Category Children’s Health

So Beautiful! Watch Emotional Moment Deaf Children Hear for the First Time [Video]

Columnist and Author, David Hannan shared an emotional video on Twitter of deaf people hearing for the first time. There are scenes of Babies and children that would make your heart melt. A Prelingual deaf individual is someone who was

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Baby Girl Smoking a Cigarette with Help from Dad | Photos

A very disturbing picture has emerged of a baby girl who is said to be part of a family of Roma nationality who live in Lom, Bulgaria, appearing to smoke a cigarette apparently helped by her dad. The offending picture

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Why Fathers Should Monitor Children As Much As Mothers – See How A Father’s Instinct Saved His Child’s Life

Over the years, there has been this belief that it is a mother’s duty to be the home manager and be involved in all that concerns the kids. While, it is the father’s duty to bring home the bacon and

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Drama Continues as Kemi Olunloyo Reveals Medical Status of Seyilaw’s Daughter Allegedly Sourced from His Relative

Self acclaimed journalist and daughter of former Governor of Oyo State, Kemi Omololu Olunloyo has claims to have shocking details of the health status of Seyi Law’s daughter, Tiwaloluwa.  According to Olunloyo, she received the details of Tiwa, who she said

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Nigerian who Suffered Obesity as a Child Shares her Struggles as she Writes Open Letter to Seyi Law About His Daughter

You will recall that earlier this year, controversial journalist Kemi Olunloyo wrote an open letter to comedian Seyi Law (read here) over his daughter, Tiwaloluwa, saying she is obese and should be monitored. A Nigerian woman who claims to have suffered and

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7 Ways To Improve Your Child’s Memory (Part One)

Mark Wealth Children who perform best in school are children who are able to understand, retain and remember what they have learnt in class. Many children are able to understand what they have learnt while the brain is built to

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When To See The Doctor About Your Child’s Fever

Mark Wealth New parents will be like, “as long as there’s a fever, I’m yelling, DOCTOR!!!” But the fact is that, not every rise in temperature is bad. There are times when a fever actually means the body is getting ready

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How to Help Your Child Stop Wetting the Bed

Parents often worry about their children bed wetting, a problem defined as “involuntary urination in children 5 years of age or older.” Halima Janjua, a pediatric nephrologist and Audrey Rhee, a pediatric urologist in an interview with Cleveland Clinc, offers some

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5 Signs That Show You’re Making Your Children Self Centred

One alarming reality is that many parents today, are raising children who are self centred. They do this many times with the best of intentions, but the end result is a child who grows into an egocentric adult. Accepting that

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”Your daughter is fat and her feeding schedule has to be guarded” – Kemi Olunloyo Insults Seyi Law | See His Response

Nigerian comedian, Seyi Law gave a classy reply to controversial media personality and journalist, Kemi Olunloyo after she said his daughter, Tiwaloluwa, is obese and should be monitored.  Kemi said the ace comedian’s daughter might experience childhood obesity if care is not taken,

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”I was advised to inject my son with a lethal substance to end the shame” –  Kogi First Lady, Amina Oyiza Bello Speaks on Cerebral Palsy

Amina Oyiza Bello, wife of Governor of Kogi State and Founder of Hayat Foundation which specializes in assisting children afflicted with cerebral palsy, has reason to worry over the continued neglect of children afflicted with this disorder. She has suggested

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“Give Birth to the Number of Children You Can Care For” Emir of Kano Tells Northerners

One time governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, and current Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, is calling on the Northerners to be mindful of the number of wives they marry and ultimately the number of children they birth. This is

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90,000 Children Could Die in Nigeria this Year – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that 90,000 children could die in Nigeria this year, amounting to almost 250 child deaths per day unless the international community takes swift action to save the children. Independent.co.uk, expatiation on the report,

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“We Are Working To Legislate Against Early Marriages” – Emir Of Kano

One time governor of Central Bank, and current Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, disclosed recently that the Kano Emirate Council and other stakeholders are working towards legislating against early marriage. The Emir has been very vocal about this act.

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Natural Remedies: How to Clear Dark Spots, Chicken Pox Scars & Mosquito Bite Scars on Children’s Skin

Occasionally, the dark spots that appear on a child’s skin are harmless, but the appearance is not very attractive, and let’s face it: we want our children’s skin to look flawless at all times. Now, when these spots are caused

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4 Common Baby Tummy Troubles & When to Call the Doctor

You know you’re a new parent when discussions about spit up, reflux, and the contents of baby’s diaper become common dinnertime fodder! If you’re a new mom or dad, worrying about your baby’s digestive health is more common than you

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4 Signs That Your Child Has Troubles Seeing Clearly

One out of every 4 kids has trouble seeing clearly. Often, parents don’t know there’s a problem. That’s why all children should get regular eye exams. You’ve noticed your child squinting. Does he have a vision problem? Squinting can be

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“Children Should Not Be Given Fizzy or Soft Drinks” – WHO Explains Why

As Christmas and the year end celebrations begin, this is a good time to remind parents about a warning by the WHO on the hazards of giving children fizzy drinks. According to a report by Mail Online, the UN health

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