Pregnancy

It Is Not Just Mum

When you were pregnant, and things didn't go your way and almost drove you up the wall: How many times that you were told when you were just about to explode and about to show signs of irritation and...

Pregnancy Is A Bliss

"So here I am in bed feeling sluggish even after 14 hours of sleep, with the biggest appetite for anything, my stomach bugging me, my moods going low most of the time, only my thoughts to keep me company,...

Given Birth When You’re Not In The Hospital – Just In Case!

You’re not due yet, but to your horror you are about to give birth, right here, right now. Expecting the unexpected: out-of-hospital birth. Going into panic mode will not help your dilemma. Try to relax and remain calm. What...

Coping with A High-Risk Pregnancy

Every pregnant woman has a 20% chance of having a high-risk pregnancy. Although a lot of women have a natural and smooth pregnancy, there are others who encounter certain problems. This kind of pregnancy means that the mother, the...

What You Need to Know About Water Birthing

Giving birth to your child doesn’t always have to be done in the conventional half-lying, half-sitting position. There are alternative birthing methods. One of them is the “water birth,” or giving birth while squatting in a large tub of...

No More Pregnancy Bed Rest Boredom

Waiting for the big day can be exciting, worrisome, and sometimes – boring. Being big, as an expectant mother, bed rest will drain you with boredom. Of course, you need rest, but being in bed all day can make...

Dealing With Post-term Pregnancy

Simply put, a “post-term” or extended pregnancy is one that lasts more than the so-called “normal” term of 37 to 42 weeks. This happens to about 2% of pregnant women. Nowadays, a post-term pregnancy is a phenomenon that can...

Creating a Pregnancy Journal

Pregnancy is a special time in a women’s life that deserves to be documented. If you are expecting, creating a journal is a great way to document your 10-month journey. Don’t wait until the baby is born to start...

Top 3 Pregnancy Anxieties and What to Do About Them

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing, but it can also be worrisome for new mothers-to-be. Ask any pregnant woman what’s on their mind and they’ll probably answer: Will my baby be okay? Will it hurt? Do I look terrible? The...

8 Things You Must Have In Your Hospital Bag

Waiting in the Labor room with cramps racking through your frame can be rather daunting. With nothing left to do except endure hours of contractions, it is essential that you prepare a bag full of some knick-knacks that might...