Breastfeeding tips for new mothers

One of the most frequently asked questions from not only new mothers but also from would-be mothers (and dads) is “What are some tips for breastfeeding my newborn infant?” There are innumerable myths and customs surrounding the issue of breastfeeding, not the least of which is found in our Indian...

Low amniotic fluid .. is it a real problem?

Over the past 2 years, I am increasingly hearing the diagnosis “oligohydramnios” or “low amniotic fluid” as one of the biggest reasons for induction and/or C-Section. How do we “diagnose” low amniotic fluid? How much is too little? Do we need repeated Ultrasound Scans to determine the level...