Category Pregnancy & Birth

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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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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Vaginal Birth After Caesarian

Is VBAC or Virginal Birth After Caesarian section possible? Very much so, evidenced by yours truly. Every time I mention to anyone that I did have a natural birth after my first delivery, which was by Cesarian section, the news

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Pregnancy: 16 Warning Signs You Should Not Ignore

Even if you’ve read lots about pregnancy and spoken to other mums about your pregnancy symptoms, there will still be times when you wonder if what you’re feeling is normal or not. The following pregnancy symptoms should set off a

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Everyday Sex Improves Quality Of Sperm – Study

Couples who have spent any amount of time trying to conceive may find themselves surrounded by all sorts of rules, myths, theories, and crazy ideas about what it takes to get pregnant. According to one theory, too much sex can

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8 Reasons You Need Folic Acid Before & During Pregnancy

Regular consumption of foods that contain folates as well as daily intake of 400 mcg of folic acid supplement before conception, and a prenatal vitamin with 600 mcg of folic acid once pregnancy is confirmed is recommended for these salient

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8 Common Post-delivery Issues to Expect & What to Do

Eyinade Eweje Now your baby is safely here and another round of upsets to your body has kicked off – post-delivery issues. These tips will help you make the healing/recovery process more convenient, so you get back to your regular

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Pregnancy & Delivery: 7 Pain Relief Options You Should Ask Your Doctor About

Don’t suffer in silence when in labour. There are several labour pain relief options you could try. Ask your doctor way before your due to date about these options. 1. BREATHING – A non-drug pain relief option Patterned breathing is

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After A String Of Failed Adoption, Miscarriages, Infertile Woman is Granted IVF Treatment

Claire Dodd, 41, a single British woman from Manchester, thought she would never get the opportunity to become a mother, after she was left infertile at the age of 21. Her story, however changed when she was granted fully funded IVF

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9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know Should Be Avoided During Pregnancy

As you already know, pregnancy is a critical time that calls for lots of extra caution. Find 9 things you probably didn’t know should be avoided to foster having a healthy pregnancy… 1. Hot tubs & saunas. As pleasurable as

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“Don’t Get Pregnant Again!” Kim Kardashian’s Doctors Issue Warning

36-year-old reality star mum Kim Kardashian-West, who has 3-year-old daughter North and 11-month-old son Saint with husband Kanye West revealed that she would love to expand her family and have another child, but her doctors said it wouldn’t be “safe” for

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Why Chinese Widower Ordered For Sex Doll That Looks Like His Late Wife

70-year-old, Zhang Wenliang was left heartbroken when his wife of 40 years died after losing a battle to cancer in 2015. Chinese media reports through the daily mail that when Mr Zhang, who is a retired doctor, received the silicone doll,

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Baby Number 2: Rockstar, Pink, Reveals Baby Bump!

The 37-year-old Rockstar sensation, three-time Grammy-winner, Alecia Beth Moore, Pink, confirmed on Saturday that she and her husband Carey Hart were expecting their second baby as they shared a photo of Pink cuddling their five-year-old daughter, Willow Sage. She put her

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7 Blood Giving Foods You Need In Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, you need a lot of blood. A lot of blood! You are accommodating another human being inside of you and your body is working over time even if you don’t see it happening on the outside

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Priest & Wife Welcome Triplets After 13 Years Of Marriage

An Anglican priest in Asaba, Delta State, Reverend John Ifeanyi Ezeike, and his wife have welcomed triplets; a girl and two boys, after 13 years of marriage. The elated priest took to social media to share photos and wrote: “God

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