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17 Sep 2019
Researchers already know that excess body fat can increase the risk of diabetes, but a new study shows that one form of fat, in particular — the “invisible” one that accumulates around organs and intestines — can heighten this risk more than seven times, at least in women.
11 Sep 2019
A small clinical study in California, United States (U.S.), has suggested for the first time that it might be possible to reverse the body’s epigenetic clock, which measures a person’s biological age.
19 Aug 2019
Undergoing surgery in old age raises the risk of “silent strokes” that hasten cognitive decline, scientists have warned.
8 Feb 2019
A new research, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, finds that sleep deprivation increases sensitivity to pain by numbing the brain's painkilling response.
5 Feb 2019
People who spend a lot of time sitting are more likely to experience some adverse health conditions, such as obesity.
31 Jul 2018
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the weekend approved the number of players selected by national U-17 coach, Manu Garba for the mandatory Magnetic Resonance Imagery (MRI) scan, which would be conducted on the Golden Eaglets ahead of the zonal qualifiers for the 2019 Africa U-17 Nations Cup scheduled for Tanzania. The Eaglets are billed to…
28 Jul 2016
The Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria (RRBN) has commenced efforts to ensure that the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) services are made available to more Nigerians.
16 May 2016
For long-term members of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), praying helps to reduce alcohol cravings when confronted with a triggering situation.This is according to a new study, which explored the brain physiology of recovering alcoholics who had been involved with the program for years.


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US President Joe Biden said Friday he is likely to speak to the leaders of Russia or Ukraine in an attempt to defuse growing tension over a Russian military build-up and an alleged coup plot.
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Canada on Friday banned foreign travelers from seven African countries Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe over concerns about the spread of a new Covid strain.
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The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, says the Federal Government’s determination to crush banditry remains unwavering with a court declaring bandit groups as terrorists.
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An applicant, Emmanuel Anakan on Friday appeared in a Karu Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for alleged forgery and defamation of a Former Minister of Aviation, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode.
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EVENT:  Please join us on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, for a digital press briefing with Katrina Fotovat of the U.S. Secretary of State’s Office of Global Women’s Issues on the topic of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV.) Ms. Fotovat will discuss the Biden-Harris Administration’s commitment to preventing and responding to GBV, including through…