Tagged: pregnancy

My Fight With Gestational Diabetes

While you are happy learning you are carrying a little one (or two) inside you, you may be dismayed when you hear you have gestational diabetes (GDM). Suddenly, everything doesn’t seem as rosy anymore. Well, that was how I felt. And when the nurses and doctors warned me on the dangers and reprimanded me on my diet made it even worse. Feeling so inadequate, I tried to control my diet and exercise daily to avoid taking insulin. In the end, though, I had to bow to the inevitable and take insulin for the next few months.

Annegret Raunigk. (Photo by Hans-Joachim Pfeiffer/RTL/DPA)

65-Year-Old Grandmother Gives Birth to Quadruplets

A 65-year-old grandmother in Germany prematurely gave birth to quadruplets in a Berlin hospital this week. Fortunately, the three boys and girl, despite being premature at 28 weeks, were in good health with a strong chance of survival…

Woman Gives Birth To Twins With Different Fathers

A New Jersey woman received shocking news regarding the paternity case for her twin girls; it turns out they have different fathers. The information was revealed after the woman sought child support payments from a man she thought was the father. A DNA test was later done and she discovered that her daughters, who were born in 2013, have different fathers.

Blind Mother Meets Her Unborn Child

Ultrasound sessions are always special moments for parents. Now with 3D printing technology, it is not only possible for parents to see their unborn babies but also to “touch” them.