Thursday, April 25, 2019
Over 108,575 children under the age of five in rural communities across Niger State have been immunised by the United Nations International Children Education Fund. Coordinator of UNICEF’s Hard to Reach Communities in the state, Dr. Mohammed Khalid, disclosed that...
A team of ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialists has demonstrated that eating honey after swallowing a button battery has the potential to reduce serious injuries in small children. Based on findings in laboratory animals, the research suggests that this...
A surgeon, Dr Benjamin Olowojebutu, says no drug will shrink fibroids in a woman. Olowojebutu, also the Founder, Benjamin Olowojebutu Foundation, a non-governmental organisation made this known at a news conference on Saturday in Lagos. Fibroids are non-cancerous abnormal growths that...
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to totally ban Codeine syrups in the country. Tambuwal made the call while speaking at a Senate Rountable on Drug Abuse held in Kano. The two-day programme was...
Fertility challenges can be tough. On top of the emotions and impact on your relationship, sperm health has historically been tied to the concept of male virility, or “manliness.” Even though that isn’t the case, it can make sperm...
Sugar may be bad not only for your teeth and your waistline, but also for your mental health, claimed a study Thursday that was met with skepticism by other experts. Researchers at University College London compared the reported sugar intake...
WORRIED by the poor state of health facilities in the country, the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwivesc President of the NANNM, Mr. Abdulrafiu Adeniji, who disclosed this during the International Day of Midwives...
A father-of-two has revealed that 90 per cent of his body was left covered in burns and he was temporarily blinded after a reaction to antibiotics. Josh Dennis, 38, was prescribed the drugs to cure a staph infection in...
These disturbing pictures show a baby who was born in India with an additional head attached to its stomach. As well as the separate appendage, which has no ears and eyes due to being partly developed, the infant...
Migrants and refugees flooding into Europe have presented European leaders and policymakers with their greatest challenge since the debt crisis. The International Organization for Migration calls Europe the most dangerous destination for irregular migration in the world, and the...