More mothers are opting for deliveries through Caesarian Sections (C-section), a survey conducted by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has shown. The process involves making incisions in the mother’s abdominal wall and uterus to remove the baby, rather than...
The Federal Government is set towards achieving its goals of decreasing maternal and infant morbidity and mortality rate by ensuring that about 7.3 million women have access to family planning in the country. The Director, Family Health Planning, Federal Ministry...
Researchers have successfully used an artificial womb to incubate healthy baby lambs for a period of one week, and hope that it can be used in future technology for premature babies. The researchers from the University of Western Australia, Women...
Well, if women had a scientific reason for having sex frequently, here it is: According to a new research, having sex at least once a week could slow down the ageing process. Hooray! A study published in peer reviewed journal,...
Women who breastfeed their children have been found to be at substantially less risk of developing uterus cancer, according to researchers at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute in Australia. Dr Susan Jordan, head of the Cancer Causes and Care...
It may be regarded as one of the most basic and unexotic sex positions but missionary is actually one of the most dangerous, according to doctors. In a new study called the 'relationship between sexual position and severity of...
To reduce child morbidity and mortality in the country, a Gynaecologist with the National Hospital Abuja, Dr. Babatunde Olayinka, has warned pregnant women against taking herbal medicines to avoid giving birth to babies with defects. Olayinka urged pregnant women...
Penis shrinkage is a decrease in penis size. Sometimes, the shrinkage is permanent, and other times, it is the result of a treatable condition or due to lifestyle habits. Penis size varies amongst men, and in some cases, considerably. A...
The human skin is the outer covering of the body. It is the largest organ of the human body. The skin has multiple layers of external  tissue and guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs. Human skin...
Serena Williams and fiancé, Alexis Ohanian have had their first baby: it’s a girl. Multiple reports said the tennis legend delivered her first child on Friday at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. The baby reportedly weighs 6...