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Breastfeeding & Some Of The Other Things You Can Do To Protect Your Child Against Childhood Cancers

Cancer is a leading cause of death for children and adolescents around the world and approximately 300,000 children aged 0 to 19 years old are diagnosed with cancer each year. The most common categories of childhood cancers include leukemias, brain

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Fibroids and Painful Sex, OBGYN Abosede Lewu Charges Women On What To Do

A Specialised Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr Abosede Lewu, says some women with fibroids can experience painful sex, painful mensuration and other devastating symptoms. Lewu, Team Lead at Girlsaide Initiative and Convener, Keep All Mothers Alive (KAMA) Project, told the News

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COVID-19: Ministry of Health Reveals A New Treatment Option As Cases Reach Over 16,000

The Minister of Health, Ehanire Osagie has revealed that the Ministry is considering a new treatment option for COVID-19 patients. This new treatment, the Minister reveals will involve using plasma from the blood of recovered Coronavirus patients to treat people

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Fertility Expert, Oladapo Ashiru On Irregular Menstrual Periods That Suppress Fertility In Women & What Works

Irregular periods are a lot more common than many people realise. A study found that only one in eight women have a 28-day menstrual cycle. Having a shorter or longer than a 28-day menstrual cycle is not the main issue

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FG Warns COVID-19 Survivors To Stop Revealing Details Of Drugs Used For Treatment | See Why

The Federal Government on May 15, has pleaded with COVID-19 survivors to stop giving details of the drugs used for their treatment at the isolation centres. The Chairman, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr. Boss Mustapha, made the plea at

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Health Minister, Dr. Osagie Ehanire Reveals Drug Used In Treatment Of COVID-19 Patients In Nigeria

Nigeria has been making some progress in its treatment of COVID-19  cases in the country. Only yesterday, 60 patients were discharged from different isolation centres in Lagos state after testing negative for the virus twice post quarantine and treatment. While

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The Health Minister, Osagie Ehanire On Why ”No private hospital has been given approval for COVID-19 Treatment”

Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has said that no private hospital has been given approval for Coronavirus treatment. The Minister who disclosed this at the daily briefing by Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja on Friday, April 17, said that

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COVID-19: Lagos State Government Waives Medical Bills For Pregnancy & Maternity Cases All Through The Month Of April

The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced that the state government would be offering free medical services to pregnant women and other persons with health emergencies in the state all through the month of April. While speaking at a press

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Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire Explains Why He Will Not Reveal The Drugs Used In The Treatment Of COVID-19

Despite the progress that Nigeria is making in the treatment of COVID-19, The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has said that it will not be appropriate to reveal the drugs being used to treat Coronavirus patients in Nigeria as

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Tonsillitis In Children: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils. It is usually caused by a viral infection or, less commonly, a bacterial infection. In a piece written for the Guardian; epidemiologist, Anthony Nwaoney describes tonsillitis as a common condition in children, teenagers and young

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Oncologist, Oludare Adeyemi Shares Great News About Breast Cancer Treatment That Makes Cutting Off The Breast Needless

A Consultant Radiation Oncologist, Dr. Oludare Adeyemi has uncovered a new method for the treatment of breast cancer away from the conventional cutting of the breast. While advising women to go for regular screening for early detection of the disease,

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“Putting breast milk in your baby’s eye may lead to blindness” -Dr. Adesuwa Ogli

The practice of dropping breast milk in a baby’s eye in hopes to clear an itchy or irritated eye is one that has been around for a while. Many mums also swear that it works wonders and have gone ahead

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Anovulation: Causes, Symptoms And Everything You Must Know About Getting Pregnant Despite It

Approximately every month an egg will mature within one of your ovaries, and be released in readiness for fertilization by sperm. This means pregnancy is potentially possible at that time. While ovulation is the monthly release of eggs from the

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Researchers Highlight Barriers To Breast Cancer Treatment In Nigeria

A new study has provided insights into the barriers breast cancer patients face in Nigeria. Findings from the study, titled, ‘Access to care and financial burden for patients with breast cancer in Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria’, were presented at the

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All You Need To Know About Fibroids: Symptoms, Treatment & Diagnosis

This article is about understanding fibroids better and demystifying it as much as possible. Let’s take it from what it actually is, to its possible causes, predisposing factors, diagnosis and treatment options. The good news is that it is a

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Newborn Jaundice: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

Infant jaundice is surprisingly a common condition that affects about 50% of newborns. The condition is characterised by yellowish coloration of a baby’s skin, and the white part of their eyes. READ ALSO: See Why Dad of a Newborn 4Qhen, Almost

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Uterine Fibroids : Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that originate in the uterus/womb. They are made up of the same smooth muscle fibers that the uterus wall is made of (myometrium), however they are much rounder than the uterus muscle and they can appear anywhere

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