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Men would have ability to be pregnant, give birth soon – Expert

Dr. Richard Paulson, a fertility doctor has said that in theory, men could attempt to become pregnant as soon as “tomorrow”, thanks to advances in uterus transplant surgeries. Paulson is the outgoing president of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, [...]

November 8, 2017 Health issues
Ekwueme’s treatment abroad

Buhari orders Ekwueme’s treatment abroad

Ekwueme’s treatment abroad: President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate medical treatment of former Vice-President, Dr Alex Ekwueme, outside the country. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, in a statement issued in Abuja, said [...]

November 4, 2017 Health issues
Fake doctor arrested for stealing N290,000 from blind man

Fake doctor arrested for stealing N290,000 from blind man

Fake doctor arrested for stealing N290,000: The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kwara command has arrested one Mr. Hammer Olalekan for allegedly claiming to be a doctor and stealing his patient’s money. The fake doctor who hails from [...]

October 28, 2017 Health issues
Kano First Monkey Pox Case Patient Flees From Hospital

Kano First Monkey Pox Case Patient Flees From Hospital (Photos)

Kano has recorded it’s first Monkey Pox case at Tiga General Hospital in Bebeji Local Government Area of the State. However the patient from Nasarawan Kuki village, reportedly fled from the hospital on Wednesday night after being diagnosed of the disease. [...]

October 27, 2017 Health issues
Collard greens

Vegetables you should be eating

Vegetables you should be eating: If you regularly load up your grocery cart with a variety of veggies, you could be well on your way to a healthier and longer life. But which ones should you reach for? Recent research [...]

October 26, 2017 Health issues
Woman Gives Birth to Miracle Twins, After Doctor Said She was Carrying Fibroid (Photo)

Woman Gives Birth to Miracle Twins, After Doctor Said She was Carrying Fibroid (Photo)

The Miracle twins! A woman with a strong faith has shared her testimony, of how she gave birth to twins, After Doctors declared her wombs filled with Fibroid.. The Woman stood on her ground, and rebuked it, Months later she [...]

October 18, 2017 Health issues

Monkeypox patient commits suicide

One of the 21 suspected monkeypox patients being managed at the isolation facility of the Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital (NDUTH), has committed suicide. He is reported to have committed suicide on Sunday. Eleven persons were suspected to have been [...]

October 17, 2017 Health issues
We did not receive capital allocation in 2017 – Aso Rock Clinic

We did not receive capital allocation in 2017 – Aso Rock Clinic

Aso Villa Clinic have insisted it did not receive any capital allocation in 2017. Permanent Secretary of the State House, Jalal Arabi, said this in a statement issued on Sunday. Arabi said this could be verified from the Ministries of [...]

October 15, 2017 Health issues
Monkeypox

Delta students abandon schools over news of alleged deadly Monkeypox injection

Public and private school children deserted their schools over rumored forceful  Monkeypox vaccination by Army in Ovwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The school children in Ugbomro community, were scared and consequently ran out of their schools for fear [...]

October 13, 2017 Health issues
Monkey pox: Bayelsa intensifies campaign, releases emergency phone lines

Monkey pox cases in Nigeria now 33

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has confirmed that 33 suspected cases of Monkey pox had so far been recorded in seven states of the federation. Adewole made this known to State House correspondents after the meeting of the [...]

October 12, 2017 Health issues
Onitsha

What Is Happening In Onitsha Now?

According to an online user who posted this few minutes ago said that there is tension in Onitsha  over the rumor of school children been forcefully injected with Monkey Pox  vaccine.         [...]

October 12, 2017 Health issues
Sxhool Pulpils Anambra

Panic In Anambra As School Children Scamper For Safety Over Alleged Deadly Immunisation

Awka – Information went viral on Wednesday over a certain medical mission embarked upon by the Nigerian Army in Anambra State. The said medical mission was an inoculation exercise for school children in the state. Sources from the grapevine has [...]

October 11, 2017 Health issues
Monkey pox: Bayelsa intensifies campaign, releases emergency phone lines

Monkey pox: Bayelsa intensifies campaign, releases emergency phone lines

Bayelsa State Government has intensified public enlightenment ‎and civic engagement in its efforts to curb the spread of the viral monkeypox disease. The government urged residents of the state to report all suspected cases of the disease by using hotlines [...]

October 9, 2017 Health issues
APC accuses Wike of sponsoring anti-SARS protest

APC accuses Wike of sponsoring anti-SARS protest

anti-SARS protest: The All Progressives Congress, APC, Rivers State has accused Governor Nyesom Wike of sponsoring the protest against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force in Port Harcourt, the state capital on Friday. The accusation was contained [...]

October 8, 2017 Health issues
Monkey Pox disease

Monkey pox virus: What Buhari, Bayelsa Government must do – Atiku

Former Vice-President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has spoken about the outbreak of the Monkey Pox disease. The infection has spread in Bayelsa State, where a medical doctor and no fewer than 10 persons have reportedly been quarantined as a result [...]

