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3 Aug 2018

Breast Feeding Foundation of Life and Nourishment for Life

News Type : General News
Department : Child Health Nursing

Department of Child Health Nursing, RajaRajeswari College of Nursing, Bangalore organized the Health Awareness Programme and collage presentation on 3rd August 2018 at 11am for postnatal mothers and family members on the theme, “Breast feeding foundation of Life and Nourishment for Life”.

Breastfeeding is a universal solution that levels the playing field, giving everyone a fire start in life. It improves the health, well being and survival of women and children around the world breastfeeding weeks aims to highlight the huge benefits that breastfeeding can bring to both the health and welfare of babies as well as wider push for maternal, poverty reduction and food security. Keeping this in mind, and to raise awareness regarding importance of breastfeeding, health education session was conducted by 3rd year B.Sc (N), student for all postnatal mothers in postnatal ward. Total 20 postnatal mothers from PNC ward attend the session. The programme was done under the supervision of Mrs.Kanchana M Naik, Assoc Prof, Dept of Pediatric Nursing and Ms.Jasmine Hilta, Asst Professor Dept of Pediatric Nursing.