MonkeyPox: LGBTQ Community Maybe at Greater Risk of MonkeyPox Infection – CDC.

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have recently issued a warning on the monkeypox virus, stating that anyone can get or transfer the virus but a "notable fraction of cases" in the latest global outbreak are happening among gay and bisexual men. “Some groups may...

Pfizer Round Table Event on Breast Cancer Education and Prevention.

The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pfizer Pharmaceutical celebrated it in a unique way. online pharmacy buy levaquin online no prescription pharmacy In a virtual media roundtable (a zoom webinar) on breast cancer, experts from across West Africa's leading health facilities. Topic? Breast Cancer...

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...

Loss of Smell and Taste Updated in Guideline for COVID-19 Self Isolation.

Coronavirus pandemic advice in force since March has required self-isolation for anyone with a new continuous cough or fever - but the advice has now been updated in guidance agreed by the UK's four chief medical officers. A joint statement from the CMOs said: 'From today, all individuals should...

List of State-Owned COVID-19 Testing Centers in Lagos State.

The following is the list of Government-owned COVID-19 test centers located in the 20 local government areas of Lagos State: 1. Somolu Local Government – Wright Memorial Primary Health Centre (Emmanuel Street, Somolu) 2. Ifako Ijaiye Local Government – Ifako Mini Stadium (College Road beside Ifako...

When You Exercise, Ditch your Face Masks.

Given the current circumstances, at-home workouts is highly suggested in order to contain viral transmission and reduce risk of infections. If exercise is conducted in private or isolation areas, wearing face mask might be unnecessary.  In spite of the consistency in the recommendation that people should wear face masks...

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

Obese People Are more at risk of COVID-19 than Others – New Study.

According to emerging data, BMI also plays a role in people who get infected with the coronavirus, with obese people being particularly more high risk than others. The body mass index is a clinical indicator of how "fat" a person is - a function of genetic and environment....

#NCDC Official Recommendation on the Use of Face Masks in Nigeria.

As of Sunday, 2:32 am 31 May 2020, Nigeria Coronavirus pandemic figures stood at; Sample Tested - 60,825Confirmed Cases - 9,855Active Cases - 6,726Discharged Cases - 2,856Death - 273 In view of these, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control offers the following advice to members...