Category Pregnancy & Birth

UPDATE! The Terminally-ill Baby Boy Who Moved The World, Charlie Gard | Parents Fight Final Battle

Parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard have heartbreakingly decided to let their baby go. Chris Gard and Connie Yates have made a ‘final wish to put him to bed in his own cot and let him ‘slip away’. The parents

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Double Celebration! Actor John Njamah Welcomes 1st Baby With Cameroonian Wife on Same Day As 1st Wedding Anniversary

Film maker and Actor John Njamah and Angwi Tangi Njamah , his Cameroonian wife just welcomed a baby girl, Ziorah, on July 21 2017, same day as  their first wedding anniversary! Double joy! On June 21, 2016, the John who is

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Tanzanian Model Battling Endometriosis Defiles All Odds as She Welcomes Baby Boy

One of Africa’s most celebrated runway queen and model Milen Magese also known as Ladiva Millen gave birth to a baby boy a week ago in Columbia. She shared this on Instagram. The Tanzanian supermodel Magese, who was reasonably private about the

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How Woman Who Suffered Pre-diabetics & Hypertension Gave Birth To First Child at 59

A 59-year-old Ghanaian woman who had tried for nearly four decades to become pregnant has given birth at a New York hospital after undergoing fertility treatments. Akosua Budu Amoako gave birth to a full-term 7lb 4oz boy on June 15 at Bellevue

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Baby On Board! American Singer The Dream & Wife, Lalonne Nash are Expecting Baby No. 8

Singer, songwriter and record producer, The Dream and his third wife, LaLonne Nash are expecting their eighth baby. The couple who have been married for 3 years just celebrated their anniversary on July 5th. This will be the singer’s eighth child, and the couple’s

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True Life Story: How A Mother’s Powerful Instincts Saved Her Son’s Life

The powerful intuition of a mother of three was proved right after a diagnosis confirmed her son to be terminally ill.  Not falling in her duties as a mother, Rosie Bell narrates her ordeal. Rosie noticed her son had started

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“My sister is BLESSED to have you as a husband!” Illbliss’ Sister-in-law Pens Appreciation Note to Him

The popular Nigerian rapper, Illbliss also known as Oga boss welcomed a baby girl two weeks ago. This was after eight years of childlessness. The elated father had taken to Instagram to welcome his baby girl who he referred to as

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Female Nigerian University Student Develops Alternative Treatment for Breast Cancer

A female student of the African University of Science and Technology Abuja (AUST), Sandra Musujusu, has developed an alternative treatment for breast cancer. Reports state that the scientific breakthrough might lead to a lasting solution in the treatment of breast

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After 17 Years of Marriage & Failed IVFs Nigerian Woman Shares Her Testimony

Nine months into marriage, Opeyemi Shoaga was diagnosed with endometriosis after a series of tests in 2006. Her tubes were removed and she was left with IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) as her only option, which also failed. After 17 years

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It’s Official! Cristiano Ronaldo Confirms Birth of His Twins | Meet Them

Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo confirms birth of his twins, whom were birthed via a surrogate mother. He made the revelation after Portugal crashed out of the confederations cup last night. Ronaldo took to his Facebook and posted a statement saying

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Dear MIMsters: I Know I Should Listen to My Doctor But My Pains Won’t Let Me

In 2011, I was trying to conceive and I fell pregnant. On my second check up with gynaecologist when my pregnancy was 3 months old, my Doctor discovered that the foetus was growing outside the womb. I went for an

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New Daddy Alert! EmmaOhMaGod & Wife Welcome Baby Girl

EmmaOhMaGod was not left out of yesterday’s Father’s Day celebrations, as he welcomed his new born baby girl, Feranmi, with his wife. Excited about motherhood, the elated mom, Yetunde Edunjobi revealed the news by sharing a cute video of the comedian with their newborn and

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Beyonce and Jay Z’s Twin Babies Are Finally Here

Beyonce Knowles has reportedly given birth to her twin babies of both sexes, a boy and girl, but they have been kept in hospital due to a “minor issue.” According to E News  the twins were born on Monday in Los

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12 Simple Ways Boost Your Energy During Pregnancy

Eniola Afolayan Fatigue is common and should be expected during pregnancy, especially in the first and third trimesters.  Causes range from increased body metabolism to support the new, precious life growing within you to lack of sleep due to the

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10 Common Pregnancy Myths & The Truth About Them

Pregnancy is often surrounded by the dark gloom of old wives’ tales. Our folks have been at it for years, and they always say there’s no harm in following tradition. On the contrary, there are certainly some pregnancy myths that

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What You Should Know about Risks of Labour Induction

When labor begins naturally, it begins a very complex process, involving your baby, your body and your brain. Your baby sends signals when he or she is ready for life outside the uterus and your brain responds by releasing the

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Heartbreaking! Midwife Arrested for Doing the Unthinkable in Ogun State

A midwife has been arrested for allegedly stealing a newborn baby and swapping it with a dead one. This reportedly happened at a hospital in Ifo, Ogun state. The unnamed woman has refused to own up to her actions even

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4 Smart Ways to Prepare for Your Baby’s Birth

Pregnancy can seem to go on forever, especially in the last few days before you are due. There’s a long list of what you can do to get ready for your baby’s birth. Here are 4 smart ways to begin: 1.

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What to Do When Your Water Breaks Prematurely

Your baby is cushioned from injury, protected from infection, provided with nutrition and a lot of other things, thanks to your amniotic fluid, a.k.a your water. When that water ‘breaks’ there are a lot of complications that can happen to you and

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Labor and Birth Terms Every Woman Should Know

Almost every woman knows what happens or is likely to happen to her body while pregnant, during labor and after childbirth. But how sound is your knowledge of these birth terms that you are sure to hear at least a hundred times

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Braxton Hicks Or Labor Contractions? Learn How to Tell the Difference

Braxton Hicks contractions are also called “warm- up” or “toning” contractions. This is your body’s way of preparing the uterus for labor. Understanding certain things about Braxton Hicks contractions, like when they occur, what they’re like, and how to relieve them,

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Paul and Anita Okoye Reportedly Expecting Twins!

It’s raining babies in the Okoye household! One-half of P-square duo, Paul Okoye and his wife, Anita Isama- Okoye are reportedly expecting a set of twins. According to unconfirmed sources, the couple will be welcoming their patter of tiny feet in

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12 Funny & Weird Scientific Facts about Pregnancy

When you really look at it, from the morning sickness to the mood swings, the swollen nose, feet and belly, the spontaneous burst of tears or anger, a woman carries a pregnancy for almost a year?! And then pops out this tiny

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What To Eat And Avoid During Pregnancy

For mums-to-be, it’s important to take precautions when choosing what to eat. Here’s a recommended list of what to eat and avoid during pregnancy. Safe To Eat GREEN VEGETABLES: This contains high level of folic acid and iron. Folic acid

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6 Weird and Amazing Facts about a Newborn You Probably Didn’t Know

Babies are super cute and adorable, but did you know they are born with taste buds at the the roof, back and sides of their mouth, in addition to their tongue? Weird huh? Here are 6 more amazing facts about

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