Category: Pregnancy & Childbirth

We’ve filled our Pregnancy & Childbirth section with health problems that affect women in all stages of pregnancy and after childbirth.

Painful Periods – a Simple Breakdown by AskAwayHealth

About Painful Periods ‘Painful periods’ – a condition known as Dysmenorrhoea – actually does exist. What is it about the menstrual process that could make it painful in some women and less so in others? We must recognise that for women who experience periods, the […]


Is The Lotus Birth For You? – Part 2

With high rates of health care-associated infection in Nigeria, growing resistance to antimicrobial agents and relatively weak healthcare system, the potential risks that Lotus birth exposes the baby and mum would outweigh its potential benefits.