Category Pregnancy & Birth

Vaginal Heaviness or Pelvic Pressure During Pregnancy: Causes & Treatments

Pregnancy is far from a glamorous period for most women. Morning sickness, back aches, swelling, weight gain to the elephant feet. It is enough to make some women question the fairness of womanhood. On the upside, it’s amazing how your

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After 30 Years of Childless Marriage, Pastor and Wife Dedicate 1st Child

After 30 years of childless marriage, the General Overseer of Glorious Salvation Ark of God Ministry in Efurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, Pastor Solomon Eferaha and his wife, Florence, on Sunday dedicated their first child, Samuel Ewomazino Eferaha.

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7 Signs That Your Labor is Very Near

When counting down to the days when your precious little one is meant to arrive, you are bound to get a tad bit nervous and frustrated at the same time. Rumor has it that the last days of pregnancy can

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8 Useful Tips to Reduce Swelling During Pregnancy

In medical terminology, the swelling of ankles and feet is called Edema (or Oedema). During pregnancy, one thing that may scare or unsettle a pregnant woman is swelling. This condition is mainly seen on the ankles and feet, and sometimes on

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Science Proves These 3 Things Can Ease Labor and Hasten Child Birth

As natural as the pain that comes with child birth is, most women will jump at any opportunity to ease the pain that comes along with it. I know i would. No matter how many times a woman has gone through it,

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6 Struggles That Are All Too Real For Third Trimester Mums

Simple day to day activities are taken for granted when one is not pregnant or about give birth. These daily life tasks for most people take little to no effort but for women in their third trimester, it takes every

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6 Fears Pregnant Women Have But Shouldn’t

The news of expecting a baby is one to celebrate, especially if it’s your first time. There is a lot of misinformation out there and everyone seems to have an opinion about what can or can’t happen during pregnancy, thus;

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Woman Gives Birth to Baby Weighing Over 6kg!

Natashia Corrigan gave birth to a baby boy on Tuesday, weighing 6.06 kg which is said to be twice the average baby weight in Australia. Daily mail reports: Corrgian and her husband Brian Liddle, were in shock at the size of their

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”I have decided that no matter how masculine I am, I will let you reign in the right places for the pains you bore for me.” Seyi Law’s Open Letter to Wife will Touch Your Heart

First time dad, comedian Seyi Law is one proud hubby and father who never fails to appreciate his dearest wife, Stacy Ebere, and thank God for their daughter, Oluwademiladeola, whom they welcomed last year after 5 years of childlessness. This morning,

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8 Things All Pregnant Women Do But Will Never Admit To

Being pregnant can be one of the best feelings in the world. It doesn’t take a scientist to know that there are some certain things women secretly enjoy doing during pregnancy, but will never admit to. Can you relate to any

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10 Things Women Wish Men Knew About Pregnancy

When people think about pregnancy, their minds and focus automatically goes to the momma, she’s the one carrying the baby. Nobody really thinks about how much different it actually is for the daddies. It can be weird, scary and different

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Ways To Avoid or Ease Back Pain During Pregnancy

Seventy percent of women world wide experience back pain during pregnancy, especially in their third trimester. Pregnancy weight gain, muscle strains, hormonal changes, posture, center of gravity, stress and medical issues such as infection or osteoporosis are possible causes of

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It’s a Boy! Zamfara State Governor’s Daughter Welcomes First Child

Zainab Abdallah, the daughter of  the current Governor of Zamfara state Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari, welcomed a baby boy with her hubby Abdallah Jibrin. READ ALSO:Amazing! This New Mum Didn’t Know She Was Pregnant Until She Welcomed Her Baby Girl The pair who

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9 Reasons Why a Woman’s Pee Smells Weird

Every woman tends to be extremely cautious and careful when it comes to all activities “down there.” Most times, we may not bother to notice the smell of the pee we pass out. It is scary when you go to

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7 Danger Signs In Pregnancy You Should Never Ignore

At any stage of your pregnancy, you will do well to watch out for any these danger signs. If you have observed any of these symptoms, consult your doctor immediately. 1. VAGINAL BLEEDING While vaginal bleeding in pregnancy might be considered

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7 Major Signs Your Labour is Near

By Chiomah Momah How will I know when you are in labour? This is a question many expectant mothers ask, especially when it’s their first pregnancy.  Even for experienced mothers, it’s easy to get confused as to when exactly to

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10 Healthy Ways To Eat During Pregnancy

As soon as you find out you are pregnant, you are most likely to become more health conscious.. Questions like “what should I eat, what does the baby need to grow well” are most likely to pop. We bring you ten

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A Few Things You Need To Know About Cervical Cancer

A minimum of 26 Nigerian women die daily as a result of cervical cancer, said a radiologist, Ifeoma Okoye, the Founder of Breast Without Spot, BWS Initiative, a non-governmental organisation. “We conducted a survey and discovered that cervical cancer is the

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9 Things You Should Do Before Getting Pregnant

So you and your partner have been seriously discussing having a baby. Congratulations! But before you start trying to conceive a baby, there are certain foods you should cut back on (and avoid), and some healthy lifestyle changes to start

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Stress Makes Getting Pregnant Twice As Hard – Study

Many factors can contribute to preventing a woman from becoming pregnant and one of such is stress. A new study published online in the journal Human Reproduction, shows a link between stress and difficulty conceiving by measuring an enzyme found

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Sex During Pregnancy

  Q; Can I have sex during pregnancy? Yes! With a normal pregnancy, the answer is a ‘big’ YES. Sex during pregnancy is good for your relationship now and after your baby has arrived. But if you’re having any complications

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NANNY TO THE RESCUE: What Kind Of Foods are Appropriate for My 9 Month Old Baby?

Q: What kind foods are appropriate for my 9 months old baby? Are there guidelines to help me serve sufficient portions? A: You should offer babies tasty foods that are soft in texture to buy their interest and avoid indigestion.

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8 Common Pregnancy Woes And How To Beat Them

A mother’s joy knows no bounds when a doctor confirms a baby is on the way. However, with the immeasurable euphoria may come quite a number of unpredictable and unpleasant surprises due to hormonal changes as the foetus grows. Find out

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10 Tips To Keep You Slim During And After Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a pleasurable time but let’s be quick to remind you that what you do during pregnancy goes along way to determine how fast you bounce back after the baby is born. If you want an easy rebound, apply

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Sperm Meets Egg: Top 3 Sex Positions To Aid Conception

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could boost your odds of concieving a baby by just performing a few (fun) acrobatics during your next roll in the sack? Well, it’s not necessarily that simple. That’s because there’s not really anything

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