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by Sister Nadi
Fri May 12, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: 7 fertility myths that could hinder your pregnancy
Replies: 0
Views: 452

7 fertility myths that could hinder your pregnancy

You may not have put a lot of thought into getting pregnant. Not everyone plans, charts, or tries to predict ovulation. A lot of couples just let nature take its course and see what happens. On the other hand, some couples purchase BBT thermometers, ovulation kits, and plan intercourse on a schedule...
by Sister Nadi
Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Why most naija women come late to clinics with Breast Cancer
Replies: 10
Views: 6576

Re: Why most naija women come late to clinics with Breast Cancer

40 women die of breast cancer daily in Nigeria Cancer constitutes a major challenge to development, undermines social and economic advances throughout the world, hence the need to raise awareness on the disease, which is rapidly becoming a global pandemic. To reduce the number of women dying of brea...
by Sister Nadi
Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Replies: 8
Views: 5021

Re: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Nigerians should be worried about the alarming increase in the number of women that have been diagnosed with the disease. “A woman is like the foundation of the family. She’s a wife, sister and mother and once cancer takes her out of the equation, the whole pyramid suffers. Most men who lose their w...
by Sister Nadi
Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Nursing Inspirations, Jokes, and Quotes
Topic: I am JUST a Labor and Delivery nurse
Replies: 0
Views: 672

I am JUST a Labor and Delivery nurse

I am just a nurse. A Labor and Delivery nurse. Sounds like fun, doesn't it? Well... I am just the nurse who was there during the birth of your child. I am just the nurse who held your hand, looked you in the eye, and made you feel like the strongest woman in the world. I am just the nurse who recogn...
by Sister Nadi
Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Sexual Health Education
Topic: Why do vaginas have secretions
Replies: 1
Views: 792

Why do vaginas have secretions

VAGINAS! The vagina is a truly amazing part of the body. It has been misunderstood for centuries. Some people think that it is closed like a locked box when a woman is a virgin. It is NOT! Some people think that urine comes out of the vagina. It does NOT. Secretions are another mystery entirely. The...
by Sister Nadi
Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: PREMATURE EJACULATION
Replies: 1
Views: 929

PREMATURE EJACULATION

Premature ejaculation occurs when a man ejaculates sooner during sexual intercourse than he or his partner would like. Premature ejaculation is a common sexual complaint. Estimates vary, but as many as 1 out of 3 men say they experience this problem at some time. As long as it happens infrequently, ...
by Sister Nadi
Fri Dec 23, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Public Discussion Forum
Topic: How to Help Your Patients Over the Holidays
Replies: 0
Views: 854

How to Help Your Patients Over the Holidays

The next couple of weeks bring on a holiday season filled with meaningful holidays that are especially tough on patients who are hospitalized, in nursing homes, or home bound. Nurses expect to work some of the holidays that are special for them, and they know how hard that is. But they also know the...
by Sister Nadi
Wed Aug 03, 2016 8:59 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: Breast milk is superfood that a baby deserves
Replies: 7
Views: 2697

Breast milk is superfood that a baby deserves

It is common knowledge that breastfeeding a baby is good for his or her health, as the breast milk is considered a superfood by experts. Experts say that in the first hours and days of her baby’s life, the mother produces milk called colostrum, which is the most potent natural immune system booster ...
by Sister Nadi
Wed Aug 03, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: General Health News
Topic: Patients shun our clinics for herbalists – Private doctors
Replies: 2
Views: 1259

Patients shun our clinics for herbalists – Private doctors

The health sector is not left out of the ongoing economic crises rocking the country. Doctors who spoke to our correspondent warned that if the country’s fortune does not change for good, more private hospitals may shut down due to low patronage. They expressed concerns that mortality rates might so...
by Sister Nadi
Sun Jul 31, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: Ectopic Pregnancy: The World's Most Dangerous Baby
Replies: 2
Views: 2828

Re: Ectopic Pregnancy: The World's Most Dangerous Baby

Getting Pregnant After an Ectopic Pregnancy Most women who have an ectopic pregnancy have normal pregnancies and births in the future, even if a fallopian tube was removed. As long as you have one normally working fallopian tube, you can get pregnant. If the ectopic pregnancy was caused by a treatab...