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Why You Should Limit Sugar Content In Your Child’s Foods, According To Paediatrician, Dr. Nuhu Sule

A paediatrician, Dr. Nuhu Sule, has advised parents to limit their children’s consumption of sugary foods and beverages to avoid diabetes and other health problems. The expert gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna

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Why Men Are More Likely To Die From Diabetes Than Women, According To Experts + Ways To Avoid Risk Factors

Diabetes is a disease in which blood sugar (glucose) levels in your body are too high. Diabetes can cause serious health problems. For example, when someone begins to experience frequent urination, increased thirst and increased hunger, all is certainly not well

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General Hospital MD, Dr. Taiwo Hassan Warns Traditional Birth Attendants Against Admitting And Treating Pregnant Women With These Ailments

Medical Director at the General Hospital, Ikorodu, Dr. Taiwo Hassan, has warned Traditional Birth Attendants against admitting and treating pregnant women with some certain health conditions. Dr. Hassan urged TBAs to know their limits and refer pregnant women with hypertension,

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Nephrologist Prof. Olugbenga Awobusuyi Dispels The Myth That ‘Holding Urine For Too Long Can Cause Kidney Disease’

A Professor of Medicine at the Lagos State University College of Medicine, Prof. Olugbenga Awobusuyi, has dispelled the popular belief that holding urine for too long will cause kidney disease. According to him, such a myth is untrue and lacks

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World Diabetes Day: Health Expert Shares Simple Lifestyle Measures To Tame Diabetes

Health communications executive, NISA Premier, Abuja, Ayomide Otegbayo has shared useful tips on how to manage diabetes. November 14th of every year is World Diabetes Day  In commemoration of the Day, it is necessary to join the rest of the

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World Diabetes Day: WHO Announces New Global Strategy For Prevention & Management Of Diabetes

Diabetes is a chronic, metabolic disease characterized by elevated levels of blood glucose (or blood sugar), which leads over time to serious damage to the heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys and nerves. The most common is type 2 diabetes, usually

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Eye Surgeon, Zeenat Shah Gives Lifestyle Advice That Can Forestall Eye Damage From Diabetes

A vitreoretinal surgeon, Zeenat Shah, has urged Nigerians to go for a regular eye check to prevent diabetic retinopathy. Shah, in a statement on Tuesday, said an estimated 10 percent of people with diabetes in Nigeria may have sight-threatening diabetic

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Diabetes Can Cause Irreversible Visual Loss -Eye Expert Warns | Recommends Ways To Avoid It

Diabetes, a non-communicable disease has become rampant in our society. It can now be likened to a plague and can cause serious health problems. Dr. Simi Ajana, eye expert has warned that diabetes can lead to irreversible visual loss known

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Diabetes Can Lead To Infertility -Fertility Consultant, Prof. Oladapo Ashiru Explains

Diabetes is a non-communicable disease and it has become rampant in our society. It can now be likened to a plague. In one of his writings for PUNCH, fertility consultant and IVF expert, Prof.  Oladapo Ashiru alluded to the fact

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Babies Born To Undernourished Mothers Are More At Risk Of Diabetes –Nutritionist, Ignatius Onimawo

A Professor of Public Health Nutrition, Ignatius Onimawo, has revealed that babies born to undernourished mothers are more at risk of diabetes later in life. Speaking with PUNCH HealthWise in an interview, Prof. Onimawo who is the vice-chancellor, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma,

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Stem Cell Treatment Offers New Hope For Diabetes Patients

A new technique that grows insulin-producing cells and can protect them from immune attack after they are transplanted may offer new hope for treating some people with diabetes. In type-1 diabetes, according to reports, the body turns on itself and

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Huge Health Benefits Including Lower Risk of Heart Disease For Mums Who Breastfeed For This Length of Time- Study

Mums who breastfeed for more than a year may decrease the risks of developing high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes, new research suggests. A new study found that mothers who breastfeed longer may be able to cut their risk

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Do You Know That Lack Of Exclusive Breastfeeding For Babies Could Lead To Future Diabetes?

A medical expert has revealed that lack of exclusive breastfeeding in the baby’s first six months can expose them to the risk of type 1 diabetes mellitus later in life. Dr Bala Abawa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

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How To Fight Against Diabetes -Medical Experts

Diabetes is a condition that impairs the body’s ability to process blood glucose, otherwise known as blood sugar. Blood glucose is our main source of energy and it comes from the food we eat. diabetes can lead to a buildup

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World Diabetes Day: Association Expresses Worry Over Potential Health Risk Of Eating Processed Foods

The Association of Nigerian Dietitians has urged mothers to prepare their own foods with necessary ingredients for their families to ensure healthy living. President of the association, Prof. Elizabeth Ngwu, gave the advice while speaking on the 2019 World Diabetes

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Is Obesity A Disease? Dietician, Olusola Malomo Tells All You Need To Know About The Condition

A principal dietician at the Ajeromi General Hospital, Lagos State, Olusola Malomo has warned that obesity, though often underrated can increase the risks of diabetes and cancer. In an interview granted to the PUNCH newspapers, Malomo answered all the questions

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Mom-Of-2 Talks Details How Her Daughter, Cara Was Diagnosed With Diabetes At Age 5 And Lessons Learned From The Ordeal

A mom-of-2 has detailed what she and her family went through after her second child, Cara was diagnosed with diabetes at an early age. Most parents worry about their children. Some concerns are exaggerated, particularly if you’re a nervous person,

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Miracle! Woman Defies Doctors’ Report As Her Cancer Went From Stage 4 To 1

A cancer stricken woman who doctors told she had only thirty days to live after her cancer returned at life-threatening grade four is a proof of the  fact that miracles do happen. The story of the young lady, @iset_theophania pictured

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