My first experience with childcare and HFMD!

HFMD (Hand Foot Mouth Disease) during the first week of childcare We were feeling very excited for my girl was entering Nursery 1 in the childcare. We were also...

The Truth about Labour Pains and Ways to Manage It

Many women approach their impending labour with mixed feelings. As their due dates draw closer, excitement in anticipation of a newborn’s arrival is eclipsed by the nagging fear...

Conceiving Naturally or Not

Both my wife and I are turning forty this year. We had already decided to start planning for kids two years ago. A couple months back, we decided to...

Fetal Anomaly Scan (20 week Ultrasound scan)

Everything you need to know about Fetal Anomalies As far pregnancy events go, the anomaly scan is up there with one of the biggest concern. It tends to be...

Craniosynostosis. Woes of not planning ahead with Insurance

Most children can recall memories from when they are around 3 years of age. Do you remember when you were 3? The average 3-year-old is curious and loves...

Insurance that covers Club foot!

Introduction to Prenatal Insurance Mdm C was introduced to me by one of my clients. She was expecting her first baby then. Mdm C heard about the benefits of...

Congenital Illnesses Cause Delay In Getting Insurance For Baby

Congenital Illnesses Can Go Undetected During Pregnancy And Cause Delay In Getting Insurance Later I met Mrs Lim (not her real name) when she was expecting her 2nd child,...

8 Things to Do Before Your Second (or Subsequent) Baby is...

1) Do Something Special with Your First Child/Older Kids Do something extra fun one last time before things are going to change a lot. Like going to the zoo...

Congenital Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate

Cleft lips are not unheard of. However, little did I know that there are many more implications then just looks. I got to understand more about this birth...

Pregnancy Complication – Stroke

Young Pregnant Mothers at risk of Stroke? MIAMI (AFP) - Doctors have long warned women that getting pregnant later in life can raise the risk of stroke, but a...

Early planning proved invaluable when Heart Murmur was discovered

Planning in Advance made things go smooth I met this couple, Mr & Mrs N 3 years ago when they were expecting their first child. They work in banks...

Preemie mom saved from hefty hospital bill

Pre-Mature birth Madam O was expecting her 3rd child when we met. She has 2 lovely girls aged 4 and 2 then. And she was expecting a boy. She...