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How to Become a Dentist Orthodontists are specialists who study the art as well as science of orthodontia. Their main responsibility involves treating malocclusions that arise because of irregular tooth positions or adverse jaw development....

By Wairimu Janet on May 31st, 2017
Dictors on strike kenya

Kenya Doctors’ Union Leaders have been sentenced to  one month jail  over refusing to end  doctor’s strike (Contempt of court)  as directed by Justice Helen Wasilwa. The Doctors had gone strike over CBA row with the ministry...

By Clarice on Feb 13th, 2017
Nurses Union kenya Seth Panyako

Nurses Strike Not Yet Over: Shortly after calling off their strike after signing return to work agreement with council of governors and Ministry of Health  Cabinet Secretary Doctor Mailu, the Nurses are back again to the streets over CBA row. Kenya...

By Clarice on Jan 28th, 2017
smart phones and social life

Losing eye sight through staring at your Smartphone in the dark   In 2014 Lizzie Parry shared on daily mail that a man in china who had been gazing at his Smartphone for hours (reading and texting) almost went blind after his retina detached...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jun 25th, 2016
Marie Wanja donations

Let’s  help Baby Marie Wanja fight Cancer   A lot of things are easy to say. You can talk about your future and what you intend to achieve in life if you are comfortable.  But what can you say when you are born with a painful disease...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jun 10th, 2016
hepatits b moi

Out Break of Hepatitis B in Moi University report. Here is what our medical expert had to say Hepatitis B symptoms Medical Expert Facts About Hepatitis B Hepatitis B is viral infection Hepatitis B affects the liver (Can cause liver failure,...

contraceptive effects ladies

THE FEAR OF CONTRACEPTIVES: For any woman seeking to use contraceptives there is always anxiety and fear of the side effects that might be associated with such. However, a visit to the hospital is always assuring, the healthcare workers will...

By Vivian Nyansarora on Mar 29th, 2016
danger of c-section

  This story was first shared by Wambui in her new blog  youngstylishmummy. She writes about the pain  and suffering she went through after undergoing Caesarean section. It serves as warning to those ladies who may prefer to go the c-section...

By Kenyayote Reporter on Dec 12th, 2015
Lydia ondieki cancer

“Dear wonderful creations of God, “THIS CANCER IS KILLING ME!” It has not affected any other organ, but the doctor says my left kidney must be removed, lest I quit the race. As I pen this down I’m wreathing in pain. I cannot have a peaceful...

joel evans cancer ads

We completely have no control over our body.  It is an almost abnormal thing that one day your body will become your enemy and turn on you. It will cause you so much pain, suffering and depression.   This is a story of Joel Evans well...

By Kenyayote Reporter on Oct 22nd, 2015
bread causes cancer

October 14th 2015, Environmental Working Group organization (ewg) published a study indicating  Potassium Bromate as one of the ingredients that make our foods which contribute to cancer.  Potassium Bromate is added to flour to allow it to...

By Kenyayote Reporter on Oct 15th, 2015
Caroline Warue Ireri

“My name is Caroline Warue Ireri, a second year at Moi University taking Bachelor of Education -Guidance and counselling but currently confined in a hospital bed in Embu Level 4 hospital. The doctors say I have acute Leukaemia. About December...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Oct 13th, 2015
Leslie Rugut

By Becky Today we’ve got a somewhat different story. It is a sad story of our friend and sister  Leslie Rugut who died from cardiac arrest due to heart failure. Leslie was only 22 years old and was due to graduate from Law school December...

By Guest Blogger on Oct 2nd, 2015
brain cancer and cell phones

Cellular phones became widely available in Kenya in 2000s but their use has increased dramatically since then.  Currently, 93 percent of Kenyans are mobile phone users. The amount of time that people spend on their phone has also significantly...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Aug 15th, 2015
first lady cancer conference in kenya

Her excellency the first lady  Margaret Gakuo Kenyatta led  more  than 30 first ladies in Africa in holding the  9th conference to stop cervical, breast and prostate cancer in Africa at KICC, Kenya.  The conference was also attended by...

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jul 20th, 2015
help fight cancer mrs. holi

Mrs. Holi Hellen  is a Kenya High Biology Teacher, Hockey Patron, Friend, Mother, Mentor and Ex-Bomerian. She is one of the all time favorite teachers  to many bomerians and has contributed to the success of many ex-bomerians (Kenya High students).   Mrs....

By Elvis Nyakang'i on Jul 2nd, 2015