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Many people hate medical checkups claiming you are “looking” for sickness but this is something you should normalise as you grow older
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By Esther Muchene Mar. 31, 2022
Periods can mess with your digestive system. And yes; as much as periods come with uncomfortable symptoms, period diarrhoea is totally a thing
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By Nancy Nzalambi Mar. 22, 2022
Cramps after sex are experienced by both men and women and it can happen for many reasons
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By Esther Muchene Mar. 9, 2022
Did you know that about 10 percent of women and girls of reproductive age are affected by endometriosis?
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By Nancy Nzalambi Mar. 5, 2022
As a woman grows older oestrogen levels drop a hormone that aids in superficial wound healing and maintaining skin moisture
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By Nancy Nzalambi Feb. 24, 2022
Cramps are a normal part of menstruation but for some, the pain can be nearly unbearable
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By Esther Muchene Feb. 22, 2022
“I have never used a condom. I was told that pleasure is not the same,” says a 17-year-old boy who started having sex at 14 years
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By Rosa Agutu Feb. 15, 2022
Pamela Savai had been going for annual screening from 2015, but missed tests for two years. Come 2019 she was shocked to learn she had cervical cancer
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By Gardy Chacha Feb. 10, 2022
In this month of love, it is important for women to incorporate healthy habits that have the potential to positively affect their sexual health
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By Nancy Nzalambi Feb. 5, 2022
In the first year when the vaccine was launched, girls aged 10 were the target. But now girls aged 10 to 15 are also allowed to get the vaccine
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By Gardy Chacha Feb. 4, 2022
The world could be moving closer to finding a vaccine for HIV after the first dose still in its trial stages was recently administered
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By Saada Hassan Feb. 2, 2022
Oral sex might not lead to unplanned pregnancies, but it can cause myriad infections like STIs and throat cancer
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By Rosa Agutu Jan. 27, 2022
It is common for boils to occur on different parts of the body but they tend to show up in moist places
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By Esther Muchene Jan. 24, 2022
Even without formal midwifery training, Nakhumicha started attending to pregnant women and assisting them to deliver in absence of trained nurses
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By Omelo Juliet Jan. 13, 2022
The uterus may acquire scars that make the walls dense and sticky. This condition is also referred to as intrauterine adhesions or Asherman’s syndrome
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By Nancy Nzalambi Jan. 12, 2022
Unknown to many, using the same cutting-board and knife for meat and vegetables can lead to diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea
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By Gloria Milimu Jan. 11, 2022