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Twin Pregnancy 101: What You Should Know When Expecting Multiples

Twin Pregnancy 101: What You Should Know When Expecting Multiples

A twin pregnancy can be exciting, but overwhelming at the same time. Even though there is a higher risk of complications, most twins often do well. Expecting multiples requires special care and preparation.  We’ve rounded up some insights that can help expectant...

Why Express Colostrum Antenatally

Why Express Colostrum Antenatally

Transitioning to motherhood is no small task and you might even find yourself worried about how to start them out right. We worry about feeding a newborn right, that some even go on to commit to pure breastfeeding. Guess what, your body is already clued in on the task...

COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Pregnant and Lactating Women

COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Pregnant and Lactating Women

Singapore became the first country in Asia to start its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, which was launched in December 2020. But while vaccination is generally encouraged, it is entirely voluntary. Today, the global drive to get...

10 Frequently Asked Questions on Infertility

10 Frequently Asked Questions on Infertility

Fertility is on the decline globally. In Singapore, there has been a relentless downward trend since the ’80s. The government, in response, has set in place some pronatalist incentives that have evolved over the years. However, the government’s efforts to change the...

How Can You Fuel Fertility Through Your Diet?

How Can You Fuel Fertility Through Your Diet?

For some couples trying for a baby can be a walk in the park. But what happens when you’re one of the unlucky ones? Could changing your diet help boost your fertility? When you’re trying to get pregnant, any number of lifestyle factors can impact your chances: smoking...

Delayed Cord Clamping & Cord Blood Banking in Singapore

Delayed Cord Clamping & Cord Blood Banking in Singapore

Having a new addition to the family is truly something worth celebrating. It’s a journey in which families invest months of preparation and planning. There are important decisions to be made about the birth plan, and the practice of delayed cord clamping and cord...