Tag: Caring

  • 10 Items In  Hospital Bag For Pregnant Mothers.

    10 Items In Hospital Bag For Pregnant Mothers.

    A hospital bag is one that every family should behave handy, it’s more important for couples and families that are expecting a new baby soon. Expectant mothers are expected to have a preparedness plan for the time when the baby is about to pop. At a bare minimum mothers are expected to have a mama kit which includes the material that mothers use in the labor ward. Most of the things in the mama kit are single-use and are only for the mother and the health workers who are helping a mother in giving birth. On top of the mama

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  • 5 Movies About Caregiving.

    In today’s times, you are probably a caregiver to someone in one form or another. Caring for someone is a two way street between the giver and recipient, when they are in harmony the task is pleasant anything less it can be a challenging task for anyone regardless of experience. We have all dealt with that stubborn Jaja when it comes to receiving treatment.

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  • Care For New Mothers After C-Section Delivery

    The days following the birth of your baby, the postpartum period can be one of the most challenging times for mothers and families. This period can be even more challenging for mothers who have had a c-section delivery.

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  • Time For The Onion To Gain Some Respect

    Alternative amazing use of the everyday onion

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  • 6 Things New Parents Should Avoid After C-Section

    [rt_reading_time label=”Read Time:” postfix=”minutes” postfix_singular=”minute”] This article is a continuation from the previous post on caring for new mothers after caesarean delivery, if you haven’t read it, we strongly suggest it that you do so  before continuing. Now that you’re here, having successfully been discharged from the hospital, and you safely Home recovering, here is a list of the things that a mother should avoid till advised by the doctors. RELATED: Two Important Things For Mothers After Giving Birth Things to Avoid: Sexual intercourse until your health care provider tells you that it is safe The use of tampons or douche

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  • How to Care for NewBorn’s Umbilical Cord

    In the womb, the umbilical cord connects the fetus to the mother. After birth, the cord is no longer needed. It is cut, and then clamped. This leaves a small stump. In most cases, the umbilical cord stump dries up and falls off the newborn within the first few weeks of life. Sometimes, however, an infection can develop. This may cause the area around the cord to swell and become inflamed, red, or tender. There may be cloudy, discolored, or foul-smelling discharge from the cord. There may also be oozing or slight bleeding. To treat the umbilical cord infection, the healthcare provider may

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  • Caregiving and the Importance of Self-Care: Three Tips You Need to Know 

    Caregiving and the Importance of Self-Care: Three Tips You Need to Know When you assume the role as caregiver, you assume an enormous amount of responsibility. Caring for a loved one is a worthwhile cause. As you take on this noble duty, you should always be aware of your own personal needs. Here are a few tips to help you balance between caring for others — and yourself. 1.  Stay Organised When you get started as a caregiver, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Not only do you have to tend to the immediate needs of your loved one, but you

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  • Faith, Family and  Hard work Most Valued by Ugandan Youth

    Faith, Family and Hard work Most Valued by Ugandan Youth

    From the Uganda Youth Survey Report conducted by the Aghan University, despite the high level of unemployment among the youth in Uganda,   they are willing to be part of the solution by creating jobs through entrepreneurship. The study also reveals that many hold beliefs that make them vulnerable to corruption and political manipulation and that risk undermining democracy and good governance. While the findings may seem contradictory – hopeful and depressing – there is an opportunity to focus on developing and channeling the strongly held positive values of  faith, family, hard work. The strongly held values of faith, family, hard

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  • The Myth About Cause of Peptic Ulcers

    The Myth About Cause of Peptic Ulcers

    What Is a Peptic Ulcer? It’s a myth that spicy foods and stress cause peptic ulcers. A peptic ulcer is a type of sore that develops in the digestive system. The word “ulcer” means open sore, and “peptic” means that acid is the cause of the sore. However, this terminology is from a prior era when all ulcers in the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum were thought to be caused by acid damage. Nowadays, we know that most ulcers are not caused by excessive acid, so the term “peptic ulcer” is somewhat misleading. Types of Peptic Ulcers The most common kinds

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  • 15 Traits  to Look for in a Patient Care assistant

    15 Traits to Look for in a Patient Care assistant

    Teheca is the leading patient care assistant firm in Uganda, we provide compassionate, caring and professional care assistants who will care for your loved ones 24hrs  a day and 7 days a week, we work from both home or hospital. Call us, +256200902465(office line), 0703468558, or email. info@teheca.com, we are located in Mutungo along old Butabiika road. The outlook for certified nursing assistants is very strong, as they work in all forms of health care: nursing homes, hospice care, hospitals, home care, assisted living and more. Anyone who has set foot in a doctor’s office or hospital knows that nurses

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