If you’ve just welcomed a baby into your world or know someone who has, this video is for you. As a new mother, it is normal to have doubts about feeding your child, bathing them and their skin care. Dr Binu Ninan, Senior Consultant & HOD, Department of Paediatrics and Neonatology, MGM Children’s, in this video, covers some commonly covered questions.
Right after the baby is born, the mother begins to produce breast milk. What most people don’t know if that the milk produced initially is very little. But that doesn’t matter as the quality of the milk is extremely rich. As babies receive small quantities of milk in the first few days, it’s normal for them to lose weight. Supplementing with cow’s or donkey’s milk should not be done.
Watch the full video to learn more about feeding your child and their bath and skin care routine.