When did interventions in labor become the norm?

Yesterday, a mother came to us for her first antenatal check-up. Her first son was born by C-section 2 years ago, and she wants to try for a natural birth this time around. As we were going through her history and the circumstances surrounding her first birth, we were struck with the reasons given to...

Breastfeeding Awareness Workshop AUG 25th, HYDERABAD

At Healthy Mother, we are passionate advocates of exclusively breastfeeding your baby from its birth to at least 6 months of age and continuing breastfeeding as the primary means of nutrition for your baby even if you supplement it with appropriate solids. Many new mothers are brainwashed into...