What is hydrocephalus?

There’s a medical condition wherein the head of the child is visibly large for the age due to fluid accumulation. This is known as Hydrocephalus. It should be noted that macrocephaly is a more appropriate term for a ‘large head’. Hydrocephalus happens to one of the causes of macrocephaly. Hydrocephalus in easy terms can be…

Leaky preaky

Mothers are really great beings, God bless all great mothers amen. They worry about everything, right from the fetal period, and even postpartum. They are worried if the child doesn’t poop, doesn’t pee, doesn’t achieve baby erections, or if the baby doesn’t even cry. They are so dramatic when the baby gets his or her…

Do bigger breasts mean more milk?: Here’s how breast size and shape affect milk production and breastfeeding

It’s the World Breastfeeding Week and it’s only proper that we have a feature on this aspect for the week. Do well to check our previous articles on breastfeeding. They contain a lot of useful information on breastfeeding. It’s normal to think that women with big breasts literally have a ‘milk factory’ of sorts for…

Not just a rash.

It probably started as a rash breakout on a little boy or girl. The mother probably visited the local pharmacy or herbalist and got some ointment to rub all over the child’s body. Anyway, it has now claimed the lives of 100 children in the Wusar community of Igani local government located in Kaduna state.…