Epidural Anesthesia: The New Normal In Childbirth?

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Overview Currently Epidural Anesthesia is the most popular and trending method of pain relief during labor. Alarmingly women request an epidural by name more than any other method of pain relief. Current data shows that more than 50%of women giving birth at hospitals in the US use epidural anesthesia. It is important to have basic knowledge about this procedure. For expecting women who will prefer this option, please it is pertinent to prepare yourself for “labor day,”. I will implore you to try and learn as much as possible about pain…

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Dolapo Oni Sijuwade Shares Her 48 Hours Labour Pain Experience In New Vlog

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Watch tv host and new mum Dolapo Oni Sijuwade tell the story of her 48 hours labour experience and 9 pound baby in her new vlog.

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Creative! Check Out How Rhythm FM OAP Omalicha Announced Her Pregnancy 

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Earlier today, Rhythm FM On-Air Personality, Anita Ifeoma Hughes popularly known as Omalicha took to Instagram to announce her pregnancy creatively using 3 safety pins. The 3 safety pins represented her pregnant self, growing baby and her husband. Omalicha and her husband, Alex Hughes better known as DJ X-El , got married in July 2016. Such a creative and cute concept. ☺️☺️☺️ A post shared by Anita Ifeoma Hughes (@omaliicha) on Sep 8, 2017 at 3:31am PDT  

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7 Tips For Handling Heartburn During Pregnancy

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There are quite a number of discomfort that comes with being pregnant. One of the commonest is pregnancy-induced heartburn. So, what is heartburn? It is a painful burning feeling in your chest or throat. It happens when stomach acid withdraws into your oesophagus, the tube that carries food from your mouth to your stomach. And pregnant women are more likely to experience heartburn. In line with this, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 7 ways to handle it if you are pregnant. Avoid fatty and spicy foods You should avoid…

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Actress Anita Joseph Confirms She’s Pregnant With Twins 

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Actress Anita Joseph earlier today posted a sonogram which showed twins. She captioned it, “LORD “you have done me well. Onye kam ga akoro. What more can i say”” While many congratulated her, others doubted if it the sonogram truly belongs to her. And to clear the people’s doubts, she confirmed that she is indeed pregnant with twins and also covered herself and her twins with the precious blood of Jesus. Congrats to her! But we just hope this is not a prank because according to Pulse, they reached out to her…

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How To Pamper Yourself During Pregnancy

A belief that a pregnancy is a blessed state during which the mom-to-be is glowing and happy, as she is creating life, is a commonly held one. While pregnancy can and often is wonderful, it is not all peaches all the time. During pregnancy, a woman often experiences morning sickness, heartburn, lower back pain and many other delightful symptoms such as pregnancy brains caused by highly increased levels of progesterone and estrogen. Creating a life is an amazing thing, but it is also hard work, which is exactly why a…

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Serena Williams Hints She’s 20 Weeks Pregnant

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World renowned tennis champ,  Serena Williams and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, are expecting their first child together. Serena made the announcement on Snapchat Wednesday, April 19. “20 weeks,” Williams, 35, captioned a mirror selfie in a yellow one-piece swimsuit, her baby bump clearly visible. Williams and Ohanian, got engaged December 2016.

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5 Easy Ways To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

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When a woman is pregnant, a lot of changes happen to her body. One of such changes is the appearance of stretch marks. For some women, it is only when they are pregnant these marks appear while for others they don’t have to be pregnant. Although stretch marks are very easy to get, they are not difficult to get rid of. The only thing women fear is the stigma, especially from men. Some men say that they dislike stretch marks. Whatever the case may be, Jumia Travel, the leading online travel…

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5 Baby Websites To Help Expecting Nigerian Mothers

Having a baby can be an exasperating experience. So, it is important for you to seek knowledge especially if you are a Nigerian mother. With this online trend of Googling everything, expecting mothers have access to thousands of materials at your fingertips. Hence, you have to be careful with the information you get online. And, you may have problems sieving the information. In order to prevent any confusion, Jumia Travel a list of authentic baby websites where soon-to-be Nigerian mothers can get information. It important to add that you must visit your…

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#Momdiaries: Blogger’s Diary – My Childbirth Experience

Push, push..the nurse screamed in my ear…. I summoned all my strength,breathe in,breathe out ..I pushed and screamed…. Madam, you have to push harder if you want this baby to come out..It’s been 12 hours of labour.You really need to push.. Boo boo, please try ok! Push…You know that vacation I promised you, if you don’t push how do we get to go..I saw him look at me pleadingly … Oh yes! The vacation.I had made him promise to take me on vacation once our baby girl is born..I needed…

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