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Grace Kerubo
Bridge alumnus awarded scholarship to study at Amherst College

By | 6 months ago

Bridge alumnus, Grace Kerubo, has always wanted to be a doctor. At primary school in Kisii, the dream seemed unlikely....

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Vegans and vegetarians may be at higher risk for bone fractures, study finds

By | 6 months ago

but previous studies have shown that vegetarians have lower bone mineral density than non-vegetarians....

WHO on Monday, March 16, 2021 appealed to countries to keep vaccination campaigns going. [PHOTO | FILE]
Oxford University vaccine shows 70% protection but jab is much cheaper than Pfizer and Moderna’s

By | 6 months ago

Oxford jab is far cheaper, and is easier to store and get to every corner of the world than the other two....

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JOB SEEKER’S RANT: My interviewers disappeared into phone jokes

By | 7 months ago

What’s your bizarre job search experience? Please share on the [email protected] and let us know if you may want your identity disclosed. ...

At least 22 people have been diagnosed with cancer following free screening at Mama Lucy Hospital and Mbagathi Hospitals in Nairobi. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Over 400 Nairobi, Kisumu women screened for cancer

By | 7 months ago

This coming Saturday the free screening events will be held in Thika, Nairobi and Mombasa....

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Some bodybuilders are now drinking breast milk to build muscles and get in shape

By | 8 months ago

Netflix's new docuseries reveals a fad in which bodybuilders are now banking on breast milk to build muscles....

Just because virus is found in a child's nose does not definitively prove they are transmitting it at the same rate as adults. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
‘Children can carry coronavirus in their noses for three weeks’

By | 9 months ago

Children can carry coronavirus in their noses for up to three weeks, according to a study from South Korea....

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Negative thinking linked to dementia in later life

By | 11 months ago

Are you a pessimist by nature, a “glass half empty” sort of person? That’s not good for your brain. A new study found that repetitiv...

How to beat dry skin and choose the best product

By | 1 year ago

Dry skin remains one of the biggest unmet needs in skincare, so it must be assumed that many dry skin sufferers are looking for a better dry skin prod...

'Your husband needs you now more than ever before. You cannot afford to betray him.' [PHOTO | FILE]
Five common mistakes to avoid in search of perfect body shape, weight

By | 1 year ago

Nutritionist Maryann Wanza takes us through some of the common mistakes people make on the wellness journey....

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Why one working mum has vowed never to quarrel her house helps again

By | 1 year ago

Nakuru woman says staying home for over a month has been a revelation and vows to make amends on household management....

CBK, however, says that the transfer of money from mobile wallets to bank accounts will continue to be free of any movement fees. [PHOTO | FILE]
How to clean off the many germs on your phone

By | 1 year ago

Scientific studies have shown that coronavirus can live for two to three days on materials like plastic and stainless steel....

It may also be harder for viruses to survive on food itself. [PHOTO | FILE]
Why health experts aren’t warning about coronavirus in food

By | 1 year ago

Experts say the biggest risk related to food and COVID-19 is contact with other people and workers in food stores....

The testing is part of an effort to understand how widespread the infection is on the continent. [PHOTO | FILE]
51 recovered coronavirus patients test positive again in South Korea

By | 1 year ago

51 South Korean citizens who had contracted coronavirus and later got cured of the contagion, have tested positive again for the virus....

ONSANDO: How to manage concerns and emotions about coronavirus pandemic

By | 1 year ago

In the wake of the physical pandemic that is the coronavirus lies a much less understood and acknowledged pandemic, an emotional pandemic. ...

Coronavirus testing: 6 facts you need to know

By | 1 year ago

Glenda Mary Davison, Cape Peninsula University of Technology As COVID-19 spreads throughout the world, the need for more extensive laboratory testing ...

Coronavirus symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself?

By | 1 year ago

WHO says the incubation period for coronavirus lasts up to 14 days with key symptoms being high temperature, cough and breathing difficulties....

Julian Peter: I don't have a uterus, so I've never had periods. This is the normal that I know, I don't feel bad about it. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
My potential boyfriends ran away when they discovered I did not have a vagina: 29-year-old Kenyan woman

By | 1 year ago

'I don't have a uterus, so I've never had periods. This is the normal that I know, I don't feel bad about it.'...

A Form Three student at Kapkiamo Secondary School in Baringo North committed suicide on Wednesday morning after allegedly killing her baby. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Endometriosis: What it is, what happens and who is at risk

By | 1 year ago

Endometriosis is a mysterious condition that happens when the tissue similar to the lining inside the uterus forms outside the uterus....

The 12 were accompanied by three Tanzanian immigrants namely Saidi Seif, Hassan Mohammed Makolo and Wema Ramadhani Muambeya. [PHOTO | FILE]
How to know if you have coronavirus and other FAQs

By | 1 year ago

Children appear to be relatively unaffected by coronavirus and have only mild symptoms, according to data from China. ...

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