Health Mom and Baby

Why Give Vitamin Supplements in Kenya for Kids

There is no consensus within the medical community as to whether children require vitamin supplementation or should obtain it from food nutrition. Whereas some experts believe there are enough vitamin supplements in Kenya that children can obtain from water and minerals, some professionals advice that children require vitamins supplementation just like grow ups. Those advocating for vitamin supplementation argue that children may not obtain enough vitamins from the foods that they consume. However, there are children that don’t like certain foods that are rich in vitamins. Again, some children may suffer…

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Health Mom and Baby

Can I Get Pregnant While On Birth Control?

While most birth control and contraception methods in Kenya are deemed highly effective in preventing unplanned pregnancies, there is still the possibility that one can get pregnant while on birth control. This article explores five reasons and ways that may cause unplanned pregnancies even while practicing contraception methods. Most women rely on popular contraception methods like birth control pills and condoms to prevent unplanned pregnancies. Although the Pill and most common forms of contraception used by men and women are highly reliable in preventing pregnancies, there is still the possibility…

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Health Mom and Baby

Purchasing Best Infant Formula Brands in Kenya

Best infant formula brands in Kenya provides your newborn with the nourishment that he/she needs and help them to develop proper habits that may very well dictate their future health. Baby formula is your baby’s first taste of milk and it’s important to make that first experience a good one. When selecting baby formula, you will want to make sure that it is healthy and made by a well known manufacturer. A company that has been in business for years would be a more reputable source of baby formula than…

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Beauty Health Mom and Baby

Pregnancy in Kenya: Tips, Vitamins and Advice

Pregnancy in Kenya is almost possible in every woman, and each has the capacity to bear a child at least once in her lifetime, but still there are those who getting pregnant is still a challenge. Getting pregnant is considered to be one of the greatest gifts that a woman can give her husband. Bearing a child would make the couple more closer together, and at this certain point in their lives they can actually call themselves a family. Upon learning that the woman is pregnant, most couples enthusiastically start…

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Beauty Mom and Baby

Maternity Wear in Kenya Tips and Guides

Maternity wear in Kenya is meant for pregnant women, obviously. But some designs go beyond the pregnancy phase and can be used later. Just because you are 8 months pregnant with a belly out to there, it doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t still care about your appearance. In fact, when you’re feeling hormonal and down in the dumps, a good shopping trip for stylish maternity wear may be exactly what you need. General advice The first instinct pregnant mothers in have when shopping for maternity wear in Kenya is to…

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Health Mom and Baby

Ovarian Cysts in Kenya – An Issue of Concern

Ovarian cysts in Kenya occur in the ovary, obviously, the organ that is most prone to a number and variety of cysts in the body of a woman. The ovarian function of producing hormones and releasing eggs is directly related to the formation of cysts. Usually they occur in the reproductive age of a woman but they can still occur in girls or women of any age. Ovarian cyst is a sac or pouch that develops in or on the ovary more often during ovulation. These contents are in the…

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Mom and Baby

Signs and Symptoms of Leukemia in Children

Leukemia in children is a common cancer type that affects the white blood cells. The malignant white blood cells travel through the bloodstream crowding out healthy cells. This then causes serious immunological damage exposing the body to a variety of diseases. Signs and symptoms of leukemia in children Fatigue- Anemia might make a child feel tired and weak. This is because of the abnormal blood. It may also cause pale skin. Fever- A child with leukemia may develop a fever which usually doesn’t go away very easily. Bleeding or bruising…

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Mom and Baby

Tips to Handling 2-year-old Tantrums

Tantrums are very frequent in tots. How can you control 2-year-old tantrums? You must have heard of the “horrible twos”. It is actually a bother to many parents. Many toddlers dictate the way things should run by age 2. If you decline offering them what they want, or refuse to allow them do as they wish, a rage outburst will emphatically arise. So what is the possible solution? Tips to handling 2-year-old tantrums Establish the origin of the tantrum: tantrum cause aids establishing an answer to it. It can be…

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Mom and Baby

Treating Sore Throat During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a challenge of its own, and the last thing an expectant woman needs is a sore throat. While it might be more common with pregnancy situations, people who are not pregnancy have an equal chance of getting one. Sore throat during pregnancy means that your body has been infected by Streptococcal Bacteria. The symptoms are a sore throat and mostly accompanied by tonsils. Treatment during pregnancy is tricky because some drugs pass the placental barrier and reach the growing fetus. Treatment and management of sore throat during pregnancy…

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