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From the first day after birth, the basis of a healthy diet for children is breast milk, and the main principle of a healthy diet should be exclusively breastfeeding.

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  1. Breastfeeding: the onset, duration and practice of exclusive breastfeeding
    Due to the lack of comprehensive and comparable data and harmonized international definitions, it is difficult to make any general statements about the prevalence of breastfeeding in the WHO European Region. The data on the percentage of breast-fed infants given in Fig. 8, taken from various sources (27). This data must be approached with caution: survey methods
  2. Maternal support group for breastfeeding in Samara. Breastfeeding the most important issues, 2014

    We often wonder why some mothers do not breastfeed. From our point of view, breastfeeding is a natural continuation of the relationship that began in the womb. Maybe some women are convinced that breastfeeding is not of particular importance. After studying chapter 1, you will understand the benefits of breastfeeding for both mother and baby. We believe that if you rated
  4. When does a baby need more than one breast milk and how long should her baby be breastfed?
    Feed your baby exclusively breast milk up to 6 months of age. At around the age of 6 months, all children, along with breast milk, need extra food, but ideally continue to breastfeed for up to a year and
  5. Breastfeeding Support
    Breastfeeding Policies In 1989, the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund made a joint statement on the role of maternal services in protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding. This statement provides the most up-to-date scientific knowledge and practical experience in organizing EB in the form of precise, universally acceptable recommendations
  6. Breast-feeding
    During the first 6 months of life, infants should be exclusively breastfed. This means that a practically healthy baby should receive breast milk and no more other food or liquid, such as water, tea, juice, decoction of cereals, milk of animal origin or infant formula. Exclusively breastfed children or infants in
    All children should be exclusively breastfed from birth to about 6 months of age, but in any case during the first 4 months of life. It is preferable to continue breastfeeding after the first year of life, and in populations with a high prevalence of infections, continued breastfeeding for the entire second may benefit the baby
  8. Alternatives to Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding is usually the best way to feed babies. However, there are situations where it may be preferable or necessary to replace breast milk with some alternative. In addition to the contraindications briefly described above, circumstances arise when, in spite of all efforts to continue breastfeeding, the mother cannot maintain lactation on
    The food you eat affects your milk. Breastfeeding can be an incentive that can help you improve your eating habits or continue a healthy diet that you started during pregnancy. In this section you will receive information about nutrition and nutrition related issues. We want you to be healthier and leaner by completing breastfeeding. Many mothers say
  10. Exclusive or partial breastfeeding
    Exceptional breastfeeding means that the baby does not receive any other food than breast milk, does not even take a dummy. If the baby is given vitamins or ritual food in small quantities, or water or juice, this is already almost exclusive breastfeeding. Partial breastfeeding means that the baby is partially on breastfeeding, partly on artificial
  11. Breastfeeding Consultant
    Breastfeeding counselors have always existed. It was just that their functions were performed by mothers, older sisters or midwives - midwives who took birth in both poor women and aristocrats. The skill of midwives was handed down from generation to generation, kept secret and included not only the skills of childbirth, but also elements of modern osteopathy, knowledge of medicinal herbs and,
  12. Practical Aspects of Breastfeeding
    How to start breastfeeding Immediately after birth, a healthy baby instinctively searches for food. In the first few hours of life outside the womb of the mother, the baby is lively, active and ready to feed, so ideally, breastfeeding should begin within the first hour. To facilitate this process, it is necessary to maintain skin contact of the baby with the mother immediately from birth to
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