HIV

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Scientists have engineered an antibody that attacks 99% of HIV strains and can prevent infection in primates.It is built to attack three critical parts...

Why we’re changing current 33 percent access to vaccination – NPHCDA boss

The Executive Secretary, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA). Dr Faisal Shuaib, in this interview with TONY AMOKEODO, MATHEW DADIYA and FRANCESCA IWAMBE,...

Lagos Is The Third Most Stressful City In The World

A new survey has placed Lagos as the 3rd most stressful city to reside in the world after Baghdad in Iraq and Kabul in...

Eight steps to exercising intelligently- Eyola

1neGet the most out of your workout routine by following some of my simple tips to help you burn more calories and feel great...

Climate change and your health

By Pelumi Olugbenga.Over the years, changes in our climate have had various impact on our environment and consequently - on our health as well....

Resident Doctors suspend 10-day strike with conditions

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Wednesday suspended its strike with a condition in case the government fails to comply with the...
Angela Onwuzoo

Researchers identify garlic as weapon against urinary tract infections

Garlic extract may be an effective weapon against multi-drug resistant strains of pathogenic bacteria associated with urinary tract infections (UTI), according to a recent...
Angela Onwuzoo

Fruit, vegetable consumption boost mental health

Fruit and vegetable consumption may not only be good for your physical health, it could also boost your mental wellbeing, a new study suggests.A...
Angela Onwuzoo

Foundation urges support for children living with cancer

To reduce the plight of children suffering from cancer in Nigeria, a non-profit organisation, The Dorcas Cancer Foundation(TDCF), has called for urgent intervention and...
Angela Onwuzoo

Family planning leads to desired family size, say experts

Worried by the rise in Nigeria's population and the lack of availability of resources and infrastructures in place, couples have been urged to embrace...

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