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!

Postpartum Care – Massages

Back home in Kerala (and other parts of the Indian subcontinent, and some parts of Asia, and Africa), the cultural norm is that the woman gets confined to her home for 30-40days after delivery, with a woman caretaker, who will come and bath and massage mom and baby every day. In Kerala, this massage is… Continue reading Postpartum Care – Massages