TEST FOR HIV WHEN YOU ARE PREGNANT – AISHA BUHARI TO NIGERIAN WOMEN

Wife of the President, Dr. Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerian women to test for HIV when they are pregnant. This, she...

AMBODE INAUGURATES DRUG REHAB, SKILL ACQUISITION CENTRE BUILT BY TINUBU

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday inaugurated a Drug Rehabilitation and Skill Acquisition Centre in Ajah built by Senator representing Lagos Central...

UN BODIES CALL FOR ELIMINATION OF FGM BY 2030

by Edoamaowo Udeme The United Nation Children's Fund (UNICEF), The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and UN Women have called for sustained action otwards the...

WORLD CANCER DAY 2019: WHO CALLS FOR SUSTAINED ACTION AS NIGERIA RECORDS 9.6 MILLION...

By Edoamaowo Udeme, Abuja As cancer continues to be one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide, The World Health Organisation, (WHO) has called for...

BREAST CANCER: AKEREDOLU’S WIFE URGES SURVIVORS TO BE HELPING AGENTS

Wife of Ondo State Governor and Founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria, (BRECAN), Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu -Akeredolu has reiterated her commitment to the...

DIET SODA LINKED TO RISK FOR DIABETIC BLINDNESS

Drinking diet soda may raise the risk for a severe type of diabetic eyedisease that can lead to blindness, a new study says. The study, published in Clinical and...

HOW TO NATURALLY PREVENT HAIR LOSS

If you search online for "natural hair loss treatments," a long list of tonics, creams, and supplements appears.But do they work? Doctors spend a lot of time steering...

KIDNEY DISEASE RISK TIED TO SUGAR-SWEETENED DRINKS

People who drink lots of sugar-sweetened drinks may be putting themselves at a heightened risk for kidney disease, a new study suggests. The study of more than...

WEARABLE SENSORS CAN DETECT OPIOID OVERDOSE

The number of drug overdose deaths in the US more than tripled between 1999 and 2016, with opioids accounting for the majority -- in...

DFID RESCUES 1.24M CHILDREN FROM SEVERE MALNUTRITION IN NORTHEAST

By Jutha Gupah Maiduguri The Department for International Development (DFID) in partnership with Children’s Fund; has averted severe acute malnutrition (SAM) among 1.24 million children...