Tummy Grumbles In Pregnancy

2020-01-24T12:50:32+00:00Pregnancy|

Tummy Grumbles In Pregnancy Is constipation, heartburn, or bloating troubling you, Mom-to-be? ‘Morning sickness’ nausea is a well-known pregnancy niggle, but there are other lesser known – and equally uncomfortable – tummy troubles too. 1. Bloating Increased progesterone and eating more processed comfort foods may cause fermenting and [...]

Do South Africans Care More About Their Cars Than Their Births?

2019-10-16T08:08:45+00:00Birth, Family Health, Pregnancy|

Do South Africans Care More About Their Cars Than Their Births? We are notoriously famous for not questioning poor service in South Africa. Even if we mumble and grumble, we seem to settle for second best – and service providers get away with murder a lot of the [...]

EQ tips for successful pregnancy and parenting 

2019-06-04T13:56:56+00:00Parenting, Pregnancy|

EQ tips for successful pregnancy and parenting  Whatever your reasons for deciding to have a baby, the realities of parenting often turn out to be quite a shock!  Ask yourself which qualities you need to cultivate in order to be a successful parent. Here are some EQ tips that [...]

Bladder Infections – The Nitty Gritty Details

2020-01-14T08:44:23+00:00Family Health, Pregnancy|

Bladder Infections - The Nitty Gritty Details Did you know that at least 56% of women will have a urinary tract infection (UTI) in their lifetime, and for many these often recur? The most common UTI is an infection of the bladder. Although urine itself is sterile, the proximity [...]

When Will My Pregnant Belly Become Visible?

2018-12-18T19:08:16+00:00Pregnancy|

When Will My Pregnant Belly Become Visible? Did you know that preggy ‘bumps’ come in a whole variety of sizes and shapes? Don’t panic if yours doesn’t look like photos in books, often these portray an idealistic view, just like books and magazines do with non-expectant women! You’ll see [...]

7 Strange Pregnancy Symptoms You May Not Be Expecting

2020-01-14T08:39:26+00:00Pregnancy|

7 Strange Pregnancy Symptoms You May Not Be Expecting Everyone knows about nausea, heartburn, swelling, cravings, skin pigmentation and itching in pregnancy. Here are seven strange symptoms you might really wonder about! 1. Acne Acne is partly related to all the [...]