Drugs/Ailments – Health And Life Africa Healthy-living Initiative (HALA) http://hala-hi.org Africa's foremost entertaining health and lifestyle resource Tue, 10 Mar 2015 23:11:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.11 When Malaria becomes Complicated: 50 things you wish you knew about Malaria /malaria-becomes-complicated-50-things-wish-knew-malaria/ /malaria-becomes-complicated-50-things-wish-knew-malaria/#respond Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:39:00 +0000 /?p=4620

If there is one word that probably ought not to be used in describing or referring to Malaria, it should be the word ‘ordinary’ because as regular as ‘everyday malaria’ is, there is hardly anything ordinary about malaria; especially when it gets complicated. According to the current statistics by the National Malaria Control Program of […]]]>
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What determines the severity of Malaria in Pregnancy? /what-determines-the-severity-of-malaria-in-pregnancy/ /what-determines-the-severity-of-malaria-in-pregnancy/#respond Wed, 21 Aug 2013 11:12:40 +0000 /?p=4609

This is the third piece continuation of the countdown to 50 things you did not know about Malaria in Pregnancy! as featured in our current issue of  HALA Magazine (Malaria edition). Part 2- #Nigerian Mothers: Getting Pregnant in a Malaria dense Country Determinants of the impact of Malaria during a pregnancy 26. WHAT? Factors that influence the severity […]]]>
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#Nigerian Mothers: Getting Pregnant in a Malaria dense Country /nigeria-getting-pregnant-in-a-malaria-dense-country/ /nigeria-getting-pregnant-in-a-malaria-dense-country/#respond Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:47:53 +0000 /?p=4576

In areas of stable Malaria transmission like Nigeria, the dynamics of our everyday ‘ordinary malaria infection’ changes for a pregnant woman. Understanding this basic fact is particularly important for new mums who already have to deal with many other physiologic/normal body changes of Pregnancy. The countdown continues from 50 Things you do Not know about […]]]>
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50 Things you DID NOT know about Malaria in Pregnancy! /50-things-you-did-not-know-about-malaria-in-pregnancy/ /50-things-you-did-not-know-about-malaria-in-pregnancy/#respond Wed, 07 Aug 2013 10:02:17 +0000 /?p=4559

As featured in our Malaria edition of HALA Magazine, this is a countdown on 50 things you most likely do not know about Malaria in Pregnancy. In areas of stable malaria transmission like Nigeria, the most common complications of malaria in pregnancy are: ANAEMIA IN THE MOTHER, which when severe could cause maternal death; and LOW BIRTH […]]]>
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10 simple ways to deal with painful menstruation (Dysmenorrhoea) /10-simple-ways-to-deal-with-painful-menstruation-dysmenorrhoea/ /10-simple-ways-to-deal-with-painful-menstruation-dysmenorrhoea/#respond Wed, 24 Jul 2013 10:10:12 +0000 /?p=4475

We just talked about some of the most common harmful possible side effects of Aspirin & other NSAIDS, which have probably gained their popularity from their fast relief of dysmenorrheal cramps. But then, many ladies would still stick to their tablets anyway, so we may as well get real and start with practical ways to […]]]>
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ASPIRIN? What every girl needs to know about Dysmenorrhea drugs! /aspirin-what-every-girl-needs-to-know-about-dysmenorrhea-drugs/ /aspirin-what-every-girl-needs-to-know-about-dysmenorrhea-drugs/#respond Wed, 17 Jul 2013 09:56:34 +0000 /?p=4465

#Dysmenorrhea: What every girl should know about Aspirin ASPIRIN is understandably a handy favorite for many ladies who experience painful monthly cycles. The drug often works like charm in causing the often excruciating pain to go away. Almost a wonder pill, that tiny tablet is not as innocuous as it appears. Before I get down […]]]>
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