Give yourself the gift of life – get a health screen...

Many women juggle multiple roles. Spouse, parent, homemaker, business owner or employee, caregiver to an aging parent, and financial support of relatives are some...

Why You Shouldn’t Go On Another Diet

Is losing weight one of your 2018 New Year's resolutions? Be honest - you won't be alone. Gyms and parks worldwide (and the Lekki...

Bust the Festive Season Bulge

It’s the festive season, the time when we make merry, eat, and drink all in the name CHRISTMAS. 
BREAKING NEWS!!!!!! Santa's fit for Christmas....

Good news for HIV/AIDS in Africa

Good news on HIV/AIDS in Africa is scarce so when there is not one but two exciting reports on the prevention and treatment of...

Hope for the child with the smiling eyes – musings on...

A lifetime of serving the poor and marginalized did not prepare me for what my eyes and heart encountered at the Mother and Child...

A dwindling potential – musings on the 2017 Kano Initiative

Being city born and bred – in Lagos, to be precise - it’s difficult to imagine anything more different than life in rural North...

The HealthZone television program and Isa Wali Empowerment Initiative take bold...

HealthCore Ltd., producers of The HealthZone television program and this blog in a strategic partnership with the Isa Wali Empowerment Initiative (IWEI), is taking...

The Critical 1,000 Days

Do you know that for every child there is a critical 1,000-day period – from the moment the mother gets pregnant until the child’s...

8 Breast Cancer risks you should know about

As yet another Breast Cancer Awareness month comes to a close, it’s worth reviewing the symptoms and eight crucial breast cancer risk factors. Most...

What you can do to lower your risk for Breast Cancer

Current research on breast cancer is improving the treatment and helping women worldwide lower their risk for breast cancer. In Sub-Saharan Africa, the picture...