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Paediatrician, Olugbenga Mokuolu Shares Vital Information To Benefit Expectant & Nursing Moms Caring For Their Newborns

A Professor of Paediatrics, Department of Paediatrics, College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Kwara State, Olugbenga Mokuolu, has shared vital information to benefit parents caring for their newborns. The expert shared information with parents about widespread but

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3 Nigerian Mums Talk About Nurturing Their Children Living With Cerebral Palsy

Some mothers share with PUNCH, their heart-rending journey laced with stigma and rejection as they care for children with cerebral palsy caused by jaundice. With unsteady gait, nine-year-old Emmanuel wobbled to a bench and struggled to sit. After several failed

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Dr. Nonso Makes Another Thread Insisting On Why Mums Must Keep Camphor Away From Their Newborns

A medical doctor has taken to twitter to warn nursing mothers against the use of camphor around their newborn babies. In a thread he posted online, the doctor, Chinonso Egemba took to his Twitter handle, @aproko_doctor to explain in detail

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Health ALERT! Why Moms Must Avoid Using Camphor & Mentholatum On Or Around Newborn Babies

A medical doctor has taken to Twitter to warn parents and guardians with newborn babies about the dangers of camphor. According to Dr Chinonso Egemba Aproko Doctor, moms should avoid using camphor around babies and even on their clothes. In

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Newborn Jaundice: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Infant jaundice is surprisingly a common condition that affects about 50% of newborns. The condition is characterised by yellowish coloration of a baby’s skin, and the white part of their eyes. READ ALSO: See Why Dad of a Newborn 4Qhen, Almost

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See Why Dad of a Newborn 4Qhen, Almost Took His Life

A Nigerian dad-of-two with user name, @ 4Qhen on Twitter while participating in the ongoing ‘O jewa ke eng?’, translating to ‘what’s eating you up?’ trending question on the app, has told a moving story of how the arrival of his

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Dear MIMsters: How Having Jaundice At Birth Has Affected My Child, Even Three Years After

My son is almost 3 years old. At birth, he suffered a prolonged jaundice which lasted for 3 months, though they said that it wasn’t severe enough for him to have a blood transfusion. Before he clocked one year old,

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Exclusively Breastfeeding Newborns With Insufficient Milk Could Cause Brain Damage – Mom of Special Need Child Shares Proof

In a letter to doctors and parents, an emergency physician and mom of a special need child, Christie del Castillo-Hegyi details her sour experience with proof in which she warned that, exclusively breastfeeding babies with insufficient milk could cause brain damage

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