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Breastfeeding and breast cancer: Here's all you need to know

A majority of women ignore their breast health and the early detection of breast cancer is not possible. Read on to know from a doctor all about breastfeeding and breast cancer and whether breastfeeding can cut down one's risk of breast cancer

Breastfeeding and breast cancer: Here's all you need to know (Jonathan Borba)
Breastfeeding and breast cancer: Here's all you need to know (Jonathan Borba)
Updated on Aug 24, 2022 02:39 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Sagging breasts: Causes, home remedies, simple homemade packs and treatment

Check out these home remedies that you should include in your daily activities to increase the strength and firmness of the breasts and some simple homemade packs that you can use to prevent breast sagging along with treatments for an augmented breast lift

Sagging breasts: Causes, home remedies, simple homemade packs and treatment (Снежана)
Sagging breasts: Causes, home remedies, simple homemade packs and treatment (Снежана)
Updated on Aug 18, 2022 04:53 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Intermittent fasting side effects: How it can affect breastfeeding mom and child

Intermittent fasting is gaining popularity with each passing day but it's not for everyone. Here's why breastfeeding mothers should avoid this diet plan.

Experts say intermittent fasting during breastfeeding is a bit risky as it can be a challenge to meet caloric, nutritional and fluid requirements for new mothers as well as the child.(Unsplash)
Experts say intermittent fasting during breastfeeding is a bit risky as it can be a challenge to meet caloric, nutritional and fluid requirements for new mothers as well as the child.(Unsplash)
Published on Aug 16, 2022 05:05 PM IST
By, Delhi

Extended breastfeeding: Advantages and disadvantages of this cultural taboo

Extended breastfeeding is entirely a personal choice and may not be for everyone but its wonderful benefits for both the mother and the child must not be ignored. It also has its share of challenges. Read on to know from a doctor about advantages and disadvantages of extended breastfeeding

Extended breastfeeding: Advantages and disadvantages of this cultural taboo (MART PRODUCTION)
Extended breastfeeding: Advantages and disadvantages of this cultural taboo (MART PRODUCTION)
Updated on Aug 10, 2022 12:18 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Easy tips for new-age moms to continue giving perks of breast milk to their baby

Health experts insist that breastfeeding should not only be restricted to the first few months of a baby’s growth but should be continued till 12 or 18 months and beyond. They spill the beans on some easy tips for new-age mommies to continue giving benefits of breast milk to their baby

Breastfeeding tips: Easy ways for new-age moms to continue giving benefits of breast milk to their baby (Photo by Dave Clubb on Unsplash)
Breastfeeding tips: Easy ways for new-age moms to continue giving benefits of breast milk to their baby (Photo by Dave Clubb on Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 08, 2022 05:14 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Diabetes: Breastfeeding tips for new mothers to control blood sugar levels

New mothers with diabetes must eat on time, have enough water, sleep well and check their blood sugar levels before and after breastfeeding. Here are other important tips.

Diabetic new mothers need support from their family members as they may not have sufficient time in hand for self-care.(Pexels)
Diabetic new mothers need support from their family members as they may not have sufficient time in hand for self-care.(Pexels)
Published on Aug 07, 2022 01:07 PM IST
By, Delhi

World Breastfeeding Week: Common problems faced during breastfeeding

World Breastfeeding Week: From breast engorgement to blocked milk duct to Mastitis, doctors noted down the common problems faced during breastfeeding.

World Breastfeeding Week: Common problems faced during breastfeeding(Unsplash)
World Breastfeeding Week: Common problems faced during breastfeeding(Unsplash)
Published on Aug 06, 2022 09:13 AM IST
ByTapatrisha Das, Delhi

World Breastfeeding Week: Lesser known facts of breastfeeding for mother, baby

While breast milk is an ideal food for babies and can fight off infection, breastfeeding is equally beneficial for feeding mothers. It offers numerous benefits but also has few lesser known risks associated with it. Doctors reveal some lesser known facts of breastfeeding for women and children

World Breastfeeding Week 2022: Lesser known facts of breastfeeding for mother and baby (Nila Racigan)
World Breastfeeding Week 2022: Lesser known facts of breastfeeding for mother and baby (Nila Racigan)
Updated on Aug 05, 2022 04:24 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Breastfeeding is nature’s best health plan

The article has been authored by Sujeet Ranjan, associate director, nutrition, Tata Trusts.

