Category Pregnancy

7 Ways to Handle Your Teenage Daughter’s Pregnancy (Part One)

Mark Wealth One thing most parents, especially mothers dread to face is the news that their teenage daughter is pregnant. As a result, you find many parents trying their ultimate best to make sure this doesn’t happen. Then she makes

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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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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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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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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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Woman Loses Pregnancy Over Suspicions of Husband’s Alleged Infidelity

Sandra Edodo, 27, reportedly lost her pregnancy after being beaten to pulp by her Liberian co-tenant. The incident occurred at Igando, a suburb in Lagos. According to P.M. Express,  pregnant Edodo, was battered by Omombo, a co-tenant after she challenged him over an

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Top Guidelines For A Healthy Pregnancy

Every expecting mum wants a hitch free pregnancy and healthy baby. To foster these, find a detailed list of top things you need to do… 1. Pre-natal Care Registering for pre-natal care at a reputable hospital or maternity care clinic

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Amazing: How 62-Year-Old Woman Conceived And Gave Birth To Her Third Child

A  Spanish doctor in the Northwestern town of Lugo, Lina Alvarez, 62 had just given birth to her healthy baby-girl Lina via C-section. Lina was born at Lucas Augusti Hospital two weeks early and weighing  5 lbs., 3 oz. According to The Sun, when

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Week 3: Your Pregnancy, Week By Week

Continued from week 1 – 2. Week 3 Your Baby Fertilization has taken place – your released egg and partner’s sperm which formed a zygote during the first week has made its way into your uterus where it’s burrowing into

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7 Tips To Recovering After A Miscarriage

Recovering after a miscarriage can be quite tough, especially emotionally. However, trying all you can to recover in earnest boosts your chances of having a full-term and healthy pregnancy when you’re ready to conceive again. Find a few tips to

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Top Dos & Don’ts For A Healthy Pregnancy

There’s no more critical time to take your health seriously than during pregnancy as its successful completion is largely influenced by how healthy the lifestyle choices you make are. Find a list of top dos and don’ts to use as 

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Week 1 – 2: Your Pregnancy, Week By Week

Despite the several upsets that may come with pregnancy, knowing a baby is developing inside you triggers a variety of amazing emotions. As you bask in the euphoria, here’s a week by week guide on what to expect and how

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