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??”

SIMPLE HABITS TO PREVENTING LIFESTYLE DISEASES.- PIMA PRESSURE EVENT

Stowelink has been doing myheart ke project for sometime now and below are 5 key things we discovered o how to prevent lifestyle (non communicable) diseases in general!!! Reduce your salt intake. Why is a high salt intake so bad for you? A high intake of salt puts you a twice the risk of developingContinue reading “SIMPLE HABITS TO PREVENTING LIFESTYLE DISEASES.- PIMA PRESSURE EVENT”

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 tour starts with a bang-KASARANI HALL ACADEMY

Myheart ke has been running for quite sometime now and as promised we definitely set our goals to do a Nairobi county tour.The project is about creating awareness and sensitization project on cardiovascular health in the society led by Ogweno Stephen,mostly known just as Steven stowel. The first school that we visited Kasarani Hall AcademyContinue reading “myheart_ke NAIROBI tour starts with a bang-KASARANI HALL ACADEMY”

WORLD CANCER DAY 2018-WHERE ARE WE AT?

The world on february fourth celebrated the world cancer day which promted me to ask myself where are we at with this cancer situation?? well the world has seen a rise of cancer cases and more so among the youths like us.ARE WE ANY CLOSER TO FINISHING OFF THIS CANCER MESS???  “We can. I can,”Continue reading “WORLD CANCER DAY 2018-WHERE ARE WE AT?”

2017 FAILURES, CHALLENGES AND ACHIEVEMENTS OF STEVEN STOWEL-BE INSPIRED

So 2017 was one of the best years I’ve had and don’t get the wrong impression,2017 was also the year I faced most challenges, I faced most difficult decisions in life it is the year and its also the year I made a lot of progress and success.2017 is the year I decided to believeContinue reading “2017 FAILURES, CHALLENGES AND ACHIEVEMENTS OF STEVEN STOWEL-BE INSPIRED”

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”

MyHeart_Ke X World Stroke Day Kenyatta University Chapter

Stowelink Inc has been carrying out sensitization events on cardiovascular health each time growing and growing in audiences and in skills.this time round Stowelink Inc in conjunction with the stroke association of Kenya (SAOK) and Kenyatta university school of public health under the department of population health organized one major event. ALL PHOTOS COURTESY OFContinue reading “MyHeart_Ke X World Stroke Day Kenyatta University Chapter”

MyHeart_KE MOBILE APPLICATION

Stowelink inc has always been focused on solving problems in the society especially when it comes to non communicable diseases.we have always put a lot of focus on non communicable diseases in Kenya and Africa as a whole because we believe that Africa is ill prepared for what will become its biggest burden-Non Communicable Diseases.Continue reading “MyHeart_KE MOBILE APPLICATION”