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27 Sep 2020
Text: Isaiah 49:24-26, Rev. 17:6. One notorious group of evil blood collectors is the occultic powers. These are occultic people who drink and use blood for a sacrifice. Some time ago, a lady, who was believing God for the fruit of the womb, met me to pray for her. In the course of our prayer,…
8 Sep 2020
Professor Emeka Chianu of the Faculty of Law, University of Benin has explained that doctors are empowered by law to transfuse blood on children without the consent of their parents. His submission followed the decision of the Supreme Court in Esabunor v Faweya (2019) LPELR-46961 (SC), where a mother refused blood transfusion on her one-month-old anemic child in 1997…
30 Oct 2019
*First global analysis reveals low-income African nations were 100m units deficient The world is in the midst of a critical shortage of blood essential for life-saving transfusions, researchers have warned. A global report showed 119 out of 196 countries - mainly in Africa, Oceania and south Asia - do not have enough supply to meet…
9 Aug 2019
The Rotary e-Club of Greater Nigeria and Rotaract e-Club of Greater Nigeria, District 9125 in partnership with Rotary e-Club One, District 5450 USA, has organized a blood donation drive and sensitized members of the community on the need to keep donate blood to save lives. The event took place during the installation ceremony of the District Rotaract Representative in Ibadan, Oyo State.
29 May 2019
The Jonas Brothers - Nick, Joe and Kevin - made a huge comeback this year. From a reunion to releasing two hit singles, announced a new album,  show-stopping Tours, documentary with Amazon Prime Video, to signing a book deal, it's been quite a banner year for the brothers.   For those of you who have…
12 May 2019
Arteries supply blood from the heart to other parts of the body. According to experts, when arteries are in good condition, they allow the flow of oxygen-rich blood throughout the body, but clogged arteries block the flow of blood. Dr. Olayide A. Jinadu, Medical Director at Charis-Med Hospital, Lagos, who says the condition is common…
14 Apr 2019
Dr. Olayide A. Jinadu, Medical Director at Charis-Med Hospital, Lagos, throws light on Hepatitis B, the causes and how it can be handled. GERALDINE AKUTU reports. What causes Hepatitis B and the symptoms? Hepatitis B is caused by Hepatitis B virus. The symptoms are usually nonspecific, they could be jaundice (yellowness of the eye), abdominal pain,…
A person donating blood
13 Jan 2019
Despite advances in medicine and scientific technology, one thing that has not been successfully created artificially is blood. Being a natural “product” in the human body, blood is composed of red or white cells, proteins and a fluid called plasma; in which these cells and constituents are suspended. These constituents are produced by the body…
31 Aug 2018
Studies have revealed that people who miss breakfast, which is the most important meal of the day, have better blood-sugar levels if they choose to snack on almond nuts mid-morning. According to the studies, almonds may compensate for skipping breakfast as well as improve insulin resistance in the body, just as research suggests it contains…
25 Aug 2018
When you have this disease, your body does a poor job turning the carbohydrates in food into energy. This causes sugar to build up in your blood. Over time it raises your risk for heart disease, blindness, nerve and organ damage, and other serious conditions. It strikes people of all ages, and early symptoms are…
24 Dec 2017
If your blood sugar stays over 240, it is too high. Usually, high blood sugar occurs slowly, when an individual does not have enough insulin in the body. It can also happen if you miss taking your diabetes medicine or eat too much without enough physical exercise. Sometimes, medications taken for other health problems may…
11 Jun 2016
After months of shooting on location and post-production works, star-studded Nollywood movie, Blood in the Lagoon is ready to premiere on July 22, courtesy of Film One Distributions.

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