Unsafe Abortion Contributing To High Maternal Mortality In Zambia

Unsafe abortion is a significant contributor to high maternal mortality in Zambia, the Ministry of Health has observed.In a speech read for him during a meeting on the findings of the operations research on unsafe abortion in Zambia this week, Minister of Health Joseph Kasonde said unsafe abortion contributes about 30 percent to maternal deaths […]

SAMFYA Woman With Rare Breast Disorder Finally Flown To UTH

SAMFYA Woman With Rare Breast Disorder Finally Flown To UTH

A 24 year old woman of Samfya whose breasts have grown out of proportion has been evacuated to the University Teaching hospital for treatment. Government has evacuated 24 year old Florence Mampa to Lusaka where she will undergo a series of tests at the University Teaching Hospital -UTH. Community Development, Mother and Child Health Deputy […]

‘My Urine Always Gives Off A Strong Odour’

I’m a 24-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes and I perspire a lot. Because of this, I use a lot of deodourants and perfumes, fearing I may have body odour as a result. I drink about 1.5 to 2 litres of water daily. Then why does it happen? Is it because I’m a diabetic and […]

Robiana To Undergo Skin Operation

After undergoing a successful operation to remove a 14.5 kilograms tumor that left a big scar on Robiana Muteka’s back, the 24 year-old will now go for a skin smoothening operation. The operation that is meant to work on the area where the medical team removed the tumor, is expected to be done in two […]

Surprising Health Benefits Of Sex Daily

Surprising Health Benefits Of Sex Daily

By Times of India Have you ever heard that song called Sexual Healing? It’s not just a metaphor. Sex can actually heal. It can heal your body and mind and prevent lots of diseases. Some say it’s the first medicine ever known to man and it should be administered daily. Sounds too good to be […]

Soft Drinks Cause Heart Disease In kids

Children who consume soft drinks regularly may be at high risk of developing cardiovascular disease, researchers  have warned. In a study, precursory signs of cardiovascular disease could be seen in children as young as 12 who have a high intake of sugary drinks. While narrowed blood vessels inside the eye are a known precursor to […]

5 Steps to a flat tummy in 7 days

5 Steps to a flat tummy in 7 days

You’ve been missing your routine at the gym very often thanks to your busy schedule (or plain laziness) and suddenly you realize that in one week you have to attend a wedding. You want to wear your favourite saree or figure-hugging dress but are worried about your flabby stomach bulging out. Well, you still have […]

DOCTORS Succesfully Remove 20 kg Tumor From Robiana

The 20 kilogram mass of tumor that 24 year old Robiana Muteka had on his back has been removed succefully. UTH managing director Dr Lackson Kasonka working with a team of 15 medical personnel says Robiana is out of danger. Dr Kasonka has told ZNBC news that the operation went well and was not marred […]

Circumcision Lowers Prostate Cancer Risk

Circumcision Lowers Prostate Cancer Risk

Circumcision before a male’s first sexual intercourse may help protect against prostate cancer, a new study has found. The study, conducted by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, suggests that circumcision can hinder infection and inflammation that may lead to this malignancy. Infections are known to cause cancer, and research suggests that sexually transmitted […]

24-Yr-Old Man With Rare Health Condition

24-Yr-Old Man With Rare Health Condition

24-year-old Robiana Muteka of Livingstone has never known life without pain. Muteka of house No. DB 166 Dambwa Central, is tormented by a rare condition, the solution to which medical practitioners are yet to find. “I don’t sleep due to excruciating pain. I fight to find the little sleep that I can get. I can’t […]

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