When Prakash first became a mother, she struggled to find the right information on breastfeeding. Her own experience led her to build a robust community on Facebook called Breastfeeding Support for Indian Mothers (BSIM). Prakash’s support group on Facebook is helping thousands of women overcome myths and doubts surrounding breastfeeding.
While the second wave of COVID-19 is fiercer than the last one, mothers are grappling with fear for their young ones. In this scenario, questions around breastfeeding have been incessant.
In this episode, Prakash busts some myths around breastfeeding during COVID-19. Watch the video to know more.
(Interviewed and produced by Manasi Phadnis; video edited by Dhruv Sharma)