Breastfeeding – Best for Infant


Dear Readers, Today I am going to discuss bout Breastfeeding – best for infant and some Natural Home Remedies to increase breast milk. While feeding infant, mother should not think that her breast will sag and becomes out of shape as such kind of thoughts effect the baby. In fact, by breastfeeding mothers saves herself from about twelve types of diseases in future like hysteria, breast cancer, fits, lump in the breast and obesity as the milk in breast gets dry and leads to such problems.

Breastfeeding Best for Infant
Breastfeeding Best for Infant

Breastfeeding Best for Infant

In this modern age it became fashion to protect figure and avoid feeding breast milk. One can bring back their figure by exercise and other techniques. Upto 1 and half year or 2 years breast feeding must for infants for their good and healthy future.

Today scientists are in agreement that the habits aquired in infancy and childhood are of paramount importance for build their personality and other attributes in the adulthood of the sibling in future. The initial five years of a child is important as at that time they picks up and larns about 65% of its behaviour. Mother plays a vital role like milestone in shaping the personality and habits of a child about 75%.

While bringing up infant mother needs to play her part with care and confidence. Mother plays a key role from the first day of newborn in all aspects like breastfeeding, clothing, baby development, baby care and all  baby stuff.

While breast feeding she should be happy and at pace as her psychological situation and thoughts have direct bearing on the infant she feed. While lactation (suckling), mothers cool compose and sense of confidence are transmitted to the little one.

If mother carry her all emotions and unpleasant thoughts while breastfeeding her baby, then it automatically transmitted to infant. In such situation the infant grows up to be irritating and disturbed person with anxiety and undesirable emotions.

Beginning 6 months for infant mother milk is best of all. There are three types of chemicals in breast milk which provides nourishment to infant. While feeding breast milk mother also passes on her affection and care to her child.

Lactating mothers must take proper food and follow some exercises and morning walk as advised by her doctor to keep herself fit and healthy. Breastfeeding mother should take food like paneer, milk, green vegetables, soyabeans, curd, sprouted vegetables, butter, seasonal fruits, Fish eggs and meat etc. Its important that her food should not contain much fat.

Breastfeeding mother should follow cleanliness and she should clean her breast properly every day. During first six months cow milk should not be given to child as it contain sodium which can cause Hyper Netrima in the child and this is undesirable.

100 ml of mother milk contain water, protein, calcium, fat, lactose, caisine and calories. Upto six months baby’s body weight should grow about 130gm per week. According to weight the child needs milk. After six months full diet must be fed to infant like cows milk, fruit juices, cooked pulses and smashed fruits. Don’t forget to give polio drops on time to time to your children as advised by doctor.

Age of Baby and Breastfeeding Per day Require

*0 to 1 month 8 to 10 times

*1 to 2 month 9 to 11 times

*2 to 3 month 8 to 10 times

*3 to 4 month 7 to 9 times

*4 to 6 months 5 to 8 times

*7 to 9 moths 5 to 7 times

*9 months to 1 year 3 to 6 times

*After 1 year 2 to 4 times or as require or advised by doctor.

Home Remedies to Increase Breast Milk

*Raw lettuce has important nutritional factor, folic acid which has highly beneficial effect during pregnancy and lactation (breastfeeding). Mother who eats lettuceregularly were free from nutritional anaemia. It prevents from habitual abortions.

*Eating lettuce with peas, spinach, asparagus and cauliflower increases the folic acid or vitamin B content of the food. During last trimester of pregnancy about 300-500 mcg of this vitamin is daily required.

Note: If any serious health problem please consult to your doctor immediately. The above tips should be followed Under the guidance of your health-care practitioner.

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  1. […] Breast milk is produces from mother’s blood so it is very important that she should take proper healthy diet. She should be very careful about her health which leads to happy life with good health. Should not pay attention to gossips about pregnancy. She should be cheerful all the time and go for regular medical check up. To know more about Breast Feeding click here […]

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