Ranchi: Himalaya Baby Care, nation’s leading homegrown baby care brand, organized an educational healthcare program, “My Baby & Me”, in Ranchi to educate mothers on the importance of vaccination, health screening of newborns, and postnatal care for new
mothers. The My Baby & Me initiative is a platform for mothers to engage in discussions with doctors and other mums, and to address their own health issues, as well as concerns about their baby’s health. Through “My Baby & Me”, we intend to provide an opportunity for mothers to interact with notable doctors from the city who can offer solutions and assurance,” said Mr Chakravarthi, Business Head, Himalaya Baby Care and Himalaya Mom,
The Himalaya Drug Company. Over 150 mothers and babies were part of the event. They were addressed by Dr Binita Jaya Ekka, Obstetrician/ Gynecologist who also interacted with the mothers at the event. “The entire neonatal period, from birth to the 28th day after birth, is a time of increased risk and can be a very critical period for mother and her newborn. Eating a healthy diet consisting of fruits, vegetables, and pulses is important for mother’s wellness, since she is breastfeeding. Eating well also helps mother stay active to take care of baby and keeps the immune system working well,” added Dr Binita “My Baby & Me” by Himalaya Baby Care is a nationwide initiative, and over the years, has travelled across cities of the country.