• Post Natal Care

    Kangaroo Mother Care: What is it, and what are its benefits?

    What is Kangaroo Mother Care? Kangaroo Mother Care is a simple way of caring for newborn infants. It is also referred to as skin-to-skin care. With this form of care, the infant is placed against the mother’s skin to help regulate its body temperature. Kangaroo Mother Care, abbreviated KMC, has been shown to meet the […]

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  • Breastfeeding

    Common breastfeeding challenges – and how you can handle them

    We all know that breastfeeding confers immense health benefits to babies. WHO recommends that babies are breastfed exclusively for the first six months of life, that is without any additional foods and drinks (not even water). After the sixth month, mothers are advised to do complimentary feeding so that while the babies are still breastfeeding, […]

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