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Hair dye, chemical relaxers can elevate risk of developing breast cancer – Research

Common salon hair treatments can drastically increase the risk of breast cancer, a study suggests. Researchers at Rutgers University found there was an alarming increase in risk of developing the disease when certain women used dark hair dye and chemical relaxers. Black women who dyed their hair had a 51 percent increase in risk and […]

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Redeemer’s University Makes Major Health Breakthroughs, Gets Patent on Ebola, Lassa Test Kits.

Research scientists at the African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases (ACEGID) of Redeemer’s University, Ede, Osun state have made a remarkable break-through, as they secure patents for Ebola Virus Disease and Lassa Fever Test kits. The test kits are able to detect the viruses in human body fluids within 10 minutes of […]