Why are c-sections rising in India?

The Times of India Hyderabad on 21/1 carried an editorial titled “Take it Easy” on a World Health Organization report on rising c-section rates in Asian countries, including India. While the WHO report mentions that in India overall, the c-section rate is 18%, in reality, if we take the urban and...

Breastfeeding Counseling

We offer individualized breastfeeding sessions for new mothers or for mothers who want to restart breastfeeding their babiesProgram Highlights Most hospitals perform poorly in preparing new mothers for breastfeeding and newborn baby care. Our breastfeeding support sessions help mothers learn the...

How important is it to breastfeed your newborn?

More important that you think…. World over experts concur over one thing – that breastfeeding your newborn child is the best birthday present you can possibly give. This being the World Breastfeeding Week, I want to emphasize this important fact that there is no substitute for mothers milk,...

What is Birth Energy?

Many of our customers ask us “What is Birth Energy” that midwives talk about? The answer to the question is both easy and extremely difficult. Birth energy is felt, and seldom seen. As nature’s narcotics, the powerful Endorphins hormones transport the mother to a different different world during...

Biz Rules as AP tops in c-section deliveries – Times of India

This headline screamed in Page 2 of today’s Times of India, Hyderabad edition. While many readers may be surprised, this news has been a common fact for many years now. Since the time when Healthy Mother was founded we ourselves have seen c-section rates around 70% in most hospitals, including some of...

Healthy Mother Natural Birthing Center – The Sanctum

Latin for “a sacred place” or “a private place”. Our Birthing Center provides mothers uninhibited freedom to labor as they wish, with no unnecessary medical intervention. Healthy Mother Sanctum is India’s first Natural Birthing Center where mothers give birth to their babies in an...