CategoryWomen’s Health Care

Breastfeeding: Facts That Every Mom Needs To Know

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Breastfeeding which is also known as nursing, is feeding babies & infants with milk from woman’s breast. It is highly recommended to start breastfeeding within the first hour after the baby is born and continue at least up to the period of 6 months. Additionally, it is suggested that the baby is exclusively breast fed for first 6 months and no other external diet should be given to the baby...

Menstrual Cramps

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What is menstrual cramps? Menstrual cramps also known as dysmenorrhea which is painful cramps that occurs before and during the menstrual time. The pain is felt in lower abdominal region and/or in back. Pain may be sharp that goes and come or aching in nature. Some people don’t experience the pain what so ever.  Sometimes menstrual cramps are such that it is difficult to do routine works such as...

Weaning

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What is weaning? Weaning is the process of progressively familiarizing a baby to adult diet and diminishing the supply of its mother’s milk. Age for weaning According to AAPD (American Academy of Pediatrics Dentistry), baby should be on breast feeding only up to age of six. After that it is must to get your baby feed on adult diet. AAPD and WHO recommends not to give baby adult diet till age of...