1+1=3! Part 24 – Cord Blood Donation

In the recent years, cord blood banking seems to be gaining more and more traction in Singapore; in fact some of these cord blood banking companies are one of the main (title) sponsors of baby fairs. Sunshine and I sat through at least two of such sales talks by two different companies when we visited …

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1+1=3! Part 23 – My Hospital Bag

Sunshine and I had packed our hospital bag way in end-Feb 2020 when I had false contractions. Unlike some of the accounts I read where people brought cabin-sized luggage to the hospital, somehow Sunshine and I found that a normal-sized backpack was sufficient to pack everything we need. We cannot fathom how much things one …

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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 21 – The Black (黑) and White (白) Foods during Pregnancy

Since the start of my pregnancy, I had been hearing people telling me what to eat and what not to eat in order to have a healthy/fair/pretty/strong etc *insert own adjective here* baby. Interestingly, as I come towards the end of the finishing line for my pregnancy (and the beginning of a whole new chapter …

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