Category: Food and Health

Pregnant Women Who Sleep On Their Backs Stand Risk Of Stillbirth
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Pregnant Women Who Sleep On Their Backs Stand Risk Of Stillbirth

PH - November 24, 2017

Pregnant women who are in their last trimester are advised to sleep on their side and not their backs to…

Intelligent People Have More Efficient Brains Than Less Intelligent Ones – New Study
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Intelligent People Have More Efficient Brains Than Less Intelligent Ones – New Study

PH - November 24, 2017

A new study suggests that smart people’s brains are wired differently to those of less intelligent persons. Differences in intelligence…

Nigerian Women Avoid Family Planning Amid Fears, Misconceptions – Report
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Nigerian Women Avoid Family Planning Amid Fears, Misconceptions – Report

PH - November 24, 2017

This report is supported by  Family planning adoption rates remain low among Nigerian women despite growing campaign as fears and…

30 Nigerian Children Die Every One Hour – Report
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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30 Nigerian Children Die Every One Hour – Report

PH - November 22, 2017

No fewer than 30 children die every hour in Nigeria, Cordinator of the National Malaria Elimination Programme in the Federal…

108million Nigerians Lack Toilet Facilities – United Nations
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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108million Nigerians Lack Toilet Facilities – United Nations

MT - November 20, 2017

Despite huge technological, scientific and industrial advances, an estimated 108 million Nigerians still lack access to toilets, the United Nations…

6 Reasons Olives Are Good For You
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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6 Reasons Olives Are Good For You

PH - November 15, 2017

Olive fruit is a major component of the Mediterranean diet gotten from the olive plant. It is rich in a…

These Foods Can Help Combat Rheumatoid Arthritis
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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These Foods Can Help Combat Rheumatoid Arthritis

PH - November 15, 2017

A study says regular consumption of a diet rich in fibre foods such as vegetables, fruits and spices can help…

New Study Finds Mushrooms Have High Anti-ageing Potential
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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New Study Finds Mushrooms Have High Anti-ageing Potential

PH - November 15, 2017

Researchers have found that mushrooms may contain unusually high amounts of two antioxidants that could help fight ageing and bolster…

Must Read: Breast Cancer And What You Must Know About It
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Must Read: Breast Cancer And What You Must Know About It

MT - November 14, 2017

I had one of the greatest “rude awakenings” last week, when a regular reader of this column, who was off…

Food and Health
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President Buhari Approves the Appointment of Prof. Moji Christianah as the new NAFDAC DG

PH - November 12, 2017

President Buhari has appointed Professor Moji Christianah Adeyeye, wife of Senator Olusola Adeyeye (Osun Central) as the new Director-General of…

70% Of Pharmaceutical Products Circulating In Nigeria Are All Fake – Global Leader Report
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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70% Of Pharmaceutical Products Circulating In Nigeria Are All Fake – Global Leader Report

MT - November 8, 2017

At least 70 per cent of pharmaceutical products circulating in Nigeria are fake, says Dr. Andrew Nevin, the Financial Services…

Aliko Dangote Foundation Joins Global Leaders To Fight Malnutrition, Pledges $100m For Nigeria
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Featured
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Aliko Dangote Foundation Joins Global Leaders To Fight Malnutrition, Pledges $100m For Nigeria

PH - November 8, 2017

The recently concluded Global Nutrition Summit 2017, held in Milan, Italy, convened governments, international agencies, foundations, civil society organisations and businesses to…

Samira Sanusi Celebrates Brother Who Donated His Bone Marrow To Cure Her Of Sickle Cell Anaemia
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Samira Sanusi Celebrates Brother Who Donated His Bone Marrow To Cure Her Of Sickle Cell Anaemia

PH - November 7, 2017

Samira Sanusi will forever be grateful to her brother, Mustapha, who helped her get cured of the Sickle Cell Disease.…

Obafemi Martins Donates Wheelchairs, Crutches and Hospital Beds to the Lagos State Government
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Obafemi Martins Donates Wheelchairs, Crutches and Hospital Beds to the Lagos State Government

PH - November 3, 2017

Nigerian footballer and Shanghai Greenland Shenhua striker, Obafemi Martins donated wheelchairs, crutches and hospital beds to the Lagos State Government…

See The Estimated Number Of People Living With The HIV/AIDS In Oyo State
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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See The Estimated Number Of People Living With The HIV/AIDS In Oyo State

PH - November 1, 2017

Dr Sani Aliyu, Director-General, National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has revealed the estimated number of people living…

From Clean to Cringe: The Story of the Nigerian Drug Epidemic
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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From Clean to Cringe: The Story of the Nigerian Drug Epidemic

PH - October 31, 2017

A brief peep into our future, as a nation, could be not so rosy but what is particularly scary is…

Why You Should Drink Goat Milk More Often
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Why You Should Drink Goat Milk More Often

PH - October 31, 2017

Experts have recommended that Nigerians consume more of goat milk which according to them is more beneficial to healthy growth…

Afternoon Is The ‘Best Time For Heart Surgery’
Food and Health
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Food and Health
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Afternoon Is The ‘Best Time For Heart Surgery’

PH - October 31, 2017

Researchers say patients have an increased chance of surviving open heart surgery if done in the afternoon. The research, which…

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