Dear Ma, I have a 20 months old who is not gaining weight well. Doctor has advised me to add nuts to his diet, but he does not like them. Please advise how I can include nuts in my baby’s food. Anjana Hi Anjana, Nuts are very good for kids as fat contained in them is mostly unsaturated fat. Other than fat, they are
Ma’s age-old home remedies for babies and kids.
Dear Ma, I have heard from a friend that having gond ke laddu is good after delivery. Can you tell me why it is good and how to make them ? Sumita
Q. Dear ma, My baby is 3months old.. he seems to be suffering from acid reflux.. as he is gaining weight normally doctors have dismissed the problem. But he struggles to sleep, and cries after feeding.. I am breastfeeding him exclusively. Please let me know if there is some solution to this..
Mustard Pillow for Newborn Q. Dear Ma, I want to know how the mustard pillow for newborn babies is made and what is it’s significance ? Ans. Dear User, Mustard pillows (Rai ki takiya) have been used in India since time immemorial. These pillows are meant to reduce the chances of flat head in baby. A baby’s head can sometimes become flat because she
Ask Ma is the section which addresses your queries as probably your mother would do. Here we look at traditional Indian solutions to our problems, which we are gradually missing and forgetting, what with staying far away from elders and not able to get advice when needed. Please note that none of these home remedies or advises should replace doctor’s recommendations. Hi Ma, I buy