Perineal Massage in pregnancy and labour

Many women fear the possibility of tearing and having an episiotomy and opt for an unnecessary caesarean section because of the fear of vaginal trauma and possible sexual dysfunction later in life.

Fatigue during pregnancy

Is exhaustion, tiredness, and fatigue taking a hold on you? Exhaustion can be such a drag but be assured it’s normal to feel more tired than usual when you are pregnant.

Prepublication release: 29 April 2020

Being pregnant amid the world-wide lockdown due to the novel coronavirus is particularly stressful and pregnant moms across the country express their concerns.

The first 40 days of Covid in 2020

Information for pregnant women and their families These Q&As relate to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection and pregnancy – guidance for healthcare professionals: Version 6 – 3 April 2020 and Occupational health advice for employers and pregnant women during the COVID-19 pandemic – 30 March 2020 published by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Royal […]

What is meant by the Apgar Score?

Apgar Score

If this is your first baby, you will be quite surprised by your baby’s appearance. Instead of the picture-perfect little angel, your baby will most probably look bluish, and covered with blood and cream-cheese-looking sticky stuff (Vernix).

Pregnancy & Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes develops during pregnancy and may persist after the birth. Due to advances in medicine, most diabetic women have healthy babies.

Caesarean Section

Even if a normal vaginal delivery is planned, unexpected complications
necessitating an emergency caesarean delivery can arise.