Being Pregnant

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Sex when you are pregnant: what women think

Being Pregnant
What’s it like to have sex when you’re pregnant? Fifty women share their experiences of making love during pregnancy and after having a baby.

Baby weight: losing the baby belly

Being Pregnant
I delivered a baby boy and gained over 15kg. The weight doesn't bother me but it came with a huge belly which I have tried to lose without success. Please help.

Low self-esteem made me a teen mother

Being Pregnant
I had always been a shy girl, but this got worse in high school when my peers seemed to have boyfriends. And I was the chubby, geeky girl without friends.

Miscarriage: top facts

Being Pregnant
There are a lot of misconceptions about miscarriage. What causes it? Can you prevent it? How does it affect your health? Love Matters brings you the facts.

Love lost after baby

Being Pregnant
'Since I had a baby with my girlfriend, I have lost my love for her. I am also receiving threats from her parents, who want to force me to marry her. Please advise!' pleads a reader. Valentine’s advice: think hard and man up!

Postpartum depression: top five facts

Being Pregnant
The time after giving birth is supposed to be a happy and joyful one. But the fact is, for many mothers, it's not. They suffer from postpartum depression (PPD), also known as postnatal depression.

Man traumatised by childbirth

Being Pregnant
Whenever I have sex with my wife, I feel guilty when I recall what she went through during the birth of our daughter. Also after I ejaculate once, I am unable to have sex again and this is affecting our relationship.

Help, my pregnant wife hates me

Being Pregnant
Valentine, is it true that pregnancy can change the attitude of a wife against her husband? If so, what can the husband do to remedy the situation?