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UK provides K14.9bn to HIV prevention

Britain’s Department for International Development (DfID) in Malawi has announced a K14.9 billion (about $37.2m) support to two programmes that will provide additional support...

Malawi’s Leader Makes Safe Childbirth Her Mission

Malawi is a country of rolling hills and marshy flatlands, where 85 percent of the population live in the countryside, most subsisting on less...

Patients at Queens sleeping corridors due to lack of space

This is Queens (pictures taken with consent from the subjects).. It feels sad to see people being bundled in the corridors due to lack...

Seven Causes of Infertility You Should Know About

Irregular menstruation as well as a too constant one might be a sign of infertility in the nearest future, so women have been advised...

2014 MOTHER’S FUN RUN SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE TOMORROW

A women’s Mother’s Day fun run has been set and will take tomorrow in Mangochi Boma. The Fun Run, a Nation Publications Limited’s (NPL) corporate...

Malawi Hospital Expands Use of Electronic Records

Electronic medical records are not only for wealthy, industrialized countries. A test project in Southern Africa suggests that using computers to store medical information...

A Terrific Drink That Will Burn Stomach Fat Immediately

Obesity rates have risen by 40 percent since the 1980s, and the health supplement industry has taken full advantage of this dilemma by offering...

UK Malawians to celebrate Independence Day in Manchester July 6

UK Malawians to celebrate Independence Day in Manchester July 6 Malawians in the United Kingdom are set to celebrate Malawi’s 49th independence in Manchester city...

Why pregnant women should eat eggs often

All the nutrients required by a pregnant woman can entirely be found in eggs. Eggs have been reported to contain endless benefits. This special food plays...

MLAMBE HOSPITAL’s ICU TO BE COMPLETED JANUARY NEXT YEAR

The establishment of a High Dependent Unit (HDU) at Mlambe Misssion Hospital in Blantyre is expected to be completed early next year. This follows assistance...

Medical Council of Malawi to Slab Medical Practitioners Implicated in Uterus...

The Medical Council of Malawi has disclosed that it will bar any medical practitioner implicated in the removal of uterus-es from 161 women in...

PHASES OF MENSTRUAL CYCLE (Learn More)

WHAT IS THE MENSTRUAL CYCLE? The menstrual cycle is a monthly cycle in which a woman’s uterus prepares for a fertilised egg to settle. The...

Bangladesh Woman Left With a Leg that Weighs 132lbs Due to...

A woman’s leg has swelled to enormous proportions in a potentially-deadly condition. Rezia Begum’s, 40, right leg weighs around 132lbs (60kg) due to suspected elephantiasis. The...

Sexually Transmitted Infections you Can Contract Even with a Condom On

Condoms offer protection from diseases that can be transmitted via sexual activity, and while this is true, it’s also noteworthy that not every sexually...

Tips on preventing of Ebola

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has tipped the nation on preventive measures against Ebola disease. This follows a reported Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic...

Campaign seeking to end open defecation in Malawi by 2015

World Vision International Malawi (WVI) has challenged villagers, through the leadership of their chiefs under Traditional Authority (T/A) Chulu in Kasungu, Malawi, to make...

CANNABIS DECLARED LEGAL IN GERMANY FOR MEDICAL CONSUMPTION

Opposition parties in Germany can now sleep at peace as to their long wish for Germany country to legalize cannabis in the country has...

Call this toll free number to report foul play to Malawi...

Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) introduces a toll free number 8000 4321. Report all cases anonymously like expired goods, 'masikelo omanga, etc