Begin Ed India and Association of Lactation Professionals India conducted a QnA session for Healthcare professionals involved in care of New borns and nursing mothers. It addresses day to day queries of Nursing mothers and dilemas faced by healthcare professionals in dealing with breastfeeding issues in the ongoing COVID pandemic. The Focussed Question and answerContinue reading “Lactation professionals in India: COVID 2021 response”
Category Archives: COVID-19
Breastfeeding in COVID Times
All national and International bodies unanimously recommend that irrespective of a person’s COVID Status All mothers and babies should be put in immediate skin to skin contact after birth. Breastfeeding should be initiated at the earliest. Exclusive breastfeeding should be practiced for 1st 6 months of baby’s life (and continued for a minimum of 2 years).Continue reading “Breastfeeding in COVID Times”
COVID-19 Taking Care of your family- Protection First
With The COVID-19 Pandemic around and which it seems is going to stay for few months at least, we need to protect and care about not only ourselves but also about the high risk family members at our homes, which would include Elderly, very small kids and pregnant ladies.