Children who lose their mothers may die too

February 18, 2017 VERA ONANA

According to the World Health Organisation, an estimated 536,000 women die of pregnancy-related caused annually, leaving babies behind. VERA ONANA writes about the effect of maternal mortality on babies and how it may be curbed.  […]

With Ivf, becoming a mum is just steps away

February 4, 2017

The prevalence of infertility in Nigeria is becoming alarming. According to statistics, 45 to 50 per cent of all consultations in gynecological clinics are infertility-related and over 80 per cent of laparoscopic investigations are for […]

Breastfeeding during pregnancy is safe, if…

December 24, 2016

A mother who discovers she is pregnant again while still breastfeeding may have many questions. Will breastfeeding affect the growth of her unborn baby, or interfere with the pregnancy? She may also be concerned about […]

Healthy diet for nursing mothers

December 10, 2016 Zainab Dada

Regular meal is very important for nursing mothers when breast-feeding in order to gain essential nutrients and to increase breast milk levels. Eating well when breast feeding means getting a variety of nutritious food which […]

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