Lead Your Health With The Best Start

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Day/Date :- Saturday, 1st June 2013 (it’s a public holiday)
Venue :- DISTED College. 340, Macalister Road, 10350 Penang. ( Google linkhttp://goo.gl/maps/S6ypl )
Time:- 9:00am till 1:00pm
Facebook event ID :- https://www.facebook.com/events/425723597523518/

This is a health awareness program jointly organised by MMPS and the volunteers of United World College (UWC), Singapore ( http://www.uwc.org/ ). There will be lots of free health checks and information related to health issues.

FREE : Basic Health check,Eye check,Dental checks (for children below 12),Oral screening

INFORMATION:Breastfeeding,Solid Food for babies: When and What,Gentle Birthing,Cancer,AIDS,Organ Donation,Diabetes,Obesity,Mammogram (Free vouchers),HPV Vaccine,Foot and Hand Massage (For do…nation),

Blood Donation Drive by Gen. Hosp of Penang.

Bring along your children to participate in children’s contests

We will also be having our Jumble Sale there.

Disted College is our main supporter and we have several organisations joining us on the day, such as : National Kidney Foundation, Penang International Dental College, St. Nicholas Home, Community AIDS Service Penang, National Cancer Society of Malaysia, Penang, Lembaga Penduduk & Perancang Keluarga Negara, International Specialist Eye Center.

See you there!

MMPS World Breastfeeding Week 2012 Celebration

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Dear friends and families out there, come and learn more about breastfeeding, come and support breastfeeding and come to have fun and win prizes.



This year our event is for a whole day and we have lots of games and prizes as well sharing and learning sessions on baby massage, what to feed baby after 6 months, yoga for mom and babies and our unique MMPS event held each year without fail – One Minute Simultaneous Breastfeeding event for those who are currently breastfeeding with mothers from all over Malaysia.


Throughout the day we have a Photo Booth for parent lookalike competition and for those who just want family pictures taken. Come have fun as well as support your community.

A Mother’s Greatest Gift

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Venue: Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple, Jelutong Penang.

Day/Date: Sunday July 29th 2012

Time: 7:00pm – 8.30pm

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This was our first attempt to coordinate a breastfeeding talk at a local temple in Jelutong. The temple committee was very supportive towards MMPS effort and they planned a renovation at their premise to build a breastfeeding room making them the first temple in Malaysia to have this facility. Planning for event took about a month in terms of preparing the material and setting up the logistics.

No Detailed Agenda Time
1 Intro About MMPS & Intro about breastfeeding 10 mins
2 Ice breaking session 5 mins
3 Why is breastfeeding a mother’s greatest gift? 10 mins
4 Knowing that breast milk is good for babies, why the rate of Indian women breastfeeding is reducing? 20 mins
5 Tricks of formula milk company 10 mins
6 Experience Sharing by Selvi 5 mins
7 Hospital practice 5 mins
8 The importance of support groups 10 mins
9 Q & A 10 mins
10 Closing 10 mins


















We begun the registration at about 6:45pm and the program started at 7:30pm. Introduction was done by Vasumathi Subramaniam providing the background about MMPS and the insights into breastfeeding. Jeya Aravin then continued with details of breastmilk content and its advantages. Vasu then switched topic to touch on the risk of giving formula milk to new born infants.

Selvi Odian shared her personal experience which was very inspirational. Many participants get to see her active 2 year old running around during her sharing session. The importance of mother support group was also sharing among the participants. Finally the temple committee was thanked for their effort in building a breastfeeding room within it’s’ premise. A total of 29 people signed the “Breastfeeding Room” support form.

The event concluded at 9:00pm with light refreshment that was prepared by the temple committee.

Hand Expression Class – July 7, 2012

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It was a great sharing today. Many mothers have learnt the correct way of hand expression. We even have real life demo showing how to hand express breast milk.

MMPS July Gathering – Hand Expression

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Breastpump malfunction?
Forgot to bring breastpump?
No electricity?
Can’t find a socket?
No battery?
Manual pump not working?
My breastpump bag is too bulky!!!
After pumping need to wash so many things!


You’ll never know when your breastpump fails you. Come learn the technique of Hand Expression. You’ll know how easy it is, and how convenient it can be.


Date: 7 July 2012 (Saturday)
Time: 3pm-4pm
Venue: Koala Kids Enrichment Centre at YMCA (first floor)
Fee: FOC
Pre-registration is required. SMS your name, email address, and no.of pax coming to 016-5533782.




July 2 – Mummy & Baby Fair @ OSRAM

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June 1-3 – Baby & Junior Fair @ D’Piazza Mall

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