Women's Health

HPV AND PAP TEST

Cancer and precancer cells are detected through a pap test (or pap smears). The cancerous cell changes are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and when they are left untreated, these abnormal cells could result to cervical cancer. On the other hand, an HPV test...

Missed Period and a Negative Pregnancy Test

Nervous about a missed period when you can tell you’re not pregnant? Many people are quick to take a pregnancy test once they miss a period. Truly menstruation stops at conception but there are other culprits other than pregnancy that may be responsible for a missed...

IODINE DEFICIENCY

Iodine is an essential chemical, trace element and micronutrient that the body needs, but cannot by itself synthesize this nutrient. Your thyroid glands needs iodine to be able to synthesize thyroid hormones, necessary for proper growth and development, as well as...

Understanding Child abuse

Child abuse occurs in Nigeria but has received little attention compared to others issues relating to a child. Someone who has not reached the age of 18 is a child. Defining child abuse is a little difficult, this is because child abuse is not just physical violence...

HPV AND PAP TEST

Cancer and precancer cells are detected through a pap test (or pap smears). The cancerous cell changes are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and when they are left untreated, these abnormal cells could result to cervical cancer. On the other hand, an HPV test...

Missed Period and a Negative Pregnancy Test

Nervous about a missed period when you can tell you’re not pregnant? Many people are quick to take a pregnancy test once they miss a period. Truly menstruation stops at conception but there are other culprits other than pregnancy that may be responsible for a missed...

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