new mothers

Singing may help tackle post-natal depression: Study

Singing workshops saw the mothers learning lullabies and songs from around the world with their babies and creating new songs together about motherhood.

Jan 09, 2018, 18:15 PM IST

Five superfoods every new mother should eat post pregnancy!

Eating the right food is very important for new moms as it will provide them the essential nutrients without compromising on their health.

Feb 14, 2017, 23:23 PM IST

Happy Mother's Day: Corporates roll out benefits for new mothers

Various organisations in the country are now extending additional benefits to working mothers to ease getting back to work after pregnancy and help them establish a work-life balance and that includes women who opt for adoption and surrogacy options to raise children.

May 08, 2016, 11:57 AM IST

Stress triggers smoking in new mothers 

Mothers who quit smoking in pregnancy are more likely to start again after their baby is born if they feel stressed.

Sep 10, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Moms beware! C-section may harm your baby's 'concentration'

Soon to be moms need to think twice before opting for a C-section, as a new study has revealed that the process could impact the baby's ability to focus on a particular thing.

Aug 12, 2015, 13:02 PM IST

New moms don't get physician's advice on infant care

Many new mothers do not receive advice from physicians on aspects of infant care such as sleep position, breastfeeding, immunisation and pacifier use, says a new study.

Jul 27, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Stretch marks worrisome issue for new, expecting mothers: Survey

If one goes by a survey, most new and expecting mothers consider stretch marks as one of the most worrisome issues with respect to their physical appearance.

May 05, 2015, 17:26 PM IST

About 13 percent new mothers avoid sex

Have you rejected love-making calls from your hubby after childbirth? Take heart as you have not committed a sin.

Jul 24, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Influenza can be `deadly` for new mums and obese people

New mothers and obese people, two groups that not typically identified as risk groups, have been found at a greater risk of death and other severe outcomes from influenza, according to a study.

Aug 28, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Post-pregnancy health and diet tips

Post delivery, the new mothers need to take proper care of themselves. Experts advise them to have light and digestable food and go for oily massage.

Jul 28, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

1 in 10 new mums show signs of OCD

Women who have recently given birth have a much higher rate of obsessive-compulsive symptoms than the general population.

Mar 05, 2013, 13:15 PM IST

Cut child obesity: Healthy eating advice for new mums

Educating new mothers about healthy eating and active play can help cut risk of child obesity.

Jun 27, 2012, 19:02 PM IST

Breastfeeding not always best for mums

New mums are psychologically distressed due to the pressure of breast feeding.

Feb 20, 2011, 18:41 PM IST