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  • Changing Perception of Breastfeeding - Incredible Benefits to Mothers

    Breast feeding has been linked with several benefits for women, be it emotionally or psychology. Infants who’re breastfed have better expressive quotient and are much mature and confident....
    27/07/2017 by Dr.
  • Healthy Weight Loss Program for Nursing Mothers

    If your concern post-delivery, is about losing those extra kilos you gained during pregnancy, worry not.  It is every mother's desire to lose weight and get rid of all the baggy materneity clothes....
    18/04/2016 by Dr.
  • Glandular Fever and Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Glandular Fever more commonly known as IM (infectious mononucleosis) is a type of viral infection characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes that does not cause serious problems in pregnancy...
    16/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Symptoms of Gluten Intolerance During Pregnancy

    Gluten is a protein substance that remains when starch is removed from cereal grains most commonly found in wheat, rye and barley products. It is generally harmless and is a beneficial part of the...
    15/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Crohn's Disease and Pregnancy

    Crohn's disease is a type of IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) that causes inflammation of the lining of your digestive tract, which can lead to severe diarrhea, weight loss and abdominal pain. It is...
    13/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Lyme Disease during Pregnancy

    Lyme disease is caused by bacteria called Borrelia Burgdorferi and is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected black legged ticks. Even though Lyme disease can occur in pregnant women, the...
    11/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Tongue Sores During Pregnancy

    Tongue sores (an open skin infection on the tongue) are commonly experienced by most people. Some of them experience it several times, even after being treated well.  Some women develop tongue sores...
    10/03/2016 by Dr.
  • Options and Solutions to Birth Control

    Many a time, we find situations where we end up with unwanted pregnancy or untimely pregnancy, when you are unprepared for it. But with so many options out there for birth control, it's possible to...
    14/11/2014 by Dr.
  • Nutritional Management of Low Birth Weight Infants

    According to World Health Organisation, at birth an infant who weighs less than 2500 g is classified as having low birth weight; an infant weighing less than 1500 g has a very low birth weight and...
    30/09/2014 by Dr.
  • Understanding the Birth of Twin Babies

    There is a difference between multiple pregnancy and multiple deliveries. Multiple pregnancies denote more than one fetus in the womb, which obviously means that the expectant mother may deliver...
    24/09/2014 by Dr.