Shocking! How alcohol intake during pregnancy deforms babies

Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can subtly influence the way a baby’s face is formed, researchers have found. The finding includes even drinking at low levels...

Breastfeeding helps moms avoid heart attack, stroke

Breastfeeding is not only healthy for babies, it may also reduce a mother’s risk of having a heart attack or stroke later in life. This...

How to avert suicide–Psychologist

A Clinical Psychologist, Mr Adedotun Ajiboye, has advised relations, friends and colleagues of persons suffering from depression to be extra vigilant to avert incidents...

‘Buhari’ undergoes corrective surgery

A toddler bearing a similar name with Nigeria’s leader  has undergone the first corrective surgery of his genital at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Bida,...
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Nigerian doctors rated above foreign counterparts says Adewole

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, on Monday canvassed patronage for Nigerian doctors, declaring their services better than their counterparts abroad. Adewole said this...

Nigeria records 4,000 leprosy cases annually

Dr Joe Akabuike, the Commissioner for Health in Anambra, has said that an average of 4,000 cases of leprosy are reported annually in Nigeria. Akabuike...
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Trump’s HHS Nominee Got A Sweetheart Deal From A Foreign Biotech Firm

When tiny Australian biotech firm Innate Immunotherapeutics needed to raise money last summer, it didn’t issue stock on the open market. Instead, it offered...
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Health Claims On The Rise For Kids’ With Type 2 Diabetes, Obesity-Related Conditions

It’s no secret that American children have gotten fatter in recent decades. Now a new study joins earlier research showing the consequences: A sharp rise in insurance...