Health

TB

Tuberculosis in my family

My 55-year-old mother was recently diagnosed with Tuberculosis. Kindly let me know how the rest of the family can avoid ...
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beans

Eating plantain and beans

I recently read on a social media platform that eating plantain and beans that have been cooked together is dangerous ...
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I itch between my toes

I have been itching between my toes for the past two months. When I checked between my toes, I saw ...
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appetite

Anxiety and loss of appetite: What is the link?

Anxiety commonly causes a change in appetite. Some people with anxiety tend to overeat or consume a lot of unhealthful ...
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Hospitals ATBUTH

ATBUTH Bauchi celebrates 10th year anniversary

Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi on Friday marked its 10th years of establishment committing to provide improved ...
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Lassa fever

Lassa fever: Bauchi records 15 new cases, 3 confirmed

Not fewer than 15 new cases of the dreaded Lassa fever infection have been discovered in Bauchi state out of ...
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Snacking on watermelon beneficial for weight control —Study

Eating an apple a day may keep the doctor away, but eating watermelon may just keep that unwanted excess weight ...
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Honey, aloe vera hasten healing after tooth extraction

By Sade Oguntola Honey has traditionally been used for the treatment of ulcers and wounds and has also been used ...
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Regular consumption of chilis improves overall health —Study

According to a recent study, people who regularly consume chilli peppers have a reduced mortality risk compared with those who ...
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The largest room in the world is the room for self-improvement

Case Scenario Usman is a rather shy 27-year-old IT geek who works with a telecommunications giant, having graduated with a ...
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If I have a mental health challenge, where can I go for help?

THE  numerous times we have received feedback from readers and other members of the public, have clearly shown that there ...
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new year, Your Mental health, Jibril Abdulmalik , sunflower, probation notice, emotional wellbeing, husband, lost job, helping hand, children and adolescents, young persons, Phone, smart phone, psychological distress, class teacher, emotional consequences, depressed, Suicide Prevention, mental health awareness, sleep, sexual, emotional trauma, ED Agnes, Dyslexia, stress, Autism, mental health problems, partner violence

Travelling light into the new year and new decade

As we embark on the journey into a brand-new year and a new decade, we should be interested in attaining ...
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Ita-Giwa turns passion to business

‘Mama Bakassi’ as female politician, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, is known is a woman favoured with the gift of turning everything ...
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What push-ups can tell about your heart

Can you do 40 push ups? No, not over the course of a month, but in a row? If not, ...
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menstrual pains

Five menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process ...
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Unravelling myths around miscarriages

THE saying that people build myths around what they do not understand cannot be said to be more true than ...
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Having sex weekly may delay your menopause — Scientists

WOMEN who have sex every week may have a lower chance of an early menopause, according to researchers. University College ...
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‘Better prevent burns in children than treat them’

Burns is the fifth most common cause of non-fatal childhood injuries in children. Unfortunately, children are particularly vulnerable to it ...
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Life is at its best when many others are happy because of you

With troubled heart, low spirits and morale, I could see nothing but gloom all around me. The usual permanent smile ...
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Andrew, your destination is here! If you can’t find a job, create one

Andrew, I am told you’re preparing to check-out of Nigeria. Why? You’re unhappy and frustrated. Since you graduated four years ...
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A christmas miracle Christmas – a true story

IT was an unusually quiet day of December. Because of the fuel scarcity, the roads were nearly deserted and vehicular ...
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