Singer, Miley Cyrus, 26 and her husband Liam Hemsworth, 29, who tied the knot in December stepped out together for a Breast cancer benefit Gala in Beverly Hills on Thursday. The cute couple who were completely suited-up couldn’t get their hands off each other as they stormed the red carpet for the event. See full photos below.
The Economic Community of West African States Election Observation Mission has called on Nigerians who contested the presidential and National Assembly elections to accept the results in good faith. The mission gave the advice in its preliminary report signed by its Head, Mrs Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, and made available to journalists on Monday. “In the spirit […]
After casting his ballot president Muhammadu Buhari was optimistic of victory, the president said “i will be the winner and i will congratulate myself” more details shortly…
A teenage girl who was addicted to junk food has dropped 140 lbs (10 stone) in 12 months after undergoing drastic weight loss surgery. 19-year-old Michelle Farraj from Ohio weighed 280 lbs (20 stone) when doctors adviced that she underwent a gastric sleeve procedure to reduce the stomach. According to Mail Online, Farraj underwent bariatric surgery in December 2017 […]
Check out the new cancer center at Lagos university teaching hospital.
On Wednesday 6th February, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ondo State said it had identified and deleted names of dead persons from the state’s voter registers in preparation for the general election. Rufus Akeju, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ondo State made the disclosure at a press briefing with reporters in Akure, […]
A man who suffers from a rare medical condition, ‘Tree man syndrome’ known to have affested just three persons in the World, has been re-admitted in the hospital after a tree-like growth spread to other parts of his body. Abul Bajandar, a father-of-one from Bangladesh, was operated upon and doctors thought they had got his disease […]
FG Officially Declares Lassa Fever Outbreak, Activates Emergency Response Centres Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, declared this during a statement in person signed by him on Tuesday. He disclosed that there has been a rise within the variety of hemorrhagic fever cases reported from many states across the […]
The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday, January 17, paraded a teenager arrested for allegedly stealing a woman’s underwear for ritual purposes. Spokesman for the Command SP Haruna Mohammed, said in Awka that the suspect, Chinonye Okorie,19, was apprehended on January, 11, at about 6:48am by Police detectives attached to Central Police Station (CPS). Okorie, from […]
James Watson, a Nobel prize winning scientist and acclaimed as one of the ‘Father’s of DNA’ has been stripped of his academic titles after repeating offensive racist views that began to shred his reputation over a decade ago.Watson who was awarded the Nobel in 1962 for his role in the discovery of DNA’s ‘double helix’ […]
24 Ebola patients slipped out of a treatment center this week in the Democratic Republic of Congo raising fears the virus may spread as health officials raced to trace anyone they may have encountered. According to the ministry, the patients had to flee when the treatment center came under attack by people protesting the cancellation […]
There have always been a misconception between these two. Though most people are of the opinion that they are the same , but they are not. When talking or reading about sexual health, the term STI is becoming more and more common. An STI’s are sexually transmitted infections while STD’s are Sexually transmitted diseases. STDs and STIs are often used […]
The latest outbreak of diarrhea din the Anambra West local government area of Anambra State, have claimed the lives of 17 persons. According to The Nation, the affected communities included Igbedor, Nzam, Umuenwenum Anam and Ode. Nine persons were said to have died in Igbedor community, three in Nzam, while three and two others lost their lives […]
A mother-of-two who had a series of health issues has been left flat-chested after she decided to have the silicone implants removed which she claims left her ‘slowly dying’. 34-year-old Andrea King reportedly spent a total of $35,000 (£28,000) on her breasts and went from an A-cup to a C-cup to improve her confidence in 2014. But […]
Despite losing the mother during childbirth due to ebola infection, the baby “Benedict” miraculously survived the dreaded virus in DR Congo. The six-week-old infant has been dubbed “a miracle’’ by Congo’s Ministry of Health for surviving Ebola which she caught as a newborn. “The little girl is called Benedicte and she was born on Oct. […]
Dr. Mwajim Malgwi, a former commissioner for health and his wife have been killed by suspected assassins around Boggare village, Jimeta. They were both killed alongside their housemaid on their was home on Saturday. According to reports, the assailants, who were moving in a tricycle, ambushed the couple and gunned them down.
Finally, Nigerians may not need to travel abroad anymore for kidney transplant. A successful transplant was carried out at Aminu Kano teaching hospital, AKTH Kano on saturday. A staff shared photos from the surgery in session on Saturday and wrote: “So we had a successful Kidney Transplant in AKTH Kano. And before u are surprised or amazed, […]
Diabetes generally referred to by medical practitioners as ‘Diabetes Mellitus’. This describes a group of metabolic disorders in which the body has high blood sugar (blood glucose). This may be either because insulin production is not enough or because the body cells do not respond to it properly. This condition always makes the patient urinate […]
Cancer sometimes referred to as malignancy, is as a result of abnormal growth of cells. The condition can occur in any part of the body where there are cells. There are over 200 different types with varying symptoms. Examples includes; Cancer of the blood, cancer of the breast, prostate, lungs, kidney, skin, amongst others. Causative […]
Dermatitis popularly referred to as eczema is a group of disease that result in itchy skin inflammation. The causes are generally unclear, some people outgrow the condition while others will continue to suffer from it throughout adulthood. They includes; Atopic dermatitis: This one is very common in developed countries. It is believed to run in families […]