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5 important questions about oral thrush

Sequel to our previous article on oral thrush, we will be giving you answers to the 5 most important questions about the...
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Oral Thrush? Learn about it here!

Oral thrush (also called thrush, or oral candidiasis) is a fungal infection of the mouth caused by yeast-like fungi called Candida.  Candida...

Understanding Cervical Cancer

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women, with over 90% of death cases from the disease occurring in low- and middle- income countries. An interesting concern is that virtually everyone is exposed to the virus that causes 90% of cervical cancer but the good part is that the cancer is preventable, as long as people have access to two things. Let’s find out.
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Weird facts- Extra Nipples (Supernumerary Nipples)

Every one (boys, girls, men and, of course, women) has breast tissues, over which is an areola (a ring of skin, darker...
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See these Nigerian foods that boost immunity

Boost immunity. It’s a new year, and as usual, many of us have goals and targets for the year....
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Did you know these facts about Hepatitis?

What are the facts about hepatitis? Take this short quiz to test your knowledge about the disease
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See these 7 home remedies for gas and bloating

If you have ever had to deal with excessive stomach gas and bloating, you know uncomfortable and painful it can be. Although...

5 Tips to Stay Healthy During the Holidays

The holidays are a time when we get to be with our families and friends to we spread love and happiness as the year comes to an end. There is usually a lot of hustle during this time because we tend to travel more and be in gatherings.
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How to prevent asthma attacks

Asthma attacks can happen at any time of the year, but they are generally more common during certain periods,...

The New Cure for Sickle Cell Disease

On the 9th of December, 2023, there was a major breakthrough in global health as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a powerful therapy for sickle cell disease, an inherited disease of the blood known to affect over 20 million people globally.