Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 19:10
A new study has revealed that skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby in the delivery room is linked positively to an increased likelihood for exclusive breastfeeding.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 22:49
Infants who are bottle-fed are more likely to develop hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (HPS), a form of stomach obstruction, than those who are breastfed, according to US researchers.
Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 10:32
UNICEF China has launched a mobile application that enables its users to locate breastfeeding rooms in public places in different cities.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 13:32
Scientists have found that `good` bacteria reach babies` digestive systems from their mother`s gut through breast milk.
Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 13:31
A new analysis has found that breastfeeding for more than six months may help protect non-smoking mothers from acquiring breast cancer.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 15:49
Breastfeeding for more than six months can protect women against breast cancer, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 13:40
Breastfeeding has been linked to decreased risk of overweight and obesity among school children, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 19:02
A modern and sophisticated breast milk bank, stated to be the first in India in the public sector, was today inaugurated here at the premier state-run SSKM hospital by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.