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IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE

We all know what immunization and vaccination means and its importance to the populace especially the children. Here is a concise list and arrangement of what your immunization schedule should look like. It’s also important to ask about the vaccine your child/children are taking at the scheduled date, that is why its important to attend […]

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Male Contraceptive Gel Set To Go On Trial Next Year

A new male contraceptive gel is set to go on trial next year, designed to halt the production of sperm to prevent pregnancy. More than 400 couples will test the product for the major study, due to launch in April 2018. RECOMMENDED: Contraceptive Implant Device, Implanon NXT Is The Way To Go!!! The trial will mark […]

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How Weight Loss can stop Diabetes Type 2

Weight loss have been a medical and social discuss for centuries with different schools of thoughts postulating the pros and cons of weight loss. Diabete Type 2 have now been linked to weight loss. According to the World Health Organization, diabetes affects approximately 422 million people worldwide. Approximately 90% of cases are type 2 diabetes, […]

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Cigarette smoke affect breastfeeding patterns — Study

Surprisingly quite a handful of ladies are taken to smoking cigarette. A huge number live with a spouse, a brother or a father who smokes. However, a new study have been able to link secondary cigarette smoke exposure to breastfeeding in mothers. Cigarette smoke affect breastfeeding is more than one ways, the study reveals. Researchers […]

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Ties Restrict Blood Flow, Reduce Work Performance – Study

Men love ties. For some, it is a necessary accessory in the attire they wear to the office or any corporate or social function. It is also a part of many work uniforms. However, a new study by researchers in Germany has warned that ties could hamper men’s work performance as it compresses veins that […]

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NYSC Member, Late Nkechi Shown on CCTV being rushed into hospital for treatment.

NYSC – National Youth Service Corps member who was killed by a police man have drawn public outcry on social media and in the country. Already, various government bodies, including the Police and the National Assembly have commenced investigations into the matter. However, I saw this chronological account of what happened in the Hospital, as […]

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Why Drinking Tea Without Sugar Is Best for You

Speaking of pleasure, what could be more delightful than a cup of tea, coffee or chocolate drink when reading through the dailies or after a stressful meeting? But researchers found that adding sugar to tea or cocoa may reduce its beneficial health effects. In a new study, researchers at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, […]

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World Blood Donor Day 2018: 13 Myths On Blood Donation You Must Set Aside.

Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood products for patients in need. […]

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Novartis Summit: Networking in Health System necessary for better Heart Failure care – Mbakwe

SPONSORED POST: To improve heart failure care in Nigeria, there must be greater cooperation between cardiologists and other healthcare professionals, as well as a more systematic coordination of heart healthcare within the health system, distinguished Consultant Cardiologist, Prof. Amam Mbakwem, has said. Speaking at the 2018 Novartis International Cardiovascular Summit in Lagos which focused on Heart […]

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Novartis Nigeria Employees Donate Blood to Save Lives

SPONSORED POST: Pharmaceutical company Novartis, in collaboration with the National Blood Transfusion Service and the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service, recently organized a blood donation drive where Novartis employees voluntarily donated blood to save the lives of patients. The blood donation exercise which took place in Lagos, Ibadan, Enugu and Abuja. It was organized in celebration […]

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Lassa Fever: CDC Nigeria Commences Training Of Health Workers Clinical Diagnosis, Management

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, cdc Nigeria, has commenced a nationwide training of healthcare workers on case management, laboratory diagnosis, prevention and control of Lassa fever. The Chief Executive Officer of the centre, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, made the announcement on Friday during a press briefing on Lassa fever in Abuja. Ihekweazu said that after […]

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Ramadan: Healthy Fasting Tips for long distance traveling during this period.

Ramadan is best spent at home with family, reflect and become closer to god, but different situations may require you to travel and those travel timings may coincide with your fast. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, highlights some tips to help you make it easy for yourself and not to miss out on […]

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Research: Taking A Bus Is Safer Than Driving Your Private Car

You know how it is that everybody is rushing off to get a new private ride? Those shining ones that speaks more about more about class than about the actual need for moving from point A to point B? How is it that most people believe that public bus transport systems (Metro systems) is too […]