October 6, 2017 Health issues
Woman gives birth on transit on Ogun highway

Woman gives birth on transit on Ogun highway

Woman gives birth on transit on Ogun highway: The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun on Thursday said that it had taken safe delivery of a baby girl whose mother was in transit along Lagos/Ibadan Expressway. The Public Education [...]

October 6, 2017 Health issues
People skipping breakfast risk heart attack

People skipping breakfast risk heart attack

People skipping breakfast risk heart attack: People who skip breakfast or eat poorly to start the day are twice as likely to develop hardened arteries, which can lead to deadly heart disease, researchers said Monday. The study in the Journal [...]

October 4, 2017 Health issues
JOHESU threatens strike

JOHESU threatens strike, vows to shut down hospitals

JOHESU threatens strike:There are strong indications that activities in government hospitals may shut down if the Federal Government fails to meet the demands of the Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly of Health Care Professionals. This is coming as the [...]

September 9, 2017 Health issues
Doctors Protest

JUST IN: Resident doctors commence nationwide strike

Resident doctors across Nigeria have commenced a nationwide indefinite strike. The doctors resolved to proceed on the strike after a meeting of its national leadership that ended in the early hours of Monday.   In a brief statement obtained by [...]

September 4, 2017 Health issues
10 Good Reasons Why You Should Drink A Beer

10 Good Reasons Why You Should Drink A Beer! Number 4 Is Very Important

10 Good Reasons Why You Should Drink A Beer!  Most of us know that excessive drinking is definitely harmful for a number of reasons. However, you may be surprised to learn that an apple a day is not the only [...]

September 4, 2017 Health issues
75% water, sanitation facilities destroyed in northeast

75% water, sanitation facilities destroyed in northeast

The Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast destroyed no less that 75 per cent of the water and sanitation infrastructure in the geo-political zone, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said. Mr Sanjay Wijesekera, UNICEF’s Global Chief of Water, Sanitation and [...]

August 30, 2017 Health issues
Dangerous Malarial Drugs

WARNING: Dangerous Malarial Drugs Removed from Shelves in Europe

Kindly forward to your friends and family The under listed drugs have been proven to be dangerous and are the origin of kidney failure that kills spontaneously.   Listed are designation, form unit and laboratory manufacturer of these drugs.   [...]

August 12, 2017 Health issues
Carbonated Water

Is Carbonated Water Bad For You

Carbonated water looks like a fantastic option for those who can't stand the taste of still water but who would like to avoid dehydration during the day. But there's a myth that the fizzy drink isn't as good for the [...]

August 9, 2017 Health issues
Oluyinka  Olutoye

Osinbajo meets Olutoye Nigerian ‘miracle’ surgeon

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has met the Nigerian medical doctor, Oluyinka  Olutoye, who performed a surgery on an unborn baby and then placed  the baby back in the mother’s womb. Olutoye was the Acting President’s guest at the Villa today, [...]

August 7, 2017 Health issues

Nigerian regulators yet to act months after evidence of unsafe acid levels in Mirinda, Lucozade

Two months after the Consumer Protection Council reported alarming levels of benzoic acid in Mirinda and Lucozade drinks, Nigerian government regulators responsible for taking action have kept mum and have done nothing about it. The CPC had in April revealed [...]

July 12, 2017 Health issues
Remo Stars Football Club were hospitalized

Food poisoning hits Remo Stars FC; 13 players hospitalized after eating semo and egusi soup (photos)

13 players, goalkeeper trainer and media office of the Remo Stars Football Club were hospitalized after food poisoning hit the club. Situation was so bad that their Nigeria Professional Football League clash against the Anambra Warriors of Ifeanyi Ubah Football club meant [...]

July 10, 2017 Health issues
General "8.5m Nigerians have hearing impairment"

General “8.5m Nigerians have hearing impairment”

About 360 million people across the world are living with hearing impairment with 8.5million from Nigerians, a US-based Non-Governmental Organisation, (NGO), Starkey Hearing Foundation has disclosed.   Lack of Audiologists and access to healthcare has been identified as major factors [...]

June 26, 2017 Health issues
wrong testicle removed

Man Gets $870,000 For Losing Healthy Testicle To Surgery

Mr. Steven Haines has been awarded $870,000 million by Pennsylvania jury after he had the wrong testicle removed by his urologist. He had been suffering chronic pain in his right testicle for around 15 years before he opted to see [...]

June 18, 2017 Health issues
3 Body Parts You Always Forget To Wash

3 Body Parts You Always Forget To Wash (Photos)

Hello, guys it is your favorite health blogger – 3 Body Parts You Always Forget To Wash Have you ever been able to scrub and wash the middle of your back? It makes you feel like some places were never [...]

June 9, 2017 Health issues
Nigeria ‘s Market Profitable For Investors – Osinbajo

FG To Distribute 50kg Of Cereal To Each Household In Northeast

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo will on Thursday flag off the distribution of 50kg of cereal to each household in Northeast Nigeria. The distribution is to cover Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Taraba, Bauchi and Gombe states. This was disclosed in a statement [...]

June 8, 2017 Health issues
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