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Reasons you should mind what you eat from food/fruit/vegetable vendors

Food and fruit vendors are rampant this days, as they make it easy for one to get something to eat anytime. But then there are those of us who are probably  on the expressway, travelling and sometimes have some cravings that make us purchase these foods/fruits n the way, and we just eat them up. […]

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Pseudotumor cerebri : Signs and Symptoms, Risk factors and Treatment

Pseudo-tumor cerebri occurs when pressure increases in the brain for no obvious reason (Increased intra cranial pressure). It resembles symptoms of a  brain tumor even though there is none. It is can be seen in children and adults, although it is common in obese women of childbearing age. Pseudo-tumor cerebri signs such as  increased intracranial pressure […]

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HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS : 10 REASONS TO AVOID EVER CONTACTING IT

This is a sexually transmitted infection you may not know you have and it is another serious infection. Here are some points to note about this infection: 1. The Herpes Simplex Virus, or herpes, is categorized into 2 types : herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2). HSV-1 is […]

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HEPATITIS IS WORSE THAN HIV/AIDS: SIGNS, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT

Hepatitis B is a potentially life-threatening liver infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is a major global health problem. It can cause chronic infection and puts people at high risk of death from cirrhosis and liver cancer. Some people with hepatitis B never clear the virus and are chronically infected. Progression of chronic hepatitis […]

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(MUST READ) : How To Detect Internal Bleeding

Internal bleeding is when bleeding takes place inside the body, instead of bleeding which can be seen outside the body. The internal bleeding often occurs within tissues, organs, or in cavities of the body. These include the head, chest, and abdomen. A few examples of other potential sites of internal bleeding includes the eye and within […]

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TRUTH REVEALED: The Advantages of Sickle Cell Disease Patients Over Malaria Attack

Malaria, one of the most deadly diseases in the world, seen in Asia, Africa and other places is caused by a minute organism known as plasmodium parasite in which small organisms called mosquitoes are the vector. Its destructive effect has been seen in the human population for some time and different drugs have been employed […]

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What is Tetanus : Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Tetanus is a serious bacterial infection. The bacteria exist in soil, manure, and other environmental agents. A person who experiences a puncture wound with a contaminated object can develop the infection, which can affect the whole body. It can be fatal. These are mostly people who have not been vaccinated against tetanus or who have not […]

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Things You Need To Know About Exercise During Pregnancy

When we talk about pregnancy, there are many theories, suggestions and questions that come to mind concerning how activities could positively or negatively affect pregnancy. One of these activities we are considering and talking broadly about here is exercise. We are talking about the effects of exercise during pregnancy focusing on questions like: *Why should […]

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Daily Tips Women Should Live By To function effectively in the society

The female gender in relation to health is an important issue in society and due to their anatomy and physiology,they are prone to gynecological health and disorders including menstruation irregularities,urinary tract infections due to women’s short urethra which includes urinary incontinence and pelvic floor disorders and other disorders like bacterial vaginosis, vaginitis, uterine fibroid and […]

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Atherosclerosis : The slow killer

What is Atherosclerosis? It can simply be defined as the hardening and narrowing arteries which silently and slowly blocks arteries, putting blood flow at risk. It is usually the cause of heart attacks, stroke, peripheral vascular disease which is collectively called Cardiovascular diseases. To understand atherosclerosis, one must know how it puts blood flow at […]

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Facts That You Need To Know About Child Obesity!

The background of obesity in children is complex as its prevalence has increased significantly in recent years in both sexes, all pediatric age groups and in various ethnic and social groups and many factors like genetics, environment, metabolism, lifestyle and eating habits and are believed to play a role in the development of obesity. However […]

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10 Real Dangers of Eating In A Buka “Mama put joint”

Okay, now , on a norm , I personally love eating at mama put joint because most foods sold are really delicious and the aroma, some thing you can’t even gist someone about, till they’ve had a taste of it. And again, it’s way cheaper than the average restaurant food, you could comfortably eat with […]

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What is Barrett’s esophagus?

In the world and in many developed countries like US, UK , Italy, Japan and other developing countries like Africa and specifically Nigeria, many Gastrointestinal(GI) disorders exist which are numerous. They range from tumors in the salivary gland to tumors in other parts of the Gastrointestinal system, parts of esophagus to colon,that’s just tumors for […]

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Women : See What Happens When You Practice Poor Menstrual Hygiene

Women would not see this as important, but i would prefer if they paid attention to these. Effective menstrual hygiene is vital to the health, well-being, dignity, empowerment, mobility and productivity of women and girls. Poor menstrual hygiene may cause stigma and ill health, and can lead to school absenteeism and increased school drop-out rates. […]