NewZNew (Chandigarh) : During the event, over fifty participating mothers were addressed by Dr. Sumant Sahgal renowned Consultant Pediatrician and Neonatologist, “Parenting is an overwhelming experience, but the real test for mothers begins after the baby is born! Regular health checkups and immunization is the best way to protect your child. It is also important for mothers to acknowledge child’s overall development and health concerns such as feeding, stages of motor development, diapering, rash and allergies. Today, Ayurveda has bestowed several safe and effective health solutions for both mother and her baby which people are still unware of” opined Dr. Sahgal
He further elaborated on the importance of baby massage for healthy growth of the child. “Regular oil massage fortifies and regulates the respiratory, digestive and circulatory system of the baby and protects the skin against dryness. Massage plays an important role in the growth and development of baby’s bones. He emphasized role of layering of clothes in winters to prevent infants and new born’s in extreme cold weather .” Room thermometer installed near baby cot helps to maintain room temperature between 22 to 25 C to keep new born / infant cozy.
As part of Himalaya’s efforts to deepen engagement between doctors and mothers, the company’s baby care division held an interactive session for mothers in Chandigarh.
Himalaya’s ‘My Baby & Me’ program has travelled to Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Guwahati, Indore, Jaipur, Kochi, Madurai, Surat, Vadodara, Mangalore, Mysore, Varanasi and Vijayawada
At Himalaya, our understanding of herbs that work best for children’s internal health has helped us develop a range of baby care products for topical wellness. Our strong team of research scientists has carefully selected time-tested herbs, keeping in mind the delicate skin of a baby. The products, clinically tested to ensure safety and efficacy, are endorsed by doctors. The range is divided into ‘Pre-Bath’, ‘Bath’ and ‘Post-Bath’, with a range of products across each category.