Pain in the Bum!

Hemorrhoids¬†are swollen veins in the lowest part of your rectum and anus.¬†Trust me when I say this, it is one of the most painful experiences anyone can ever have. Let us talk about this enormous pain in the butt. Personally, I have had issue even before pregnancy with hemorrhoids and anal fissures. The natural and… Continue reading Pain in the Bum!

The Dreaded Jabs!

Knowing the madness that is part of getting vaccinations at the health centers here in Qatar, I made sure I got my appointments well in advance. In fact, I made the appointment for 24 April, on 24 March itself. I was not going to risk not getting an appointment. And considering that I am not… Continue reading The Dreaded Jabs!

The Half Month Mark – Breastfeeding

Of course I knew that this was not going to be easy but little did I fathom how bloody difficult it actually was going to be. I mean come on!! As mammals, as mothers, this should come naturally to me, right? Wrong! Absolutely wrong. At the hospital, I did have skin to skin, and he… Continue reading The Half Month Mark – Breastfeeding

Pregnancy Toothache Woes!

This is something I really wish I knew more about. That being pregnant can affect your teeth. I was really shocked at the number of hits I got when I was Googling this, after I was in a miserable condition because of the toothache. And this post is about my pregnancy toothache woes! Because of… Continue reading Pregnancy Toothache Woes!