Shakira suffered sleepless nights during pregnancy

London: New mother Shakira suffered sleepless nights while she was pregnant with her first child because she drove herself crazy researching everything that could go wrong during pregnancy.

The `Hips Don`t Lie` hitmaker said her health fears kept her awake at night after spending hours after hours looking up medical problems online, reported Daily Star.

"(My pregnancy) was easy because I didn`t have nausea or cravings or any of that stuff, but I couldn`t sleep at all during my entire pregnancy because I spent every night researching on the Internet trying to find out everything that could possibly go wrong...

"You can ask me anything; I`m like a walking encyclopedia, I know everything about pregnancy. I`m like a certified gynaecologist!," she said.

Shakira welcomed baby boy Milan in January, but she said that the delivery process was not quite what she thought it would be.

"Delivering a baby is not as idyllic as people make it seem. Don`t expect that he is going to be rosy cheeks, cherub when he is born. Actually, when I saw mine, I was like, `Oh my God. He is purple and wrinkled. What is this?`," she added.


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