Health

Don't Take Breast Cancer For Granted

Don’t Take Breast Cancer for Granted

October is “Breast Cancer Awareness Month” and is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. It provides an opportunity for us all to focus on this dreaded and devastating disease and its impact on those affected by it. Breast cancer is becoming more and more prevalent yet whilst many people are aware of…

How To Keep In Shape As A New Mum

How To Keep In Shape As A New Mum

During pregnancy, a woman’s body undergoes a lot of changes. One of the most significant changes is an increase in weight. Most women worry that after having their baby, they won’t return to their normal weight and dress size. The thought of not being able to slip into those pretty dresses and skirts, cause some…

World Mental Health Day - 10 Survival Tips To Keep Your Sanity As A New Mum

World Mental Health Day – 10 Survival Tips To Keep Your Sanity As A New Mum

Today is World Mental Health Day. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues and mobilizing efforts in support of better mental health. According to WHO, mental health is defined as a state of well-being in which people realize their own…

Monkey Pox Outbreak In NIgeria

Monkey Pox Outbreak In Nigeria

There’s has been an outbreak of Monkeypox in Nigeria. Bayelsa state and Rivers state are currently handling cases of Monkey Pox. According to the Vanguard and Aledeh, Bayelsa state at this time has 13 suspected cases and 50 persons actively followed, while Rivers state has 3 suspected cases of Monkey Pox. What is Monkey Pox?…

New Drug Circulation in Schools- "Straw-Berry Quick"

New Drug Circulation in Schools- “Straw-Berry Quick”

The University of Medical Sciences, Ondo State released an internal memo stating that a certain “psychotropic drug” is currently in circulation in the country disguised as sweets and candies. The memo which is dated 20th of September and signed by O.V Olagbande, the university’s Chief Security Officer, states that there’s a new drug known as…

Sustaining Breastfeeding Together- World Breastfeeding Week 2017

Sustaining Breastfeeding Together- World Breastfeeding Week 2017

World Breastfeeding Week, which is celebrated from the 1st to the 7th of August every year, is an annual event highlighting the critical importance of breastfeeding for children across the globe. Breastfeeding gives children the healthiest start in life and is one of the simplest, smartest and most cost-effective ways we have available to ensure…

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