General Measures to improve Maternal Nutrition

Delay teen pregnancy Increase birth intervals, Birth spacing of  three years or longer Promote optimal breast feeding practices. Promote  family planning  and  health nutrition intervention counsel on the  need for a reproductive  period  to build  energy  and  micro-nutrient  stores. Consider breast feeding status when prescribing contraception period. Mother may initiate  breast feeding  in the  first … Read More General Measures to improve Maternal Nutrition

Breast Feeding

Breast Feeding Overview Breast feeding  is  the  feeding  of  the  Infant or  child  with breast  milk directly from  the  mother breast .The  mechanism  develops  when the  child  comes in  contacts    with the  mother  nipple  develops   a sucking  reflex  result in sucking  and  swallowing  the milk. Experts recommends that child within   first hour should be breast… Read More Breast Feeding