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The story of Sadiya and Mama Kevo of 7th Street

By Maryanne W. Waweru l wawerumw@gmail.com l @MaryanneWaweru 37-year-old Sadiya is a mother of nine. Her eldest child is 22, while her youngest is aged two...

Dynamics in utilization of modern family planning among blended Somali Women...

This is a research report on the utilization of modern family planning among blended Somali Women (refugees and natives) in Nairobi City, Kenya. The...

How climate change is driving up FGM and early child marriage...

By Maryanne W. Waweru l maryanne@mummytales.com One day, as Domtila Chesang was returning from her anti-FGM campaign activities in the remote village of Kotulpogh in Masol ward,...

How society’s attitudes towards the sexual lives of women with disabilities...

By Maryanne W. Waweru l maryanne@mummytales.com For many persons with disability, they often must deal with the reality of a huge section of society...

My pregnancy loss story

By Maryanne W. Waweru l maryanne@mummytales.com Roselynn is a 27-year-old from Kiambu county, in Kenya’s central region. Roselynn has a physical disability. She was born...

The menstruation experiences of women and girls with disability in Kenya

By Maryanne W. Waweru l maryanne@mummytales.com For many girls and women of reproductive age, receiving their menses is a normal and healthy part of life....

Why I put my teenage daughter on the contraceptive injection

By Maryanne W. Waweru l maryanne@mummytales.com 35-year-old Salome* is a mother of four who lives in Nyeri town with her family. Her first-born daughter Kena*,...

Life-saving medical equipment to secure safe deliveries for Kenyan mothers distributed...

By Omboki Monayo l omboki2725@gmail.com Expectant Kenyan mothers and babies are set for safer deliveries in the wake of a major equipment and training boost...

PASHA, a mobile app to help fight FGM in Kuria launched

A one-of-a-kind new mobile application, PASHA, has been launched in Kehancha, Kuria West, Migori County in a bid to stem the high rates of...

‘Sugar Free Jude’ —a new children’s storybook raising awareness on type...

A new children’s storybook – ‘Sugar Free Jude’ to promote healthy lifestyles and raise awareness on the early detection, prevention, and management of Diabetes for...