Obesity or excess body weight is usually seen as a negative from a health standpoint. After all, obesity is the fifth leading risk for global death, the European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) says. However, a little extra weight in
Most people look forward to that end-of-day beer, cocktail, or glass of wine or whiskey, especially after a long day of work. However, when that single drink regularly turns into two or three, you can put yourself at a higher
It is a general believe in our society that high blood pressure is only a disease for elderly, perhaps, who have been battered by vicissitude. In fact, some people refer to it as an old man’s disease. But a general
An American infectious disease and public health expert, on Wednesday urged Nigerians to reduce their risk of heart disease and stroke through healthy living. Dr. Tom Frieden, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja said
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My hubby is always fond of accusing me of having an affair even though in our 10 years of marriage, he has never seen me with anyone. Even though I am bored in this marriage, my blood pressure has taken
On the 14th of July, operatives of the Department of State Service, DSS arrested the wife of former minister, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, over an alleged laundering of N4.7 billion diverted from the Office of the National Security Adviser in 2014.
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