Trimester 3

Are you having a Boy or Girl? 10 Baby Gender Predictor Myths

Want to know the sex of your baby? Let’s have fun guessing with these myths from around the world… Your stomach shape tells it all In Indonesia, it’s thought that if your stomach is protruding, then baby is a boy. If it’s flat, then it’s a girl. There are lots of versions of this myth […]

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Your Skin During Pregnancy

From stretch marks to pigmentation, we talk you through the skin changes that can happen during pregnancy. What are stretch marks? Stretch marks are thin reddish or purple marks that appear on your skin when your body shape suddenly changes. They often appear in patches, and can form a ripple pattern on your skin. Stretch […]

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Welcome to Cussons Baby Mama’s Nest Kenya

Welcome to Cussons Baby Mama’s Nest.  A place to find out more about pregnancy and your little ones.  Comment or reply to posts or just see what others are saying.

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What you Need to Know About Sex During Pregnancy

Preparation for pregnancy should start at lest 3 months before conception. Once you have decided to get pregnant, sex, which is the ultimate, should be had not less than thrice a week. The Mechanism Behind Getting Pregnant. During intercourse about 300 million sperms are deposited in the vagina. Some survive whiles moving to the uterine […]

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Pregnancy Care: Some Do’s and Don’ts During Pregnancy

The process of pregnancy itself causes many hormonal and physical changes for a woman. For that reason it’s important to maintain a healthy pregnancy for you and your baby, so here is our guide to pregnancy do’s and don’ts. Pregnancy do’s: Maintain balanced nutrition by eating a variety of healthy foods Cook all meat and […]

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Causes of Early and Late Abortion (Miscarriages)

Abortion or a miscarriage is the expulsion from the uterus of the products of conception before the 28th week of pregnancy and the fetus not being born alive. This can be induced i.e. by own means or spontaneous i.e. unintentional. Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy is abnormal and should be viewed as a serious issue. Most […]

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Changes and Adaptation During Pregnancy – 3rd Trimester

By this time, we believe you have come to appreciate the changes and adaptation during the first and second trimesters. If you would recall, we talked about hormonal changes, breast and nipple enlargement, dietary changes and other pregnancy related issues in the first trimester. We also spent some time talking about stretch marks, weight gain, […]

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