Can Gestational Diabetes affect the Baby?

gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes that occurs during pregnancy. Typically seen in the second or third trimester, and usually resolves after the baby is born. It is estimated to affect between 2% to 10% of pregnancies. There is an increase in the incidence due to factors such as obesity and older maternal age. […]

How to Manage Temper Tantrums like a Pro?

how to manage and prevent temper tantrums

Are you a parent who has ever experienced the embarrassment of their toddler throwing a temper tantrum at a party or in public? If so, you are not alone. Temper tantrums are a common occurrence in children between the ages of 2-4 years old. These emotional outbursts can be triggered when a child is unable […]

Proper Positioning and Latching for Successful Breastfeeding

Good Latching and positioning during breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is one of the most important and natural ways to nourish your baby. However, getting it right can be challenging, especially for new mothers. One of the most crucial factors that determine successful breastfeeding is the proper positioning and attachment of the baby. Let’s discuss the proper way to position and attach your baby […]

The benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and the baby

benefits of breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is one of the most natural and beneficial acts a mother can do for her baby. It provides optimal nutrition for infants and is associated with numerous health benefits for both mother and child. For maximum benefit, breastfeeding has to be initiated within half an hour of delivery.  According to the American Association of […]

Umbilical Cord Blood Banking: Is It Worth the Cost?

Umbilical Cord Blood Banking in india

Umbilical cord blood(UCB) and Placenta were discarded after the delivery of the baby till not so long ago until the uses of UCB came into light. Umbilical cord blood is found to be life-saving as it is rich in hematopoietic Stem cells. These stem cells have the property of self-renewal as well as the ability […]