Tag: HEALTH

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,…

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…

tuberculosis

World Tuberculosis Day Awareness

Top TEN Questions About Tuberculosis:   What Is Tuberculosis? Tuberculosis is an infectious disease caused by the Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria. It primarily causes disease in the lungs, but can affect other body parts such as the spine. Most people with Tuberculosis do not have symptoms and are not infectious (Latent Tuberculosis), however approximately 10% of…

zika virus

Zika Virus causing Birth defects

What is the Zika virus and what should you be aware of? The Zika Virus is transmitted through a bite from the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the same type that generates Dengue and Yellow fever. Its symptoms include a mild fever, skin rash and conjunctivitis which lasts for about 2-7 days. The Virus originated from Uganda…

Immunization

Keeping On Top Of The Health Of Your Baby And Toddler

Do you know what immunizations your child should receive and when? Do you know what the different injections and oral drops mean? Keeping on top of your child’s immunization is beneficial for you and your child. Immunization is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the…

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