Category Postpartum

TV & Film Producer, Cynthia Okpala Shares Her Experience Dealing With Postpartum Depression Twice

Postpartum depression (PPD), also called postnatal depression, is a type of mood disorder associated with childbirth which can affect both sexes. However excited you are to finally get to know that tiny newborn that you fantasized about throughout your pregnancy,

Continue reading…

“17 months postpartum, I did it my way and in my time”- Celebrity Mum-of-Two, Tia Mowry Encourages Other Mums To Not Bow To Societal Pressures

American star actress and mum, Tia Mowry-Hardrict gave birth to her daughter Cairo in May 2018, and has completely owned her journey to heal and recover. Dressed in a royal blue bodysuit, the actress recently showed off her incredible figure

Continue reading…

Reality Star, Porsha Williams Speaks Against Social Media Pressure To Have New Mums ‘Snap Back’

Real Housewives Of Atlanta star Porsha Williams has wanted to be a mum for quite a while, but it didn’t happen until she turned 37 and now the proud mum can’t understand why people would keep mounting pressure on new mums

Continue reading…

Mom, Luci Wormell’s Candid Post About Postpartum After Birthing Her 3rd Child Is As Real As It Gets

Those first few photos after the birth of a child are usually beautiful: Mom and baby’s first meeting, a nice shot with dad and baby’s siblings. But the story behind the smiling photos is sometimes not so picture perfect. Luci

Continue reading…

Beauty & Lifestyle Influencer/ New Mom, Ronke Raji Shares 5 Tips To Lose Postpartum Belly In Two Months!

New mom, Ronke Raji is out with a new video on her channel and this time she is sharing with fellow moms how she lost her post-pregnancy belly in only two months. The beauty and lifestyle vlogger captioned a video

Continue reading…

Mom-Of-3, ChaCha Eke Faani Shares, Simple Unorthodox Tips To Snap Back Shortly After Delivery

For this stunning Nollywood actress, ChaCha Eke Faani, six weeks after she had her third child; many were shocked to see how fast her body had returned to its pre-pregnancy state and it came with a lot of questions. Pregnancy

Continue reading…

Media personality & First Time Mom, Toyosi Etim -Effiong Shares Her Conflicting Emotions At Postpartum

Postpartum depression is a topic that is yet to gain proper attention in Nigeria; thankfully, so many women are beginning to share their experiences to prepare new mothers and also how to deal with it. While postpartum experiences vary from

Continue reading…

Pop Singer, Jessica Simpson Shares The Post-Pregnancy Routine She’s Using To Get Back In Shape After Birthing 3rd Child

American Pop singer and a former MTV reality show star, Jessica Simpson is seriously stepping up her fitness with the goal of getting back in shape after having her third child. The 39-year-old mother-of-three gave birth to daughter Birdie Mae

Continue reading…

Model, Kayla Rae Reid Candidly Opens Up About Her Post-Baby Body To Encourage Other Moms

Former Playboy model, 27, Kayla Rae Reid isn’t shying away from showing the realities of a woman’s body right after childbirth. Three days after delivering her second child with husband Ryan Lochte, daughter Liv Rae, the model showed off her

Continue reading…

Powerful Photo Of A Mom Moments After Giving Birth Highlights The True Pain & Struggle Women Go Through 

A female photographer who captured a seemingly overlooked moment of a woman post-birth has sparked conversation among thousands on social media. Alex Michele photographed her friend Tammy Wright of Jacksonville, Florida, after Wright welcomed a baby boy May 20. Alex was

Continue reading…

Moms Did This To Promote Post Partum Positive Body Images But See What They Got

Four moms, Desiree Fortin, Katie Crenshaw, Meg Boggs and Bethanie Garcia all met through the social media platform and collaborated on several body acceptance projects. They realized they’d finally have the chance to meet in late April during a conference

Continue reading…

Two Moms Take Us Through Their Postpartum Weight Loss Journey

As we all know that being a mother is hard enough but being a mom who struggles with postpartum weight can be devastating. For a mom-of-two, Victoria Brady, it was a pediatrician expressing concerns about her 1-year-old son’s weight that spurred

Continue reading…

How Mom, Hannah Wilkinson Discovered & Got Her Postpartum Mental Health Under Control Is A Must Read!

