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#ICYMI, Health

I Went To See A Shrink. Yes, Shrink!

  The other day, I went to see a Shrink – yes, a Shrink – to find out my mental health status. The word...
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Fashion & Style, Health

Love Your Body For What It Can Do! Join The Sisterhood Of Pole Dancers

For sometime pole dance was stereotyped to be for strippers only, but not any more! More women are trying out pole dance for reasons...
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#EditorsPicks, #TrendingThisWeek, Health

How NOT To Catch Ebola: A Pictorial Guide To Help You

By now, you must have heard about the Ebola case discovered in Lagos. Some are reporting that the Ebola patient died earlier today. Below is a...
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#ICYMI, Health, Tributes

For All Those We Have Lost To Sickle Cell Anaemia

By Mofolusade Sonaike Today I got the news that an old schoolmate and family friend of mine passed on! We had been out of touch...
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Health, Videos

Sensitive Skin: A Documentary by Wana Udobang & Jay Franklyn Jituboh  

Sensitive skin is an inspiring and educative documentary featuring Wana Udobang and her close friend Glory Edozien, who has been living with Psoriasis, an...
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Health

Alarming! Nigeria Loses 9,659 Women To Cervical Cancer Every Year

  In Nigeria, 48 million women are at risk of cervical cancer, 17,550 women are diagnosed yearly, 9,659 women die annually and 26 women...
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Health, Outspoken

What Nigerian Women Can Do To Avoid Being Victims Of Maternal Death

Someone asked; Are there dos and don’ts when choosing a clinic? Are there questions we should ask to protect ourselves from the inadequacies in...
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#ICYMI, Health

Is Maheeda Suffering from PTSD and BiPolar Disorder?

One of my favorite articles on Femme Lounge is Don’t Blame Her, Blame The Brain Tumor. This is because I strongly believe there are...
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Health, News

VIDEO: Please Let Us Help Kelechi Walk Again

Kelechi Uhegwu is a graduate of zoology, a make-up artist and a poet. Polio left her paralysed as a child but this has never...
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#TrendingThisWeek, Editor's Blog, Health

Cervical Cancer: 20 Minutes Can Save Your Life!

  By Shola Okubote For two years I received periodic letters from my GP advising me on the importance of going for a cervical...