Pregnant women are too be treated and handled delicately as they carry their unborn babies and there are certain things they have to avoid. Smoking. Why? It’s harmful to the developing baby. It can lead to premature birth ...Read more 0
There’s so much to learn about pregnancy, it can feel overwhelming. This is a good place to start. Get a helpful overview of what’s in store during pregnancy.
A Nigerian consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist has given an explanation to why some women prematurely give birth to their babies. Dr Chris Abumchi, a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, says violence among couples can predispose pregnant women to preterm ...Read more 0
Immediately a new baby is born and once the doctors are satisfied that the baby is fine, the next step is to bathe the baby before handing him/her to the mother to hold for the first time. However, ...Read more 0
That’s obviously an exaggeration, but her comment made us wonder: Will getting it on several times a day increase your odds of conceiving? The answer, surprisingly, is not exactly. “The general guideline for couples with no known fertility ...Read more 0
A paediatrician and Head, Medical Services, Medical Centre, Federal College Of Education (Technical) Akoka, Lagos, Dr. Rotimi Adesanya, tells ARUKAINO UMUKORO about the effects of heat rash What is heat rash? Heat rash, as the name implies, is caused ...Read more 0
A new study is suggesting that some classes of common antibiotics if taken during early pregnancy can double the risk of miscarriage. In the study, which was published on Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, Macrolides, quinolones, tetracyclines, sulfonamides and ...Read more 0