Archives by Tag 'Foetus'

Good Health – An Essential Need for Pregnant Women

A woman experiences many changes, physically and mentally, when she is pregnant. She develops different eating and drinking habits along with experiencing changes in her cravings, and moods. Apart from the fact that every woman’s cravings differ during pregnancy, almost all women are required to carefully choose and ensure a proper intake as they have [...]

A Guide to a Safe Healthy Pregnancy

Pregnancy and Smoking For most of the women, pregnancy is the period full of joy, amusement and excitement. It is the time when a woman is going through many physical and emotional changes. If a woman happens to be a smoker, then pregnancy is the time you quit smoking. Maternal smoking in the pregnancy period [...]

Periconception care

Tips for periconception care The periconception period is a vital time. It’s a critical window that impacts on the growth and development of the foetus. Common sense and scientific evidence tell us that a healthy body provides the best environment for a healthy pregnancy. To help achieve this: Eat healthy Follow a nutritionally balanced diet [...]

How to have a Healthy Baby

As per Sheila Zhou – Usana’s health product expert – Women of today are having children later due to careers, social and economical factors. The median age of a first-time mother is now 31, and the first-time father now 33, compared to 27 and 30 respectively in 1985 (ABS 2006). The ability to conceive naturally [...]