Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Even though you are very protective of your little one, there are times you make silly mistakes that may lead to a fall of your toddler. Infants are so vulnerable that it is your sole responsibility as a parent...
A girl nearly died after wearing a tampon for just five hours. The victim spent 48 hours being sick before she was rushed to hospital by her flatmate. The 20-year-old spent four days in intensive care and was just hours from...
A PETITION ON THE GROSS PROFESSIONAL NEGLIGENCE OF  DOCTORS, NURSES AT ABUBAKAR TAFAWA BALEWA UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL, BAUCHI AND THE DEATH OF MY 7 YEARS OLD SON, MASTER YUSUF ABDULKAREEM  HARUNA (A Patient With Case Folder Unit Number:- 223381) With...
Your baby’s sleep time changes as he grows older. As he is still very much dependent on you in the first two years, especially, how he sleeps and when he goes to bed will affect your own sleep pattern....
The United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has iterated the need for all journalists to acquire data and evidence-based development reporting skills, expressing higher expectations as infant and under-five mortalities reduced in Nigeria. The UNICEF Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (PME) Specialist,...
Nicotine exposure during pregnancy, whether from smoking cigarettes, or nicotine patches and e-cigarettes, increases risk of sudden infant death syndrome — sometimes known as “cot death” — according to new research published in the Journal of Physiology. Sudden infant death...
Dr. Kabir Sheikh, Chair of Health Systems Global (HSG), an organization promoting health systems research and knowledge translation, has said global and national leaders must recognise that tackling major health challenges is not restricted to treating people when they...
AS Nigeria joins other countries to mark Day of the Africa Child, Head of Department of Psychiatry, University of Ibadan, Professor Yinka Omigbodun has said that education of the African child, a mental health promoting intervention, rather than Gross...
Even if punishment does not result in serious physical injury, children may experience fear and distress, and this stress has been found to negatively impact brain structure, development and overall well-being. A Penn State researcher and her collaborator found that...
A newborn baby, who was mistakenly declared dead hours after birth a week ago by doctors at a Delhi hospital, died on Wednesday, family members said. According to the aggrieved family, the twins were born premature on Nov. 30. While one...