What Is Lactose Intolerance?

Introduction Lactose intolerance or lactose malabsorption is a condition in which the digestive system fails to break down the sugar lactose present in milk and milk-based products. Lactose on consumption is broken down into two sugars, glucose & galactose, which can be easily absorbed into the body via the intestinal lining. The enzyme ‘lactase’ facilitating […]

Burping Your Baby- Here is what you need to know.

Motherhood and childbirth are a blessing. But with them come a myriad ofchallenges and responsibilities. It is no news that newborns require even basicactivities done for them by a third party. Therefore, it is only fitting to ring upthe curtain from one of these very basic responsibilities- burping. It doesn’tsound like a major league, but […]

COLIC IN BABIES

Colic is defined as intense crying or fussiness perceived in healthy infants with usually nounderlying reason. These bouts of irritation are generally observed during the same timeeveryday (mostly afternoons & evenings) & may go on for about 3 or more hours a day, 3 ormore days a week & for more than 3 weeks.Colic is […]

Baby Colic

Breast milk is considered as – complete nutrition, for the baby. It has the right amount of everything that a baby can possibly need, at least for the first six months. The gut of a baby is very immature, and it can only digest human milk easily. Any other form of milk will be hard […]