preconception Pregnancy is a shared responsibility

Preconception care – the Dos and the Don’ts

Prenatal care is not only the responsibility of the pregnant mother but also of the entire family. This support system plays a crucial role in assuring the healthy lives of both the mother and baby. It is, hence, important, that the care and supervision are also provided during the preconception period as well. Why is […]

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Vaccination for your baby: 14 FAQs

A newborn baby’s ‘immature’ immune system, makes him or her vulnerable to many diseases. The vaccines are prepared from similar types of germs which produce these illnesses, to weaken or kill the germs. Thus, they help to combat ailments. Each dose, however, must be given as per the recommendations of the healthcare authorities of the […]

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How Indians introduce solid food to their babies

Indians, for generations, have celebrated every milestone of a human being’s life. The various customs associated with Indian culture are fine examples of such occasions. Interestingly, these are not mere traditions as most people deem them to be. On the contrary, each of these practices are governed by scientific and medical facts. To begin with, […]

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The ultimate #100DayChallenge for baby names

Naming your little baby is truly a herculean task. Not only does a parent want their child to have the best of names in the world, they also wish to call their child by a name that is powerful and sometimes inspirational. Peepom.com presents the ultimate #100DayChallenge – called the ‘Aim for the Name.’ How […]

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Baby and play time – Watch the video

Taking your baby to a toys store is no child’s play. Then again, the effort is worth it. Most one-year-olds are game to explore their surroundings. The excitement only exemplifies when they arrive at toy stores. Though the experience might seem exhausting at first, a toys store is often a parent’s ultimate place of solace. […]

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A complete guide to baby food – Read it

Book: GOOD BOOK FOR KIDS; Authors: Dr Umesh Vaidya and Krisha Krishnani, Publisher: The Write Place, Price: Rs. 799 A wise person once said – Patience is the secret of good food. No offense, but with mother dearest and grandma around, food for your baby is truly an adventure. Not only are you given a […]

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Pets make your babies healthier, happier

The Baby Schema (aka the cuteness factor of a baby) has always grabbed the attention of a crowd. It is truly difficult to ignore the chubby cheeks and tiny hands of a little human being, even when the world is in a rush. No wonder that photographs or videos of animals and little babies playing […]

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Choose – the best diaper for your baby

Wondering which diaper you could choose for your precious little person? Don’t worry.  We give you all the information about some of the best baby diapers in the market. Take a look at over 70 different types of diapers and make the wisest choice of them all.    

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Medication for mother and foetus: Part 2

(.. contd from Ayurveda Medication for mother and foetus) A new mother undergoes several physiological changes from the fourth month of her pregnancy till the time of her delivery. Let us take a look at the ways in which she can be assured for a healthy and smooth delivery. 27 grams of butter During the […]

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Ayurveda baby care – Keeping the mother healthy

The health conditions of the mother and the baby are crucial during childbirth. Hence, Ayurveda prescribes the following practices to that assure the well-being of the woman and her baby. The pregnant woman’s regime Garbhini Paricharya or the ‘regimen of a pregnant woman’ refers to the monthly check-ups and instructions given by the medical expert. Dietary […]