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Monday 18 November 2019
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Category: Health

Lassa Fever Has Claimed 3 Lives with 200 under observation in Rivers State says Health Commissioner

Port Harcourt — The Commissioner for Health in Rivers, Dr Theophilus Odagme, has confirmed that three persons have died, while more...

Finland to Help Nigeria in prevention of non-communicable diseases

Lagos —  The Finland Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Pirjo Suomela-Chowdhury, on Tuesday said that her government would continue to...

Aside Processed Meat, Over 50 Foods Cause cancer [Suya Inclusive]

The World Health Organisation in its wisdom has added bacon, burgers, sausage, and other processed meat to the list of substances that...

Sausages, Ham are cancer-causing, red meat ‘probably’ too: UN agency

Paris  — Eating sausages, ham and other processed meats causes colon cancer, and red meat “probably” does too, a UN...

Chewing stick wears out teeth surface, says Dental Surgeon

ABUJA — A Dental Surgeon with Bethel Dental Clinic, Abuja, Dr Isikwei Uche, has said that the constant use of chewing stick to clean...

Russian Scientist Claims He Knows The Secret To Eternal Life

By Andy Wells   Most of us might pray that the key to living forever will be found in our lifetime and, well, it has – according...

‘Angelina Effect’ Is Real: Actress Raised Breast Surgery Awareness

Angelina Jolie Pitt’s breast surgery increased women’s awareness of reconstructive breast surgery options, according to a new study...

Optometrist advises women on eye health

By NAN ABUJA — An optometrist, Dr Anne Ebri, has advised women to embrace regular eye check up to stem the increasing number of blind...

Expert advises Nigerians against use of skin lightening cream

ABUJA — Dr Bola Ogunbiyi, President, Nigerian Association of Dermatology, has advised Nigerians against the use of skin lightening...

Buhari welcomes Nigeria’s removal from list of polio-endemic countries

ABUJA — President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed Friday’s announcement by the World Health Organisation (WHO) that polio is no...