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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Nephrotic Syndrome: Kidney Disease

  Anyone can get nephrotic syndrome but it is slightly more common in men than in women. In children, it happens most often between the...

Snake bites: First aid

  Most snakes aren't dangerous to humans. Some exceptions include the rattlesnake, coral snake, water moccasin and copperhead. Their bites can be life-threatening. If you are...

Treatment for Staphylococcus

  Here are the  three main things to do to finally get rid of  stubborn staph infection: Stop using antibiotics: Most of the antibiotics drugs sold in...

UITH doctor decries low health indices in Nigeria

  Former National President of the Association of Public Health Physician of Nigeria (APHPN), Prof Tanimola Akande,   has decried the low health indices in Nigeria. Hence, he...

Men’ll continue to produce sperm until old age — Gynaecologists

A Gynaecologist, Dr Kenneth Adedugba, of Life Care Hospital, Egbe, Lagos, on Sunday said men do not experience menopause like women, but would produce...

Heat-related illness

  A heat-related illness is a medical condition that may occur as a result of heat exposure. Even short periods of high temperatures can cause...

FG to introduce healthcare fund for Lassa fever patients

  The Federal Government is introducing a funding mechanism to carter for patients with confirmed cases of Lassa Fever in the country. This was disclosed by...

How we have been surviving heat waves – Kwara residents

  By Mathew Denis, Ahmed Ajikobi, Kayode Adeoti and Bolujoko Abiodun Excessive heat has become a nagging pain for residents of Kwara State especially, Ilorin, the...

Heat: Meningitis kills 52 in Niger, other states

  The Executive Director, Niger State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Alhaji Usman Ndanusa, has confirmed that cerebrospinal meningitis has claimed eight lives in Borgu...

5 home remedies to ease sore throat

  Sore throats are among one of the most common health ailments. They are typically caused by infections including the common cold, flu and strep...