Wednesday, 07 Dec, 2016
1. Mothers Milk is the best Milk and contains all essential nutrients required for growth of the infant.
2. Mother’s milk prevents malnutrition and reduces risks of infection.
3. Mother’s milk is free from contamination and requires no preparation.
4. Children on exclusive mother’s milk need no other food or water or pre-lactal feeds for 5 – 6 months from birth.
5. First three days milk or colostrums if highly nutritious and protects infants from many diseases.
6. Breast feeding creates emotional bond between mother and child and is essential for shaping healthy future of the child.
7. Anti-bodies present in the mother’s milk prevent the children from infections and Allergies.
8. Breast fed children are more stable and intelligent.
9. Cancers of Breast are minimum in mothers feeding their children by their breasts.
10. Breast feeding mothers feel their entire satisfaction and feel mentally sound.
“Encourage Breast feeding and discourage bottle feeding for your child.”