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Tips on Managing Gestational Diabetes (GDM) with Controlled Diet

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Tips on Managing Gestational Diabetes (GDM) with Controlled Diet

Gestational Diabetes is an extremely common pregnancy condition but most women are able to manage it with a controlled diet and avoid insulin injections. In this article, I'll share with you practical tips which I've personally used to manage my own GDM during my second pregnancy.

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How to Store Breast Milk (With Infographic)

Newborn & Breastfeeding

How to Store Breast Milk (With Infographic)

Back when I was pregnant with my first child, one of the first things I Googled was, "How to store breast milk?" I knew it involved a container of some kind, but I was surprised to find that there are in fact many storage solutions on the market.

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What is Hypnobirthing? Five Myths vs Facts

Pregnancy & Childbirth

What is Hypnobirthing? Five Myths vs Facts

When I was pregnant with my first child, I heard about hypnobirthing at the hospital where I was taking antenatal classes. Without even bothering to understand what hypnobirthing is, I immediately decided that I didn’t need it. Women have been birthing naturally since ancient times, why should I pay someone to teach me how to give birth? I was determined to have a drug-free natural birth without any help.


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Most Common Fabrics Used in Maternity Wear

Newborn & Breastfeeding Pregnancy & Childbirth

Most Common Fabrics Used in Maternity Wear

In my endeavour to understand why maternity and nursing wear cost a bomb, I've researched the various fabrics used and their pros and cons. 

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