Preventing Birth Asphyxia: Safeguarding the Life of a Child

Written by Timothy Okooboh As a pharmacist, I've been privileged to work in a mental healthcare facility for the last two months. And I've seen children with serious health challenges affecting their normal development because they experienced a problem with breathing immediately before, during or after birth. This unfortunate event is known as birth asphyxia. …

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How To Assess A Child With Diarrhoea

Written by Timothy Okooboh As a healthcare provider, what questions do you ask and what do you look out for in a child with diarrhoea? According to WHO, diarrhoea is the second leading killer of children under the age of five. Diarrhoea is the passage of loose or watery stools occurring three or more times …

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