julie, Singapore

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farfalla freezer back side
Hi, is any of you using farfalla freezer for breastmilk? is the back exposed/opened like this?
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I feel any kind of chest freezer is fine.. so long their function is to freeze the food well. I used chest freezer (upright deep freezer) to freeze my milk before too. Those milk keep inside it can b
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Super Mum
Nope
dry skin
is this normal for newborn?
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Yes it’s normal. Apply baby lotion. Mustela is good
Try virgin coconut oil or moistui
yes apply some baby moisturizer
VIP Member
Hi... it is quite common. Try applying moisturizer or olive oil on baby skin. It will help
VIP Member
Yes .. u must moisturise it .. use good long lasting body lotions or massage with olive oil .. twice a day before bath n use mild soap
Breastfeeding after C-section
May I know how long your milk comes after c-section?
About 3 days
2-3 days
Mine came day 4 and 5
Super Mum
2-3 days
Mine was next day..
feet swelling
does swelling feet during 3rd trimester is common? can it be prevented?
Super Mum
My hands and feet were insanely swollen! I was advised to elevate my feet and wear open-toed shoes or sandals. Honestly it didn't really get better haha but it went back to normal after delivery. Just
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Try not to walk around so much and keep your feet elevated. If possible, can soak them in warm water. Or ice packs if you prefer that.
It is common. Reduce ur salt intake. Elevate ur legs at night before sleeping using a pillow for at least half an hour.
My this part swell. Pain when I walk too, like you sprained your feet those kind of pain. I'm 38w now. No idea why, it started around 1w+ ago
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foot massage and elevate yur leg
nose bleeding during pregnancy
anybody experienced frequent nose bleeding during pregnancy?
Super Mum
No never but I have heard of some people experienced nose bleeding during pregnancy. U will need to see ur doctor for alleviating this symptom.
nope never. it could be due to the increase of blood flow in the body. might want to check with gynae if this concerns you
deliver at TMC review
Any mummy deliver at TMC recently? can share your experience?
Super Mum
I had a great experience! Nurses are very attentive, they helped me latch the baby since I had difficulty with latching. The food is really nice and there's also fish soup and red date tea on demand.
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Hi... you might find this article informative https://sg.theasianparent.com/thomson-medical-maternity