Sanghamitra is Senior Assistant Editor. She writes on a whole range of subjects including food, parenting and music.
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3D printing,or additive manufacturing,technology that was more or less limited to tech circles or sci-fi flicks till a few years ago is now touching contemporary human lifeand could,eventually,change it
Feeding the baby every two hours,changing nappies in the middle of the night,deciphering the pattern of their cries and identifying their discomfort life changes once you become a parent. Raising a child is not supposed to be easy,but while there can be no substitute for good parenting,a little technical assistance can always make your task easier,less stressful and more enjoyable. Here is a list of gadgets that may help new parents
In the excitement of losing weight,I had overlooked the fact that I was a lactating mother.
The toughest part is,however,the scary thought of leaving the baby with a stranger.
If you are working and leaving the job is not an option,you cannot do without a caregiver for your child.
A glass of milk,eggs and two slices of bread were waiting for me as I woke up the morning after I was discharged from hospital.
It is painful to see your child crying during vaccination shots but it immunises child from several diseases.
If the baby is held and calmed during the day,he or she will sleep better at night.
How life changes once you become a mother!
Things change when your status change from an ordinary woman to a mother.
Another thing I learnt after the delivery is that the recovery pattern does not follow a certain rule.
I asked the doctors if it was a boy or a girl,but all that I was told was: You will know soon.
I am all set for the new life I had been waiting for the last nine months.
A high level of anxiety during last stage of pregnancy is normal,but keep the doctor in the know if it’s severe.
Fathers-to-be too undergo a lot of emotional,physical and psychological changes.
Travelling long distance is difficult during the third trimester,with all the extra weight you are carrying along.
A baby coming home means it will bring its whole world along.
With proper preparation,I am told,several beauty problems can be avoided during pregnancy.
Absentmindedness,or forgetfulness,becomes a part of you as the pregnancy progresses.
If forced on you,even holidays are not acceptable,I had realised.
I know a woman who is pregnant for the fourth time because her family wants a son.
Its difficult. If you have worked for around 12 hours without any break.
Unlike last time,I was not worried at all when I went to doctor for the routine check-up this month.
The ugly wound on my recently pedicured foot is staring at me,and reminding me of my callousness.
I was scared to meet the doctor on my last visit. My three-week holiday was long and fun,but hectic.
I did not expect pregnancy to bring along so much of bodily discomfort.
Malayalam movie star Sreenivasan was on the stage,greeting my newly-wed sister-in-law and her husband.