Healthy eating in pregnancy – The best gift for baby

Do you know that pregnancy is the only time when what you eat directly affects another person? One of the best things you can do...

MNCH Week 2016 – Ondo State Health Outreach

The HealthZone television program partnered with InStrat Global Health, HSCL, Mpowering Frontline Health Workers and the Ondo State Ministry of Health to host a...

Mother, Newborn, and Child Health – What Can We Do To...

Since 1990, maternal deaths worldwide have dropped by 45 percent, but every day in Nigeria, about 145 women die and about 1000 babies are...

The ABCs of health for your child – Part 1

As parents, our responsibility to nurture our children requires a holistic approach - taking into consideration the whole child. Healthy living for your child...

Malaria – Why we must aim for zero cases

Did you know that approximately 1 out of every 10 of all hospital admissions in Africa are due to malaria?   Malaria is the most common...

Malaria in Pregnancy

Did you know that Malaria is the cause of death in one out of every ten women who die from pregnancy-related conditions? Startling as that...

Every Fever is not Malaria

 You develop a fever and headache and feel a bit run down. You decide that you probably have malaria, so you go to your...

Malaria – Are we winning the battle? (Part 2)

What causes Malaria?   If you ask the average person on the street, what causes malaria, the responses range from mosquitoes, to dirty water, to dirty...

Malaria – Are we winning the battle? (1)

    Did you know that an African child still dies every two minutes from malaria?   Of the 214 million clinical cases of malaria that occurred globally...

The “Late Bloomer” could be developmentally delayed.

The other day I attended a baby shower for a friend due with her second baby. Several other mothers were there and some had...