Research has shown that around one in five women will experience a pre or postpartum mental health problem up till a year after giving birth. Despite the prevalence of post- and perinatal mental health conditions, there is still an element

Continue reading…

‘Take it day by day’ -Singer, Carrie Underwood Gets Real On Her Postpartum Struggles (MUST READ)

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing but its aftermath and the changes it does to a woman’s body can leave her feeling low. Regardless of who you are, what size you are, or how you feel about yourself, if you’ve given

Continue reading…

FDA Approves First Drug For Postpartum Depression

It’s hard to hate on any treatment that science provides for curing postpartum depression or at least alleviating its worst symptoms. But somehow, we’ve been dealt a cure approved by the FDA that will make you either laugh or roll

Continue reading…

Mom, Tahnee Knowles Explains How Postnatal Depression Left Her Wishing Her Baby Would Die In His Sleep

A new mom who couldn’t wait to meet her baby has spoken with heartbreaking honesty about her postnatal depression, which, at its worse, made her hope her baby would stop breathing in his sleep. READ ALSO: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow Recalls

Continue reading…

Mother, Natalie Veeh’s Honest Photo Of Her Body Shows The Real Side of Motherhood

Although excited for the joys of motherhood, many women have great insecurities about the permanent changes that their bodies undergo as a result of childbirth. Although some women are lucky to experience minor alterations to their original bodies, many more

Continue reading…

Unveiling Five Celebrity Moms’ Postpartum Journeys | Photos & Video

Postpartum journey begins immediately after the birth of a child as the mother’s body -including hormone levels and uterus size, returns to a non-pregnant state. Now, there’s so much more to post-childbirth than just having a baby to cuddle. More

Continue reading…

Ese Walter Encourages Mums To Accept Their Postpartum Bodies After Revealing Her Postpartum Belly

Ese Walter has bared it all to encourage new mothers to appreciate their postpartum bodies. Although grateful for the joys of motherhood, many women have great insecurities about the permanent changes that their bodies undergo as a result. While some are

Continue reading…

Mom-Of-6, Kaché Byrd Shares Inspiring Thoughts On Postpartum Body Goals And It Is Spot-On

These days, many new moms- from the period of pregnancy, have postpartum body goals at the back of their minds and find it hard to accept what ‘life’ throws at them. So one can understand how inspiring it is when

Continue reading…

These Are Facts You Need To Know About Postpartum Depression As New Mom, Cardi B Clamps Down On It

Postpartum depression (PPD), also called postnatal depression, is a type of mood disorder associated with childbirth, and it can affect both the new mom and/or the new dad. It has symptoms that includes extreme sadness, low energy, anxiety, irritability, and

Continue reading…

Serena Williams Reveal Her Struggles With Postpartum Emotions To Encourage Other Mums

The emotions experienced in motherhood are complicated; as such, it is safely safe to refer to it as a “pack of emotional roller coaster.” American professional tennis star, Serena Jameka Williams has revealed that she’s been struggling with postpartum emotions

Continue reading…

New Mum Highlights Post Delivery Struggles That No One Really Talks About

Every aspects of motherhood is a journey. From conception, pregnancy, birth to nursing. No one stage is superior to the other, and the experiences from each stage is worth cherishing forever. A new mother from Gastown took to her Instagram

Continue reading…

Awesome: Photographer Mom-Of-2, Julie Worthy Captures The Beauty Of Postpartum Bodies Through Photography

While some people were unjustly body-shaming a new mom some days ago as reported here, another mom has come out to boldly show the beauty of postpartum body. Photographer Julie Worthy of Petite Chérie Photography is using her photography to celebrate

Continue reading…

How To Make Your Stitches Heal Fast After An Episiotomy

Eyinade Eweje An episiotomy, a surgical cut in the perineum – the muscular area between the vagina and the anus – done to create sufficient vaginal opening for baby’s passage, is one of the several rigours often experienced by a

Continue reading…