Don’t Smoke Away your Babies, Gynaecologist Warns Smokers 

  An Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr Abosede Lewu, says men and women, who smoke cigarettes experience high infertility rate than nonsmokers, due to health risks associated with smoking. Lewu, Team Lead at Girlsaide Initiative and Convener, Keep All Mothers Alive (KAMA) Project, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday that such smoking men…

3 New Parents Tips Your Doctors Wish You Knew 

By New Mums Hub  Congratulations on your newborn! If you are reading this, chances are you have a baby on the way or that just arrived. It is so easy to get confused with child care as a new parent. I have been there! Here are 5 things your doctors wish you knew about. These…

Oluwo Of Iwo Condemns Family Planning In Nigeria

Posted by Amarachi on Tue 07th Jul, 2020 –    The monarch said this while making his contribution to a public debate on family planning recently.  Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi, Telu I, The Oluwo of Iwo has condemned the practice of family planning in Nigeria saying its application will wipe out the human race entirely….

Six Ways Parents Can Protect Girls from Rapists 

Published June 20, 2020 Jesusegun Alagbe If the events in recent times are anything to go by, they should teach parents the need to by all means protect their daughters from rape. Rape brings not just physical harm but also emotional injury. It subjects its victims to a life of trauma and stigmatisation; many victims…

6 Ways To Handle A Child With Bad Behaviour

By Akinwale Akinyoade  15 June 2020. Many if not all aspire to be parents someday but being a parent is one thing, being able to raise your child right is another. The job of raising a child is a delicate yet very important one because if you don’t get it right, you end up raising…

Staying in a Bad Marriage Just for the Kids’ Sake; How Wise?

By  ayoola AD Will you actually be helping the kids by doing this? What does one do when almost every good thing that has been holding their marriage together cracks and gives way? Do they stay right there and watch as their life crashes and burns around them, or do they look for an avenue…

Parenting with Emotional Intelligence and Little Things that Matter 

By Contributor June 4, 2020.  Four reasons why Nigerian parents are so controlling By Geraldine onah  Almost every parent would agree parenting is a full-time engagement. As a parent, you’re up for a 24/7 schedule but the task can’t be more effective with emotional intelligence. Being a mother of two boisterous kids, I know this…

Simply Holding Hands Can Help Ease Labour Pain, Suggests Study

  A fascinating new study is shedding light on how simply holding your partner’s hand can go beyond emotional reassurance and actually ease physical pain Holding hands with the one you love can flood you with a sense of peace. It assures you of their love and care. But a new study suggests its effects…

Can Fear of Bathing Affect Babies ?

By Ijeoma Thomas-Odia 09 May 2020. The fear of bathing in infants and toddlers is a normal part of growing up. It is a sign that they are beginning to understand the world and the way it works, and that they are trying to make sense of what it means for them, says ThankGod Ocheho,…

Boys And Girls Get Different Types Of Breast Milk When Nursing, Says Study

  According to this study that explores evolutionary biology, there is such a thing as gender-specific breast milk… Breast milk is endlessly fascinating. Aside from acting as a baby’s first vaccine, a baby can subsist on it alone without consuming anything else – yes, not even water – for the first six months of life….