In Which Country is HIV more common?

My Quora notifications have been off the seams with posts and messages, but one post stands out. It came in the form of a question. In Which Country is HIV commonest? This answer, by a Quora user, dissected the health burden of Swaziland! Swaziland has...

Remdesivir helps moderate COVID-19 patients improve – Gilead Sciences

Gilead Sciences Inc. said on Monday its antiviral drug remdesivir showed improvement in patients with moderate COVID-19 in a late-stage study. Remdesivir is being closely watched after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization last month, citing results from another study run by the National Institutes of...

Coronavirus Is Mutating. The Mutant Strains are more Contagious.

According to a new and alarming study, the coronavirus strain that came out of China late last year and caused a pandemic that we’re still going through has unfortunately mutated into a more dominant strain that is even deadlier and more contagious. Coronavirus Mutates Into Deadlier Strain

How many cases of Coronavirus are in Nigeria today 22-March-2020.

What started out as an index case has gradually grown to become 30 cases in Nigeria. It has affected more than 300,000 people globally and caused more than 13,000 deaths in many countries. Many had thought the virus could not touch the African continent, but this...

Urinary Tract Infection In Pregnancy Is Common but Downplayed.

Pregnancy is a state in which women experience a myriad of changes. Many of which are normal and wouldn't be any cause for fright. However there are situations in which these changes become a harbinger of something sinister. Sinister enough to lead to Urinary tract Infections (UTI).

#COVID-19: The Catastrophe Unfolding in Kano.

If very urgent steps are not taken right now, Kano - the most populous city in the most populated country in the world's poorest continent - will become the epicentre of COVID-19 in Africa, like New York in America. The big difference is that while New York is the...

BREAKING: Highest number of COVID-19 cases, deaths in West Africa lies within Nigeria.

With 2,388 confirmed infections and 85 fatalities, Nigeria also has the highest number of coronavirus cases and deaths in West Africa. Unarguably Nigeria now has the third-highest number of confirmed cases in Africa. South Africa has the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Africa...

Why is Coronavirus spreading quickly in America?

I think whether to wear a mask is a different challenge for China (East Asia) as it is in the West. Most Westerners think that wearing masks is what patients do, so they lack the good habit of wearing masks. At least in normal times, it's hard for them...

#CoronaVirusOutbreak: List of African Countries with Reported Cases of Corona Virus

The vast majority of Africa had until now largely been spared the COVID-19 pandemic, which has infected at least 135,000 people and killed around 5,000 worldwide. Most countries in Africa report cases were foreigners or people who had traveled abroad bring into the disease into the region -...

#COVID19Nigeria: Corona Virus Suspected Case in Enugu State is Negative.

The suspected case of Corona Virus reported in Enugu State is negative. This is according to the state government who said that the result from the test carried out at the Irrua Specialist Hospital confirmed the status. In a short statement by the permanent secretary, in...