Mother’s milk and touch best for infant’s health - Breastfeeding Ensures Complete Nutrition, Protection From Infections; Skin Contact Must For Bonding
New Delhi: 13th May 2012
Becoming a mother can be both exhilarating and daunting. Not just first time mothers but even those who have experienced the joy of motherhood earlier can go through a period of self-doubt wondering whether she is doing the right thing to keep her newborn safe. Doctors say two simple interventions – exclusive breastfeeding and maximum skin-to-skin contact, have been found to pass dramatic health benefits from a mother to her newborn child.
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