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Living With Sickle Cell Disease: A Young Woman’s Memoir

It took his death to make me realize what he gave me. He was my best friend and my confidant. Far away in a...
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#ICYMI, #TrendingThisWeek, Health, Vagina Care

FOUR Reasons You Should Always Choose Cotton Panties

Many have heard this over and over again – “it is important for us as women to wear cotton panties.” But, some women still...
Fashion & Style, Health

How To Get Rid Of Water Weight

I intercepted an argument between a guy and a girl some time ago. The guy said water makes one fat and the girl said...
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#ICYMI, Health, Vagina Care

9 Ways To Prevent Your Breasts From Sagging Too Soon

Most women worry about losing the youthful look of their breasts, and possibly ending with sagging breasts. Understanding the sensitivity of the skin around...
#ICYMI, #WomanCrushWednesday, Health

#WomanCrushWednesday Dr. Olubunmi Ode – The Woman Taking Care Of Nigeria’s Seriously Sick Infants And Children

What is there not to love about Bunmi Ode? She is a Pediatric Intensivist – a doctor who takes care of seriously ill infants...

How To Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk With Armpit Cleansing

Cosmetic products like toxic deodorants, body washes, soaps, and other ‘beauty’ treatments are causing greater numbers of breast cancer (though mainstream breast cancer ‘awareness’...
#TrendingThisWeek, Health

She’s Pretty, She’s Young, She’s Got Cancer!

You’re too young for breast cancer, my doctor told me in a most confident tone when I pointed out the lump in my right...
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#ICYMI, Health

9 Questions For Kemi Adetiba On Surviving Fibroids

Multi-talented and beautiful music video director and Film maker, Kemi Adetiba, recently opened up about her past struggle with Fibroids. First things first –...
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Emotions, Health, Tributes

For All Those We Have Lost To Sickle Cell Anaemia

June 19th is the World’s Sickle Cell Day, in recognition of this we are are re-publishing this piece by Mofolushade Osinaike from our archive....
Health, News

This Is Why 50% Of Nigerian Women Suffer From Anaemia

According to research, the typical Nigerian diet is low in iron-rich foods, and these dishes which are passed down to other generations increases the...