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December 2020

Oral Contraceptive Pills Protect Against Ovarian & Endometrial Cancer, Scientists Find

A comprehensive study involving more than 250,000 women, shows that oral contraceptive use protects against ovarian and endometrial cancer. The protective effect remains for several decades after discontinuing the use. The study is published in the journal Cancer Research. Ovarian and

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How To Improve Your Relationship In The New Year, According To Marriage Therapists

All relationships have their ups and downs, even the best ones, which means we could all probably benefit from a January-reboot. And though all couples are different, there are a few universal fundamentals that could make you and your partner’s

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Cross-over Services: Lagos State Government Threatens Anyone Who Flouts Nationwide Curfew With N500,000 Fine

The Lagos state government has warned that residents of the state who attend Crossover services on December 31 and in the process violate the 12 am to 4 am curfew will be charged to court and made to pay a

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Osun State Makes Giant Leap In The Protection Of Depressed, Abused Women

Osun State Commissioner for Women, Children and Social Affairs, Mrs. Olubukola Olaboopo, on Wednesday, says the ministry has created a women clinic where depressed and abused women can get help physically and psychologically. The commissioner made this known during an

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Family Life Coach And Mom, Kemi Oyedepo Sends Words Of Caution To Parents Who Are In The Habit Of Doing This: If that’s how you were raised, change it’

Children will often get on their parents or caregivers nerves, that’s what they do. They will defy you, make silly decisions that will infuriate you, but you must hold back your tongue. It is important to separate that silly act

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Comic Actor, Ali Baba Gives His Opinion On Why Men Prefer To Date Independent Women

Ace comedian and actor, Ali baba, has given reasons why men prefer to date independent women than women who depend on them. The 55-year-old proud dad who is married to a successful banker listed the reasons while reacting to a

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Actress, Ini Dima-Okojie Speaks On Overcoming Her Fibroid Diagnosis

Nollywood actress, Ini Dima-Okojie, has opened up about her journey to overcoming her fibroid diagnosis. The actress who shared her story via her Instagram account revealed that she was diagnosed with fibroid in 2017 but put off treatment while adopting

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Here’s Why Celebrity Mum, Tolu Demuren Is Calling For Stiffer Punishments For False Rape Accusers

Radio personality and mum, Tolu Demuren aka Toolz, says it is time to ensure that people who falsely accuse others of sexual assault face harsher penalties. The mum-of-two like other Nigerians said this in reaction to the growing spate of

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Nurse Tests Positive For COVID-19 Eight Days After He Received Pfizer Vaccine

A California nurse has tested positive for COVID-19 just eight days after receiving the vaccination. ER nurse Matthew W., received the Pfizer vaccine on December 18, and took to his Instagram page to share a picture of the certificate he

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Preacher, Laurie Idahosa Warns On The Likely Outcome Of Caging or Monitoring One’s Partner

Clergywoman, Laurie Idahosa, has warned couples against self-destructive habits in marriages. Laurie warned against possessiveness as one of such habits which she says is obvious in how obsessed a person becomes with monitoring their partner’s phones, other personal gadgets among

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PUNCH Documentary Gives Insight Into The Tortuous Journeys Of Newborns To The Earth Through Traditional Birth Centres

According to UNICEF, in Nigeria, each year, about 262,000 babies die at birth, the which is the world’s second highest national total, while every day in Nigeria, 257 babies die within their first month of life. Most of these children

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Here’s How You’re Unknowingly Exposing Yourself To Diseases And Infections

You have probably heard that the immune system helps to fight off infections and maintain sound health; it actually functions as a network of organs and processes in the body that form a defence against infections and diseases. The stronger

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Superfetation: How This Mum-to-Be Conceived A Third Baby While Already Pregnant With Twins

A woman got pregnant again while still pregnant with twins. The US mum-to-be is now expecting triplets after conceiving while already pregnant with twins. Doctors told the woman and her fiancé they were expecting twins and they were overjoyed with

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WHO Confirms This Particular STI Is Spreading Fast Due To COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed that a “super gonorrhea” is spreading fast due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency says the disease is spreading due to actual antibiotic overuse for those infected with the novel coronavirus. The agency

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#JusticeForDonDavis: Deeper Life High School Management Breaks Silence

The management of the Deeper Life High School in Akwa Ibom state has vowed not to cover up any immoral act perpetrated in the school even as it investigates the alleged sexual abuse of one of its students, Don Davis

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Do You Agree With This Nigerian DJ That Women Who Falsely Allege Rape Should Get Jail Sentences?

Popular Nigerian Disk Jockey, DJ Big N, is of the opinion that women who weaponize sexual abuse should be given the same treatment as actual rapists. He shared this opinion in an Instagram post where he called it despicable that

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‘I’d rather be by myself than to keep making the same mistakes’ -Mary J. Blige On Her Messy Divorce And Mental Health

American singer-songwriter, actress, and philanthropist, Mary J. Blige has opened up about mental health during the holidays. On the latest episode of Taraji P. Henson’s Facebook Watch show Peace of Mind, the 49-year-old diva also talked about her divorce, which played

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Nigerian Doctor, Odogwu’s Encounter With A Pregnant Woman Who Blatantly Refused CS Casts A Major Spotlight On How Religion May Be Fueling Maternal And Infant Mortality

A medical doctor has narrated his desperate attempt to save a woman and her baby after she blatantly refused to undergo Caesarian Section because her church said it’s demonic. The doctor with the twitter name Sports Dokita ( Odogwu) explained

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Why Antibiotics May Be Unnecessary For Your Child’s Ear Infections | Paediatricians Explain

Around 75 percent of children will have at least one ear infection before they reach 3 years old. Ear infections are the most common reason that children visit doctors. Ear infections (otitis media) are no fun for anyone. It occurs when fluid builds up

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Study Finds That Adolescents Who Have Involved Dads Will Likely Turn Out Better Than Their Peers

In low-income families, fathers who are engaged in their children’s lives can help to improve their mental health and behavior, according to a Rutgers University-New Brunswick study published in the journal Social Service Review. The researchers found that adolescents in low-income

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COVID-19 Second Wave: CAN Announces Time All Lagos Churches Must End Their Cross-over Services

The Lagos State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria has directed all churches in the state to close their cross-over services by 11 pm on December 31, 2020. The directive is contained in a statement signed by the Lagos

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On The Anniversary Of Her Divorce, Nigerian Woman, Chiamaka Lists 7 Pitfalls Couples Should Avoid If They Want To Stay Married

Chiamaka Obuekwe, a Nigerian tourism expert took to her Twitter handle yesterday to share some of the lessons she learnt from her failed over a year old marriage to the man of her dream. Chiamaka revealed that she had her

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Media Girl, Toke Makinwa Pens Motivational Post To Women About Financial Freedom Before Marriage

Nigerian OAP, vlogger and entrepreneur, Toke Makinwa, has shared a word of advice with young ladies seeking rich men as life partners without having anything to bring to the table. Taking to twitter, the 36-year-old successful media girl told ladies

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Billionaire CEO, Warren Buffett Offers 6 Tricks For Teaching Kids About Money

With all of his big business deals and philanthropic work, you’d think that billionaire CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett wouldn’t have time to teach the next generation of investors. Not so. In 2011, the “Oracle of Omaha” helped create

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