Category: <span>Child Care</span>

International Childhood Cancer Day

International Childhood Cancer Day

Childhood Cancer is a leading cause of mortality in children. Every year 60000 to 70000 new cases of childhood cancer are registered between 0 to 19 years in India. ICMR data states prevalence of childhood cancer up to 4.4 %. Childhood common cancers are: Acute leukemia, commonly called as blood cancer is the most common...

February 15, 2022July 19, 2022by

Childhood Vaccines: What They Are and Why Your Child Needs Them?

Why my child needs Childhood Vaccines? Protecting your child from diseases gets easier with vaccinations. Doctors from Motherhood Chaitanya Hospital, which offers vaccination in children Chandigarh, recently talked about the different vaccinations and why these are so important. In simple words, a vaccine contains weakened virus called antigens which don’t cause the disease but triggers...

August 17, 2018August 17, 2018by

Things in mind when talking with your child’s paediatrician about behavioural health

Things to keep in mind while talking to Paediatrician Parents often ignore the importance of behavioural health in infants and growing children. Experts from Motherhood Chaitanya Hospital, which offers on call doctor service in Chandigarh, agree that parents should consult a paediatrician as early as possible. It is important to understand that the behavioural patterns...

August 9, 2018August 9, 2018by

BREASTFEEDING – Motherhood Chaitanya Hospital

Breastfeeding: Simple and Most Natural Thing Breastfeeding is one of the most beautiful images nature could have ever created. It is the simplest and the most natural thing that a mother can gift to her baby. You can read a book about playing a flute but you won’t really learn how to play it unless...

August 7, 2018August 7, 2018by

Breastfeeding is The Best: Advantages of breastfeeding

Breastfeeding: Advantages of breastfeeding Breast milk is the best nutrition you can offer your newborn. Breastfeeding offers tremendous health benefits to both mother and child. It is specially designed to cater for all your child’s nutritional needs in the first six months of life. For maximum benefits, breastfeeding should be initiated soon after the birth...

August 6, 2018August 6, 2018by

Breastfeeding: Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: How does breastfeeding my baby benefit me? A: Breastfeeding is good for you for the following reasons: Breastfeeding burns as many as 500 extra calories each day, which may make it easier to lose the weight you gained during pregnancy. Women who breastfeed longer have lower rates of type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure,...

August 6, 2018July 19, 2022by


Lactation period refers to the duration when the mother breastfeeds her child. A Nutritious dietary intake is therefore particularly important and has to be different from a mother who has to feed her child orally. The food intake should be such that it meets her nutritional requirements besides ensuring adequate milk production for the baby....

August 2, 2018August 2, 2018by

Good future for your baby starts with Breast feeds!

Its concern of every parent that everything is sorted out for their baby’s future. We plan for their future before they are even born and in some cases even before their conception! Such is our human nature. However like for other things in our life we do look for shortcuts, a path of least resistance....

August 1, 2018August 1, 2018by

How to find a Paediatrician? What are the advantages of pediatric urgent and emergency care?

Advantages of Paediatric Urgent and Emergency Care Infants need special care and attention, and when there’s an emergency, you should be looking for an experienced pediatrician and not any other urgent-care clinic. Many pediatricians and doctors from Motherhood Chaitanya Hospital in Chandigarh recently discussed why parents should be careful with infants and babies. One of...

July 24, 2018July 24, 2018by

How to take proper care of your hospitalized baby?

NICU survival Guide for Moms Knowing that your baby isn’t well right after birth is a hard fact to accept. It can drain parents both emotionally and physically, but fret not, because with better medical care and attention and combined support of doctors, caring for your hospitalized baby in NICU won’t be very tough. Doctors...

July 20, 2018July 20, 2018by