Preventing Kidney disease in children

  Did you know that children have kidney disease just as adults do?  The kidneys are the body's filtering system, helping to remove excess water...

Zika Virus – Lessons for Africa

Zika, a mosquito-borne virus spreading in Latin America and the Caribbean continues to pose a serious international public health risk. Confirmation of sexual transmission...

Zika virus continues to dominate health news

Zika virus continues to dominate health news and is causing a major health scare throughout the Americas. An outbreak of the virus, which started...

What is Zika virus and why is it making health news?...

Another virus you’ve probably never heard of - Zika virus - is making health news and causing another health scare. An outbreak of the...

Complications of Pregnancy and Childbirth Pt 2

Did you know that every year more than a million children lose their mother as a result of her death in pregnancy or childbirth? Why...

Complications of Pregnancy and Childbirth

“Giving birth – the most dangerous thing an African woman can do?” was the headline of an article in the UK Guardian newspaper 3...

PERSONAL HYGIENE

  Did you know that good personal hygiene is one of the most effective ways to protect yourself, and others, from illness? Often we mistake the...

FITNESS PT.2

  In order to achieve the best possible results, a good fitness regimen must be well rounded, with exercises that produce cardio-respiratory endurance, develop muscular...