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Premium Confinement “hotels” or centres

The term “confinement hotel” refers to the Chinese custom of zuoyuezi (坐月子literally translated: sitting month), the period a mother and newborn baby are supposed to be confined at home. Ask any new mother, however, and she’ll tell you the brilliant new Taiwanese spin on the custom make confinement hotels more heaven than prison. At confinement […]

Training and Certification for confinement nanny

The Confinement Nanny Training Programme (CNTP) is a collaboration between WDA and Thomson Medical Pte Ltd (TMC) to offer confinement nanny training for locals at a subsidised rate. Upon successful training completion, TMC will place the worker into a confinement nanny assignment. To become a confinement nanny, though training is not mandatory before one can […]

Postnatal Confinement Food, Menu and Recipes

Lemon Grass with Chicken Soup Ingredients 1 old chicken 2 stalks lemon grass 50g peppercorns – pounded 5 shallots – remove skin, crushed 1500ml water 1 bowl white rice wine Cooking Method Clean old chicken and blanch in boiling water, drain well. Put all ingredients in a pot, boil for 2-3 hours   Kidney with […]

Postnatal Confinement and Nutrition: The Chinese way

Traditional confinement practices are designed to help women recuperate after pregnancy and childbirth. The traditional Chinese postpartum confinement (‘pui yuet’ or 陪月) has many taboos, which help ensure that mums get proper rest and heal faster. Since these taboos originated from a time when general hygiene and living conditions were poorer, pregnant women had been […]

How to choose a confinement nanny?

After 10 months of pregnancy, the baby is finally born and  both the new father and mother is now facing new pressure.  If energy and time does not allow, it may be necessary to engage a professional confinement nanny to help out in the confinement period. First find a local confinement nanny agency with a […]

New Mothers beware: 6 kinds of postpartum conditions

Out of the instinct of motherly love, most mother will be very concerned with the baby while neglecting their own health. Postpartum confinement is very important to the health of the mother and if not properly done will affect the future health of the mother. Especially in the confinement month, utmost care must be taken to safeguard […]

Review of Confinement Centres in Singapore

Confinement centers in Singapore are not very popular as most people believe that the mothers would want to stay at home and get pampered at home while looking after their babies. Therefore, it is more popular to get confinement nannies from different centers. Check out the following video to see the frustration of mums.

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Premium Confinement “hotels” or centres

The term “confinement hotel” refers to the Chinese custom of zuoyuezi (坐月子literally translated: sitting month), the period a mother and newborn baby are supposed to be confined at home. Ask any new mother, however, and she’ll tell you the brilliant new Taiwanese spin on the custom make confinement hotels more heaven than prison. At confinement […]

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Training and Certification for confinement nanny

The Confinement Nanny Training Programme (CNTP) is a collaboration between WDA and Thomson Medical Pte Ltd (TMC) to offer confinement nanny training for locals at a subsidised rate. Upon successful training completion, TMC will place the worker into a confinement nanny assignment. To become a confinement nanny, though training is not mandatory before one can […]

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Postnatal Confinement Food, Menu and Recipes

Lemon Grass with Chicken Soup Ingredients 1 old chicken 2 stalks lemon grass 50g peppercorns – pounded 5 shallots – remove skin, crushed 1500ml water 1 bowl white rice wine Cooking Method Clean old chicken and blanch in boiling water, drain well. Put all ingredients in a pot, boil for 2-3 hours   Kidney with […]

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Postnatal Confinement and Nutrition: The Chinese way

Traditional confinement practices are designed to help women recuperate after pregnancy and childbirth. The traditional Chinese postpartum confinement (‘pui yuet’ or 陪月) has many taboos, which help ensure that mums get proper rest and heal faster. Since these taboos originated from a time when general hygiene and living conditions were poorer, pregnant women had been […]

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Treatment for Postnatal Depression

What sort of treatment is available for postnatal depression? Postnatal or rather postpartum depression is not only a distressing condition, it’s a serious and disabling one, so the earlier it’s spotted the better. It can be hugely reassuring to both you and your partner to know what’s wrong. If PND isn’t acknowledged and addressed, it’s […]

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Postnatal Depression

A more accurate term for postnatal depression should be postpartum depression as it refers to the mother whereas “natal” refer to the baby. 15-35% of all mothers goes through postnatal depression, often when the baby is between four and six months old, although it can emerge at any time in the first year. New mothers […]

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How to choose a confinement nanny?

After 10 months of pregnancy, the baby is finally born and  both the new father and mother is now facing new pressure.  If energy and time does not allow, it may be necessary to engage a professional confinement nanny to help out in the confinement period. First find a local confinement nanny agency with a […]

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  • BBC documentary sheds light on British Chinese mothers' confinement after giving birth - Resonate
    ResonateBBC documentary sheds light on British Chinese mothers' confinement after giving birthResonateHowever, the doctor is worried about the effect confinement has on those who suffer from postnatal depression. “New mums can often be left in isolation and it can be difficult to cope,” she says. Dr Wu is also concerned that confinement may lead to […]
  • 双语:为什么中国女人生完孩子要坐月子 - 新浪网
    新浪网双语:为什么中国女人生完孩子要坐月子新浪网Postnatal confinement - where new mothers do not leave the house, have visitors or shower for a month after giving birth - is said to be widespread among the UK's Chinese community. Experts warn ...BBC:你们中国女人生完孩子,干嘛要坐月子?搜狐坐月子稀奇吗?英媒反思英国华人医疗需求中国侨网Alle 5 Artikel »
  • Why British Chinese mothers won't go out after giving birth - BBC News
    BBC NewsWhy British Chinese mothers won't go out after giving birthBBC News"Postnatal confinement" - where new mothers do not leave the house, have visitors or shower for a month after giving birth - is said to be widespread among the UK's Chinese community. Experts warn that few in the medical profession know this occurs.und weitere »
  • Taking the hassle out of confinement - The Star Online
    The Star OnlineTaking the hassle out of confinementThe Star OnlineWong also wishes to arm women with additional skills and encourages them to join the 28 Days Academy, which seeks to modernise the concept of traditional confinement ladies or “pui yuet aunties” by rebranding them as certified professional postnatal ...