With the goal to have a healthy, balanced diet with plenty of fluids, breastfeeding moms should eat five or six small meals a day instead of three large meals.
Infants exclusively breastfed for the first three months of life appear to have a lower risk of developing eczema in childhood.
Researchers say waist circumference is a better predictor of long-term cardiometabolic and cardiovascular disease risk than BMI alone.
While many mothers will not entertain the thought of breastfeeding in public, there are many discreet ways to do it.
New mothers can continue breastfeeding their babies even after returning to work and should not have to give up one to do the other.
Some kids show disinterest during mealtimes possibly because they've been snacking between meals, drinking too many juices or being inactive.
New US research has added to the growing body of evidence that suggests that women who breastfeed may have a lower risk of stroke post-menopause.
August 1 to 7 marks World Breastfeeding Week 2018, celebrated every year to encourage and support breastfeeding to help improve the health of babies around the world.
August 1 to 7 marks World Breastfeeding Week 2018, celebrated every year to encourage and support breastfeeding in an effort to improve the health of babies around the world.
The 35-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh state did not realise she had been bitten when she woke and breastfed her daughter.
Probiotic use during pregnancy and lactation is associated with a 22% lower risk of children developing eczema.
Researchers suggests that breastfeeding may unleash protective effects via hormones that act in the pancreas, controlling blood insulin levels and blood sugar.
Pregnant women are more susceptible to certain infectious diseases, including malaria and influenza, and in some cases experience more severe symptoms, the study team writes.
Campaigners say the reality often falls short due to conservative moral values or a lack of awareness about the benefits of breastfeeding.
Senator Larissa Waters returned to the upper house for the first time yesterday since giving birth and brought her child in for a feed during a vote.
MPs should have debated at length crucial topics such as Malaysia's economic performance, and how every sen should be spent, in view of slower growth expected next year.