Stowelink attends and presents at the Universal Health Care Conference in Nyeri (part 1) 13/9/2018

Stowelink was privileged to be invited to participate and make a presentation at the Universal Health Care Coverage Conference in Nyeri County. Universal Health Care forms the big 4 agenda where the government is focusing on in the next 5 years. We were privileged o represent youth voices and talk about youth and non-communicable diseasesContinue reading “Stowelink attends and presents at the Universal Health Care Conference in Nyeri (part 1) 13/9/2018”

Cardiovascular diseases and tobacco use WHATS THE LINK??

Cigarette smoking is the most important preventable cause of premature death . It accounts for more than 440,000 of the more than 2.4 million annual deaths. Cigarette smokers have a higher risk of developing several chronic disorders. These include fatty buildups in arteries, several types of cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (lung problems). AtherosclerosisContinue reading “Cardiovascular diseases and tobacco use WHATS THE LINK??”

STOWELINK AT GERMAN SCHOOL OPEN DAY

Stowelink members were privileged to attend the open day held at German school Kenya. The open day was a day where various people mostly parents came to see how and what students and the school had done in school. As Stowelink we went to the open day to benchmark for how we would conduct ourContinue reading “STOWELINK AT GERMAN SCHOOL OPEN DAY”

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: HOW CAN WE PREVENT CANCERS?

We have been having this training of trainers sessions at kenyatta university where we teach students on cancers.So a lot of reports have been published on preventing cancers and today we choose to bring you top 5 ways on how we can reduce our risk of contracting cancers. Here we go 1. Don’t use tobaccoContinue reading “PROJECT ALPHA 2018: HOW CAN WE PREVENT CANCERS?”

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”

project ALPHA 2018: FREE MEDICAL CAMP AT MADRE TERESA ZIMMERMAN -KENYA

Project ALPHA has been one of our best projects since the inception of Stowelink. Well this year we have had a few events as far as the project which involves creation and awareness of cancer is concerned. Earlier in the year project alpha featured an online campaign on Facebook (well talk about this on theContinue reading “project ALPHA 2018: FREE MEDICAL CAMP AT MADRE TERESA ZIMMERMAN -KENYA”

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)”