Social Networking and the New Mother

Social networking is vital in promoting health and wellness

With online groups, new moms can feel supported while learning, venting, sharing, or celebrating milestones with other mothers.

Using your computer as an access point to the world is a great way to connect and promote physical and psychological health.

Through social development you can learn by sharing ideas, hearing different points of view, and having your questions answered. 

For example, colostrum, the first secretion of the breast before the breastmilk comes in, is high in nutrients and can even save the lives of preterm babies. It became a popular discussion topic in mothers groups.

Mothers talked amongst themselves. Information disseminated enough that the percentage of women successfully breastfeeding significantly increased. 

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