How to treat a milk blister

How to treat a milk blister

After giving birth, the breastfeeding phase is one of the most important things. But sometimes mothers experience problems during breastfeeding. As a result, the baby does not get enough milk. One problem that often occurs is cracked nipple. Cracked nipple or milk blister is pain and blisters on the area of the nipple. Continue reading “How to treat a milk blister”

Overview of Gestational age

Overview of Gestational age

People plan to have children at numerous stages of their lives, and this implies different ages. So, is there one thing like ‘the good age to own a baby? There are benefits and downsides to having kids of all ages. Also, factors just like the financial conditions, the society you reside in, and the career prospects of each also play a role in selecting the proper time to begin having a child. Gaining in-depth info concerning these factors can assist you to decide that the simplest age for you to urge pregnant is. Continue reading “Overview of Gestational age”

The diagnosis of pregnancy

Determining an advanced pregnancy is as not difficult as determining the initial pregnancy, especially if the new patient is having late of menstruation for a period of a few weeks. This situation will be more difficult if the patient accidentally hides his pregnancy, such as unwanted pregnancy or vice versa in a very pregnant person. Continue reading “The diagnosis of pregnancy”

Mechanism of labor

Mechanism of labor

The mechanism of labor is defined as a position movement carried out by the fetus to adjust to the mother’s pelvis. The main movements of the mechanism of labor are engagement, head loss, flexion, internal rotation (inner rotation), extension, expulsion, external rotation (outer rotation). In short, the mechanism of labor is successive fetal movements to adjust to the birth canal. Continue reading “Mechanism of labor”

Normal Vaginal Delivery

Normal Vaginal Delivery

Talking about normal labor, maybe for those who have not experienced it, they will think “horrified, sick, and hurt. Naturally, these such assumptions may exist. Either birth normally or cesarean section is the natural things done by the women. Maybe cesarean delivery is not as painful as normal labor, but it has long-term effects. If asked to choose between normal maternity or cesarean section, it is strongly recommended to deliver normally. Some women are not likely or not recommended to give birth normally. Since, if someone forced to give birth normally, it will be fatal for both the mother and fetus. Continue reading “Normal Vaginal Delivery”

Postpartum bleeding or lochia

Postpartum bleeding or lochia

After giving birth, every mother will experience bleeding. Later, it is called as the postpartum period. This bleeding is a natural mechanism of the body to cleanse the uterus from the blood and placenta formed during pregnancy. One of these forms is lockhea (shed and released during the puerperium). Lochia is defined as postpartum blood or excretion that occurs during the postpartum period. Lochia consists of blood, exfoliated tissue from the uterine lining, and bacteria. For several days after giving birth, lochia consists of a normal amount of blood, so the color is bright red and looks like heavy menstrual blood. Lochia can come out in the form of blood emission. If you lie down for a while and blood has gathered in the vagina. Then, you will see small blood clots when you get up from a lying position. Continue reading “Postpartum bleeding or lochia”

Choosing your baby’s sex

Choosing your baby’s sex

In a planned pregnancy, a married couple can determine the sex of the baby by knowing the technique and how to get it.  The technique offered by Shettles is more about the introduction of changes and signs during menstruation such as changes in cervical mucus. The desire to have children with certain sex is natural. When you have a lot of boys, usually parents tend to crave the presence of having baby girls, and vice versa. To fulfill that desire, many couples do various ways. Some ways to succeed. Continue reading “Choosing your baby’s sex”

Leg cramps in the during pregnancy

Leg cramps in the during pregnancy

Generally, leg cramps can be caused by many factors, such as from injury during exercise, lack of certain nutrient intake, and exposure to cold temperatures. Cramps themselves can take several seconds to several minutes to be relieved. Striking the legs is common. Continue reading “Leg cramps in the during pregnancy”

Overview of the Postpartum Period

Overview of the Postpartum Period

The postpartum is a period that begins after the placenta is born and it will end when the uterine organs return to normal condition. The postpartum period lasts about 6 weeks. As long as the recovery period takes place, the mother will experience many changes n her body, both physically and psychologically. If there is no assistance or medical care, it will be potential to cause pathological conditions. Continue reading “Overview of the Postpartum Period”