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This Week on LagosMums

This Week’s Wrap Up on LagosMums

  Finally we are all fully back to “work-mode” and school runs has resumed. How has it been Mums? The year 2017 is already spewing with promises and surprises speaking of which while watching the inauguration of Donald Trump yesterday, I couldn’t help but feel nostalgic about the Obama’s. Perhaps the coolest parents that ever…

5 Mistakes Parents Make With Teens

5 Mistakes Parents Make With Teens & Tweens

There is a cluster of serious problems that are hugely up for girls and teens. One in five will experience a serious psychological disorder before reaching adulthood. They are a lot more anxious, they are more likely to self-harm, they are more prone to bullying, they are binge drinking and they are more likely to…

3 Ways Parents Can Influence Teenage Daughters

3 Ways Parents Can Influence Teenage Daughters

The most delicate age is between the ages of 13 and 14, when they think you are ‘mean’ with all your laws and they are desperately trying to be not like you at all, everything you say is lodging in there somewhere! Your child isn’t a little kid anymore. They’re a teen, or a tween…

ALERT: WHO Links Processed Meat To Cancer

ALERT: WHO Links Processed Meat To Cancer

The World Health Organisation (WHO) released a report which placed processed meats, including bacon and sausages, in the same category as smoking and asbestos as cancer causing. The WHO’s cancer research unit now classifies processed meat as “carcinogenic to humans” based on evidence from hundreds of studies, and linked it specifically to colon, or colorectal, cancer.…

The Pros & Cons of Children's Media Device Usage

The Pros And Cons of Children’s Media Device Usage

Children’s media device usage has risen dramatically in the last decade, particularly with the advent of devices like smartphones, tablets, iPads and more. With mobile companies competing for attention by slashing device prizes in Nigeria, many parents instantly buy these devices for their children in a bid to help them with technology and education without…

Back to School

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

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