevalent practice during ancient times

Breastfeeding practice by earliest ancestors explained.

17 Jul 2019 9:41 AM

In a first, the Taj Mahal gets a breastfeeding room

The Taj Mahal becomes first Indian monument with breastfeeding room.

24 May 2019 2:38 PM


Breastfeeding vital for brain development

Breastfeeding important for brain growth of premature babies.

28 Apr 2019 5:03 PM

This smart tool lets men breastfeed

Called Father’s Nursing Assistant, the apparatus is a fake breast that can be worn like a jacket.

17 Mar 2019 10:47 AM

Delay the first bath

Delaying newborn baths leads to increase in rates of breastfeeding: Study.

23 Jan 2019 1:27 PM

Mother’s milk is the best

Dr Preeti Sharma, consultant pediatrician, answers some common questions and dispels some wrong notions on the issue.

31 Dec 2018 6:08 AM

World AIDS Day: Here are a few things you need to know

HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus while AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

01 Dec 2018 10:32 AM


Breastfeeding could lower risk of maternal hypertension

Breastfeeding provides major health benefits not only to the infant, but also to the nursing mother.

24 Oct 2018 1:46 PM

Breast milk found to reduce antibiotic-resistant bacteria in babies

Bacteria resistant to antibiotics are among the greatest global threats to human health.

19 Oct 2018 9:36 AM

Breastfeeding makes babies less reactive to stress: Study

Here is what a new study has found.

28 Sep 2018 9:22 AM

Breastfeeding not solely responsible for infant's health

Breastfeeding is not always practical and may not produce the health benefits mothers hope for, researchers say.

26 Sep 2018 10:02 AM

Breast milk helps brain development in premature babies

Premature birth has been linked problems with learning and thinking skills in later life.

24 Sep 2018 10:37 AM