Category: Health

Expert says 13% of Nigerians risk being mentally deformed

Expert says 13% of Nigerians risk being mentally deformed

At least 13 per cent of Nigerian children risk growing up with mental deformity unless proper iodine is part of their nutrition, according to professo ...
Heritage Bank partners Oyo State on N50bn Healthcare Endowment Fund

Heritage Bank partners Oyo State on N50bn Healthcare Endowment Fund

Heritage Bank Plc has partnered Oyo State Government in transforming the healthcare sector through the N50billion Healthcare Endowment Fund, as part o ...
As Your Weight Creeps Up, So Does Your Risk of Heart Failure

As Your Weight Creeps Up, So Does Your Risk of Heart Failure

By Steven Reinberg (HealthDay News) -- Gaining even a little weight can increase your chances of developing heart failure, a new study finds. Ad ...
New Hope in Search for Vaccine Against Gonorrhea

New Hope in Search for Vaccine Against Gonorrhea

By Steven Reinberg A vaccine to protect people from the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea may be one step closer to reality, New Zealand resea ...
Sleep problems may be early sign of Alzheimer’s

Sleep problems may be early sign of Alzheimer’s

Poor sleep may be a sign that people who are otherwise healthy may be more at risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life than people who do ...
Ten Benefits of Vitamin E oil


Ten Benefits of Vitamin E oil


Written by Zawn Villines Vitamin E is not a single vitamin, but rather a group of fat-soluble vitamins with antioxidant effects. Antioxidants figh ...
Nigeria: At Government Hospitals, Life Is Cheap

Nigeria: At Government Hospitals, Life Is Cheap

Per Second News----The purpose of hospitals is to provide health facilities in a hygienic environment, but some of the government hospitals in Nigeria ...
Could lack of vitamin A be a cause of diabetes?

Could lack of vitamin A be a cause of diabetes?

By Honor Whiteman Researchers have found that vitamin A may be crucial to the insulin-secreting function of beta cells, a discovery that could ...
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