Monthly Archives: September 2013

What pregnant women need to know about gestational diabetes

Gestational diabetes is diabetes that occurs for the first time in a person during pregnancy and thought to affect up to 14% of pregnant Mothers. Diabetes occurs because of the lack of insulin in your body. Insulin comes from your … Continue reading
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Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy

For the types of food you should avoid, you need to know that they can affect your pregnancy in a negative way because of the threat of food poisoning. Use our checklist below to learn more about what foods to … Continue reading
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Top 10 Pregnancy Superfoods

During your pregnancy, you are probably thinking about what types of food that you can eat. Your body should be nourished and revitalised from the food that you put into your body. Here are the top 10 pregnancy superfoods that … Continue reading
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The most popular food cravings for pregnant women

Whether you have a sweet tooth or if you are passionate about savoury food, pregnancy cravings make you want to satisfy them immediately. There are some common threads with these cravings across the board for women across the world. Take … Continue reading
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Top 7 Symptoms to Be Aware of During Pregnancy

We know that if you are reading this, you probably want to make sense of the types of unpleasant pregnancy symptoms that you might experience. These are important ones that you should not ignore though because they could affect your pregnancy: … Continue reading
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Insights About Ovarian Cysts

Your ovaries are like the vaults that hold your eggs in preparation for the egg to be fertilised. Ovarian cysts are small sacs that are filled with a fluid – these sacs are closed. Ovarian cysts develop in one of … Continue reading
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Foetal Development

Understanding how your baby is developing is both exciting and interesting during pregnancy. Foetal development is dissected within the time frame of weeks and months. Let’s understand how foetal development works through this summary: 1 month: At four weeks, you have an … Continue reading
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Anaemia

What is Anaemia? At its core, anaemia is when you have a low red blood cell count. Red blood cells are so important for all of us because they carry oxygen in our blood to all our vital organs. There … Continue reading
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Tips on How to have a Healthy Pregnancy

A healthy pregnancy is of course the ideal goal for all expectant mums. You want to know that your baby is growing well and is safe and to also put yourself in a strong position for the pregnancy and birth. … Continue reading
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Pregnancy Ultrasound Scans

Antenatal scans are exciting milestones of your pregnancy and track how your baby is growing and allows you to find out the sex of your baby should you wish to know. They are created from high frequency sound waves that … Continue reading
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