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Pregnant African Woman-Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating for Pregnant African Women…Nutrition status, Weight gain+

Welcome to this brand new series on Healthy Eating for Pregnant African Women. It is common saying that a “Pregnant woman eats for two” but what exactly does this statement communicate? The general assumption is that she literally has to double her usual food portion and unfortunately, this seldom translates to #Healthy-Eating. The aim of […]

Doctor instructions- Ante-Natal clinic

Some Ante-Natal Care routines Doctors LOVE, which you may HATE! -Infographic

  READ: #Pre-Eclampsia- Why you should Hate Hypertension in Pregnancy {at least, half as much as Doctors do}   SEE FULL TEXT: Asking so many questions- For details about family history & fishing out possible symptoms Asking you to pee in a bottle- The urine sample test (urinalysis) is used to test for protein & […]

PMTCT-Preventing Mother-Child Transmission of HIV

PMTCT: Infant Feeding for Preventing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV -Part 2

INFANT FEEDING for the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV See the introduction to this subject of how to prevent mother to child transmission of HIV and also know what is PMTCT? The most important criteria is to identify and help the mother choose whatever feeding option is in the best interest of both herself and […]

Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV

Preventing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT) -Part 1

SEE INTRODUCTION HERE. When adherent to medications, an HIV infection does not have to progress into an AIDS as the risk of having opportunistic infections is remarkably reduced while researches for a cure and better medication is still on-going, the current modality of most HIV/AIDS programmes is to prevent further spread of the virus in […]

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