Pregnancy care

An estimated 15 million babies are born too early every year. That is more than 1 in 10 babies. Approximately 1 million children die each year due to complications of preterm birth. Many survivors face a lifetime of disability, including learning disabilities and visual and hearing problems. Globally, prematurity is the leading cause of death in children under the age of 5 years. And in almost all countries with reliable data, preterm birth rates are increasing. This article provides WHO recommendations on interventions to improve preterm birth outcomes.

Preterm Birth: WHO Recommendations On Interventions To Improve Preterm Birth Outcomes

An estimated 15 million babies are born too early every year. That is more than 1 in 10 babies. Approximately 1 million children die each year due to complications of preterm birth. Many survivors face a lifetime of disability, including learning disabilities and visual and hearing problems. Globally, prematurity is the leading cause of death in children under the age of 5 years. And in almost all countries with reliable data, preterm birth rates are increasing. This article provides WHO recommendations on interventions to improve preterm birth outcomes.

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Many parents-to-be are concerned about the cost of delivery and want a reliable and comfortable place to deliver their bundle of joy. In addition, it is important for parents-to-be to plan the delivery in advance to provide reassurance and security for the expectant mother, and also to plan their finances for this huge sum of expenses. Hence, this article provides the prices of delivery at different hospitals in Singapore and some of the benefits and facilities offered at each hospital.

How Much Does It Cost To Deliver Your Baby In Singapore?

Many parents-to-be are concerned about the cost of delivery and want a reliable and comfortable place to deliver their bundle of joy. In addition, it is important for parents-to-be to plan the delivery in advance to provide reassurance and security for the expectant mother, and also to plan their finances for this huge sum of expenses. Hence, this article provides the prices of delivery at different hospitals in Singapore and some of the benefits and facilities offered at each hospital.

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Having A Baby After The Age Of 35

Having a baby after 35 years old is believed to pose a higher risk to both the mother and the baby. However, with proper prenatal care, diagnosis of possible conditions and treatment, the risks for the pregnant woman and the baby will be reduced. In this article, we provide ways for pregnant women after the age of 35 to ensure that their baby is safe and healthy.

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Cramps During Pregnancy

Cramps During Pregnancy

Having cramps during pregnancy is a common symptom for many pregnant women. Especially during the first trimester, cramps often occur alongside the baby’s changes. However, in some cases, cramping or abdominal pain may signal problems that need medical attention immediately.

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Common Pregnancy Symptoms

Common Pregnancy Symptoms & How To Relieve Them

During pregnancy, the body undergoes many changes which can cause different symptoms to emerge. This article outlines the various symptoms that are common to pregnant women and how they can better cope with it.

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Pregnancy Tests: Urine Test and Blood Test

Pregnancy Tests: Urine Test and Blood Test

There are two types of pregnancy tests that you can use to test for pregnancy – a urine test and a blood test. Both tests work by testing for the presence of a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG). hCG is produced by the placenta after the fertilized egg attaches itself to the uterine lining, and it increases rapidly in the body following that.

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