Lifestyle

Why do people commit suicide?

October 5, 2019

Nearly 800,000 people commit suicide each year according to WHO. Here are a number of reasons why a person may decide to take own life. By Mkarimu Media It’s often difficult to imagine what led a friend, family member, or celebrity to commit suicide. There may be no warning signs, and you may wonder what […]

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Mother or baby die in child birth every 11 seconds: UN

September 21, 2019

Global child and maternal deaths have fallen sharply in recent decades, but new UN statistics released Thursday show unequal progress, with more than five childbirths a minute ending in tragedy. PHOTO | FILE By AFP IN SUMMARY Almost half of those deaths occurred during the first month of life, meaning that around 7,000 newborns still […]

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Gideon Weru AKA cloth washing man

September 6, 2019

Gideon Weru AKA cloth washing man After watching the devastating video on social media  Mkarimu Media on Gideon Weru AKA cloth washing man sent out a private eye for a facts finding mission. FINDINGS: One day before  private eyes visit, a new Video surfaced on social media depicting Mr. Weru as a happy person  with […]

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How modern parents are raising weak children

May 5, 2019

During weekends, after school and holidays, children have to be taken to open fields and parks under the supervision of their parents to play. PHOTO | COURTESY In an indoor playground in a Nairobi shopping mall, parents sit on chairs watching their children like hawks. Any movement, which is ideally child-play, and the parents fret […]

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Delayed newborn baths tied to higher breastfeeding rates

February 16, 2019

Study Newborns who don’t get baths right away may be more likely to be exclusively breastfed. /COURTESY Newborns who don’t get baths right away may be more likely to be exclusively breastfed than infants who get whisked away to be washed soon after delivery, a U.S. study suggests. Paediatricians recommend that mothers exclusively breastfeed infants […]

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Uganda to commemorate World Cancer day

February 4, 2019

Uganda is set to commemorate World Cancer day that will be held at Kampala capital city authority (KCCA) Lugogo Grounds on from February 3 to 4, 2019. Cancer is one of the vicious diseases killing tens of people in the country. In 2018 Uganda cancer institute (UCI) registered 32,617 new cancer cases and 21,829 deaths […]

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How to get the most out of your exercise time, according to science

January 12, 2019

Vox © Shutterstock The single most well-established benefit of interval training has to do with heart health.A simple guide to high-intensity interval training, or HIIT, the fitness trend du jour. Modern life has a way of making us feel time-crunched and under pressure to find the most efficient ways of using the precious hours when we’re […]

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This Is Why You Always Board on the Left Side of an Airplane

December 15, 2018

Whether you’re a first-time flier or experienced jet setter, we’re willing to bet there are plenty of air travel questions you’ve always wondered. For example, what’s the deal with those triangle stickers above your seat? And why do you always get stuck sitting beside a baby, or worse: a snorer? But amidst all of these […]

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Canada:Quebec gets its first Netflix original film amid tax, cultural content concerns

November 21, 2018

By the Canadian Press MONTREAL — A year ago, Patrice Laliberte was on the verge of abandoning his film career and starting down a more stable path. “I was going to work in video games or something else, I didn’t know. I was thinking, `How am I going to even pay for Christmas presents?’ ” […]

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WhatsApp to introduce ‘vacation mode’ to help you relax on holiday

November 19, 2018

Holidays are meant for simply relaxing. WhatsApp Messenger, a freeware and cross-platform messaging and Voice over IP service owned by Facebook understands that perfectly. No disturbance when the Vacay mode is on! The instant messaging service are introducing a brand-new feature to save all you soul from a boring WhatsApp conversation while you’re on holiday. […]

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