Saturday, 21st May 2022
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16 Sep 2016
The Executive Director, Sabina Idowu-Osehobo, who spoke at a performance review of the organisation’s Media Relations Committee (MRC) in Benin City, Edo State, said the vulnerable were to benefit from the programme.
12 Sep 2016
New research has shown how chili peppers and ginger combine to create a compound that fights cancer.
9 Sep 2016
Edible ginger-derived nano-lipids created from a specific population of ginger nanoparticles show promise for effectively targeting and delivering chemotherapeutic drugs used to treat colon cancer...
1 Sep 2016
A seminar series designed to address the challenges of hypertension, diabetes, cancer, among others, and make every executive healthier, the natural way comes up on September 4 to 10 at Spicery Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos.
12 Aug 2016
The treatment of diseases from diabetes to multiple sclerosis could be revolutionised by a breakthrough in bone marrow transplants.
15 Jul 2016
Large studies have shown how athletes suffer markedly fewer cancers of the lungs, kidneys, breasts, ovaries and cervix.
11 Jul 2016
Chemists at The Ohio State University, United States, are developing paper strips that detect diseases including cancer and malaria - for a cost of 50 cents per strip.
8 Jul 2016
A Consultant Physician and Nephrologist, Dr Abayomi Aiyesimoju, on Friday, said ``people faced with emotional trauma are at risk of getting cancer.
7 Jul 2016
Need for greater accuracy in diagnosis is increasing the use of Computerised Tomography (CT) scans by doctors.In the United Kingdom (U.K.), about three million CT scans are carried out each year, and the rate per person is around five times higher in the United States (U.S.).
1 Jul 2016
As the cancer scourge continues to spread in Nigeria, the Chief Medical Director, University College Hospital (UCH) Prof Temitope Alonge, yesterday raised the alarm that it has been ...
23 Jun 2016
A summary of the final evaluations was published yesterday in The Lancet Oncology, and the detailed assessments would be published as Volume 116 of the IARC Monographs.
20 Jun 2016
Scientists at the University of Pittsburgh, United States (U.S.) have developed a unique method for detecting antibodies in the blood of patients.


22 mins ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
1 hour ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
2 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
3 hours ago
Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.
3 hours ago
Kylian Mbappe has decided to stay at Paris Saint-Germain despite weeks of speculation linking the forward to a move to Real Madrid, according to widespread reports on Saturday.