STOWELINK FOUNDER FEATURED ON THE LATEST PUBLICATION FROM THE GLOBAL NCD ALLIANCE

Stowelink founder and CEO was recently featured in a global NCD Alliance publication under the our views our voices project. The publication was titled : Towards an inclusive NCD agenda A COLLECTION OF LIVED EXPERIENCES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. This publication seeks to illustrate the lived experiences and realities of people living with a wideContinue reading “STOWELINK FOUNDER FEATURED ON THE LATEST PUBLICATION FROM THE GLOBAL NCD ALLIANCE”

STOWELINK AT ALHUDA TV ADVOCATING FOR OBESITY AWARENESS AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE

On the 27th of October 2020 Stowelink executives, Oduor Kevin Chief Programmes Officer and Ogweno Stephen the CEO were interviewed in a one hour thirty minute show at Al Huda Tv where they talked extensively about what obesity is and what it means to use people first language for obesity. During the interview, our executivesContinue reading “STOWELINK AT ALHUDA TV ADVOCATING FOR OBESITY AWARENESS AND PEOPLE FIRST LANGUAGE”

295-300 OBESITY PREVENTION

Day 295 0f 365 ADULT OBESITY RISK FACTORS Lifestyle choicesUnhealthy diet. A diet that’s high in calories, lacking in fruits and vegetables, full of fast food, and laden with high-calorie beverages and oversized portions contributes to weight gain.Liquid calories. People can drink many calories without feeling full, especially calories from alcohol. Other high-calorie beverages, suchContinue reading “295-300 OBESITY PREVENTION”

288-294 CHILDHOOD OBESITY PREVENTION

DAY 288 CHILDHOOD OBESITY PREVENTION II_* Adjust portion sizes appropriately for ageLimit TV and other “screen time” to less than 2 hours a day for children older than 2, and don’t allow television for children younger than 2Be sure your child gets enough sleepAlso, be sure your child sees the doctor for well-child checkups atContinue reading “288-294 CHILDHOOD OBESITY PREVENTION”

PROGRESS REPORT FROM STOWELINK ACTIVITIES WITH PEOPLE LIVING WITH NCDS AT VIHIGA COUNTY

The last/final meeting with groups of People Living with Non-Communicable Diseases was necessitated by the need to link the groups with the county and to ensure smooth transition even as the pilot phase of the IPAB project comes to an end. It was also paramount that the project ends in style by assessing the impactContinue reading “PROGRESS REPORT FROM STOWELINK ACTIVITIES WITH PEOPLE LIVING WITH NCDS AT VIHIGA COUNTY”

274-280 INTRODUCTION TO OBESITY

Day 274 of 365 WHAT IS OBESITY? The month of September has been all about sickle cell. During the month, we explored sickle cell in details, demistifyed the myths , expounded the causes among many others. But in this new month, let us switch gears to another important condition in the worl of NCDs. AndContinue reading “274-280 INTRODUCTION TO OBESITY”

NCDS 365 DAY 266-273 SICKLE CELL SUPPORT

Day 266 of 365 Sickle cell health: what to look out for II • Watch for signs of stroke. Some children living with SCD may have learning difficulties due to health problems associated with stroke (blockage of blood vessels in the brain that then causes brain damage). • Teachers should be aware that declines inContinue reading “NCDS 365 DAY 266-273 SICKLE CELL SUPPORT”

AWARD WINNING PIECES – OVERALL BEST PIECE BY FEDINE BORIGA

FEDINE BORIGATHE WRITERS PENNAIROBI, KENYASTUDENT RONGO UNIVERSITYfedineboriga2016@gmail.com (Download NCDs 365 App by clicking on the link below https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.stowelink.mcure ) JANGA LA CORONACorona kitimiri, sote twapenda kusikiaVipi kuisitiri, mawazo kujipunguziaVirusi visivyo na adhiri, mara Kwa mara kufuatiliaMola tuepushe, janga hili la corona Vifo twasuhudia, wapendwa kutuachaWaalisaji kutusaidia, pate yake kubwa pichaNdani kujitia, zimwi hili kujifichaMola tuepushe, janga hiliContinue reading “AWARD WINNING PIECES – OVERALL BEST PIECE BY FEDINE BORIGA”

AWARD WINNING PIECES – 1ST RUNNERS UP BEST PIECE OVERALL BY BETTY MAGADI

Official name: Betty MagadiStage name: ArtichéCity & Country: Kisumu, KenyaProfession: StudentEmail address: teachermagadi@gmail.com (Download NCDs 365 App by clicking on the link below https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.stowelink.mcure ) Title: *Cold_Fire, Hot_Ice* You have trode through depths unknown,Spirit frowned due to a case unsolved…This is all of the fear you own… Do not make it your own!Each time you look atContinue reading “AWARD WINNING PIECES – 1ST RUNNERS UP BEST PIECE OVERALL BY BETTY MAGADI”