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Best Milk Powder for Pregnant Mothers in Singapore 2021

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When it comes to the best milk powder for pregnant mothers in Singapore, a search on Google will throw up more than 10 pages of search results. The sheer number and variety of milk powder options by itself is already overwhelming, let alone the differences.  There are many different brands of milk formulas in Singapore. We have trawled through the reviews, Google search results and milk powder comparison information available on blogs and forums, and shortlisted the best for you. Here are the best milk powders you can buy online in Singapore today, if you are pregnant and breast-feeding. 1. Abbott Similac Mum Similac Mum Vanilla Maternal Milk Powder 900g > Check on Lazada Similac Mum is available in 2 flavours, vanilla and strawberry yoghurt. Similac Mum is the lowest in fat and the most complete* maternal milk with 27 essential vitamins and minerals, and prebiotic (FOS). Similac Mum is the maternal milk that is scientifically studied among pregnant and breastfeeding mothers. Simila

Cost of Giving Birth in Singapore for Foreigners: Updated for 2021 / 2020

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The cost of giving birth in Singapore can cost between SGD$4,000 and SGD$12,000. For a C-section, you might expect to pay SGD$17,000. There are public and private hospitals in Singapore. Costs of giving birth are generally higher in private hospitals and the subsidies offered in public hospitals are only granted to Singaporean Citizens and Permanent Residents. This means that if you are a foreigner (Employment Pass Holder), you will be required to pay the full price out of your own pocket. How Much Does it Cost to Give Birth in Singapore? The Singapore Ministry of Health regularly publishes average cost of giving birth of hospitals in the city. From these figures, we can get an indication into how much it costs to give birth in Singapore. When you are doing your research, please take note that you are comparing 'apple to 'apple' , in order to avoid confusion. Obviously, the cost of 2 days' stay for normal vaginal delivery will be different from a 2 days' stay

Best Breast Pumps in Singapore 2021 / 2020: Price and Reviews

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Do you know the difference between the various types of breast pumps? There are four main types of breast pumps: Double-electric breast pumps: These powerful electric models let you pump both breasts at once, important if speed is a concern. Single-electric breast pumps: You’ll only be able to pump one breast at a time, which can take longer. On the plus side, these cost less than a double-electric pump. Battery-operated breast pumps: These can be slower and run through batteries pretty quickly. The advantage of a battery-operated pump is that they're portable and helpful if you don’t have access to an electrical outlet (such as when you’re commuting to work or traveling). Manual breast pumps: These are lightweight, portable and inexpensive. The downside? You'll be doing a lot of the work yourself and you may not get as much milk as a result. What's the best breast pump? There are a lot of breast pumps on the market to choose from. So, how do you decide w

SGH Gynae Recommendation 2021 / 2020: How to Find a Recommended Gynae in SGH?

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If you are looking for a recommended gynae in SGH Singapore, you are in the right place. We have gone through some of the mother and baby forums and we would expect that you would have probably done the same. You would only need to choose the 'chosen one' but the challenge is the online world provides hundreds of options. It is clear that the information is all over the place and it's difficult to really decide on who is the best gynaecologist for you after reading all those forums. If you are choosing a gynecologist for your pregnancy, you should choose an obstetrician or those who sub-specialise in 'maternal-fetal medicine'. Therefore, we have compiled and summarised the information below so that it will help you with your decision making. Unfortunately, there are not many quality specific reviews out there on SGH gynae. Some of the reviews are out-dated and some of the SGH gynaes have also left SGH to join the private sector. SGH? Think "Huawei / Op