Monthly Archives: September 2020

#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Does Vinegar Affect Pregnancy?

Q: Good Evening Dr, please can a pregnant woman take food or drink that contains vinegar inside it. Thanks Dr A: Thanks for writing in. Vinegar is acidic and because of the heart burn associated with pregnancy, vinegar may potentially … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Painful Lump In The Breast

Q: Hi Doc. I am a breastfeeding mom and l have discovered l have a painful lump in one of my breasts, Could it be cancer? Should l stop breastfeeding? A: Painful lumps in the breasts of breastfeeding mums may … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Baby Stomach Problem

Q: Good morning ma’am, please I have a question. I am a first time mum…just five weeks and my baby has been having this stomach problem. At first I thought it was a gas problem but I don’t think so. … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Talking About Baldness

In honour of Alopecia Awareness Day, we continue yesterday’s discourse this time talking about baldness Q: Hello Dr Ketch, I am a 33 year old guy from Lagos. I am experiencing rapid hair loss which is resulting in baldness. Please … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Alopecia Awareness Day

Tomorrow is Alopecia Awareness Day. In honour of this, I repeat the post below Q: Dr Ketch well done and good job you’re doing. Please, my hair is pulling off on its own at both sides and in front. I … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Swollen Legs After A Flight

Q: Hello Dr, I have been having swollen legs since I traveled almost 17hrs by air. All tests been done, no fault discovered. What shall I do? A: Hello dear, thanks for writing in. Swelling of the legs and feet … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Low Blood Level?

Q: Good morning doc. Please doc, I am 23 weeks pregnant and according to the test I ran, my blood level is just 32 which they said that it is low. What can I eat to boost it? I mean … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Remedy For Arthritis

QL Please doctor my husband is suffering from arthritis, swollen and painful leg, Please any remedy?? A: I believe that a doctor made the diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis and that’s why you are sure that’s what your husband has. Over … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Bleeding For One Month

Q: Good day Dr Ketch. Though I don’t know how the online consultation works but I really need to talk with you. I am on a contraceptive and have been bleeding for close to a month now; am scared I … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Sitz Bath After Childbirth

Q: Good evening ma’am. Please ma’am, for someone that was given an episiotomy how long is she supposed to sit on warm water? If she undergoes stitching of an episiotomy twice due to opening of the 1st stitch, what can … Continue reading

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