LIFESTYLE 

WARNING: WhatsApp scam, thousands already duped make sure you’re not next

WhatsApp users are, once again, being targeted by a malicious scam that has already seen thousands duped. The new message claims to be from Adidas and offers WhatsApp users the chance to be part of a free giveaway. However, experts are warning that it’s actually elaborate scam which could end up with personal details being handed to cyber criminals. The message, which appears to come from an official Adidas website, claims: “Adidas is giving away 3000 Free Pair of Shoes to celebrate its 93rd anniversary. Get your free shoes at:…

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HEALTH LIFESTYLE 

DIAPER RASH: WHEN SHOULD I TAKE MY BABY TO THE DOCTOR?

Babies are bundle of joy, depending on who is receiving the news of conception. Whichever way, the guardian, caretaker or parent will have to deal with diaper rash at some point, especially in the first year or so of their child’s life. Diaper rash is a skin irritation around the buttock. It comes as a result of the skin’s longer contact with urine, stool or wet discharges within the diaper region. While diaper rash is generally thought to affect infants and toddlers, any individual wearing a diaper is a candidate…

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HEALTH LIFESTYLE 

Sex position doesn’t determine baby gender

A Gynaecologist at Healthlink Medical Clinic, Dr Clarence O. Addo-Yobo, has said there is no sex position that guarantees a preferred baby gender as is often believed. He said people were made to believe that when they stuck to a certain sex position they were likely to give birth to a boy or a girl but it was not true because there is nothing like that. For instance, a  couple seeking a son is advised to make love standing up or the popular “doggy style” as it provides deeper penetration…

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LIFESTYLE 

The biggest myths about bad breath

Many years ago, soon after I’d started working in radio, I arrived at the newsroom to be given my assignment for the day. I was asked to visit a clinic treating bad breath where I was to get my own breath tested and interview the doctor. On the way there I did wonder whether this was all a ruse and whether there was something my colleagues were too afraid to tell me. Luckily I was fine, but bad breath is common and we’re not helped by some of the myths…

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LIFESTYLE 

This marital behavior is not only annoying, it’s a sign you might divorce

The silent treatment. The cold shoulder. Stonewalling. Regardless of what you choose to call it, ignoring ― or being evasive toward your partner during an argument ― is a huge communication sin in a relationship. Stonewalling may seem like an easy way out of an argument, but do it enough and it’s bound to cause problems. In fact, according to renowned researcher John Gottman, routine stonewalling is one of the biggest predictors of divorce. For 40 years, the psychology professor and his team at the Gottman Institute have studied couples’ interactions to determine the key predictors of divorce…

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