“Why should I subject myself to the torture, inconvenience, and pains of breastfeeding my child for 4-6 whole months? I can’t afford to indulge in such torment.” This, and a few statements are made by women who believe that exclusive breastfeeding has little or no benefits, and of course, the aesthetic reasons for keeping their […]

Health Stories With Hygeia – Baby’s First Meals

Health Stories With Hygeia HMO explores the health struggles of everyday Nigerians. We’ll share these stories regularly – they will be tragic sometimes but will always be educative. By Dr. Okonkwor Oyor C. Health Stories With Hygeia – Baby’s First Meals Exclusive breastfeeding is feeding your baby only breastmilk for the first 6 months of […]

5 Ways To Breastfeed Efficiently

Breastfeeding can be tough. Exclusive breastfeeding is even tougher. But the benefits to you and your baby are endless. Breastfeeding protects your child from illnesses, is healthy, and provides a unique bonding experience for both of you. Breastfeeding is one aspect of motherhood you do not want to miss. We know the problems you face […]