Health

Africa Immunization Week- Vaccines protect everyone, get vaccinated!

This week (April 24th – 30th, 2017) is World Immunization Week, also tagged as the 7th annual Africa Vaccination Week (#AVW17 on social media) and YOU should be aware about why immunizations are so important. Fact #1:           Immunizations are one of the most cost-effective and successful public health campaigns ever! Many of us do not know a…

How To Protect You And Your Loved Ones From Meningitis

How To Protect Your Children And Loved Ones From Meningitis

There  has been an outbreak of Meningitis in recent days, which has claimed about 300 lives in a short time period. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recently reported the outbreak of Meningitis in five states in Nigeria (mainly in the Northwest and North central zones) These five States are Zamfara, Katsina, Kebbi, Niger and Sokoto…

World Tuberculosis Day 2017- Unite To End TB

The World Health Organisation (WHO) celebrates World Tuberculosis Day annually on March 24th and is calling on all to “Unite To End Tuberculosis (TB)” as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. This call goes out to nations, healthcare workers and communities to rise and defeat this deadly disease responsible for 1.5 million deaths worldwide (9.6…

Harmattan

Preparing Our Children For The Harmattan Season

This is the season when Harmattan creeps in, it might have set in late this year but it is here with its tell-tale signs of dust, cold weather, cracked skin and allergies. As a result of so much dust moving around, this season brings along cough, catarrh, and sore throat. The weather is very deceptive,…

6 Home Remedies You Probably Didn’t Know About

Sometimes, the remedies you’re combing the entire city searching for could be right there in your kitchen cupboards. Here are some really useful home remedies that would help you through some of the health issues you might be too embarrassed to talk about. Don’t knock it till you try it! Use Ginger for Menstrual Cramp…

17 Genius Parenting Hacks You Won’t Know How You Lived Without

Parenting means being creative, here is a list of 17 genius parenting hacks you might never have heard of, but for sure you won’t know how you lived without these! Enjoy 1. “Organize drawing supplies with a dish drainer.”   2. “Turn a bookshelf into a hanging wardrobe.” 3. “Help your kid climb into bed…

child immunization

How You Might Be MisInformed About Immunization

Immunization is one of the processes of preventing your children from some infectious diseases that could occur from childhood through adulthood. This is a process done by the administration of a vaccine. Vaccinations started as far back as the times of ancient Greece. 3 Misconceptions about Immunization There are many different beliefs on whether immunizations actually…

Experience The Power of Healing

We are all aware that the body has its own innate ability to heal itself. But how? How does our skin know that it can regenerate? How do our bones know they can grow back, after a fracture? Everything our body can do is through energy. The body is protected by an energy field called…

What is it about LagosMums? Being a Mum means that you are many things at the same time…

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