How soon should I visit the hospital?

How soon should I visit the hospital?

We are often faced with this question. How soon should I visit the hospital when I realise I am pregnant? The answer is immediately you miss your period or know you are pregnant. There are many benefits of visiting the hospital as soon as possible. There is early...

WaCHAG Pregnancy school

The hope of every mother is to have safe delivery without complications,but in Africa, the least said the better. More than 90 percent of maternal deaths worldwide occur in Africa. We at wachagghana, believe that change is possible. Education is one of the key factors...

MUST KNOW FOR ALL PARENTS

At church a  young nanny saw a baby who was having breathing difficulty. She saw how the child struggled and suffered to breath. She immediately told a nurse who was also present at the church to attend to the child. Surprisingly the parents of the child did not know...

DANGER SIGNS DURING PREGNANCY

During pregnancy many physiologic changes do occur in the body of the woman, some of these  changes do not pose a threat to the woman or the developing fetus. There are others that will need immediate and prompt care to prevent complications. Below are some of the...

Anemia During Pregnancy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Anemia is a medical condition in which there is not enough healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen to the tissues in the body. When the tissues do not receive an adequate amount of oxygen, many organs and...
Me and my phone

Me and my phone

Once I started having contractions for labor,I began to listen to music and also chat with my little sister to take my mind of the labor pains.I played the music with my phone. My mother asked me where will you like to keep your phone when it is time to push? I...
Maternal Mortality

Maternal Mortality

Its high time we see maternal and child mortality as something that should never occur in our society, especially in AFRICA . Let us all get interested in issues that will help prevent maternal and child mortality. Lets not wait until it comes around..Lets be the...