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Tips to Counteract Influenza for Pregnant Mothers

[fa icon="calendar'] May 31, 2019 11:08:00 AM / by Ferine Tan posted in All About Pregnancy

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According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), pregnant women are part of the high-risk group for contracting influenza. This is most likely due to their suppressed immune system from accommodating the fetus. Furthermore, they are also 7.2 times more likely to be hospitalized as catching influenza increases their risk of complications such as stillbirth, neonatal death, premature delivery, as well as severe disease and death. It was recently discovered that this could be due to the overeager response of their immune system. Although a supercharged immunity system may be seen as something good, however too much of a good thing can turn destructive, especially for these pregnant women.

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The 3 stages of childbirth: what to expect and how to manage

[fa icon="calendar'] May 8, 2019 3:02:09 PM / by Jia Hui posted in All About Pregnancy

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Mothers’ Day is coming in a few days! To most, childbirth is perceived as a nerve-wracking experience, and it is this extraordinary experience our mothers went through which makes mothers so noble. Apart from the scene of blood, sweat, and tears, do you know there are three stages of childbirth? If you are a mother-to-be, read to find out what to expect and how to manage each stage of childbirth!

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恢复体形:产后期减肥

[fa icon="calendar'] May 1, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Friends of CaregiverAsia posted in All About Pregnancy

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在您收拾完那些孕妇装后想穿上那间旧紧身牛仔裤的欲望是一件与大多数母亲都产生共鸣的事情。您的婴儿已经到来了好几周了。您被告知此后会减两到三公斤。但。您。还。在。等。与大多数妈妈一样,您非常渴望恢复孕前的身体-并且要快速的!

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Oh Baby! Is Flu Vaccine Safe for Pregnant Women?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 14, 2018 4:27:43 PM / by McKenzie Theis posted in All About Pregnancy

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Once the flu season is upon us, the coughs and sneezes begin. Instead of spending your days dodging all the sick people surrounding you, a simple fix to staying healthy this flu season is to get the flu vaccine.

But what if you are pregnant? Is the flu shot still safe for you to take? You are making the right choice to do your research to make the best decision for the health of you and your baby. Continue reading to understand what influenza is and if flu vaccinations are safe for pregnant women.

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月嫂:援助之手

[fa icon="calendar'] May 23, 2018 11:00:37 AM / by Friends of CaregiverAsia posted in All About Pregnancy

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月嫂就是在坐月子期间陪伴在您身边的保姆。产后,您的身心都会疲惫不堪,需要休息才能完全恢复。因此,在这段时间里,您身边需要一个拥有多年经验和月子护理知识的月嫂。 

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5 Facts About Gestational Diabetes That Mothers Should Know About

[fa icon="calendar'] May 17, 2018 10:02:18 AM / by Teo Youliang Hakim posted in All About Pregnancy

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Gestational diabetes (GDM) can be something that many mothers may encounter during their pregnancy term. It’s not a medical condition that only affects their their health, but their unborn babies as well. Furthermore, there’s still plenty of uncertainty revolving around the facts about GDM and the consequences that they bring.

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5 Best Food Sources Of Calcium For Pregnant Moms

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 19, 2018 2:35:28 PM / by Teo Youliang Hakim posted in All About Pregnancy

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To most of us, we’re not usually aware on the benefits of calcium for pregnant moms. After all, we’re more likely to be caught up with other pressing matters, such as the risk of running into certain diseases such as gestational diabetes or making drastic lifestyle changes for the sake of good health.

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5种健康生活方式转变有效提高生育几率

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 18, 2018 1:36:56 PM / by Friends of CaregiverAsia posted in All About Pregnancy

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想要当父母却迟迟生不出孩子,没什么比这更让人沮丧了。您的婆婆甚至可能会责怪您的基因不好。然而,解决问题也许非常简单,采取几种健康的生活方式就能怀孕了。

或许正是迫切想生孩子的压力反而成了导致您无法怀孕的原因,也可能是因为您在过去几个月里吃的垃圾食品太多了。无论原因是什么,如果您想尝试通过健康的方式来受孕的话,您可以参考一下我们为您提供的这几条简单易学的建议。

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5 Healthy Lifestyle Changes To Get Yourself Pregnant

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 1, 2018 10:58:49 AM / by Teo Youliang Hakim posted in All About Pregnancy

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There’s nothing more frustrating for parents want-to-be than being unsuccessful in having a child. While your mother-in-law might fault you for your bad genes, take heart that the problem could be simply reversed by adopting a few healthy changes to get pregnant.

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A Confinement Nanny: Help at Hand

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 10, 2017 7:50:45 PM / by Nadiah Rafhanah posted in All About Pregnancy

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A nanny is someone you’d want to have by your side during your confinement period. After giving birth, your mind and body will be exhausted and you’ll need the rest to fully recover. Thus, having someone with years of experience and knowledge about confinement care is exactly what you need during this period.

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