Health

Low blood pressure symptoms, what causes Simon Cowell’s hypotension and why is it common in early pregnancy?

Simon Cowell has revealed low blood pressure led to the horror fall which saw him rushed to hospital and ruled out of the X Factor live shows last week. The…

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Couple who spent £20,000 on IVF over SEVEN years finally get the baby they longed for – after giving up exercise and stopping wearing perfume

A couple who tried for a baby for SEVEN years were finally blessed with a baby boy – after experts told them to give up exercise and avoid wearing perfume….

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Dutch study finds men who have blood transfusions more likely to die if the blood is from a mother

The Red Cross won’t tell men if their blood transfusion came from a pregnant woman even though new research has found the blood of a once pregnant woman can kill…

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WHO renews polio fight in Nigeria

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Saturday renewed its commitment to assist Nigeria combat polio and other child killer diseases. Mrs Masthidisco Moeti, the WHO Regional Director for Africa, said…

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Teeth Whitening, Acne and Splinters: Seven Surprising Ways To Use A Banana Peel

One of the most widely consumed fruits, bananas are popular for good reason. Not only do they taste great but they’re also high in potassium, contain protein and can even…

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Loneliness boosts risk of chronic illnesses, expert warns

Experts have warned that prolonged loneliness has adverse health effects akin to long-term illness like heart attacks, hypertension, and depression. According to Helen Stokes-Lampard, a general practitioner and chairperson of…

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Monkey Pox: Oyo Commissioner For Health Summoned

The Oyo State House of Assembly on Thursday summoned the Commissioner for Health, Mr Azeez Adeduntan, over the recent outbreak of monkey pox in some parts of the country. The…

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Designing Public Health Policy: After Tobacco, What Is Next?

By Bilis Manuel “Coke and Sprite aren’t the only reasons that more than half of New Yorkers are overweight or obese” There is an interesting discussion around initiatives to protect…

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Aisha Buhari publicly scolds Aso Rock Clinic’s CMD

The wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, on Monday publicly upbraided the Chief Medical Director of the State House Clinic, Dr. Husain Munir, over the poor state of the…

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Pupils flee Damaturu schools over injection rumour

Parents on Monday withdrew their children from public primary schools in Damaturu, forcing the schools to shut down over rumours of an unusual injection being administered on the children. The…

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BREAKING: Monkeypox spread to Akwa Ibom

The Monkeypox epidemic has spread to Akwa Ibom State. One case of the disease, which was first detected in Bayelsa state, has been confirmed, the Akw Ibom State Commissioner for…

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New molecule could ‘kick and kill’ HIV

Scientists have developed a novel “kick and kill” technique against HIV that uses a molecule to awaken dormant virus cells and then knocks them out. Current anti-AIDS drugs are highly…

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BRECAN Organises Free Health Screening As It Marks 20th Anniversary With Lecture on 18 – 21 Oct

The Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) has announced the celebration of its 20th anniversary and the 3rd international symposium of the association coming up on the 18th to the…

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Leading cancer researcher, Isa Hussaini, makes case for increased funding for R&D as Academy of Pharmacy inducts six new fellows

The Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy has inducted six distinguished professionals into its esteemed ranks as fellows at an Investiture ceremony in Lagos. Those inducted include Director-General, Nigerian Institute for Pharmaceutical…

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Gombe health workers join nationwide strike

Health workers at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe, have joined their colleagues on indefinite strike action to press home their demands. The workers, under the umbrella of the Joint Health…

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Meet the girl whose heart pushes out of her chest every time she giggles and beats outside of her body

This disturbing video captures a young girl’s heart beating rapidly outside her body because of a rare condition that should have killed her. Each time the youngster, believed to be…

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Arabinrin Akerodolu Inaugurates BRECAN In Kogi

Wife of Ondo State Governor, Arabinrin Betty Akeredolu has officially launched the Kogi State Chapter of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN), with a charge for everyone to join in…

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Same pills, different price… how drug firms rip us off

Drug firms are selling exactly the same medicines for wildly different prices in different packaging, an investigation found. Consumer watchdog Which? exposed cases where branded medicines are sold for as…

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