DR. S.V. SINGH, OMBUDSPERSON - E-mail ID: ombudsperson@santosh.ac.in

Awareness session on World Breast Feeding Week(1-7 August)

  • 2023-08-07

Department of Community Medicine, Santosh Medical College, Santosh deemed to be University, Ghaziabad organized an awareness session on World Breast feeding week on 7. August.2023. This year Key focus was on “Let's make breastfeeding and work, work!”

Objective of the session was to teach the importance of breast feeding for new born growth and development,how important its is for fighting with diseases. The event was organized in collaboration with Deapartment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Santosh Medical College, Ghaziabad. Event was executed at Community Health Centre (CHC) ,Murad Nagar, Ghaziabad.The post graduate students and interns in the department highlighted the importance of this event. Benefits of exclusive breast feeding in neonates. The interns and PGs of the department took awareness session via charts and monologue, in which they explained about the importance of breast feeding ,steps of breast feeding and benefits if breast feeding for infants and as well as mother. Information was given about duration of exclusive breast feeding, how to add complement foods gradually. All the people present there took interest in the activity and were influenced in the right way. More than 50 people were present in the venue and many staff members also attended the event.

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