Lagos lawmaker urges citizens to take proactive steps on health status
The lawmaker representing Mainland Constituency 2 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Moshood Oshun, has called on citizens of the state and especially...
Simple Lifestyle Changes To Lower Your Blood Pressure
High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a condition in which the force of the blood against the artery walls is too high. The ideal blood pressure is ranked between 90/60mmHg and 120/80mmHg. Meanwhile, high blood pressure is either 140/90mmHg or higher and is considered severe if the pressure is above 180/120. Hypertension typically…
Revitalising primary health care centres to treat diabetes, hypertension patients in Delta
Until now, several studies have shown that hypertension and diabetes mellitus are highly prevalent in Nigeria and other low- and middle-income countries (LMIC) and a leading cause of morbidity and mortality.
Seven steps that can lower blood pressure as people age
Want to live a longer, healthier life? One way is to keep your blood pressure at optimal levels as you age — preferably below 120 systolic (the top number) and 80 diastolic
Check Blood pressure despite COVID-19 to avert death, cardiologists advise Nigerians
Cardiologists at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) have stressed that while Nigerians focus on the COVID-19 pandemic, they should constantly check their blood pressure to prevent hypertension...
It's unnatural to be restricted into one space, Jaiyeoba
It is unnatural to be restricted into one space. This is why imprisonment is a traditional way of punishing offenders of societal values and rules.
Stay healthy with regular check-ups
In the pursuit of daily living, many people often forget the saying that “health is wealth,”, that no matter how much money one has, without good health, the money is worthless. And like money, you do not know the value of health until you lose it.One way of staying healthy is by having regular checkups.…
Why vegetarians have 20% higher chance of suffering stroke than meat eaters
Vegetarians have a higher risk of stroke than meat-eaters, researchers have found. Oxford University scientists, who tracked nearly 50,000 people for 18 years, believe low intake of the vitamins from meat may cause the additional risk.