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In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts New Mothers Are Championing The Cause Of Breastfeeding, Courtesy Nutrition India Programme

In Maharashtra’s Amravati and Nandurbar Districts New Mothers Are Championing The Cause Of Breastfeeding, Courtesy Nutrition India Programme
Breastfeeding Campaign Highlights Features Swasth India
Here is how Nutrition India Programme kick-started by Reckitt Benckiser in Amravati and Nandurbar districts of the second most populous state of India - Maharashtra is making women aware about breastfeeding practices and creating nutrition-rich societies ...
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Top Highlights: Nutrition India Programme Annual Report 2019

Top Highlights: Nutrition India Programme Annual Report 2019
Campaign Highlights Features Season 6 Highlights Swasth India
Here are the highlights of Nutrition India Programme, kick-started by Reckitt Benckiser in the two districts of Amravati and Nandurbar in the second most populous state of India - Maharashtra to fight malnutrition and help provide better nutrition to new mothers and newborns ...
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At 20.1 Million, India Expected To Have Highest Births Since COVID-19 Declared As Pandemic: UNICEF

At 20.1 Million, India Expected To Have Highest Births Since COVID-19 Declared As Pandemic: UNICEF
Coronavirus Outbreak News
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) warns that pregnant mothers and babies born during the COVID-19 pandemic across the world were threatened by strained health systems and disruptions in services ...
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Breastfeeding And Coronavirus Outbreak: Here Is What Nursing Mothers Should Know

Breastfeeding And Coronavirus Outbreak: Here Is What Nursing Mothers Should Know
Breastfeeding Coronavirus Outbreak News Swasth India
According to the World Health Organisation, women with COVID-19 can breastfeed their child if they wish to do so provided they practice utmost hygiene while touching their baby and routinely clean and disinfect surfaces they have touched ...
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An Image Of A Player Breastfeeding Publicly In Mizoram Highlights Issues Faced By Nursing Mothers

‘Mothers should feel comfortable to nurse in public’, says the Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) Guidelines 2016, prepared by the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, however, as per experts, these guidelines are far from being observed in public spaces
Breastfeeding News Swasth India
A photograph of a 22-year-old Mizoram volleyball player breastfeeding her baby during interval of a match went viral and by and large got a thumbs up from social media, however, it also highlighted the challenges a young mother faces to breastfeed ...
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New Study Highlights That Pregnant Women Often Lack Adequate Nutrition

New Study Highlights That Pregnant Women Often Lack Adequate Nutrition
News Nutrition
The study published in 'Maternal & Child Nutrition' journal highlighted that most pregnant women part of the research did not meet iron or calcium intake requirements ...
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Breast Milk Could Help Prevent Heart Disease In Premature Infants: Study

Breast Milk Could Help Prevent Heart Disease In Premature Infants: Study
Breastfeeding News
For the first six months, exclusive breastfeeding is recommended as it provides an optimal amount of nutrition and is a right mix of all the nutrients that the growing infant needs ...
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How Did This Chhattisgarh District Become The ‘Breastfeeding Champion’ Of The Country

How Did This Chhattisgarh District Become The ‘Breastfeeding Champion’ Of The Country
Breastfeeding Swasth India
Chhattisgarh's Surguju district was once trapped in myths and disbeliefs related to breastfeeding, as women there lacked awareness about the practice. Here's what changed and how Surguju became the breastfeeding champion ...
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Here’s What Neha Dhupia Said About Breastfeeding At 12-Hour Swasthagraha

Neha Dhupia
Breastfeeding News Swasth India
New mother Neha Dhupia, who welcomed her first child – a baby girl – in November last year, spoke about the importance of breastfeeding at the 12-hour Swasthagraha by NDTV and Dettol’s Banega Swasth India campaign this morning ...
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National Nutrition Month: मां और बच्चे दोनों के लिए क्यों ज़रूरी है स्तनपान?

National Nutrition Month: मां और बच्चे दोनों के लिए क्यों ज़रूरी है स्तनपान?
Banega Swachh India Hindi Special
स्तनपान शिशुओं के लिए सबसे सुरक्षित, स्वास्थ्यप्रद भोजन है, जो कि पोषक तत्वों से भरपूर होता है और यह बच्चे को इंफेक्‍शन और कई बीमारियों से बचा सकता है. विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन (डब्ल्यूएचओ) और द यूनाइटेड नेशंस चिल्ड्रन फंड (यूनिसेफ) के अनुसार, ब्रेस्‍ट फीड बच्चे को जन्म के एक घंटे के भीतर दिया जाना चाहिए और उसके बाद बच्चे को शुरुआती छह महीनों तक विशेष रूप से इसे जारी रखा जाना चाहिए ...
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Expert Blog: Five Superfoods Every Lactating Mother Should Consume

Expert Blog: Five Superfoods Every Lactating Mother Should Consume
Blogs National Nutrition Month Nutrition Swasth India
A nursing mom should add these healthy superfoods to her diet for essential nutrients that she and her baby need ...
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Draft Policy To Set Up Rooms For Breastfeeding Infants In Public Places Formed: Delhi Government To High Court

Draft Policy To Set Up Rooms For Breastfeeding Infants In Public Places Formed: Delhi Government To High Court
Breastfeeding Delhi News Swasth India
The Delhi High Court had earlier directed the Delhi government and other local authorities to work out a plan for providing separate rooms for mothers to breastfeed in privacy in public places and buildings ...
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