World Breastfeeding Week: Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and child(Unsplash)
World Breastfeeding Week: Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and child(Unsplash)
Published on Aug 05, 2022 01:09 PM IST
ByHindustan Times

World Breastfeeding Week: Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and child

World Breastfeeding Week: From providing security to boosting immunity, breast milk brings numerous health benefits for the babies. For nursing mothers, breastfeeding helps in preventing cancer, postpartum depression and shedding the extra kilos gained during pregnancy.

World Breastfeeding Week: Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and child(Unsplash)
World Breastfeeding Week: Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and child(Unsplash)
Updated on Aug 05, 2022 04:11 PM IST
ByTapatrisha Das, Delhi

Tips to aid breastfeeding for first time mothers

Many mothers shy away from nursing due to many reasons such as lack of awareness and education on the importance of breastfeeding, lack of support in terms of techniques, latching difficulties and positioning. Here are tips by doctors to aid breastfeeding for first time mothers

Tips to aid breastfeeding for first time mothers (MART PRODUCTION)
Tips to aid breastfeeding for first time mothers (MART PRODUCTION)
Updated on Jul 31, 2022 08:11 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Maternal milk tied to better school-age outcomes for children born preterm

Overall, the team found that higher maternal milk intake was associated with higher Performance IQ and higher reading and math scores. Parents also reported fewer ADHD symptoms for children who consumed more maternal milk during infan

Preterm infants who receive greater quantities of maternal milk have higher IQs, reduced ADHD symptoms: Study(Pexels)
Preterm infants who receive greater quantities of maternal milk have higher IQs, reduced ADHD symptoms: Study(Pexels)
Published on Jul 14, 2022 04:06 PM IST
ANI |

Is breastfeeding too hyped up?

Some women with ample maternity leave put enormous pressure on themselves to breastfeed. But sometimes it just doesn’t work.

Some women have health problems that make breastfeeding nearly impossible(Angel Santamaria/Addictive Stock/imago images)
Some women have health problems that make breastfeeding nearly impossible(Angel Santamaria/Addictive Stock/imago images)
Published on Jun 17, 2022 06:52 PM IST

Moms seeking formula tire of those who say, just breastfeed

Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first six months of life by major medical entities like the World Health Organization, giving rise to the saying, “breast is best.” But breastfeeding doesn’t work for everyone, and that mantra is only adding to the stress.

Moms seeking formula tire of those who say, just breastfeed(Pexels)
Moms seeking formula tire of those who say, just breastfeed(Pexels)
Published on May 20, 2022 11:07 AM IST
AP |

Study explores effect of breastfeeding on mothers' mental health

Of 36 studies that found a statistically significant relationship between breastfeeding and mental health, 29 of those found that breastfeeding was associated with fewer mental health symptoms, and one found that breastfeeding was associated with increased maternal mental health symptoms.

Study explores effect of breastfeeding on mothers' mental health(Pexels)
Study explores effect of breastfeeding on mothers' mental health(Pexels)
Published on May 16, 2022 10:32 AM IST
ANI | , Washington

Postpartum health tips: Essential nutrition every breastfeeding mother needs

There is no one ‘perfect’ diet for breastfeeding mothers but there are some general guidelines that can help you acquire the nutrients you and your baby require during postpartum. Here are some tips for eating healthy while breastfeeding 

Postpartum health tips: Essential nutrition every breastfeeding mother needs (Pixabay)
Postpartum health tips: Essential nutrition every breastfeeding mother needs (Pixabay)
Updated on May 11, 2022 01:16 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Post-pregnancy diet: Nutrition tips new mothers must follow

Proper nutrition is essential for new mothers, particularly for quicker pregnancy labor recovery, breastfeeding and overall health. Here are some post-pregnancy diet tips by doctors

Post-pregnancy diet: Nutrition tips new mothers must follow (Photo by Gift Habeshaw on Unsplash)
Post-pregnancy diet: Nutrition tips new mothers must follow (Photo by Gift Habeshaw on Unsplash)
Updated on May 09, 2022 05:20 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz

Health tips for new mothers: 7 things every new mommy should be aware of

Giving birth at any age is a big challenge and change and if you are a new mommy, we got you sorted with 7 health tips by doctors who reveal a few things that every new mother should be aware of.

