Tag Archives: pregnancy

Learning through experiences

Time flies. My newborn boy is two weeks old today, and I’m a happier this time. Being a second time mum, I had expected most of the issues that I had to overcome. This has helped me manage my emotions better, I guess. … Continue reading

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Foods to avoid during pregnancy

Foods to avoid during pregnancy: • Raw meat – due to the risk of contamination with coliform bacteria, toxoplasmosis, and salmonella. (Eat only totally cooked food where no pink bits should be left.) • Raw eggs, or foods containing raw … Continue reading

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Charting Your Basal Body Temperature

In an earlier post about planning for pregnancy, knowing your ovulation cycle was mentioned as one of the must-do.  http://chewingonit.wordpress.com/2009/07/06/pregnancy-should-be-planned/ Here’s a link on how you should chart your basal body temperature. I used Omron Basal Thermometer, which costs about $20 … Continue reading

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Pregnancy should be planned

Like many newly wed couples, my husband and I chose to let nature takes its own course on conceiving. A miscarriage a few months after our wedding changed my attitude towards conceiving. It taught me that I have to plan … Continue reading

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