Baby possibly ‘cured’ of HIV

Just hours after delivery, a baby born with HIV in Mississippi was given high doses of three antiretroviral drugs. More than three years later, doctors say the little girl has no…

Malaria ‘spreading to new altitudes’

Malaria parasites – seen here infecting red blood cells – and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures Warmer temperatures are causing malaria to spread to higher altitudes, a study suggests….

Flying car: Can daily commute go from street to skies?

The idea of a flying car has been stuck on the drawing board for decades. But one company’s three-wheel design could turn this fantasy into reality. Imagine being able to…

Denim Jacket Trends: 10 Fab, Fresh Styles To Rock

Aaaaah,who doesn’t like Denim?And why not it’s the most versatile and figure- forgiving fabric on the planet! This Spring 2014 season take note of these super haute denim jacket trends….

World’s most expensive city is …

Singapore has toppled   the Japanese capital to become the world’s most expensive city in 2014, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s latest Worldwide Cost of Living survey.

Michelle Obama promotes plan for food label overhaul

First Lady Michelle Obama has unveiled plans for the most sweeping overhaul of nutrition labels on US food packages in more than two decades. Calorie counts will appear in larger,…

Reason to avoid yogurt on an empty stomach.

Yogurt contains a large number of lactic acid bacteria, which refers to a large group of beneficial bacteria that have similar properties and all produce lactic acid as an end…

What is the world’s favourite holiday destination?

For many people the holiday season has arrived. Where do those travelling abroad go? UN figures suggest that France had more foreign visitors than any other country in 2012, while…

10 things you probably didn’t know you can do in Kenya

1. Breakfast with giraffes Tea, toast and a dash of giraffe slobber. The large windows of the sunroom at Giraffe Manor are wide open, allowing some guests to pop their…

4 essential things to know about Joburg history

It’s hard to believe Johannesburg didn’t exist 130 years ago. It used to be a dusty, one-horse kind of place where a few farmers eked out a living from the…

You don’t have to fit in, Valentine’s Day is for lovers only

By Tracy Mulei newsdesk@nairobidigest.co.ke It’s that time of year when everything goes red from the walls of the TV screens to the supermarkets and posters all over the streets advertising…

How To Thrive In A Workplace When You’re The Youngest

It would be great if you could land your dream job right out of college and work among people near your age. Though this isn’t usually a realistic expectation, you…

It’s Not Just What You Know, It’s Who You Know — Why Networking Will Make You Successful

Although you might not want to admit it, it’s necessary to have an edge to get anywhere. As much as you may like to believe that a person can get to…

The Dangers of Too Much Sleep

Everyone knows that not getting enough sleep can be detrimental to your health, but not everyone knows that getting too much sleep can be equally harmful.  Conventional wisdom and modern…

What those lemons can do for you

Ancient Egyptians believed that the lemon was an effective protection against poisons. Lemons have quite a number of uses in the home but aside from that they have quite a…

An alternative to female genital mutilation that prevents girls suffering

Sarah Tenoi with one of her children now campaigns to end female genital cutting and is determined that her daughters will not be circumcised at 13, as happened to her….


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