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GE Launches Nigeria’s First 3D Auto-Ultrasound Breast Centre

GE, one of the world’s leading Digital Industrial companies, recently equipped Nigeria’s first Breast & Gynaecology Centre with state-of-the-arts medical machineries. The centre, which was unveiled recently in Lagos, in partnership with Reddington Group reaffirms GE Healthcare’s commitment to achieving the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) Sustainable Development Goal by improving …

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Six Things You Should Know About Your Cholesterol Level

You’ll be surprised how little people know about something as important as their cholesterol level. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 6 things you should know about your cholesterol level. Your Body Actually Needs Cholesterol Cholesterol actually has health benefits which your body needs. Cholesterol helps to make …

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‘Women At Menopause Can Bear Children’by Dr Omuku Samuel

Dr Omuku Samuel,on Wednesday  a gynaecologist at the Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, has said women at menopause can still bear children with the aid of In Vitro- Fertilisation (IVF). He explained that the oestrogen of such women that were lost could be regenerated medically to keep them healthy and strong …

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OUTBREAK OF MENINGITIS IN NIGERIA

• Vaccine for disease remains scarce, costly • Nigeria needs N23.4bn to procure drugs • To begin immunisation with .5m doses in Zamfara • Lagos alerts residents, denies recording any case The scarcity of the needed vaccines to stem the growing epidemic of cerebrospinal meningitis (CSM) is causing more deaths …

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Wash your hands before/after doing these 7 things!

It’s important to properly wash the hands to get rid of germs before taking on anything that has a likelihood of being ingested Celebrities washing their hands at the Dettol handwash site. Washing the hands is one of the (most hygienic) way to keep germs at bay. The hands over …

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Reasons Why You Should Replace Sugar With Honey

Sugar came in the middle of the night, chased away honey and became king in the morning. A classic case of usurpation. Today, it is so many people can’t do without sugar. In their morning tea, they must add several cubes of sugar. Regardless, no matter how widely spread the …

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Tuberculosis: Symptoms, prevention and treatment

Tuberculosis, one of the top 10 causes of deaths worldwide, is an infectious disease that usually attacks the lungs. It can also spread to other parts of the body like the brain and spine. Through the air, just like a cold or flu, when someone who is sick coughs, sneezes, talks …

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