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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 […]

Baby Ayurveda care A pregnant mother awaiting the birth of her baby

Ayurvedic medication for the mother and foetus

Ayurveda is the holistic science that perceives man as not a mere mortal of physical existence but a being with a body, mind and soul.  Thus, ayurveda applies a very holistic approach to pregnancy and its related ailments. The efforts, for a healthy progeny, do begin before its conception. It includes stabilizing the mother’s menstrual […]

Baby Ayurveda care Cute baby boy poses for his mother

Ayurveda baby care – an introduction

Ayurveda has gained wide recognition for its contribution to general medicine and surgery. However, only precious little is known about the Ayurveda baby care techniques. This article is an introduction to how alternative medicine looks at baby care and their advise. A brief history of Ayurvedic Pediatric care It is true that newborn and Pediatric […]

Breast-feeding The soft and cute feet of a baby

Breastfeeding techniques- lessons for first time mothers – Part 2

Breastfeeding is a natural opportunity to communicate love at the very beginning of a child’s life, providing hours of closeness, nurturing every day. This is part two of a two part series on breast feeding techniques. There are few ways to ensure that your baby consumes sufficient milk while feeding.  Most of these methods are simple […]

Breast-feeding Bond between baby and mother

Breastfeeding techniques- lessons for first time mothers – part 1

Breast milk is the best gift that a mother can give her newborn baby. It is a unique way with which a mother fulfils her role of a nurturer . This is a natural opportunity to communicate love at the very beginning of a child’s life, providing hours of closeness, nurturing every day, laying the […]