Leprosy, one of the world most feared diseases, has re-emerged at the Coast as well as several other parts of the country. Remote areas of Kilifi and Kwale counties have the highest number of cases. At least 50 cases of disfiguring...

Men and Miscarriage

When we talk about men and miscarriage we immediately think of the mother, the woman. The caregiver. The soul crushing ripped out feeling Mum must be feeling at the time. Now I understand for the woman it’s an excruciatingly...
Before we dig deep into some Kenyans of good will and why they are not motivated by money to take part in medical trials in the journey of helping to find the cure for HIV; it’s important that we...
Depression is a common and serious medical condition that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Unlike popular belief, depression is more than feelings of sadness as it goes beyond emotions. The International...
Have longer foreplay Forget the home run; having longer foreplay can rev up your arousal and your likelihood of having an orgasm. It also helps to delay a man’s ejaculation as you and your partner discover things about each...
Have you ever experienced a burning sensation, tingling or numbness in your hand or fingers? Or do you feel that your grip has weakened over time? You could be suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome commonly referred to as CTS, a condition that tends to affect the nerves that travel through the wrist.
Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by the protozoan toxoplasma gondii parasite; a single-celled parasitic organism that can infect most animals and birds. Toxoplasma gondii is one of the world’s most common parasites. Studies have shown that the parasite can...
Osteoporosis refers to the weakening of bones, making them fragile and more likely to break. The bones become so brittle that even mild movement such as coughing or bending over can lead to breakage. The condition is more common...
Q. I have heard that injectable contraceptives have been linked to cancer. Should I be worried because that is what I am currently using? For the full story grab your March 2017 issue out now...
  You often hear of some sudden deaths being attributed to aneurysm. An aneurysm refers to the abnormal widening or ballooning of a portion of an artery due to weakness in the wall of the blood vessel. Aneurysms can occur...