While breastfeeding is considered to provide more nutrition and protection, women must be given information about the choices and support for their decisions.

Breast-milk collected from donors on a large scale need to be checked for adulteration and contamination.

Come 2022, as India turns 75, the government’s success will be judged against India’s darkest distended underbelly, its millions of unhealthy malnourished children.

Conflict of interest is a set of circumstances in which professional judgement may be unduly influenced by secondary interests.

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