Tag Pregnant women

Ramadan Fasting: Is It Safe For Pregnant Women & Breastfeeding Moms To Participate?

Pregnancy is a physiological condition that its concurrence with fasting introduces some controversies about condition of mother and fetus. However, study reveals that Pregnant women who fast during Ramadan could be putting the health of their unborn baby at risk. Fasting

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Nine Women Narrate The Disheartening Story Of Domestic Abuse Endured During Their Unwanted Pregnancies

An overwhelming number of victims of domestic abuse are female. Pregnancy does not protect against this phenomenon, which may have adverse health outcomes for both the mother and the newborn. We are shocked by the stories of these pregnant women

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Eating These Snacks During Pregnancy Could Help Your Child Become Smarter

If you want a smart child, a recent study has suggested that eating these snacks during pregnancy can help with this. Scientists from the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) discovered that women who ate three 30g servings of these

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Why Expectant Moms Should Stay In A Protected Environment During Pregnancy -Medical Professional, Akin Abayomi

A Haematologist, Professor Akin Abayomi has advised pregnant women to stay in a protected environment during pregnancy. The medical professional explained that the environment where a child was exposed to during stages of pregnancy must be protected to avoid a long

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Why Iodine Mineral Is Important To Nursing And Pregnant Women

Iodine is a dietary mineral required for the production of thyroid hormones. Pregnant and breastfeeding women need this mineral more because of it’s vital influence on brain development in the uterus and during early childhood . READ ALSO: ‘Every Mother-to-be Should Take

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Pregnant Women In Bayelsa State Get A Stipulated Monthly Allowance From The Government After Satisfying This Requirement

Isn’t “congratulations” in order for pregnant women in Bayelsa? The Bayelsa State government has announced a monthly allowance of N3,000 for pregnant women in the state. This was revealed by Bayelsa State Governor, His Excellency, Seriake Henry Dickson while speaking

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Why Bayelsa Government Plans to Pay Pregnant Women Monthly

The wife of Bayelsa State Governor has revealed that the government will henceforth pay pregnant women on a monthly basis. Dr. Rachael Dickson shared the good news in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital, during the commencement of a three-day programme for ‘Royal Queens’ in

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What Would You Do if a Pregnant Woman Gave Birth in Your Car? Read this Nigerian Man’s Ordeal

A Nigerian man was left speechless after his neighbour gave birth to a baby girl inside his car in the wee hours of the morning. He took to his social media pages to narrate the experience. The man, Daniel Chukwuemeka, shared the

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Ogun State Government Shuts Down Three Hospitals Following Death Of Two Pregnant Women

Three hospitals, namely Shepherd clinic and maternity, Ayo Ni Medical Centre and Dayo Maternity Home, all in Ifo Local Government Area, have been shut by the Ogun State government following the death of two pregnant women, Premium Times reports. According

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Wife Of Lagos State Governor, Bolanle Ambode, Presents Gifts To Pregnant Women, Urges Them To Stay Hygienic

Wife of Lagos State Governor, Bolanle Ambode, has admonished pregnant women to embrace a healthy and hygienic lifestyle in order to curb the infant mortality rate in the state. According to National Daily, the first lady made this admonition on Wednesday

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Read The Story Of Igbologun Community Where Pregnant Women Must Not Go Into Labour At Midnight

Igbologun community is made up of  over 20,000 people of different tribes, cultures, and religions. It is located on Snake Island, in the heart of Apapa, under Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area, Lagos. Vanguard gathered that Snake Island, on which the

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8 Things A Pregnant Woman Hates To Hear

Ineh Olisah With all those hormones working in overdrive, pregnancy is upsetting enough for an average mum or mum-to-be. Restrain yourself from causing even more upset by noting this list of things no pregnant woman wants to hear or be

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