• 20 Signs You May Have Postpartum Depression

    Ever heard of the words “baby blues”? Do you know it is normal for new mothers to experience baby blues which includes feeling depressed, worried, or exhausted for the first week or two after childbirth? It’s perfectly natural and typically goes away after a few weeks and up to 80% of mothers experience these emotions. However, postpartum depression is not…

  • Choking In Babies: What To Do and How To Prevent It

    Can you tell if a baby is choking? Do you know the steps you can take to save a choking baby? The airway of infants are small and due to the fact that the mastery of chewing and swallowing is a gradual process, they are at risk of choking. Choking is an emergency where every second count. As a parent…

  • Everything You Never Knew About Meningitis Vaccine

    The vigilance against COVID-19 seem to overshadow or underestimate the existing top killer diseases of children in the country, some of which are measles, yellow fever, tetanus etc. These diseases are preventable by vaccines and mostly affects children who are yet to celebrate their 5th birthday, i.e, children below the age of 5. The disease on the spotlight today is…

  • Child Immunization: 7 Key Tips You Must Never Forget

    In the clinic or hospital setting, most parents are barely informed about vaccines that are administered to their kids including their side effects. This can be due to the overwhelming number of children to receive vaccines, hence health workers may be hesitant to give individual health talks in order to hasten adminstration. It could also happen as a result of…

  • What Parents/Caregivers need to know about Measles

    A lot is being said about the promising covid-19 vaccine in the news and on social media, very little emphasis is placed on other vaccines that may save the lives of people from other deadly diseases that are actively taking the lives of people. Measles is one of the cause of death worldwide, especially in children below the age of…