Tag New mothers

Celebrity Mom, Amy Schumer Speaks Out About The Weighty Pressure On New Moms Just To Breastfeed

American stand-up comedian and actress, Amy Schumer is speaking out and giving a voice to what many new moms feel. Mom-shamers would have expectant mothers believe that if they don’t breastfeed their newborns, they’re somehow failing their child. But it’s

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Kaduna State Government Extends Maternity Leave Period For New Mothers

Few hours after he was sworn-in as the Governor of Kaduna state for second term, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has announced that female civil servants in the state will now enjoy six months maternity leave. The governor in a tweet yesterday

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WHO Reveals New Drug Capable of Reducing Mortality Rate

The World Health Organisation has revealed a revamped drug that has the potential to save thousands of new mothers’ lives annually. The medicine – known as heat-stable Carbetocin – can withstand extreme heat and stay effective for 1,000 days and could “revolutionise

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