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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Washer Man’s Fingers

Q: Hello Dr Ketch, please I want to know how to get rid of washer man’s finger. It’s really spoilt 6 out of my 10 finger nails. Thanks so much. A: So sorry you are experiencing this. I can just … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Nerve Pain

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Q: Good afternoon ma’am. Thanks for the good works being rendered by you for masses. May God continue blessing you & your family &may your efforts be crowned gigantically. Ma’am, I want a lasting solution to…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Diarrhoea And Heart Burn

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Q: Good evening Doctor. Please, I have been having a stomach problem for 4 weeks now. Running stomach, heartburn and discomfort. Please, what might be the problem. I am planning to go and do test but…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Teething Child with Fever!

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Q: I have a one year old child who is now teething and he has high temperature on his head. I have been giving him Calpol syrup since yesterday. He was better but this morning it started…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: How Can I Store Expressed Breast Milk?

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To conclude World Breastfeeding Week, I revisit another breastfeeding question Q: How can I store expressed breast milk? A: Expressed breast milk has to be handled in a very hygienic way. It is important that it…

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Day 6 – Breastfeeding Week

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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Day 5: World Breastfeeding Week

A: Brownish breast milk usually signifies broken down products of blood in breast milk and the occasional appearance of ‘frank’ blood in the case above, appears to confirm that this may be the case. The appearance of frank or altered … Continue reading

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#HLWDK daily Health Tips: Breast Feeding Tips

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Over and over again, I have had breast feeding mothers tell me that they don’t make enough breast milk to feed their babies. Or they would say, their babies get hungry too often and so it…

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#HLWDK Daily Health tips: Supplements To help Breastfeeding

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Q: Good day Dr. Ketch, please my question is…what supplements can a nursing mother take to enable free flow of breast milk? Thanks A: How can we help mum to establish or re-establish breastfeeding? To answer…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Is Coffee Good While Breastfeeding?

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Q: Hello Doctor, is coffee good while breast-feeding? A: Coffee and other foods and drinks that contain caffeine should, definitely be avoided when breastfeeding as much as possible. Caffeine in coffee energy drinks, some soft drinks…

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