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Agony of living with rare liver disease

WEDNESDAY LIFE

Ng’ang’a is suffering from primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), a rare form of liver disease that damages the bile ducts by hindering the flow of bile from the liver to the gallbladder and the small intestines, where it helps digest fats and fatty vitamins.

Agony of living with rare liver disease

By Achieng Ivisu | 5 years ago

I’ve been in pain since I was 13

I’ve been in pain since I was 13

It started when I was 13-years-old and had my first period. I had boarded a bus and was on my way to school when the pain began. As we approached the Ambassador bus stop in town, the pain got so bad that I threw up on the person seated next to me. The pain became so intense that I had to go back home, I could not make it to school.

Achieng Ivisu | 5 years ago

Why you should breast feed right after birth

Mathenge says to stimulate this milk, the baby should be placed on the mother’s tummy and dried, then immediately placed on the breast to feed.

Achieng Ivisu | 5 years ago

The poison in cough and cold syrups

The Aga Khan University hospital made a policy decision to remove all cough and cold medications from their pharmacies.

Achieng Ivisu | 5 years ago

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