In a bid to take the NCDs conversation to the next level, Stowelink’s partner —Wazee Pamoja League has embraced an innovative way to tackle NCDs —Football. Football is a sport that is marked by use of physical energy. A systematic review by Sarmento et al., 2021 (Recreational football is medicine against non-communicable diseases) demonstrated theContinue reading “HOW WAZEE PAMOJA LEAGUE IS ADDRESSING NCDS THROUGH FOOTBALL”
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Stowelink Visits Missions of charity home for the disabled.2/6/2018
As part of the make a change movement where we visit children homes and give back to the society, Stowelink visited the missions of charity home for the disabled or what we would love to call home for the abled differently.our members actively participated in cleaning up the place, helping out in chores and evenContinue reading “Stowelink Visits Missions of charity home for the disabled.2/6/2018”
Stowelink participates in the world hypertension day (PART 2) HOW TO PREVENT AND CONTROL HYPERTENSION.
High blood pressure, which is also called hypertension, increases your risk of developing many serious health problems, including heart disease, stroke, and kidney disease. While you can’t always control whether you get high blood pressure, there are healthy lifestyle habits you can develop to help prevent hypertension and reduce your risk of high blood pressure-relatedContinue reading “Stowelink participates in the world hypertension day (PART 2) HOW TO PREVENT AND CONTROL HYPERTENSION.”
Stowelink participates in the world hypertension day (PART 1) MAY MEASUREMENT MONTH.
Stowelink participated in the recently concluded launch of May measurement month programme during the world hypertension day celebrations. The event organized by various partners attracted a large audience of people getting screened for blood pressure and blood sugar. Hypertension is one of the major conditions leading to the development of non-communicable diseases and especially cardiovascularContinue reading “Stowelink participates in the world hypertension day (PART 1) MAY MEASUREMENT MONTH.”
STOWELINK CONDUCTS COMMUNITY DIAGNOSIS IN KIBERA.
We recently conducted a community diagnosis at Kibera Sub County where we visited a few villages in kibera led by Community Health Worker Adoyo Peter Of Kibera Sub County. The data collected at the activity was based on 5 key areas which are risk behaviors responsible for putting teenagers later in life at high riskContinue reading “STOWELINK CONDUCTS COMMUNITY DIAGNOSIS IN KIBERA.”
MYHEART KE NAIROBI COUNTY TOUR-OLYMPIC HIGH SCHOOL KIBERA P1 -HOW TO PREVENT HEART DISEASES IN SCHOOLS
While we were at Olympic High School we discussed on what means and ways the high school students would practice in order to prevent and reduce risks of cardiovascular diseases while at school. We came up with some solutions including the following; Choose a healthy eating plan. The food you eat can decrease your riskContinue reading “MYHEART KE NAIROBI COUNTY TOUR-OLYMPIC HIGH SCHOOL KIBERA P1 -HOW TO PREVENT HEART DISEASES IN SCHOOLS”
PROJECT ALPHA 2018: #CHANGE4CANCER ONLINE CAMPAIGN
On the week prior to world cancer day Stowelink Inc. was responsible for creating a trending hashtags on cancer where individuals commented on ways to avoid and manage cancer. The hashtag was also featured on KUTV when we were given an interview on cancers. The hashtag managed to get 8000 impressions on Facebook and 3400Continue reading “PROJECT ALPHA 2018: #CHANGE4CANCER ONLINE CAMPAIGN”
STOWELINK EXHIBITION AT KENYATTA UNIVERSITY CAREER WEEK 2018 (P2)
At the exhibition for the career week at Stowelink in 2018 Stowelink inc presented an managed to register new members while also giving brief health talks and explaining on what we do at Stowelink. PART OF THE STOWELINK INC TEAM Below is a full report EST. TOTAL NUMBER OF PEOPLE WHO VISITED OUR TENT 213Continue reading “STOWELINK EXHIBITION AT KENYATTA UNIVERSITY CAREER WEEK 2018 (P2)”
TOP 10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT STROKE
HELLO. So world stoke day Kenyatta university chapter organized by Stowelink in collaboration with Stroke Association of Kenya just concluded the other week. Below are top ten things you didn’t know about stroke. 1 – Stroke is a brain “attack.” Stroke is a neurological injury related to the death of brain cells due to lackContinue reading “TOP 10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT STROKE”