Is It Safe To Use Postpartum Traditional Treatment? Part 2

Do you want to try postpartum traditional treatment package? Indonesia has postpartum traditional treatment package such as jamu bersalin (maternity medicine), pilis, tapel, bengkuas/ stagen. Are they safe and really beneficial? dr. Dewi Prabarini S. Soeharto SpOG answered this for Ayahibu.co.id. On part two, we will discuss Pilis and Param. Pilis and param are pastes […]

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The Danger of Green Tea for Pregnant Mothers

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Sugarless green tea indeed has various benefits for body health. It can prevent flu, improves metabolism and even burns fat if it is drunk after we consume fatty foods. However, if you are pregnant, you should limit your consumption and only drink two glasses of green tea each day. This is because green tea increases […]

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Is Rumput Fatimah Good for Pregnant Mother?

Every pregnant woman certainly wants a smooth delivery. They will do various ways to give birth safely. One of them is by drinking a concoction made from rumput Fatimah (Labisa Pulima). “Pregnant mothers are not recommended drinking it,” Dr. Achmad Mediana SpOG said to online news, Republika. Oxytocin level in rumput Fatimah is not certain […]

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Pregnant Women should not Drink Jamu Cabe Puyang

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Pregnant women, especially they who are on the third trimester, should avoid to drink jamu made from Javanese chili or Long pepper (Piper retrofractum Vahl. syn. P. longum). This ingredient has effect to obstruct muscles contraction during labor. Long pepper has piperine that an alkaloid has an effect to obstruct muscle contraction, so it will […]

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Fruits That Are Good For Pregnant Mothers

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During first pregnancy, you must be selective choosing foods and should be more concern about your health. Healthy foods such as spinach, broccoli, yogurt, red paprika, oatmeal, nuts, egg and carrot are good for pregnant mothers. Then, how about fruits? Previously, we know that papaya apparently is not good for pregnant mothers. So, which fruits […]

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8 Tips to Consume Herbal Medicines Safely

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Traditional medicines based on medicinal plants have been known for ages and have been a part of Indonesia culture. Indonesia is well known as a country that has many medicinal plants, even it is the third country in the world that has the highest plant diversity. To increase the consumption of herbal medicine, Deputy of […]

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