Women’s Health


Following the recent outbreak of monkey pox in Bayelsa, Nigeria, about 10 people have been infected and 49 people under surveillance. What is Monkey Pox? Monkeypox is a rare disease that is caused by infection with monkeypox virus. Monkeypox virus belongs to the Orthopoxvirus genus in the family Poxviridae. The […]

MONKEY POX


        CEREBROSPINAL MENINGITIS (CSM)   THE current outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, in Nigeria is repetition of series of outbreaks mostly affecting States in the upper parts of the country which fall within the African Meningitis Belt. The meningitis epidemic is being caused by Neisseria Meningitides type […]

CEREBROSPINAL MENINGITIS


Tuberculosis (TB) also called Koch’s disease is an infectious disease that usually affects the lungs. Compared with other diseases caused by a single infectious agent, tuberculosis is the second biggest killer, globally. In 2015, 1.8 million people died from the disease, with 10.4 million falling ill. In the 18th and […]

TUBERCULOSIS (KOCH’S DISEASE)



We will soon enter the rainy season in Nigeria. Scientists are studying the various health problems caused by the mysterious mosquito-borne Zika virus. While they know more about the virus than they did over a year ago, the full spectrum of Zika related health risks—including the ones that may impact adults—remains […]

5 Health Risks Of Zika Virus That Can Affect Anyone


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1. General Health Oats contain a higher count of well-balanced protein compared to other types of cereals. They also contain phytochemicals that provide protection against various chronic diseases. A healthy balance of fatty acids provides longevity and good health. They are packed with essential minerals and vitamins, like folic acid, vitamin E […]

10 Health Benefits Of Oats You Wish You Knew




  Cervical cancer is killing women at a rate much higher than previously estimated, a new study shows. Previous research into cervical cancer mortality rates didn’t account for women who’d had hysterectomies: It’s impossible to develop cervical cancer after a hysterectomy because the procedure removes the uterus and cervix. In […]

Death Rate From Cervical Cancer Higher Than Expected, New Studies ...