Labour

All about child birth

Motherhood is the most exciting journey that a woman undertakes out of which the most important chapter is the actual child birth. For all the moms-to-be who want more information about this process, here is some of what to expect. Methods of Childbirth: There are a few different methods to birth your child. Vaginal delivery […]

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Pregnancy Month 8: Week 34 – Week 36

Pregnancy month 8: week 34 – week 36  What’s happening to your body in month 8? Although your baby is still gaining weight, you’ll be happy to know that you’re unlikely to put on any more after week 35 or so. Because your baby has pushed your uterus right up under your ribs, you may […]

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Pregnancy Month 9: Week 37 – Week 40

What’s happening to your body in month 9? You probably won’t be putting on any more weight, but the size of your baby now means you might be feeling pretty uncomfortable. At some point, your baby’s head may engage – drop down into your pelvis. You might feel a bit more comfortable if this happens […]

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What to Expect During Your Labour

What exactly happens when you have a baby? Read our guide on what to expect when you go into labour.   Stages of labour First stage: contractions will start and your cervix will begin to open gradually. This is called dilation Second stage: you’ll push your baby Third stage: you’ll deliver the placenta   Stage […]

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Causes of Early and Late Abortion (Miscarriages)

What is a Miscarriage? Miscarriages are known as the unfortunately loss of a pregnancy before reaching 24 weeks of pregnancy. Sometimes the cause of a miscarriage is unknown, it can be completely random and unintentional or it caused by a medical factor. Some medical conditions can put you more at risk of suffering a miscarriage and […]

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Changes During Pregnancy – 3rd Trimester

By this time, we believe you have come to appreciate the changes and adaptation during the first and second trimesters, so now let’s look at the third trimester. If you would recall, we talked about hormonal changes, breast and nipple enlargement, dietary changes and other pregnancy related issues in the first trimester. We also spent […]

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