Health tips for new mothers: Doctors reveal 7 things every new mommy should be aware of (Pixabay)
Health tips for new mothers: Doctors reveal 7 things every new mommy should be aware of (Pixabay)
Updated on May 09, 2022 02:02 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Breastfeeding and stressed about returning to work? Tips to follow

The transition from work from home to physical workspace is not easy. It is even more difficult for new mothers who are breastfeeding their little ones.  Here are tips.

Breast milk is known to have immense benefits for both the baby and the mother.(File photo)
Breast milk is known to have immense benefits for both the baby and the mother.(File photo)
Published on Mar 02, 2022 08:16 PM IST

Breast cancer causes, preventive tips and all about pregnancy after chemotherapy

Ahead of World Cancer Day 2022, know from doctors about the warning signs to watch out for or the range of symptoms which indicate the occurrence of Breast Cancer, how to prevent them and all about pregnancy and breastfeeding after chemotherapy

World Cancer Day 2022: Breast cancer causes, preventive tips and all about pregnancy after chemotherapy  (Photo by Angiola Harry on Unsplash)
World Cancer Day 2022: Breast cancer causes, preventive tips and all about pregnancy after chemotherapy  (Photo by Angiola Harry on Unsplash)
Updated on Jan 24, 2022 07:03 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Vaccinated women pass Covid-19 antibodies by breastfeeding? Study reveals

The study shows that antibodies are being transferred via breast milk. Providing this compelling evidence is the motivation for women to continue breastfeeding after they receive the vaccine. 

Vaccinated women pass Covid-19 antibodies to infants by breastfeeding? Here's what study says(Pexels)
Vaccinated women pass Covid-19 antibodies to infants by breastfeeding? Here's what study says(Pexels)
Updated on Jan 10, 2022 08:48 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Krishna Priya Pallavi, Washington [us]

Breastfeeding may help prevent cognitive decline: Study

The findings, published in the journal Evolution, Medicine and Public Health, suggest that breastfeeding may have a positive impact on postmenopausal women's cognitive performance and could have long-term benefits for the mother's brain.

A new study led by researchers at UCLA Health has found that women over the age of 50 who had breastfed their babies performed better on cognitive tests compared to women who had never breastfed.(Unsplash)
A new study led by researchers at UCLA Health has found that women over the age of 50 who had breastfed their babies performed better on cognitive tests compared to women who had never breastfed.(Unsplash)
Updated on Oct 24, 2021 10:02 AM IST
ANI |

Does tongue position contribute to health? Here's what experts say

From a series of exercises to strengthen the tongue or myofunctional therapy promoted by Hollywood celebrities like Kourtney Kardashian to tongue ties in children and adult, experts reveal the relation between the tongue and irregular sleep or incorrect posture

Does tongue position contribute to health? Here's what experts say(Photo by Fernanda Greppe on Unsplash)
Does tongue position contribute to health? Here's what experts say(Photo by Fernanda Greppe on Unsplash)
Published on Oct 17, 2021 11:00 AM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi

Breast milk proven to enhance heart performance in premature babies

The beneficial effects of breast milk consumption on cardiovascular health and early cardiovascular development in premature infants has been demonstrated by RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences researchers, during a recent study.

Children and adults who are born preterm are at increased risk of cardiovascular disorders.
Children and adults who are born preterm are at increased risk of cardiovascular disorders.
Updated on Sep 05, 2021 05:23 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal

Breastfeeding amid COVID-19: Guidelines to protect your baby during coronavirus pandemic

While scientists are still researching on the ways to tame the coronavirus, experts suggest it is safe to breastfeed your baby but with these special precautions amid COVID-19

Breastfeeding precautions amid COVID-19(Twitter/Kiddipedia)
Breastfeeding precautions amid COVID-19(Twitter/Kiddipedia)
Updated on Sep 01, 2020 01:35 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Delhi | ByZarafshan Shiraz
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