07/12/2017
Lingual frenulum

MUCH ADO ABOUT TONGUE-TIE!

Tongue-tie is another mother’s favorite topic for the Paediatricians! Oh yes! You can not be a Paediatrician; no, you cannot say you are a practising doctor in […]
16/09/2017
Childhood Immunizations

The Benefits of Childhood Immunizations

Childhood immunization is a major focus of Paediatrics practice. Though adults also can be immunized, it is often voluntary or required for travel purposes. However, in children, […]
15/09/2017
burn

Handling Burn injuries in children!!

Burn in children can occur anytime, how do you handle it? Burn injuries are common emergencies that often leave parents and caregivers confused on what to do! Dr […]
14/09/2017

HEALTHY EATING FROM THE START – TIPS FOR PARENTS

“My child is not eating, what can I do to make him/her eat more?” This is one of the most common questions posed by parents to […]
13/09/2017
infant

INFANT FEEDING IN THE FIRST 1000 DAYS

Infant feeding especially, in the first 1000 days of a child is very essential!! Our instincts as moms to nourish, nurture and protect our children from […]
13/09/2017

CHILDHOOD KILLER DISEASES – PNEUMONIA

Key Facts about pneumonia!! Pneumonia accounts for 16% of all deaths of children under 5 years old, killing 920 136 children in 2015.  Pneumonia can be […]
09/09/2017

THE MEDICATIONS-REFUSING CHILD: WINNING STRATEGIES!

One of the most frustrating situations parents especially mothers have to deal with especially when a child is sick; is that child who refuses medications!!! Yes, […]
09/09/2017

THE PALM OIL ANTIDOTE DANGER!

Many mothers living in Nigeria are very conversant with palm-oil. It is believed to be an “eero” or “aporo”in local Yoruba language which translated literally means […]
08/09/2017

NAPPY RASHES – PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

Next to “My baby is not eating” and “Teething”, I think nappy rash is the next in the priority list of  those things mothers worry about […]