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Condoms

Society for Family Health (SFH) has disclosed that Nigerians consume over 400 million condoms annually. Speaking in Lagos on Tuesday during the launch of Flex condom, SFH’s Managing Director, Bright …

Since almost half of the body is made up of water, drinking several cups every day is one of the simplest ways to better your health and lifestyle. Notwithstanding, what …

Sleep is the ultimate stress reliever. Hence, it is important for you to get at least 8 hours of sleep according to a majority of experts. While sleep duration is …

Some of us cannot do without chewing gum daily.  This is because the flavour or mint of the gum help masks or prevent mouth odour. While there are positive benefits …

Driving in the rain can be very stressful and dangerous because it will be very difficult to see the road and conditions may be terrible. Hence, you have to be …

Many of us are guilty of texting-walking. This should not surprise anyone because we are now in the smartphone age. With its arrival, we are always distracted while driving and …

If you have plans in mind to keep fit or lose some weight, you may be thinking of hiring a personal trainer. Depending on your preference, the trainer may either …

Plane crashes are usually a rare occurrence, but when it happens, the results can be fatal. Clearly, nobody prays for a plane crash. But the truth is you cannot rule …

A professor, Adegboyega Fawole of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, UITH, has warned that Human Papiloma Virus (HPV) has been found in the throat of people engaging in oral …

Bad breath (known as halitosis) can occur as a result of poor dental hygiene or a sign of underlying health issues. Bad breath or halitosis is embarrassing, its one situation …

Drinking water at certain specific times of the day could be beneficial to you in ways you probably never even  imagined? Well, we are here to tell you that guzzling …

Of course no one wants to be 25 and look 40. The goal is to have a skin that is constantly rejuvenated and as fesh and smooth as a baby’s. …

When a program is catered to your needs, it is believed that you’re more likely to follow it. So, here are three simple steps to follow if truly you want …

The beard is a symbol of consciousness.In many cultures around the world And for others, it is a sign of masculinity. There are people that are naturally blessed with beards. …

The Director of Primary Health Care in Akoko-Edo Local Government Council of Edo, Dr Sunday Yerumoh, on Monday confirmed two cases of Lassa fever in the locality. Yerumoh made the …

Alcohol

There is absolutely nothing wrong with desiring to end the day, especially since it is Friday, by downing several bottles of your preferred drink. The problem here is when you …

Deputy Director of Enforcement, Stephen Esumobi says the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) has sealed 397 drug stores in Abia State for various offences. He said the action was in …

When asthma occurs, thicker mucus is produced and the lining of the airways become inflamed and swollen. Not every asthma comes severe (although it’s a condition that should be given …

Amara Kanu shares five steps to keeping in great shape and staying healthy.At a size 10 with three kids, the fitness and wellness enthusiast/wife of ex professional footballer Kanu Nwankwo …

At least two persons have been confirmed dead, while 25 other residents of Lagos State are receiving treatment in hospitals following an outbreak of cholera in three local government areas …

Human body is made up of different types of cells and tissues, it’s an amazing body of work.The body has the capacity to do mindblowing/almost impossible things that can only …

A “routine” cataract surgery uncovered nearly 30 contact lenses stuck together in two separate chunks in a 67-year-old British woman’s eye. Initially published in the British Medical Journal on July …

The National Health Insurance Scheme through its Executive Secretary, Usman Yusuf confirms that it has removed about 23,000 ghost enrolless from its scheme. Mr. Yusuf said the enrolless who have …

TWO laboratory scientists, Prof. Dennis Agbonlahor, a former Vice-Chancellor of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma and the Edo State Chairman of Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria, Dr. Raymond Omorodion, …

Veteran American rapper, DMX, who is a drug addict has checked himself into rehab to get help over his worrisome health. According to TMZ, he had to cancel three shows …

World Malaria Day 2017,Access Bank, PSH Alliance & Hacey Health push for prevention of Malaria

Historic advice for pregnant women, according to a new Viewpoint published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Most adults remember the traditional guidelines for expectant mothers. Get …

There’s a mountain of evidence to show that the well-researched Mediterranean diet can help reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes. And good news! That very same diet …

Moster

A father suffering from a genetic condition has hundreds of bubble-like tumours covering his entire body. the 47- year old Shadot Hossain is believed to be suffering from neurofibromatosis – …

cervical cancer

Cervical cancer occurs in the cells of a woman’s cervix (the lower part of the uterus that is connected to the vagina). Women stand a risk of having cervical cancer …

A vegetarian doesn’t eat meat, including chicken, fish, beef and in some cases might stay off animal produce like eggs, honey and diary products as well (some eat these as …

The Kwara Commissioner for Health, Dr Suleman Alege, has called for proper registration of Herbal Practitioners in the state.   Alege made the call at the inauguration of the Committee …