Why Breast feeding works?

Why Breast feeding works?

Breast milk is the best nutrition for baby during first 6 months of life. No food supplements the quality of breast ­milk. Its beneficial effects on the baby and mother include: 1. Appropriate sensory and cognitive development of the baby. 2….

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Basic Facts on Dengue

Basic Facts on Dengue

How dengue spreads? Dengue is spread by the bite of an infected mosquito Aedes aegypti. The mosquito gets the virus by biting the infected persons. The first symptoms of the disease occur about 5-7 days after an infected bite. There…

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Dengue - Prevention & Control.....

Dengue – Prevention & Control…..

At present, the main method to control or prevent the transmission of dengue virus is to combat vector mosquitoes through: preventing mosquitoes from accessing egg-laying habitats by environmental management and modification; disposing of solid waste properly and removing artificial man-made…

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Dengue....Remember!!!

Dengue….Remember!!!

Dengue is a serious viral disease transmitted by the bite of the mosquito; Dengue infection occurs in two forms: Dengue fever and Dengue Haemorrhagic Fever; Dengue fever is a severe flu like illness that affects older children and adults but…

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Fluid loss & ORS..........

Fluid loss & ORS……….

FLuid loss – Dehydration –  is a condition where free water loss exceeds free water intake. Around2/3rd of the human body is composed of water, and helps in various functions such as lubrication of the joints and eyes,digestion, flushing out of wastes…

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