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The Pill
How ‘safe’ are you on your your birth control pill?

By | 2 months ago

About one-third of women using contraception use the pill. But how effective is the birth control pill? There are two types of contraceptive pill ...

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Help, I need to end 2-year affair with my friend’s wife: Nairobi banker

By | 3 months ago

'Her husband doesn't suspect anything, but I fear our affair could soon be known'....

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Scientists find powerhouses that fight tumours from within

By | 3 months ago

New technique has largely focused on white blood cells called T-cells, which are "trained" to recognise and attack cancer cells....

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Mwale hospital enrolls low-income households into free NHIF programme

By | 3 months ago

Mwale Medical and Technology City (MMTC) on Friday enrolled 625 low-income householdS into fully- sponsored National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) pr...

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What I’ve learnt living with HIV for 26 years ~ Janet Njeri

By | 3 months ago

According to Janet Njeri, dating has not been easy and having dated an HIV-negative person, she insists on disclosure of status to partners....

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Scientists develop once-a-month oral contraceptive pill

By | 4 months ago

Once swallowed, the pill remains in the stomach for weeks, slowly releasing hormones to prevent a pregnancy....

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The health dangers aflatoxin could expose you to

By | 5 months ago

Several well-known brands of maize flour have been taken off supermarket shelves in Kenya, after a warning about unsafe levels of aflatoxin....

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Why ‘AQ’ is more important than IQ for your future career success

By | 5 months ago

For years, it was thought that the intelligence quotient (IQ) test was one of the best ways to predict our future job prospects....

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Are you a deadbeat dad? Read this man’s story, and it will change your mind…

By | 5 months ago

A Nigerian cinematographer’s Twitter thread on fatherhood has gone viral....

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Punchline: Holding doctors accountable for medical malpractice

By | 5 months ago

Medical malpractice means injudicious treatment of a patient professionally, which results in injury, unnecessary suffering or death. ...

Ivyn Wangui (L), a Nairobi resident, went under the knife in August 2017, shortly after the August 8 general election. [PHOTO | K24 DIGITAL]
‘I needlessly lost a breast’

By | 5 months ago

Wangui, a Nairobi resident, went under the knife in August 2017, shortly after the August 8 general election....

HPV vaccine
HPV vaccine: The benefits, fears and side effects

By | 5 months ago

Despite HPV vaccine’s touted benefits, there have been doubts about the vaccine, many of them based on unconfirmed reports. ...

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Farmers more active in bed than other professions, rate their performance ‘incredible’: study

By | 6 months ago

New study shows farmers have most fun in the bedroom out of any other profession after a third of those surveyed boast about having it at least once a...

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HPV strikes men as well as women: Its dangers

By | 6 months ago

The HPV virus can lead to cancer in both men and women. ...

Nutrition band
‘Thermometer’ launched to help parents track children’s nutrition status

By | 6 months ago

Nutrition band wraps around the middle of the child’s upper arm, stopping at a colour that corresponds to their nutrition status....

Multiple child upkeep payments draining MP

By | 6 months ago

The burden of paying the upkeep for several children sired out of wedlock is now taking a toll on an MP from Nyanza region. Sources from Parliament ha...

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By | 6 months ago

A rare and unfortunate sequence of events allowed a deadly type of malaria in gorillas to "jump" species and attack humans....

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Having a problem rising to the occasion in bed? Try these natural remedies

By | 6 months ago

There's nothing unsettling a man’s mind like failing to rise to the occasion when your partner expected a magical experience in bed....

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6 annoying things women should stop doing on first dates

By | 6 months ago

First dates can be exciting and nerve-wrecking at the same time, but the bottom line is that we all want to create a certain first impression. Sa...

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