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10 great reasons why you should breastfeed your baby!

 Breast milk contains all essential vitamins and nutrients your baby needs in first six months of life.  

Aug 03, 2016, 11:51 AM IST

'Newborns shouldn't be given formula immediately after birth'

Breastfeeding is definitely not an easy task, and it is even more challenging when mothers are working.

Aug 22, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Indian mothers still don`t see that breastfeeding is best: NGO

Only 41 percent of Indian mothers initiate early breastfeeding. There is a lack of awareness of the benefits of breast milk in India, an NGO said.

Aug 13, 2013, 19:36 PM IST

Social taboos prevent mothers from breastfeeding

Convincing a new mother or a family on breastfeeding a newborn within an hour of birth or up to six months continues to be a tough task, activists and experts say.

Aug 04, 2013, 13:13 PM IST

`Kids should be breastfed till the age of 2`

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated from August 1 to 7 each year in more than 170 countries to promote breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.

Aug 01, 2012, 19:39 PM IST

`Kids should be breastfed till the age of 2`

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated from August 1 to 7 each year in more than 170 countries to promote breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.

Aug 01, 2012, 19:39 PM IST