Sunday, November 18, 2018
The Daura Local Government Council of Katsina State has received delivery of 113 varieties of drugs as donation from a Katsina-based NGO, Maternal and Child Health MNCH2. Malam Ahmed Murtala, the council’s Director of Primary Health disclosed this in an...
When you sign your child up for scouts, travel soccer, track and/or chess club, your intentions are good.You want your kid to learn how to hone skills. Or you see a sports scholarship in his or her future. Or...
The Professor Olikoye RansomeKuti Children Emergency ward of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has been renovated by PZ Plc and branded with two of its brands – Cusson and Premier. The company also donated bone marrow transplant equipment...
A woman’s breasts are primarily for breastfeeding the young but despite the fact that many Nigerian women are blessed with a sizeable chest, millions of babies in the country are yearning for breastmilk. According to scientists, all sizes of...
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,...
Air pollutants like smog is more likely to make you ill than the Deoxy ribonucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material you inherited from your parents, a new study claims. Little is known about how damaging environmental factors can be on human health,...
Eleven people have been sentenced to between three and 15 years in prison for faking and selling popular baby formula brands. They were found guilty by a Shanghai Third Intermediate People’s Court on Friday. The convicts were said to have been...
In placental mammals, the umbilical cord also called the navel string, birth cord or funiculus umbilicalis transports nutrients from mother to baby throughout the time of pregnancy.That is to say that babies in the womb receive nourishment and oxygen...
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....
A team of ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialists has demonstrated that eating honey after swallowing a button battery has the potential to reduce serious injuries in small children. Based on findings in laboratory animals, the research suggests that this...