Tag Pregnancy

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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Dear MIMsters: Who Is the Father of My Baby? (Part One)

Who is the father of my baby? As it seems, my life is about to come to an end. I still remember that day vividly. We had gone for one of Dapo’s closest friend’s birthday party. The guy turned 30,

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Self Love & Empowerment Coach, Stephanie Gets Real As She Talks About Her Pregnancy Journey And It Is Expository

The journey through pregnancy holds varying emotions for different moms. Some exciting, some sweet, some excruciating, … but in all, whatever your pregnancy journey, it’s always beautiful to share because sharing could be therapeutic for you. Self-love coach & optimist,

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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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Dear MIMsters: I Am Scared of Having an Abortion Again But This Is My Predicament

I’ve been following posts on your Facebook page and I can say nice and mature advice comes from there. I am scared of having an abortion again but I am faced with this predicament. I’m a 26 years old.  Ten

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“From Throwing Up In Public To Beyond Happy” -Self Love Coach, Stephanie Shares About Her Gradual Journey Into Motherhood.

Self-love coach & optimist, Stephanie who is 12 weeks gone has continued to take her followers through her pregnancy journey. The soon-to-be single mom who is due to give birth 0n November 23 says her body was thriving on no artificial

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7 Reasons You’re Probably Not Getting Pregnant

Have you been trying for a baby for a while but keep getting a negative pregnancy test result when you pee on your stick each month? Find 7 common reasons that may be responsible and what to do… 1. Cycle

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Pregnancy Brain: Why It Happens & How To Cope

For some pregnant women, joining the list of pregnancy upsets such as nausea, fatigue, constipation, heartburn, backaches, sleepless nights, and so on, is the often frustrating memory lapses or forgetfulness, tagged ‘pregnancy brain’. According to some studies, factors including the

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EXCLUSIVE! Pregnant at 40! Mumpreneur Ng Founder, Mofolusade Sonaike Tells Her Beautiful Story

Mofolusade Sonaike is the founder of mumpreneur.ng, a platform where mothers in business can network and find support. Mofolusade who transitioned from being a full time working mum to an entrepreneur in 2011 was shocked to find out that she was pregnant

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Feminist Marriage, Pregnancy, Depression & Teaching Her Daughter Feminism: Chimamanda Adichie Is All Shades of Interesting In New Feature

In a new feature on The NewYorker, Larissa MacFarquhar profiles Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and takes us on an extensive journey of her life so far, referencing quotes from her books in an article titled: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Comes to Terms With Global Fame. A part

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Why Being A Mum is Linda Ikeji’s Greatest Dream: Blogger Reveals In Lengthy Post

Media entrepreneur and popular celebrity blogger Linda Ikeji is pregnant! Linda’s sister, fashion entrepreneur Laura Ikeji Kanu shared the exciting news on her Instagram page Sunday afternoon. Hours later, the soon to be mother also confirmed in a lengthy post that she

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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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5 Ways To Minimize Your Risk Of Having A Baby With Birth Defects

Birth defects are abnormalities which occur during baby’s development in the womb. Majority of these defects are said to occur during the first 3 months of pregnancy, and may result in changes in baby’s appearance, body function or both. Are

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‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’, Kenya Moore Expecting Her First Child @ 47

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” cast member Kenya Moore is having a baby! On Sunday’s season 10 reunion part 1, the 47-year-old star made it known that she was twirling for two. The revelation came as a surprise at the top

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Everything You Need To Know About Morning Sickness

To the layman, morning sickness happens as soon as a woman gets pregnant and it occurs as soon as she wakes up, hence the name “morning sickness.” But are these facts? Let’s find out in this exposé on everything you

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Skin Tumours: If You Think You’ve Had a Hard Life, Wait Until You Read this Mum’s Story

In what seems to be an extreme case of Neurofibromatosis, a 38-year-old mother of two has been covered with painful tumours covering her entire face, with three giant growths swamping her right leg. Charmaine Sahadeo from Chaguanas, Trinidad, has always had the condition but says

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RH Factor & Pregnancy: What Every Couple Should Know

By Feyi Kemi Are you Rh Negative or Positive? To avoid complications during pregnancy and foster baby’s good health, it’s important for every expecting mum (sometimes dads too) to have a blood test to determine their blood type and if

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Rapper Cardi B & Fiance Offset Reportedly Expecting Their First Child in July

  Online reports confirmed that the hip-hop star Cardi B is indeed pregnant, but it won’t stop her from releasing her upcoming album, performing her scheduled gig at Coachella in April. She is expecting her first child with fiancé, Offset. According to a

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7 Simple Ways to Boost Your Immune System During Pregnancy

Eyinade Eweje Did you know the immune system is suppressed so the body doesn’t see the sperm or foetus as an invader and reject it? Consequently, during pregnancy, the white blood cells become less powerful, making you more prone to

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Woman Who Went Into Labour Without Knowing She Was Pregnant Shares Incredible Story

Charlotte Thomson didn’t know she was pregnant with a baby girl until she was in labour. Now 21, Charlotte who hadn’t shown any signs of pregnancy had regular periods and was still slipping into her size 8 dresses had no

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Davido’s Baby Mama, Sophia Finally Shares How She Dealt With Getting Pregnant at a Young Age

Davido’s baby mama, Sophia Momodu shared a piece of advice with a pregnant woman who came to her Snapchat page to ask for advice. Using her own life experience, the single mom-of-one spoke revealed support from family members helped her get

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Dear MIMsters: I Am Troubled By What a Church Member Said About My Pregnancy

I need some words of encouragement as I am troubled by an utterance made by a church member about my pregnancy. I had a miscarriage in 2016 and exactly one year after, God blessed us with another pregnancy. I have

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11 Simple Ways to Curb Heartburn During Pregnancy

Heartburn is a burning sensation that often extends from the bottom of the breastbone to the lower part of the throat or chest and is caused by some of the hormonal and physical changes that comes with pregnancy. One of

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7 Signs You May Have Fertility Issues

Trying for a baby? Usually, inability to get pregnant after a year of trying is the first red alert that you might have one or more issues. However, there are other early signs that may suggest you are at risk

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How 29-Year-Old Virgin Became Pregnant With a Baby Without Having S*x

A 29-year-old woman from a Manitoban community in Canada, who is still a virgin and plans to never have sex is pregnant with her first child. The woman known as Lauren went against the advice of her doctor and her

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