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Mother & Baby India December 2019

Mother & Baby India, specialises in everything baby-related. From stories of Indian mums and babies, product reviews , loads of local info, to global views. Mother & Baby India also draws from international top-sellers Mother & Baby UK and Pregnancy & Birth UK. It has become the leader in the Indian parenting genre since its launch in May 2008, respected and loved by parents, doctors and industry experts alike.

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Next Gen Publishing Limited
6 Issues

in this issue

1 min.
panel of experts

DR KIRAN COELHO A succesful gynaecologist and practicing obgyn for the last 30 years. DR ANITA MADAN A doctorate in education, she is currently the Curriculum Development head with EuroKids International Pvt Ltd where she promotes a developmentally appropriate curriculum. DR GEETANJALI SHAH Popular Mumbai paediatrician, conducts holistic fitness workshops for pregnant women. NUTAN PANDIT Breastfeeding counsellor and natural birth therapist who’s been teaching in New Delhi since 1978. DR DHERANDRA KUMAR Consultant clinical and child psychologist, he is founder and director of Psyindia, and engaged in direct work with children. SONALI SHIVLANI Mumbai-based childbirth educator, certified by Childbirth & Postpartum Professional Association, USA. ANIKA PURI Childbirth educator, prenatal and postnatal massage therapist, certified counsellor, reflexolgist and a holistic practitioner of women’s health and fertility in Delhi. EFFATH YASMIN Founder of Nourish & Nurture Lactation Care & Parenting Education, International Board Certified lactation consultant, and…

1 min.
editor’s note

When you are a parent, shopping evolves from being a leisure activity to one of necessity. And yet, all of it is not all that necessary. When we were expecting little S, I went all out to make sure I had ticked off everything on my “baby essentials” list. I invested a great deal of time in researching the best and most popular brands, and sourcing them from all over the world, before his birth, and then through impending infancy and toddlerhood. Now, I am thankful for having put in the time, energy and money into this. And yet, there were so many misses. I learned very early on, that a lot of the 'essentials' were not that at all. To name a few: 1. Diapers depend on weight NOT age…

2 min.
mum’s the word

Do you have something to say? Is there any way Mother & Baby can help you in your journey of parenthood? Write in to the editor at this e-mail address: mbeditorial@gmail.com The letter of the month will win a special gift from Sophie la girafe® Dear team M&B, I’ve been reading your magazine for the past year now, and I must say, it’s everything I’ll ever need! My husbad and I are expecting our first child together, and we’re both excited and nervous for what’s in store for us. M&B is certainly gearing us up, with the informative pieces on sleeping, breastfeeding, nutrition and more. I can’t tell you how much it has helped me and calmed my nerves. I cannot wait for this exciting chapter, and I can’t wait to be a mum! RENUKA…

3 min.
what’s in store

Express yourself! Medela has launched the Symphony Hospital Grade Pump, designed specifically to help mothers in building up their milk supply, especially for c-section and preterm babies, where mums usually cannot build adequate milk supply on their own. It is already installed in reputed hospitals and nursing homes across India. Unlike normal, personal use pumps, the Symphony is also helpful in conditions like mastitis, or flat/ inverted nipples. Medela is also offering the product on rent, at various hospitals across the country. Wipe away! Baby Dove wipes are made with 100% natural nutrients, and formulated to cleanse and protect, keeping your baby’s delicate skin skin soft. The formulation is as gentle as water, and non-irritating. The wipes are suitable for all over use, and not just for your baby’s bottom—they keep delicate hands…

1 min.
what’s on

BABIES DAY OUT Merries and Mumbee, in association with Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai, hosted Babies Day Out recently, an interactive program specially curated for new mums, about baby care management. The focus of this program was to give new moms a holistic perspective on nurturing their babies in a fun-filled way. The day started with exciting games and a Christmas-themed photoshoot to make the babies feel at home. An informative session on baby brain development was held to enhance mothers’ understanding of their babies. The functionality of Merries Diapers, which makes babies feel a mother’s caring touch, was demonstrated to the participants. Mums also got a chance to get their doubts addressed at a Q&A session with the city’s leading pediatricians. The li’l ones also got a warm massage that left everybody…

1 min.
sleep tight!

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