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Nigerian Mom, Habiba Shu’aibu Who Suffered VVF For 15 Years Laments Her Woes

According to medical experts, Vesico Virginal Fistula (VVF), is defined as a hole that develops between the vagina and the bladder, resulting in uncontrollable leaking of urine through the vagina. Causes are early marriage, prolonged labour, poor maternal and antenatal care, malnutrition

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NGO & CHAN Lagos State Organise Free Vesico Virginal Fistula, VVF Surgery For Women Dec. 2-7 | Registration Is Ongoing!

According to medical experts, Vesico Virginal Fistula (VVF), is defined as a hole that develops between the vagina and the bladder, resulting in uncontrollable leaking of urine through the vagina. The most common cause of VVF is prolonged labour, early marriage,

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Why ”Vagina Tightening Is Very Dangerous”- Medical Director, Prof Sunday Adeoye Warns

The Medical Director, National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Abakaliki, Professor Sunday Adeoye, has warned women to stop putting foreign materials in their vagina in order to tighten it. He also warned against the use of local herbs like Alum to tighten

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Teenage Girl Shares Sad Story of How She Contracted HIV & VVF in Hands of Boko Haram

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC), in a news report by The Nation said it has arrested a 15-year old girl, Fatima K. She is believed to be a former wife of a Boko Haram factional leader, Mamman Nur.

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Stephanie Linus & Kebbi State Government Donate Materials to 50 VVF Victims

Stephanie Linus, who runs an NGO, Extended Hands Foundation, came to work hand in hand with the Kebbi state government and has distributed empowerment materials to 50 Visico-Vaginal-Fistula, VVF victims, after they received successful operations, covered by her NGO. VVF

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