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6 Jul 2015
OVERWEIGHT cancer patients are more likely to survive after treatment for advanced stages of the disease, new research has revealed. Doctors branded their findings a ‘surprise’, having expected thinner patients to fare better. Their study found patients with a low to healthy body mass index (BMI) lived on average two-and-a-half months less than overweight and…
6 Jul 2015
A new study has found that an experimental vaccine completely prevented HIV infection in half of monkeys given the jab. The monkeys were given the vaccine and then exposed to high doses of an aggressive virus that is the equivalent of Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in humans. The results were so…
5 Jul 2015
There is a difference between a cure and a healing, and this underlies the difference between medicine and spirituality.
5 Jul 2015
Obika’s wife is threatening him with divorce because the latter has lost his status as the breadwinner of the home. He invested his capital in a joint business with a group of friends which turned out to be an illegal drug business. The case is with the security agents.
5 Jul 2015
IN the last article, I concluded that Jeremiah from the religion of Judaism, Jesus, the assumed leader of the Christian religion and Mohammed the purported founder of the Islamic religion lived ahead of their times.
World Bank Group
4 Jul 2015
THE World Bank, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have described the Personal Health Record (PHR) – a tool on maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH) of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa – as a necessity to building health information and having consistency of data from different health facilities.
4 Jul 2015
DETERMINED to ensure that malaria reporting remains a topical and relevant health issue as it affects Nigerians, Malaria No More held a Malaria Free Nigeria-Media Round Table (MRT) recently to ensure that malaria issues are clearly reported.
4 Jul 2015
IN the last week, we have laboured to understand the concept of breeding of animals. But as it goes, it has become trickier to understand, as a reader recently posited. Let me confess to you that I have found the study of genetics to require an uncommon understanding for one to digest its principles. I…
4 Jul 2015
The heart pumps blood to the lungs, where it drops off carbon dioxide (a waste product) in exchanged for fresh and life-giving oxygen for delivery to every cell in the body. In this way, the blood brings nourishment to all the cells, tissues and organs, especially the liver and the brain, which control every part of the body.
3 Jul 2015
• Common diabetes drug injected at breakfast suppresses appetite, researchers find A diabetes drug approved for used as a weight-loss aid helped obese patients lose more than a stone (6.35 kilogrammes) on average, in a new year-long trial A diabetes drug approved for use as a weight-loss aid helped obese people lose more than a…
3 Jul 2015
RESTAURANT meals can be just as bad for you as cheap fast-food takeaways, a study has found. They are just as bad for salt and cholesterol levels as burger bars, according to researchers. Home-cooked meals were healthiest of all, as people who cooked their own food ate around 200 calories less than those who bought…
3 Jul 2015
• Children born to genetically diverse parents are more intelligent than their ancestors AS the world becomes more connected and cultures merge researchers are starting to see how this is playing a role in our evolution. A study has found humans today are taller and more intelligent than their ancestors, and the cause has been…

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ANAMBRA STATE, Nigeria, August 10, 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-The management of Newstide Publications Limited, publishers of Prime Business Africa, organises a colloquium in honour of late Nigerian diplomat, Ambassador Ejeviome Eloho Otobo who was a member of its Board of Directors. Late Ambassador Otobo, aged 70, who also served as a member of the Editorial…
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Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Wednesday said the state government is constructing a new 1.2-kilometer drainage diversion in the Ilubirin area of the state.
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Barring last minutes changes, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila will commission the official residences of the members of the Rivers State House of Assembly.