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Aug 09, 2018
Six of 10 Indian babies aren't breastfed within first hour of birth; Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan rank lowest in early nursingIndia ranked 56 out of 76 countries on early initiation of breastfeeding, according to the 2018 Global Breastfeeding Scorecard, released with the report, which tracks progress of breastfeeding policies and programmes.
Aug 05, 2018
World Breastfeeding Week: Take this quiz to test your knowledge about its health benefits, global statisticsThe World Breastfeeding Week began on 1 August, and will end on 7 August. Take this quiz to know how much you know about it.
Jun 21, 2018
'Beauty and obscenity in eye of beholder': Kerala HC junks plea against magazine featuring breastfeeding modelA controversy had erupted after a popular women's magazine, Grihalakshmi, featured model Gilu Joseph breastfeeding a child on the cover of its March edition. The backlash, mostly directed at Joseph, was swift and severe, with some even dragging the publication to court.
Aug 05, 2017
World Breastfeeding Week: Obsessing over the benefits of breastfeeding only leads to stressObsessing over the benefits of breastfeeding can make new mothers feel unnecessarily worried or guilty.
Aug 03, 2017
World Breastfeeding Week: Breast milk boosts child's immunity, helps develop baby's brainsWith World Breastfeeding Week (August 1 to 7) being celebrated in more than 170 countries, Firstpost takes a look some of the advantages of breastfeeding as well as the myths associated with it