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Cardiovascular disease

21 Sep
The Nigeria Cardiac Society has raised the alarm over rising cases of cardiovascular disease in the country, warning that an unhealthy lifestyle contributes immensely to the disease burden.
24 Mar
Medical experts have emphasised the need for Nigerians to make healthy food choices and also promote awareness of the rising number of people suffering from cardiovascular diseases
23 Sep 2021
Recent studies have confirmed a rise in sudden and unexplained deaths in Nigeria. The researchers conclude that the deaths, which are poorly investigated, are due to cardiovascular diseases.
2 Feb 2021
Leading cardiovascular organisations have called for urgent action to reduce air pollution, which they identified as a key risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and a major contributor to global disease burden.
18 Jun 2019
A clinical trial that followed more than 9,900 people in 24 countries has found that the drug dulaglutide reduced cardiovascular events and kidney problems in middle-aged and older people with Type 2 diabetes.
25 Sep 2017
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) continues to be the world's biggest killer accounting for one in three of all deaths; so little wonder a new drug-stated as the biggest breakthrough since statins has been hailed as a new dawn in heart treatment. In Nigeria, more than 100,000 people will suffer a heart attack every year, but until…
4 Oct 2016
Researchers in Valencia, Spain, participated in an international study that has debunked the association between milk and dairy products and increased cardiovascular risk.


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The Senator Ademola Adeleke Transition Committee, yesterday, said it had discovered another ongoing mass recruitment exercise by the Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, in alleged continuation
20 mins ago
Anambra State Chapter of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), led by Chinwe Orizu, has called for a speedy review of minimum wages of workers in the state, revealing that the monthly take-home is inadequate.
23 mins ago
The Federal High Court, Abuja, will, tomorrow, rule on the case of wrongful substitution of Sam Onuigbo as the winner of All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial primary for Abia Central
23 mins ago
Former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has distanced himself from a recent comment credited to him describing supporters of Labour Party and other political parties as saboteurs.
24 mins ago
A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, presided over by Justice F. O. Riman, will, tomorrow, September 30, 2022, take a decision on the warrant of arrest issued against