Breastfeeding is one of the most personal decisions that a mother makes for her baby. It’s an enjoyable and powerful bonding time. It strengthens the immune system of the baby and helps fight infections and reduce health risks such as obesity, asthma, ear infections etc. Continue reading “Can breastfeeding lead to tooth decay? By Dr. Aarti Sharma Kapila”
When a new baby is born most people think of the new mom as glowing with radiance upon taking their child home, basking in motherhood.
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Every year in the United States 6.4 million babies are born and put into the arms of proud and excited new mothers. These women have experienced nine or ten long months of pregnancy with all its physical and emotional challenges and have finally received the reward for all their suffering. Soon they are taking home their little bundle and daydream about their child growing up, going to school, and attending prom.
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