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by Sister Nadi
Wed Jun 19, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: Requirements for Nigerian Nurse to work in UK
Replies: 17
Views: 39008

Re: Requirements for Nigerian Nurse to work in UK

NMC Registration The NMC is responsible for registering all nurses working in the UK. It is not possible to work as a registered nurse with the NMC registration. In order to get registered there are 3 stages. You will first need: 1. Information Pack: You can get one of these by either writing to th...
by Sister Nadi
Fri Jun 14, 2013 7:58 am
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Nosebleed: Myths, causes and remedies
Replies: 1
Views: 2693

Nosebleed: Myths, causes and remedies

Bleeding through the nose is a condition that is common in young and adult. But sufferers have always employed a wrong tactic to stop it, writes MOTUNRAYO JOEL Five-year-old Joy Azu’s mother was terrified when she noticed that her daughter was bleeding through the nose. She placed a pillow behind he...
by Sister Nadi
Mon May 13, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: Breast Nipple size and shape common concerns
Replies: 3
Views: 6011

Re: Breast Nipple size and shape common concerns

Puffy or flat nipples If your nipples are 'puffy' and not constantly erect they are called flat nipples. That is perfectly normal too, and fairly common among teens. Typically the nipple "sticks out" (becomes erect) when stimulated by cold, clothing, or rubbing. This puffy or flat appearance may st...
by Sister Nadi
Mon May 13, 2013 4:03 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: Breast Nipple size and shape common concerns
Replies: 3
Views: 6011

Breast Nipple size and shape common concerns

Nipple shape worries Many women worry if their nipple looks funny or odd or is inverted. Some worry about hair, or those 'bumps', or the shape or the size. It's been amazing to observe how MUCH women indeed angst over these things - mostly in vain... ...because there is enormous variation in nipple...
by Sister Nadi
Tue Apr 30, 2013 7:25 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods
Replies: 4
Views: 4775

Re: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods

Menstrual Cramps and Disorders That May Warrant Medical Attention These problems may include: Premenstrual irritability and mood swings (PMS) and its more severe form, PMDD Very painful periods Heavy bleeding Unusually short or long cycles Failure to menstruate Early menstruation Toxic shock syndrom...
by Sister Nadi
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:52 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods
Replies: 4
Views: 4775

Re: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods

Breast pain during your period is often called Cyclical Breast Pain, and it is completely normal. It is usually as a result of the hormones that rise and fall during menstruation. Other issues closely related with breast pain are tenderness, swelling and even tingling of the breasts. The best way to...
by Sister Nadi
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:40 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods
Replies: 4
Views: 4775

Re: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods

Can You Get Pregnant While On Your Period? Yes - if you have unsafe vaginal sex, you can get pregnant during any part of your menstrual cycle, including when you're on your period. To make sure that doesn't happen, you need to practice safe sex and use a condom every single time you have sex. My Pe...
by Sister Nadi
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:39 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods
Replies: 4
Views: 4775

Re: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods

What Age Do People Get Their First Periods? Most girls get their first periods between the ages of 11 and 14, but you might be younger or older than that when you get yours - there's no "right" age to get it. Ask your mother when she got her first period. It's a good indication of when yours might ...
by Sister Nadi
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: 10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods
Replies: 4
Views: 4775

10 Things You Need to Know About Menstral Periods

1. Most girls get there first period between the ages of 11 and 15, but it is not abnormal to be as old as 18 or as young as 10. 2. For the first few years most girls have irregular periods; it is not unusual to miss your period for months at a time or to have 2 periods very close together. 3. Perio...
by Sister Nadi
Wed Mar 20, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: Public Health Education
Topic: Tips For Managing Sensitive Skin In Babies
Replies: 6
Views: 8293

Re: Tips For Managing Sensitive Skin In Babies

Laundry Tips for Baby Skin Care - Avoiding skin rashes will keep your baby smiling and happy: Use a gentle detergent to wash everything that touches your infant's skin, from bedding and blankets, to towels and even your own clothes. You'll cut down on the likelihood of baby developing irritated or i...