Saturday, January 22, 2022
The Chairman of the Delta State Primary Health Care Development Agency and Executive Assistant to the Governor on E-Health and Other Health Matters, Dr Isioma Okobah, has called for a robust awareness campaign towards the immunisation of women of...
IT is generally believed that a woman should be able to have s3x six weeks after childbirth. This, however, does not mean she wants s3x; it just means that the woman’s body will not explode if she tries s3x...
Every year, the 26th of September is observed as World Contraception Day. Like every year, even in 2018, the focus is to create awareness about the topic of contraception, which remains more or less stigmatised in Nigeria. Population explosion...
*…As Sebeccly Cancer Care opens free cancer clinic for women Are you a Nigerian woman? When was the last time you screened for breast or cervical cancer? Do you know that 10,000 new cases of cervical cancer are recorded in...
*Researchers unveil heart monitor powered by sunlight Delaying pregnancy may increase the risk of cardiovascular disease in both women and their children, with boys at higher risk of disease, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of...
In the current issue of Family Medicine and Community Health (Volume 6,Number 3, 2018, pp.104-114; DOI:https://doi.org/10.15212/FMCH.2018.0109, researchers Ajibola A. Ishola, Chisom C. Obasi and Ismail T. Sholuke of the Department of Psychology, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria, describes how...
*Experts alert to rising cases of infertility, quacks in Nigeria *Non-regulation, poor ethics, crippling N1.35trn market While assisted pregnancy gives infertile couples the chance at a child, recent study has revealed that children conceived with Assisted Reproductive Technologies, such as In...
A study in adolescent girls reports that recent life events impact depressive symptoms differently, depending on how the brain responds to winning and losing. A strong brain response to winning boosted the beneficial impact of positive experiences on symptoms,...
The Youth Empowerment Foundation (YEF) said it has trained 80,000 schoolgirls on the dangers of teenage pregnancies and how to avoid it.The programme coordinator, Ms. Adekemi Omole, said the foundation also engaged the schoolgirls on basic skills like tailoring,...
Ovarian reserve testing is a means to determine a woman’s fertility potential and provide an estimate of ovarian aging. Although chronological age alone serves as a useful marker of ovarian reserve, some women will experience a decline in their...