Worried by the rising cases of cardiovascular diseases in the country, especially hypertension, the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF), cardiologists and nutritionists have advocated review of national guidelines for food production.
29 Sep 2022
A ‘state of the science’ review details the most reported symptoms of six cardiovascular diseases (CVDs): heart attack, heart failure, valve disease, stroke, heart rhythm disorders, and peripheral artery
24 Sep 2022
Many flowering plants in nature and cultivated gardens all over the world aren’t just beautiful to be used only as ornamentals, they are also
5 Aug 2022
World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, offered an explanation why healthy life expectancy in the African region increased on average by 10 years per person between 2000 and 2019.
21 Apr 2022
Stakeholders have called for a need to support integration of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) into the basic healthcare provision fund (BHCPF) and social health insurance benefit packages in four states in Nigeria.
26 Nov 2021
A consequence of global warming is the greater frequency and intensity of extreme heat events. This extreme heat is associated with a greater risk of adverse cardiovascular incidents
6 Aug 2020
Experts have advised on consumption of fish and its derived products for the prevention of cardiovascular and other diseases.
11 Apr 2020
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.
30 Jan 2020
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Farmkash, Mr. Patrick Ugwumba, has provided tips on foods for prevention of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs). Ugwumba at a training of food stakeholders in Lagos said more deaths due to cardiovascular...
16 Apr 2019
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has urged the Federal Government to take concrete measures to address the growing burden of diabetes, cardiovascular and other non-communicable diseases...
13 Dec 2018
Five months into this discussion, we have established certain facts about sugar and 100% fruit juice. We have also deconstructed certain myths that have rubbed some individuals of the benefits of pure fruit juice.
22 Nov 2018
Cardiovascular diseases is a general term used to describe a range of disorders that affect the heart. Cardiovascular disease, which is also called heart disease, is the leading cause of death among men and women in the United States.