Cervical health – More than cervical cancer prevention (part 2)

Sadly in many parts of Africa, a woman’s primary value comes from her ability to bear children. As a result, problems with the cervix...

Cervical health – More than cervical cancer prevention

When the subject of cervical health comes up, cervical cancer (cancer of the cervix) is what springs to mind. However, other cervical health problems...

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...

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...

Know your Breast Cancer risk and early detection strategies

The chances are that any woman feeling a lump in her breast goes into panic mode but not every lump is breast cancer. Most...

Prostate cancer and how you can lower your risk

A Prostate cancer diagnosis can change your life forever. The emotional, physical, financial, and social challenges of cancer deeply impact the patient and his...

Cervical health for lifetime

Problems with the cervix can have a major impact on the reproductive life and overall health of women regardless of age. Paying attention to...

Smoking – It really can kill you

No rational person would knowingly put 250 harmful chemicals in their body, right? You would think so, but that’s exactly what you do when...

Cervical Health Awareness Month 2

“Oh no!, Not again.” she thought.  This was the third time in the past 6 months or so, that she was ‘spotting” or having...