January 24, 2017

Experts increase upper hypertension limit for elderly people

Medical guidelines recommend that doctors use a less aggressive threshold for treating high blood pressure, or hypertension, in otherwise healthy adults aged 60 and above. The American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) now recommend that doctors start treatment in otherwise healthy adults aged […]
January 24, 2017

Did you know eating bread and beans can fight arthritis?

This is interesting, right?
January 24, 2017

How poor oral hygiene can affect a man’s sexual life

A research from Taiwan indicates that if a man doesn’t maintain good oral (mouth) hygiene, he may be toying with his ability to maintain a good erection.
January 9, 2017

#EndMalaria: USAID strengthens the capacity of NMEP

It is common knowledge that Nigeria is an environment of limited resources and a significant health challenge like malaria.
January 7, 2017

This is the Nigeria Emergencies Response Plan for 2017

  This plan was created by the World Health Organization. It reads:
January 3, 2017

This is the journalist who won the HALA Nigeria health contest

The Hala Nigeria story contest is a program to highlight key health issues and amplify citizen voices and a television journalist who focused on the threat of Ebola and the possibility of it entering Nigeria through airports and borders was named winner of the competition.
December 30, 2016

Helping others is the key to long life – Study

Helping and supporting others may be key to living a longer and healthier life, according to new research from the University of Basel in Switzerland.
December 29, 2016

How working the night shift can endanger your health

Several modern day adults do not work the typical 9 to 5 jobs in today’s world, many work night shifts. There are many works on the number of health problems that could be faced by such employees especially those working in the night shift. In May 2016, for example, a […]