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Vaginal examination — What it is and what to expect

By Babylove Network | June 16, 2021

Vaginal examination requires sensitivity Parting her legs to have a vaginal examination is one of the most challenging moments for a woman, especially if it is happening to her for the first time. Considering that it requires you to put aside your privacy for a while and to allow somebody else to ‘intrude,’ a vaginal…

Celebrating birth

By Babylove Network | July 7, 2021

My Experience It started on Tuesday,6th January 2009 at midday when I was attending antenatal exercises when I felt some stomach cramps. At first, I thought it was the trouser I wore that was pressing my stomach so thereafter, I went home and wore a dress but the cramps did not stop. Then I realised…

Roshikwa- It is

By Babylove Network | June 24, 2021

Farida Hassan narrates about her pregnancy. I feel fat. Despite this, the doctor says I have not added extra weight. This is cause for concern, being this far and not having an extra gram on top of my pre-pregnancy weight. I have to ask the doctor what I can do to rectify the situation since the scan…

Tea anytime!

By Babylove Network | June 22, 2021

A Japanese proverb says: If a man has no tea in him, he is incapable of understanding truth and beauty. Yes, tea is an important par of our lives. Visit any Kenyan home; chances are the beverage you will be offered is tea. Commonly known as Chai, tea is made from a mix of milk,…

Pregwits 30

By Babylove Network | July 10, 2021

Across 2 The premature exit of a foetus from the uterus 6 Relating to one side 8 A substance that neutralizes acid 11 A division of the body of an animal 12 The pouch of skin and soft tissues containing the testicles 13 A philosophical approach to health and well-being involving breathing, relaxation and exercise…

Unplanned Pregnancy? It can happen to anyone!

By Babylove Network | July 5, 2021

What goes through someone’s mind when they realize they have broken a promise they intended to keep? Something they warn and counsel others against breaking? As narrated to Roseline Atieno ‘I became a born-again Christian during my teenage years and people always considered me a good girl. When I was in Form Three, I met…

She had a ruptured uterus

By Babylove Network | July 1, 2021

A real life account as witnessed by a maternity nurse Her blood pressure was low and her skin pale because of losing a lot of blood. The baby was getting distressed because its oxygen supply was interrupted. It was an extremely dangerous situation for both mother and child. Alice (real name withheld) was rushed to…

Is this my face?

By Babylove Network | July 5, 2021

One morning after taking a shower you head for the mirror and for a brief moment, you cannot believe what you are seeing. You pose, ‘ls this really my face or am I dreaming?’ For some reason, you have developed a rash, making it unbearable for you to look at yourself in the mirror. You…

Dear Doctor ‘P’

By Babylove Network | July 10, 2021

Send your questions to: pregnant@integral-media.co.ke Answers are provided jointly by our our team of experts Our team of experts Team leader Dr. Blasio Omuga Lecturer, School of Nursing Sciences, University of Nairobi Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist Based at Doctors’Plaza, Clinic No.18,Kenyatta National Hospital How do I tell my baby is moving? What exactly is foetal movement? Does…

Princess Farida Mahfudh- The ‘music’ in my waistline

By Babylove Network | June 28, 2021

Her Swahili melodies and belly gyrating dances made her a household name as the ‘Queen of Chakacha.’ Now immersed in the in the gospel industry, ‘Princess Farida’ (Farida Mahfudh) moves even more people with her Christian hits. ‘Well, her life only gets better as she tells Babylove Network about a different kind of music going on within…

 

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