Initiation of Breastfeeding by Breast Crawl
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Initiation of Breastfeeding By Breast Crawl



Every newborn, when placed on the mother's abdomen soon after birth, has the natural ability to find its mother's breast all on its own to take the first breastfeed. This is called Breast Crawl.

UNICEF, WHO and WABA along with the scientific community strongly recommend initiating breastfeeding within an hour of birth.
 
Evidence shows that early initiation can prevent 22% of all deaths among babies below one month in developing countries.

UNICEF India Rajmata Jijau Mother-Child Health & Nutrition Mission Integrated Child Development Services Government of Maharashtra, Women and Child Development Department BPNI (Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India) Maharashtra Health Education To Villages

"To think that for many decades both caregivers and parents believed that in order to breastfeed, a baby would not know what to do to feed and was usually pushed onto the breast. The baby would just look and lick and often balk at the intrusion. Actually at birth the infant may know more than the mother."

Dr. Marshall Klaus and Dr. Phyllis Klaus

  

The Marathi version Breast Crawl Video is now available at

http://breastcrawl.org/marathi/video.htm


The Marathi video is available for download in several versions. [see below]

With early initiation of breastfeeding preventing 22% of all deaths among babies below one month in India .... your focus is requested.

Kindly inform you network about their availability.

Download! Video 7:28 mins. [breastcrawl-marathi.wmv 19.8 mb.]

Tips for downloading:

PC Users: Right-click on the "Download" text link and select "Save Target As."
Macintosh Users: Click and hold on the "Download" text link and select "Download Link to Disk".


Other Versions of Marathi Breast Crawl Video
for Viewing & Download

 
breastcrawl-marathi-320x240-120kbps.mp4 - 7.85 mb.
breastcrawl-marathi.mp4  - 16.9 mb.
breastcrawl-marathi-default-352x288.mp4 - 20.3 mb.
breastcrawl-marathi-320x240-v411-a96-44.wmv - 24.3 mb.
breastcrawl-marathi-320x240-v770-a80-44.wmv - 46.7 mb.

Dialup
breastcrawl-marathi-dialup.mp4 - 2.26 mb.

Broadband Low
breastcrawl-marathi-broadband-l-160x120.mp4 - 5.50 mb.

Broadband Medium
breastcrawl-marathi-broadband-m-320x240.mp4 - 16.7 mb.

Broadband High
breastcrawl-marathi-broadband-h-480x360.mp4 - 42.4 mb.

iPhone: Optimized for delivery to iPhone over a Wi-Fi connection.
breastcrawl-marathi-iPhone.m4v - 55.1 mb.

iPhone (cellular)
: Optimized for delivery to iPhone over a cellular (EDGE) connection.
breastcrawl-marathi-iPhone-cell.3gp - 4.54 mb.

Desktop
: Optimized for delivery to computers over broadband connections.
breastcrawl-marathi-Desktop.m4v - 66.3 mb.


Breast Crawl Marathi video also available on-line now on YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sROBYUGr7VY

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