6 Ways To Have A Healthy Relationship With Your Parents As An Adult

By Akinwale Akinyoade For many of us as children, our parents were not necessarily out friends as they played the caregiver role rather over being a chummy pal. As you grow older, the dynamics shift as they seek to have a friendly and healthy relationship with you. Before you begin on that journey of being…

So Sad! Son Kills Parents, Uses Their Body Parts To Cook Stew (Photo)

By Thandiubani A man has been arrested and is facing trial after he allegedly killed his parents and used them for stew.  Joel Guy Jr killed his father and mother before using them to cook stew A workshy son murdered and dismembered his parents then cooked up a ‘diabolical stew of human remains’ using their…

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…

What is IVF: Everything You Need to Know 

By AfricaParent    Back in the day, IVF was spoken about in hushed tones, in hurried gossips, in embarrassed voices. ‘I heard she just had a baby, and that the baby was conceived through IVF,’ One hushed voice would say. And the most common reply would be along the lines of, ‘You know I’m not…

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…

Scientists Unlock The Secret To The Perfect Cuddle

Posted by Samuel on Fri 12th Jun, 2020.    A team from Japan’s Toho University measured the calming effect on infants of hugs of different pressures, and when given by strangers compared to from parents.  In this era of social distancing and depressing news, we could all do with a good hug. Now scientists have…

5 Common Reasons Why Women Find it Difficult to Get Pregnant 

By Ntianu O Sometimes women struggle with infertility problems whose cause cannot be explained and getting pregnant becomes a difficult experience for many couples. Despite getting a clean bill of health on the proper functioning of their reproductive organs, these women still find it difficult to become pregnant. On the surface, pregnancy seems easy enough…

These 5 Fertility Myths Might Be Responsible for Delaying your Baby joy

By Ntianu Obiora    These 5 fertility myths might be responsible for delaying your baby joy [Credit – Very Well] Very Well We busted FIVE fertility myths below – hopefully you’ll become more positive about your chances after this! When it comes to fertility, there is a lot of misinformation out there. Meaning, there are…

The Best Guide To Head Lice Treatment For Kids

  The head lice are tiny, wingless parasitic insects that live among human hairs. They feed on tiny amounts of blood drawn from the scalp. Lice are a common problem, especially with kids. They’re contagious, annoying, and sometimes tough to get rid of. But while they’re frustrating to deal with, lice aren’t dangerous. They don’t…