Here's How Nutrition Affects Brain Development In Toddlers

Nutrition affects brain development, with consequences throughout the school years and adulthood. Indian kids are particularly vulnerable to nutrition-based issues due to the high prevalence of non-balanced food either in the form of undernutrition, overnutrition or micronutrient deficiencies in their families. The first three years of a child’s life are critical. Adequate nutrition is important…

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Here's How Nutrition Affects Brain Development In Toddlers
 

Methods Of Treating Your Toddler’s Diarrhoea

An infant’s stools are usually soft and loose, at least for the first few months. However, if you’re noticing extra watery stools in your young one’s diaper, it is likely that your toddler has a bout of diarrhoea . Though infant mortality from diarrhoea is rare in developed countries, it is not rather common in…

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Methods Of Treating Your Toddler’s Diarrhoea
 

Does My Baby Need Vitamins and Calcium Supplements? 

The answer is No, There is few cases that might need extra supplement for your baby, example of this is Vitamin D deficiency during infancy, the largest cause of infant mortality in India, this was confirmed by a research study by Balasubramania K. Mineral and vitamin supplements are not all generally necessary for the healthy,…

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Does My Baby Need Vitamins and Calcium Supplements? 
 

Dietary And Nutritional Needs For A Newborn

Infants are  delicate gifts that came from your womb. After delivering the baby, a new step in motherhood is taken. This next step is nourishing a baby outside your womb. An infant requires a specific nutritional need to ensure healthy growth especially in his first few years. The first year of your baby is the…

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Dietary And Nutritional Needs For A Newborn
 

Infants nutrition, weight gain and adult onset diseases.

As a parent, the most common questions you may have heard after your baby was born are “how much does the baby weigh?” and “how is the baby growing?”   Many people consider the weight of a newborn to be a marker of the baby’s general health. Therefore, it is something everyone wants to monitor.…

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Infants nutrition, weight gain and adult onset diseases.
 

Complementary Feeding

From the moment a child is born into a family, utmost importance is given to ensure the new member gets the very best of nutrition. Breast milk is the best nutrition for your infant in the first 6 months of life. However, as months pass by mothers feed alone proves to be insufficient to meet…

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Complementary Feeding
 

Should You Be Feeding Whey To Your Baby? 

Whey protein or milk-based protein supplement has been quite the buzzword in the health and nutrition industry for some time. Different studies have come up with different conclusions on how effective it is for the infant’s growth and development. Incorporating whey protein is recommended in the daily diet of adults, however, when it comes to…

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Should You Be Feeding Whey To Your Baby?