Wednesday, 19th January 2022
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30 Oct
The Kaduna state government has stated its commitment to improve the nutritional status of residents, including reducing anaemia
2 Sep
Nigeria needs about $70 billion to reach the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s target of reducing stunting and anaemia in women, as well as increased exclusive breastfeeding in 10 years
25 Jun 2020
Until now, Nigeria and other developing countries struggle to make safe blood available because donations are low and equipment to test blood is scarce.
8 Dec 2018
Anaemia occurs when your blood does not have enough red blood cells. This can happen if the body does not make enough red blood cells, bleeding, which causes loss of red blood cells more quickly than they can be replaced or the body destroys red blood cells. The body makes three types of blood cells-…
9 Sep 2018
Adewale Olakunle Joel is an artist with a passion to use his palette to heal the sick and put smiles on faces of internally displaced persons (IDPs). Working in partnership with the U.S. Consulate, Adewale has held different sessions with children with cancer, sickle cell anaemia, as well as, adults with mental illnesses. He spoke…
14 Jul 2018
Anaemia occurs when your blood does not have enough red blood cells. This can happen if the body does not make enough red blood cells, bleeding, which causes loss of red blood cells...
21 Jun 2018
“I am a victim of it and knowing what my family went through as result of this - the sleepless nights, constant visits to hospital and the long admissions - I started researching into the disease. I discovered I had a part to play in creating awareness and helping in its prevention and eradication,” 45-year-old…
29 Mar 2018
A local spice, Tetrapleura tetraptera, has been validated as ‘cure’ for anaemia and hypertension. Researchers have demonstrated the anti-insulin resistance, anti-lipidemic, anti-obesity, hypotensive and anti-inflammatory properties of water extracts of Tetrapleura tatraptera and the potential for the management of obesity, type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Lipidemic is the presence of excess lipids or fats in…
7 Oct 2017
The body makes three types of blood cells- white blood cells to fight infection, platelets to help your blood clot and red blood cells to carry oxygen throughout the body.
24 Feb 2017
A gynaecologist, Dr Adebayo Sekumade, on Friday urged the Federal and State Governments to create awareness on appropriate nutrition for women to reduce the high rate of anaemia in pregnancy.


5 mins ago
Qatar World Cup ticket sales were launched at reduced prices on Wednesday with residents and migrant workers able to attend games for just $11 as concerns persist over Covid-19. Authorities have not yet announced how many fans will be allowed into stadiums for the first World Cup in an Arab country, which runs from November…
14 mins ago
Israel's justice minister on Wednesday pledged a full investigation into allegations that the controversial Pegasus spyware was used on Israeli citizens, including people who led protests against former premier Benjamin Netanyahu. Pegasus, a surveillance product made by the Israeli firm NSO that can turn a mobile phone into a pocket spying device, has remained a…
55 mins ago
Ellen DeGeneres game show “Game Of Games'' has officially been canceled by NBC after reports that the fourth season of the show hosted by Ellen DeGeneres will be the last on NBC’s network. Ellen's Game Of Games first made its entrance on NBC in 2017 and had eight-episode orders, originally serving as a holiday season…
1 hour ago
Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to 15 count charge of alleged terrorism and treasonable felony. Kanu made his plea at the hearing of the amended charges filed by the Nigerian government against the IPOB leader at the Federal High Court in Abuja. A lawyer to…
2 hours ago
The annual Diamond Special Recognition Awards Worldwide, founded by the CEO of Bustline Media International, Yetunde Oduwole, recently held its 11th edition at the Monarch Event Centre, in Lagos, with FA licensed football agent, Ezinne Dora Kayode, crowned the Outstanding Female Football Agent of the Year. The award project goes around the world to applaud…