Five ways to support children with Autism

Five ways to support children with Autism

Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), is a developmental disability that can cause social, communication, and behavioural challenges. According to the WHO, 1 in 160 children has an autism spectrum disorder. Autism begins in childhood and tends to persist into adolescence and adulthood. Understanding and supporting children with autism requires patience, empathy, and a willingness […]

Essential Nutrients for Expecting Mothers – International Mother’s Day Special

Essential Nutrients for Expecting Mothers

Pregnancy is a transformative journey that demands special attention to nutrition. What you eat during pregnancy not only nourishes you but also directly impacts the growth and development of your baby. Understanding the essential nutrients and incorporating them into your diet can greatly contribute to a healthy pregnancy. Folic Acid: Folic acid, also known as […]

Debunking 10 Myths on Hearing Health – World Hearing Day 2024

Debunking Hearing Myths - World Hearing Day 2024

March 3rd marks a global initiative dedicated to one of our most vital senses—World Hearing Day. This year, we are proud to join the cause, focusing on overcoming societal misperceptions and stigmatizing mindsets surrounding hearing health. The key to this transformative journey is awareness-raising and information-sharing, not just among the public but also within the […]

Dental Health Tips for Children

Dental Health Tips for Children

Dental Health Tips for Children February is Children’s Dental Health Month, a perfect time to highlight the importance of preventive care and healthy habits for your little one’s smile. As parents, you play a crucial role in laying the foundation for good dental health that can last a lifetime. Here are some proactive tips to […]

Patient Testimonial with Dr Olayiwola Yomi

Patient Testimonial with Dr Olayiwola Yomi

At the Duchess, our mission is simple yet profound: To reverse medical tourism by delivering the highest standards of care, using the most advanced technology and treatments to give you the fastest, most convenient access to the best medical expertise available anywhere in the world. Today’s heartfelt testimonial below underscores this mission: “Today I had […]

World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 by IDF and the World Health Organization in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. The campaign draws attention to issues of paramount importance to the diabetes world and keeps diabetes firmly in the public and political spotlight. Diabetes is a chronic disease […]

World Pneumonia Day 2023

Pneumonia is the world’s biggest infectious killer of children and adults. On average, it kills more children than the combined mortality rate caused by AIDS, measles, and malaria. It is a lung infection that causes inflammation and fluid buildup in the air sacs, making it difficult to breathe. Still, on this year’s World Pneumonia Day […]

World Breastfeeding Week 2023 – Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers

World Breastfeeding Week 2023 - Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers

Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers Breastfeeding is a natural and beautiful way to feed your baby. It’s also the best thing you can do for your baby’s health. But breastfeeding can be challenging at times, and there are a few things you can do to make it easier. Here are some tips for breastfeeding mothers: Start […]

Tips for Nurturing Your Baby’s Sensitive Skin

Tips for Nurturing Your Baby

Welcoming a new baby into the world brings immeasurable joy and responsibility. One crucial aspect of newborn care is understanding and tending to their delicate skin. In this article, we will provide valuable insights and tips on how to take care of your baby’s sensitive skin, ensuring their comfort and well-being. Always keep your baby’s […]

Five tips to keep your heart healthy

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Five tips to keep your heart healthy When you think of keeping your heart healthy, the first thing that comes to mind is preventing heart disease. Hence it is important to make heart-healthy choices daily to prevent heart disease. Here are five easy ways you can help keep your heart healthy Exercise regularly Regular physical […]

International Cervical Awareness Month, 2023

International Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, 2023

It’s Cervical Health Awareness Month, 2023, and it’s time to prioritise our reproductive health! The need for women to be aware and educated on the causes, symptoms and effects of cervical cancer can not be over-emphasized. Although it is the fourth most prevalent type of cancer in women worldwide, it is also one of the […]