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antibiotic

Federal Government warns against buying antibiotics without prescription

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians against buying antibiotics over the counter, saying it accelerates antimicrobial resistance and leads to avoidable deaths.The FG made this known on Friday at a press briefing to commemorate World Antimicrobial Awareness Week with the ...

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malaria

New Malaria Vector Discovered In Nigeria

A new malaria vector, identified as anopheles stephensi, has been discovered in northern Nigeria. Director-General, Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Prof. Babatunde Salako made this known while speaking to newsmen on Monday. He said the discovery was the most ...

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Lupus

What Is Lupus and 10 things you should know about it.

For a few, Kemi Afolabi’s announcement may be the first time they’d hear of the illness called Lupus.  As new as it can certainly sound, lupus is a common disease in Nigeria with over 100,000 cases diagnosed annually, based on ...

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Doctors Say I’ve Five Years To Live — Actress Kemi Afolabi

The 43-year-old actress made this known during a recent interview with media personality, Chude Jideonwo, where she also disclosed that she had been diagnosed with lupus and has already spent one year out of the five years she was given. ...

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covid19

First case of Covid and flu mix dubbed ‘Flurona’ found in young pregnant woman

The patient was tested at Beilinson Hospital in Petach Tikva in Israel, with doctors finding the co-presences of both the flu and Covid pathogens. A young pregnant woman has tested positive for the first case of Flurona, a mixture of ...

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corps members

Unvaccinated corps members barred from NYSC camps

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has barred unvaccinated corps members from its camps nationwide.NYSC director-general Shuaibu Ibrahim made the announcement while addressing 2021 Batch “C” Stream Two Corps Members and Camp Officials. Ibrahim said the measure will take effect ...

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Dangaria

Video: See the effect of Dangaria drink sold in Nigeria.

This could cause damage to the liver and Kidney. It’s too acidic. Before you drink anything, try to buy a Ph meter to check the acidity of any drink you are drinking in Nigeria. From 7ph and above is Alkaline ...

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alcohol

Help! Addiction Has Taken Everything…

Straight to the point, I’m a chronic addict of alcohol and cigarettes. I use them heavily and that has caused me a lot of health issues. I’m struggling but couldn’t quit. I smoke and drink at the detriment of my ...

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ulo-clay

Ulo clay: Top 10 benefits and uses

Ulo clay is a natural clay with a fine, soft texture. It forms a paste when mixed with water. Some people use this paste for medical or cosmetic benefits, such as treating rashes and acne or as a hair mask. ...

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type2

The Underlying Cause Of Type Ii Diabetes Is Fats That Are Built Up In Our Cells Not Carbohydrate Foods.

Please let us discuss briefly the underlying cause of type II diabetes.The fats that are built up in our cells clogged our cells which prevent Insulin from taking the blood sugar or glucose to our cellsWhen the cells that are ...

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