5 months pregnant woman takes money from her husband for Antenatal, goes to restaurant to spend the money on food Instead
According to a pregnant Nigerian woman, she skipped her prenatal appointment at the hospital and went to the restaurant instead.
She was seen enjoying herself and playing carefree in a fun area while collecting money for antenatal care.
She told her husband she was having fried chicken somewhere in town, but he would think she was in the hospital.
There were funny responses to the footage of a pregnant woman having fun at a restaurant.
She claimed she had an appointment at the hospital for prenatal care, but instead chose to relax and enjoy herself in a peaceful restaurant.
According to her disclosure, she would ask her husband for money so that she could go to the doctor for her regular prenatal checkups.
But at a public restaurant, she enjoyed dancing and feasting on tasty fried chicken and jollof rice.
The video attracted reactions from women who said they usually enjoy themselves during pregnancy period.
Watch the video below:Why is Antenatal Care Important?
Monitoring mother and baby health during pregnancy is crucial.
High blood pressure and diabetes can complicate pregnancy and increase the chance of premature birth, thus the woman should be watched.
High blood pressure can also lead to pre-eclampsia, which can kill the mother and baby.A pregnant woman undergoing antenatalProper Immunisation
Some immunisations are safe and necessary during pregnancy.
Pregnant women receive the tetanus toxoid immunisation to safeguard them and their babies during birth.
This allows the woman to learn about baby care and breastfeeding.Health Education
Obstetricians, midwives, and nurses educate mothers about health during antenatal care.
This includes educating the mother on nursing, newborn care, and pregnancy health.
In the third trimester, antenatal visits will be increasingly frequent, allowing the doctor to advise the woman on pregnancy care.
Womanhood is complicated during pregnancy.