EATING DISORDERS AND HOW TO DEAL WITH THEM

Eating disorders are medical conditions; they are not a lifestyle choice. They affect the body’s ability to get proper nutrition. This can lead to health issues, such as heart and kidney problems, or sometimes even death. The three common types of eating disorders are: binge eating, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa. It is important to…

SUICIDE CASES & DEPRESSION

Depression is a major common illness worldwide and may become a serious health condition, leading to suicide. Depression, for instance, affects people silently in jobs, schools, hobbies, and faith-based organizations, with the vast majority of those suffering hiding their mental health challenges for various reasons. The consequence of the reluctance to seek help within any…

EBOLA IS CONTROLABLE-MUSEVENI SAYS

Uganda’s President Museveni on Wednesday ruled out imposing a lockdown to contain the highly contagious Ebola virus, saying the country had the capacity to contain the outbreak. Authorities in the East African nation declared an outbreak in the central district of Muntebe last week after the country reported its first fatality from the virus since…

SWINE FLU KILLS ONE IN NAKURU

One person has succumbed and about 150 others infected by the contagious swine flu disease in Elementaita Nakuru county. Speaking with journalists on Tuesday after confirming the incident, Nakuru county health officer Doctor Daniel Wainaina said that the incident occurred in Elementaita and called upon residents to embrace hygiene and wear mask. “It’s true one…

SWINE FLU KILLS ONE IN NAKURU

One person has succumbed and about 150 others infected by the contagious swine flu disease in Elementaita Nakuru county. Speaking with journalists on Tuesday after confirming the incident, Nakuru county health officer Doctor Daniel Wainaina said that the incident occurred in Elementaita and called upon residents to embrace hygiene and wear mask. “It’s true one…

MENTAL HEALTH AND THE YOUNG GENERATION

Everyone struggles with being mentally strong in the face of difficulty. People handle their challenges and struggles differently according to how they are raised. Some struggle mentally in spite of having all they need to sort their problems. Statistics say that 18% of the population after the age of 18 will have some kind of…