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Is this gonorrhea?

Three days after having unprotected sex during an official tour, I noticed a whitish discharge from my penis as well as pain during urination. Although, I have taken some capsules but the problem has refused to go away. One of my friends…

Pimples on my breasts

I am a 15-year-old girl. I recently noticed something like pimples on my breasts (around my nipples) and my mum told me she hasn’t seen that kind of thing before. I will be grateful if you can tell me what it is and the solution.Rabia…

No menses at 16

My 16-year-old daughter is yet to see her menses. Kindly help me because even my younger daughters who are 12 and 14 have seen theirs.Mimi (by SMS)Appearance of menstruation (Menarche) in some children may be delayed…

My son is a homosexual

I just discovered that my handsome and very brilliant son is a gay. Apart from this, he is a very good son who is doing very well at his work. The mother and I are heartbroken because we want him to settle down and have a family such as all…

Afraid of caesarean section

This is my first pregnancy. I am now 30 weeks gone and my baby is still breech. During my last visit to my doctor, he proposed giving me a Caesarean Section if the baby’s position still remains the same. I have heard a lot of scary stories…

I get easily aroused

I am a 21 year old man who is otherwise very healthy. My problem is that any time I see the picture of a nude girl, I get easily aroused and will want to have sex. If I don’t find any girl to have sex with, I usually masturbate. I want to…

Is this normal menses?

My mother who stopped seeing her menses when she was 50 years of age started bleeding again from the vagina this year at age 60 years. Kindly let me know if this is normal menses or something else?Mercy (by E Mail)Any form…

My swollen feet

I noticed that my feet easily swell up any time I sit down. Different reasons have been adduced to this problem such as hypertension, liver problems, low blood level among others. Kindly help me.Jumoke (by SMS)There are…

Is mercy killing legal?

Our 80 year old mother has been bed ridden for the past 6 months after suffering a head injury after a motor accident. Apart from being incoherent, she also bed-wets and soils the bed with faeces. Since the doctors have given up on her and…