Nigerian Government Aims For 36 Percent Contraceptive Usage By 2018

Nigerian Government Aims For 36 Percent Contraceptive Usage By 2018

The Federal Governmenthas said that it is committed to achieving the set target of 36 per cent Family Planning, FP, Contraceptive Prevalence Rate by year 2018. Disclosing this during the FP Watch final dissemination in Abuja, the Director and Head of Reproductive Health Division, Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Kayode Afolabi said notwithstanding the 2016 […]

Women’s Magazine And Its Covergirl At War Over Misleading  Headlines

Women’s Magazine And Its Covergirl At War Over Misleading Headlines

It appears all is not well between South Africa’s women magazine and its latest cover girl Bulelwa Mkutukana, aka Zahara, who accused the former of using misleading headlines, in order to use her to sell their magazine. True Love magazine bills itself as an ‘indispensable accessory that inspires, entertains and advises modern African women.’ But the […]

In The News: Premature Babies Dressed As Gifts To Their Parents For Christmas

In The News: Premature Babies Dressed As Gifts To Their Parents For Christmas

These tiny “gifts” were the best presents their parents could possibly receive this holiday season. Newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit at Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City were decked out in festive knit hats and wrapped snuggly in large, pretty bows. For Kaitlyn and Eric Bunch, the spirited costumes for their twin girls […]

In The News: Lack Of Access To Abortion Rather Than Access Cause Depression – Study

In The News: Lack Of Access To Abortion Rather Than Access Cause Depression – Study

Anti-abortion groups will no longer be able to use women’s post-abortion mental health as an argument to support their stance against abortion as a result of a study indicating there was no significant difference in the mental health of women who had experienced abortions. The study, published in JAMA Psychiatry on Wednesday, tracked about 1,000 […]

In The News: Special App Helps Breastfeeding Moms To Create Trending #TreeOfLife Photos

In The News: Special App Helps Breastfeeding Moms To Create Trending #TreeOfLife Photos

In case you thought it was impossible to make an image of a breastfeeding mother nursing her child any more beautiful, think again. The photo editing app PicsArt is taking breastfeeding selfies to a whole other level: Art (yes, with a capital “A”). Women from around the world are uploading their “brelfies” (if you’re not familiar […]