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Diabetes does not appear to affect children’s test scores

Kids living with type 1 diabetes are no different from their peers in their reading and math test scores, a Danish study suggests. The less common form of diabetes, known as type 1, develops in...

Meet Guara, man who’s been sharpening blades in Nairobi for 25 years

In the middle of the busy streets of Nairobi, a man carries a bag about three kilograms heavy on his right shoulder. Inside the bag are stones, human hair and a brush, tools of trade that police...

How your Friday night plans could be chasing Mr. Right

If you are wondering why you are always the bridesmaid and never the bride, you might need to evaluate how you spend your free time. According to personal branding expert, Robert Burale, your...

Low carbs diet will give you a ‘pot’ belly

When you read healthy living magazines and weight loss articles online, you come away with the feeling that bread is the devil’s food and cakes were an invention of hell itself. Somehow,...

Four signs that show he is not the one

Dating is one of the toughest things I have ever had to do. It’s a jungle out there. A woman is expected to be a model (look drop dead gorgeous all the time), a mind-reading psychic (know who...

We must clean up our gospel music industry – Nairobi News

Kenyan gospel artiste DK Kwenye Beat. PHOTO | NATION A couple of days ago, a woman in her early 20s unravelled the most grotesque sex scandal in the Kenyan gospel industry. According...

Meet police officer who controls traffic with fancy dance moves – Nairobi News

An Indian traffic police officer has found the perfect way to have motorists obey traffic rules. Ranjeet Singh makes every motorist stop at intersections when required to do so with a bonus of...

City boda boda rider surrenders after killing wife’s lover – Nairobi News

Boda boda riders in Westlands. PHOTO | FILE A boda boda rider surrendered to police on Thursday night after butchering a 40-year-old villager he claimed was having an affair with his...

Parties gang up against ODM in Embakasi by-election – Nairobi News

Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka and his Ford Kenya counterpart Moses Wetang’ula escort the Wiper candidate in the Embakasi by-election, Mr Julius Mawathe, to the IEBC offices to...

The little things that make a woman sexy

1. “Confidence” A woman with confidence in herself radiates and calls out for admiration. 2. “Well-moisturized lips” Let your lips not be dry. Use lip balm, lip gloss, lip stick or...

I am suing Miss Curvy Uganda – Nairobi News

Kenya’s media personality Grace Msalame said she is suing Uganda’s Ministry of Tourism, for defamation and character assassination after a goof in which her pictures were used to promote its...

How having a low self-esteem affects you!

1. “It makes you put up with crap” You are in a relationship/marriage where you are being beaten up, insulted, destroyed and cheated on; but you stay. Even worse, when your partner is to...

Smoking weed good for your sperm count, according to study – Nairobi News

Men who have smoked marijuana may be more fertile and have a higher sperm count according to a new study published in the journal Human Reproduction. Scientists found there was no significant...

Is your friend really happy for you? – Nairobi News

It’s good to have friends, lot’s of them if you can. Ancient stoics even valued friendship more highly than romantic love. Friends help you when you are in need. Friends are fun to hang out...

How curvaceous women have become tourist attraction in Uganda – Nairobi News

Curvaceous women as a product, is the latest attraction the ministry hopes to attract more tourists and increase revenue earnings. PHOTO | DAILY MONITOR The Ministry of Tourism has...

Gender gap where women top men

Single women are defying the usual gender gap by purchasing more homes than single men, even though female workers earn just 80 percent of what their male counterparts make. Unmarried American...

Where girls on menstruation are not allowed to touch people

It was a freezing January night in Nepal’s far west and 17-year-old Parwati Bogati had lit a fire to keep warm as she prepared to spend the Himalayan winter night alone. Overnight, Bogati...

Factbox: Somalia has world’s highest FGM prevalence

World leaders have pledged to eradicate female genital mutilation (FGM) by 2030, but campaigners say the ancient ritual remains deeply entrenched in many places. International Day of Zero...

As concern about kids’ mental health and social media use grows, authorities take action

Concern over children’s use of social media and its effect on their mental health has increased markedly in recent years, and now official action on the issue is also stepping up. In the UK,...

How radiologists can help detect domestic violence – study

Radiologists, who typically interact little with patients, can play a key role in identifying victims of abuse by spotting patterns of injuries that point to domestic violence, researchers said...

How to know if the person you’re dating is ‘marriage material’

By Carly Spindel Is the person you’re dating marriage material? Answer these nine questions and find out! Marriage is a union of two people. It’s something that happens when you’re madly in...

How to make your home a loving home

1. “Get married” In a generation where many are opting to co-habit, and living by the ‘Come-we-stay’ option; choose to get married. There is security in officially getting married, both...

Atwoli and TV Anchor Wife Mary Kilobi Exchange Sweet Nothings on Social Media

Central Organization of Trade Unions (COTU) Secretary General Francis Atwoli and his wife Mary Kilobi clearly don’t shy away from public displays of affection. The firebrand trade unionist and...

Socialite Shaniqwa is the Newest Dad in Town

Kelvin Mwangi is without a doubt one of the biggest breakout stars in the Kenyan comedy scene. The usually soft-spoken actor found his niche by playing a socialite’s character, Shaniqwa,...

What women want after sex

When men want sex, they can say and do the right things; but how he feels about her is revealed after the sex. Many women get great sex yet feel unloved by the man they are building a future...

Kibra MP Ken Okoth Battling Stage Four Colorectal Cancer

As Kenya joins the world to commemorate World Cancer day today (February 4), it has emerged that Kibra MP Ken Okoth is a cancer warrior. The 41-year-old legislator has been battling stage four...

Why I Opened Up about Being Suicidal, Struggle with Depression

Mwai Kibaki’s famous grandson Sean Andrew came out of his shell recently, opening up about his struggle with depression and being suicidal. According to the 25-year-old model/actor, he decided...

Unmarried at 31 and with Desire to Start Family, Joy Mueni Decided to Adopt. Here’s her Story.

Joy Mueni, 36, was 31 when she decided to start a family but there was one problem; she was unmarried and didn’t have a partner. The driven academic who received her Master’s at 23, and her...

13 Things to Know About YouTuber/Content Creator Wanjiru Njiru

Wanjiru Njiru is one of several young enterprising Kenyans who have jumped into the digital space. She quit her job to become a digital content creator and a brand influencer.The 25-year-old...

Workplace bullying may increase risk of suicidal thoughts

Workers who are victims of bullying on the job may become more likely to contemplate suicide than people who don’t experience a hostile office environment, a Norwegian study suggests....
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