Tag Pregnancy

‘I felt trapped and isolated’- S.A Actress, Denise Zimba On Tough Pregnancy & Motherhood

Denise Zimba became a mom for the first time last month and although she is overjoyed at welcoming her bundle of joy to this planet, she admits that it hasn’t been an easy ride. In an emotional Instagram post, the

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“My Mum’s Reaction When I Told Her I Was Pregnant At 17..” Young Mom, Khiandra Vaughn Recounts

A young mom identified as Khiandra Vaughn recently took to twitter to narrate how she broke the news of her pregnancy to her mom. According to the teen mom who was just 17 at the time, her mom had always

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10 Food Tips In Pregnancy

Eating during pregnancy is not really about whether you feel like it, it is more of a necessity. You need to not only eat, but you need to eat right and take precautions against possible but avoidable complications. Below are

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Celebrity Mom, Anne Hathaway Announces Second Pregnancy, Hints At Infertility Struggles

American actress and singer, Anne Hathaway, 36, shared some very exciting baby news yesterday. The Oscar-winning actress and her husband Adam Schulman are expecting their second child. Anne posted a photo to Instagram to announce her pregnancy. In the black-and-white

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Pre-eclampsia Risk During Pregnancy Lowered With High-Fibre Diet- Study

There is scientific evidence backing the lowered risk of pre-eclampsia during pregnancy if pregnant mums can adhere to a healthy meal plan c0ntaining high fibre according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Sydney’s Charles Perkins Centre, the

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‘How HIV stigma, discrimination caused me unplanned pregnancy’ -Adeola Ajetunmobi Recounts Heartbreaking Experience

According to recent findings by the Nigeria AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey, NAIIS, women aged 15–49 years are more than twice as likely to be living with HIV than men (read here). As a result, women have been positioned as

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Why New Moms Should Wait At Least A Year Before Getting Pregnant Again

A new study has advised that new mothers should wait a year before getting pregnant again. The research suggested that new mothers risk the health of both themselves and their unborn babies if they get pregnant again within a year of giving

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The Most Hilarious And Interesting Fathers’ Day Story You’ll Ever Read

A Nigerian young woman has told a heartwarming yet hilarious story about her dad’s reaction after she told him she was pregnant while she was still in College in Canada. According to the Twitter user, @Imoteda, her father immediately disowned

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Gynaecologist, Dr. Nathaniel Adewole, Warns Expectant Moms Against This Lying Position During Pregnancy

As your pregnancy progresses, you might find your lying and sleeping positions more difficult. An expert in Abuja has warned expectant mothers against the act of lying face up in the advanced stage of their pregnancy. Dr Nathaniel Adewole, a

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Gynaecologist, Theodore Yakubu, Counsels Women Above Age 35 On What To Do Before Getting Pregnant

If you’re older than age 35 and hoping to get pregnant, you’re in good company. Many women are delaying pregnancy well into their 30s and beyond — and delivering healthy babies. Taking special care can help give your baby the

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New Research Cautions On Dietary Supplements And Periwinkle Extracts During Pregnancy

New research has revealed serious consequences of young people taking dietary supplements sold for weight loss or muscle building, as well as the use of periwinkle extract during pregnancy. According to news-medical.net, dietary supplements have become more and more popular. A

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Star Actress, Toyin Abraham Addresses The Issue Of Shaming Women About Getting Pregnant In Simple But Telling Terms

Nollywood actress and producer, Toyin Abraham, 34, has taken to her Instagram page to address the issue of people shaming women about getting pregnant. According to Abraham who is rumoured to be expecting her first child, people should stop shaming

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‘At the ripe old age of 42 – I’M PREGNANT!’ -Actress, Hayley Tamaddon Shares Her Joy After Years Of Waiting

Former Coronation Street and Emmerdale actress, Hayley Tamaddon has announced that she is expecting her first baby ‘at the ripe old age 42’ after years of being told she would not be able to conceive. The joyous British actress revealed

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‘Oga & me are still flabbergasted’ -Veteran Actress, Maureen Solomon Reveals She’s Expecting Again After Almost 12 Years

Veteran Nollywood actress Maureen Solomon -Okereke is over the moon following her pregnancy news. Although the expectant mom has been off the screen for a very long time to raise her family leaving fans wondering if she totally quit acting

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9 Stress Relief Tips For Pregnant Women

Pregnancy is an amazing and fulfilling experience, it does however come with its own fair share of stress. With all the bodily changes you are going through, it is not out of place that you may be feeling stressed every

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8 Fun And Awesome Facts About pregnancy

Pregnancy is one of the most fascinating things a woman can experience because obviously there are few things as powerful as growing a new life inside of you. It is an incredible time marked with excitement but also filled with

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8 Pregnant Mum Fashion Tips

You are pregnant! Congrats—now you’re trying to figure out how to deal with your closet for the next nine months. Of course, maternity style is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. There are plenty of ways to approach it but more than

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Hyperprolactinemia: How It Can Affect And Why You Should Find Out

Hyperproclatinemia is a condition that is characterised by high levels of a hormone called prolactin in the blood. Prolactin is produced by the pituitary gland and plays a crucial role in the development of the breasts during pregnancy. While hyperprolactinemia is

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12 Simple Ways To Curb Your Pregnancy Fatigue

Eniola Afolayan Fatigue is common and should be expected during pregnancy, especially in the first and third trimesters. However, though it is a natural pregnancy symptom, it is quite possible to boost your energy level so you don’t end up

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Police Are Trying To Unravel Mystery Of How Arizona Woman In Decade Long Vegetative State Gave Birth

A woman said to have been in a vegetative state for at least a decade at a private health care facility in Phoenix, Arizona, reportedly gave birth recently, triggering a police investigation to unravel the mystery of how she got

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What Doctors Want You To Know: 10 Tips To Get Pregnant Quickly

When trying to get pregnant, there is a lot to look forward to. Feeling the notorious biological clock tick away, getting pregnant can become daunting. Although it might happen quickly, it could take longer than expected, even when you and your

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8 Relief Tips For Back Pain During Pregnancy

Low back pain and pelvic pain during pregnancy is an expected and common complaint, but it still deserves attention, because back pain can also be a sign of something more serious. Contrary to popular belief, back pain is not only

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Urinary Incontinence In Women, Causes And Symptoms

Urinary incontinence- the loss of bladder control is a common and often embarrassing problem, but it is important to note that urinary incontinence is not a disease but a symptom. READ ALSO: Bedwetting Solutions: 10 Tips to Help Your Child Stop

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Why Eating For Two During Pregnancy Can Be Harmful

Many women admit to cravings and the desire for an extra helping of food when they are expecting. Many People also excuse this habit and say it is understandable for pregnant women. New research however suggest that the culture of

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Must READ as Married Dad, Oluyomi Ojo School Men On Social Media About a Mum’s Body and Childbirth

Pregnancy and childbearing are beautiful gifts from God to women. The idea of birthing another human being is exceptional. Now, as beautiful as pregnancy and childbirth are, they sometimes come with complications that varies from one woman to another. Just

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