1+1=3! Part 22 – Final Check-up

Today was my last check-up with my gynae, Dr Jessie Phoon, before I finally deliver. I had not been feeling any signs of labour despite walking, doing squats and trying breast massage (not sure if I did the correct way but hey, I had colostrum coming out)! Despite the lack of signs, I still harboured …

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1+1=3! Part 19 – Seeing Baby C as a Private Patient…

It has been about a month since my last update of Baby C’s progress because it has been about a month since we last saw her! We had chosen a specific obgyn, Dr Jessie Phoon and were upgraded to private patients at our last visit to KKH and this was our first visit to Clinic …

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1+1=3! Part 11 – Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT)

I did my oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) at KKH to determine if I had gestational diabetes (GD) when I was about 25 weeks pregnant. As I participated in one of KKH’s ongoing research study, the costs of this test were waived for me. Before I knew the results of my glucose profile from the …

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1+1=3! Part 10 – Research Study

While waiting for one of my doctor’s appointment when I was in week 16+, I took a few pamphlets placed in the antenatal clinic to read and pass my time. One of the pamphlets which caught my eye was a call for research participants to understand whether the time we eat during pregnancy has any …

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