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Elevated Stress Levels Directly Impact Others, Especially Our Children

Have you ever noticed that when someone is in a bad mood, it can cause your positive mood to skyrocket downhill rather quickly? Recent studies done by the Association for Psychological Science are showing that our mood does in fact affect those around us, especially our children. According to the study, babies who are exposed…

Together We Can End Malaria For Good

2016 WORLD MALARIA DAY   World Malaria Day, falling on 25 April each year, is designed to highlight the gravity of the malaria situation. The theme for this year is, “End Malaria for Good”. Malaria has plagued humankind since ancient times and is still a significant threat to half of the world’s population – recent…

Today is World Health Day

The theme for World Health Day 2016 is “Beat Diabetes” – this is a worthy goal given that Diabetes is estimated to affect over 400 million people worldwide (approximately 9% of the world’s population). The prevalence of Diabetes has been rising more rapidly in low and middle-income countries such as Nigeria, and if this trend…

Biomedical Intervention

THE EFFECT OF BIOMEDICAL INTERVENTION……    …… replacing the ‘harm-ies’ in your child’s diet with healing foods. Children with additional needs often experience difficulties in certain areas of development including language, mobility, learning, self-help, independent living etc. Some common examples are children with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism Spectrum Disorders and intellectual Disability. Particularly with…

Mumsworld

MOTHER AND CHILD EXPO to Host the Biggest Pregnancy & Parenting Exhibition

After successfully hosting Nigeria to the largest pregnancy and parenting exhibition, The Mother and Child Expo is presently on a countdown to the third edition.   In partnership with “Mums World Africa”, the highly anticipated Mother and Child Expo is here. After successfully hosting Nigeria to the largest pregnancy and parenting exhibition, The Mother and…

Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder Health Concern

More than 1,000 women are suing the company for covering up a cancer risk. Story culled from Bloomberg, By Susan Berfield, Jef Feeley, and Margaret Cronin Fisk | March 31, 2016 Jacqueline Fox worked in restaurant kitchens and school cafeterias, cleaned people’s houses, watched their kids, raised a son, and took in two foster children.…

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