Vitamin D is being recognised more and more as an essential vitamin that is found to be beneficial in building stronger bones and teeth, modulating cell growth, supporting immune system function and contributing to normal muscle function. Vitamin D deficiency has been documented in many populations worldwide, including children. The main source of vitamin D […]

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While Nature placed a mother’s breast near her heart, meaning that her milk is the food of love for the baby, breastfeeding can initially be painful. Music encourages relaxation and milk flow, and relieves anxiety, fear and tension. Breastfeeding is the best possible start for a baby. The baby loves the closeness, security and warmth […]

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Q With reference to the latest breastfeeding issue that made headline news, I am hoping you can clarify some questions and concerns that I am sure other readers will also find useful. I am referring to the sentencing of the parents of baby Lucas who weighed 4.3 kilograms when he died at the age of […]

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