Wtf? Women Warned To Stop Using Toothpaste To Tighten Their Vagina

Wtf? Women Warned To Stop Using Toothpaste To Tighten Their Vagina

Doctors are warning women to stop putting toothpaste in their vaginas to try and tighten it because it can do some nasty damage to the body.   Vanessa Mackay, consultant gynaecologist and spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists to The Sun: “It is a myth that toothpaste will tighten the vagina.   […]

Nurse, Student Admit Running illegal Pharmacy

Nurse, Student Admit Running illegal Pharmacy

A 37-YEAR-OLD nurse of Lusaka and a 21-year-old student have admitted illegally selling an assortment of over 2,400 millilitres of medicines at a drugstore in Chainda Township. They also pleaded guilty to selling an assortment of over 200 tablets and several medicinal syrups.

Health Personnel at George Clinic Using Candle for Lighting To Help Expectant Mothers Deliver

Health Personnel at George Clinic Using Candle for Lighting To Help Expectant Mothers Deliver

The current load-shedding that the country is experiencing has forced health personnel at Lusaka’s George health centre to use candles for lighting to pregnant women when giving birth. A check at George clinic by has revealed that despite the health facility having a generator donated by the centre for infectious disease research in Zambia -CIDRZ-, […]

CSAWUZ Intensifies Calls On Govt To Halt the Deduction of 1% From Workers’ Basic Pay

CSAWUZ Intensifies Calls On Govt To Halt the Deduction of 1% From Workers’ Basic Pay

The Civil Servants And Allied Workers Union of Zambia –CSAWUZ- has reiterated its demand on government to halt the deduction of 1 percent from worker’s basic pay as contribution towards the newly introduced national health insurance scheme until public service workers are given a meaningful salary increment. Union president, David Chiyobe regrets that in the […]

Kitwe to Get 30,000 Condoms

Kitwe to Get 30,000 Condoms

ABOUT 30, 000 condoms will be distributed during Zambia Ending AIDS campaign later this month in Kitwe. The campaign, scheduled for September 27 and 28, also targets 3,000 people for HIV testing using HIV self-testing kit. Speaking during the media orietation programme in Kitwe last Friday, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) community mobilisation […]

Tumfweko Health; How to Deal With Skin Tags

Tumfweko Health; How to Deal With Skin Tags

Do you know that u don’t have to go for surgery to get rid of these tags. Here are home remedies to it. Skin tags are caused due to the accumulation of blood vessels and collagen in the thicker parts of the skin. Scientifically, skin tags are called as achrochordon. These fleshy outgrowths are very […]

KTH Advises Public to Avoid Loitering Around the Hospital

KTH Advises Public to Avoid Loitering Around the Hospital

The Kitwe Teaching Hospital (KTH) has appealed to members of the community to avoid moving around the hospital premises unnecessarily to avoid contracting diseases. Hospital Public Relations Officer Phoebe Chileya has told Flava FM news that not only is it not safe for people to patronise hospital premises, the situation also disturbs the working routine […]

UTH Doctors Successfully Remove Giant Brain Tumor From 16 Year Old Girl

UTH Doctors Successfully Remove Giant Brain Tumor From 16 Year Old Girl

Surgeons at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) have made another major breakthrough by saving the life of a 16-year-old girl after removing a giant tumour from the back of her brain. The tumour was compressing the girl’s breathing and the heart rate centres in the brainstem, making its removal a delicate undertaking. But UTH physicians, […]

UTH Stops Sending Patients Abroad For Cardiology Treatment After Acquiring New Equipment

UTH Stops Sending Patients Abroad For Cardiology Treatment After Acquiring New Equipment

THE University Teaching Hospitals (UTH) has stopped sending patients abroad for cardiology specialist treatment. UTH cardiologist Lorita Kabwe says this is because the catheterisation laboratory which the hospital uses to treat illnesses like heart attack and breathing problems now has new machinery. She said in an interview that most heart illnesses and other conditions which […]

Over 1100 Babies In Lusaka Prevented From Acquiring HIV

Over 1100 Babies In Lusaka Prevented  From Acquiring HIV

Lusaka Town Clerk, Alex Mwansa, says the implementation of the elimination of mother to child transmission-EMTCT- project in five health facilities in Lusaka has prevented 1185 babies from acquiring HIV. Speaking when he presented the Lusaka report at the on-going London fast track cities round table forum in London, United Kingdom, Mr Mwansa revealed that […]

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