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10 May 2015
AS Nigeria celebrated the World Asthma Day last Tuesday, May 4, 2015, asthmatics have been reassured that even with their conditions, they can take control of their lives and achieve their life dreams. This comes as health experts say awareness for the disease needs to be increased and sustained with more than 300 million people…
10 May 2015
About this period in many parts of the world most students are either preparing for or taking exams. Some may have already finished exams and are awaiting the result. In Nigeria specifically, final year students are sitting their school leaving exams, while university students should be getting ready for the second semester papers. Of course…
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9 May 2015
IN their blue crisp shirts on black trousers, they majestically matched into the hall, not to arrest anyone, but to learn how they can assist in protecting the reproductive health and rights of women.
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7 May 2015
CONTINUED FROM Tuesday, April 28 In 2005, June 6, the formal sector of Social Health Insurance Scheme was flagged-off by Chief Olusegun Obasanjo– President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, as at today, the scheme has covered all the federal ministries, parastatals and agencies, the Nigerian Police and the Armed Forces. It is now firmly established in…
7 May 2015
RESEARCHERS have validated the leaves of four plant foods commonly consumed in Nigeria namely Gnetum africanum (Ukazi in Igbo), Gongronema latifolium (Utazi in Igbo), Telfairia occidentalis (fluted pumpkin, Ugu in Igbo), Ocimum gratissimum (scent leaf, Nchuanwu in Igbo) for preventing cancers.
7 May 2015
We have considered components of plant food such as minerals and vitamins in the past. These are mostly essential to the body; they are life-saving to the body, but are not produced by the body
6 May 2015
RESEARCHERS suggest that replacing a soft drink or a sweetened milk drink with one such as water or unsweetened tea or coffee every day could significantly reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
3 May 2015
THE Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank Group, last month, approved a $500 million International Development Association (IDA) credit for Nigeria.
2 May 2015
The National President of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) Mr Toyosi Raheem, a medical laboratory scientist, in this interview throws more light on why misdiagnosis still exists in medical laboratory practice, and how some unscrupulous healthcare professionals are killing public health laboratories for their selfish interests. How will you assess the…
2 May 2015
IN our experiencing here on earth, we often need both sorrows and joy to help us mature and progress spiritually.
2 May 2015
WELL, you can announce to the world that you have the best pet in the universe. Your pet is focused, fun to be with, does not bark without a purpose, has the best appetite, is beautiful, not overtly playful, does not mess the house, respects our introduced visitors and gives due regard to you and your household. It is just everything you wanted in a pet.
30 Apr 2015
DOCTORS have blamed excess sugar and carbohydrates for the surge in obesity – not the lack of exercise.

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