Vitamin D is good for the bones, but what about the heart?

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Vitamin D is good for the bones, but what about the heart?  Medical Xpress Vitamin D plays an important role in overall health, but if you’ve been taking supplements to strengthen your heart, recent research may disappoint you. Vitamin D is good for the bones, but what about the heart? – Medical Xpress Source: Nigerian Healthcare […]

What is dengue and why is it so widespread?

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What is dengue and why is it so widespread? The mosquito-borne illness has infected large numbers of people worldwide, particularly in Asia. By: Jenny Vaughan.   Dubbed “breakbone fever,” dengue is one of the world’s leading mosquito-borne illnesses and infects tens of millions across the globe annually, especially in Southeast Asia. About half of the […]

Best supplements for cholesterol: Three supplements proven to lower cholesterol – Express

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Best supplements for cholesterol: Three supplements proven to lower cholesterol  Express BEST supplements for cholesterol: High cholesterol is a dangerous precursor to a number of serious health complications. Taking steps to lower cholesterol can … Best supplements for cholesterol: Three supplements proven to lower cholesterol – Express Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

DR Congo ex-health minister arrested for embezzling Ebola funds.

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KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Police in Congo have detained the former minister of health amid an investigation into the use of Ebola funds as confirmed Ebola deaths rose to near 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus exceeded 3,000 in the sprawling African nation. Former Minister of Health Oly Ilunga was taken into custody, police […]

In Ivory Coast, telemedicine revolution proves blessing for heart patients – Independent

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In Ivory Coast, telemedicine revolution proves blessing for heart patients  Independent Bouaké, Ivory Coast | AFP | Every time Catherine Coulibaly’s 19-year-old son had to make a routine appointment with the cardiologist for his heart condition, she … In Ivory Coast, telemedicine revolution proves blessing for heart patients – Independent Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

World’s first malaria vaccine released

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The world’s first malaria vaccine is being rolled out in parts of Kenya from Friday, after previously being released in Ghana and Malawi. It will be added to the routine vaccination schedule, and more than 300,000 children are expected to receive the vaccine over the next three years. Malaria kills more than 400,000 people globally […]

Current Tuberculosis in 2019

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According to Lancet executive summary: “Tuberculosis remains the leading cause of death from an infectious disease worldwide. With the targets of the WHO End TB Strategy set, the need for effective prevention and treatment is even more urgent. Despite the many challenges faced in tuberculosis research, including low capacity for human efficacy testing of vaccines, […]

Cameroonians with HIV face ‘a death sentence’ as Global Fund threatens to pull antiretroviral drugs – Global Voices

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Cameroonians with HIV face ‘a death sentence’ as Global Fund threatens to pull antiretroviral drugs  Global Voices Global Fund has warned it will withdraw its international aid to fight HIV with free antiretroviral (ARV) drugs in Cameroon, should the country continue to dodge … Cameroonians with HIV face ‘a death sentence’ as Global Fund threatens to […]

Advanced MRI brain scan may help predict stroke-related dementia – EurekAlert

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Advanced MRI brain scan may help predict stroke-related dementia  EurekAlert An advanced MRI brain scan analysis in patients with stroke-damaged blood vessels helped predict problems with thinking (planning, organizing information … Advanced MRI brain scan may help predict stroke-related dementia – EurekAlert Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Nigeria: Hand Washing Died When Nigeria Became Ebola Free.

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Nigeria: “Hand Washing Died When Nigeria Became Ebola Free”  AllAfrica – Top Africa News The Managing Director of Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh (DRASA) Health Trust, Dr. Niniola Williams, has decried the unfortunate decline in the practice of hand … Nigeria: “Hand Washing Died When Nigeria Became Ebola Free” – AllAfrica – Top Africa News Source: Nigerian […]

Ask Dr. Nandi: New strain of strep causing cases of scarlet fever – WXYZ-TV Detroit | Channel 7

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(WXYZ) — A new more toxic strain of Strep has been discovered. And it’s causing outbreaks of scarlet fever over in Britain. Can we expect it to arrive here in the US? Experts say yes. Let me first start with explaining strep, it’s a group of bacteria known as Group A streptococcus or group A […]

The prevalence of diabetes in the African region

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The prevalence of diabetes in the African region  Open Access Government In this interview, Jean-Marie Dangou from the WHO Regional Office for Africa discusses diabetes in the African region, including lack of access to treatment and … The prevalence of diabetes in the African region – Open Access Government Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

Telemedicine engages newly postpartum women in cardiovascular monitoring

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Telemedicine engages newly postpartum women in cardiovascular monitoring  EurekAlert America has the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world. Since cardiovascular disease is the primary cause, researchers have created a blood … Telemedicine engages newly postpartum women in cardiovascular monitoring – EurekAlert Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

A little kindness goes a long way for worker performance and health

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A little kindness goes a long way for worker performance and health  Science Daily Small gestures of kindness by employers can have big impacts on employees’ health and work performance, according to an international team of researchers. A little kindness goes a long way for worker performance and health – Science Daily Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

Ending AIDS is everyone’s business | UNAIDS – UNAIDS

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Feature story Ending AIDS is everyone’s business 10 September 2019 By Gunilla Carlsson, UNAIDS Executive Director, a.i. and Nancy Wildfeir-Field, President of GBCHealth Over the past three decades, AIDS has united the international community in a way that no other health crisis has. The disease galvanized grass-roots groups to fight for the human rights of […]

Antibiotic resistance can spread in the absence of drugs

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Antibiotic resistance can spread in the absence of drugs  Medical News Today Using mice, scientists have recently identified a mechanism independent of antibiotic use that can spread drug resistance among intestinal bacteria. Antibiotic resistance can spread in the absence of drugs – Medical News Today Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Nigeria: Current Yellow Fever Outbreak.

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Abuja, 7 September, 2019 – The Federal Government, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and partners, is launching a Yellow Fever (YF) reactive vaccination campaign, in three States to help control an expanding YF outbreak in Nigeria identified in Ebonyi.  The 10-day campaign (07-16 September 2019), to be implemented […]

HIV treatment and prevention in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

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Although, Akwa Ibom state has recorded a significant drop in HIV prevalence to 5.5 per cent from 10.8 per cent in 2013, about 5.5 per cent of the people between the ages of 15 and 64 are not all on regular treatment, as reported by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Mr Patrick Essiet. According […]

Guinea: Mortality risk for Ebola survivors is five times greater than general population

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In Guinea, Mortality risk for Ebola survivors is five times greater than general population September 7, 2019 Ebola survivors in Guinea face a more than five times greater risk for mortality after hospital discharge than the general population, according to findings from a retrospective cohort study published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Most deaths among […]

Google Maps abortion clinic searches show; pro-life clinics

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Google Maps abortion clinic searches show ‘pro-life’ clinics: Report  Business Insider The “abortion clinic” category in Google Maps is intended for clinics that offer the procedure, but other organizations are still showing up. Google Maps abortion clinic searches show ‘pro-life’ clinics: Report – Business Insider Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

WHO Teams With Facebook Against Misinformation On Social Media, concerning Vaccines.

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The World Health Organization has reached an agreement with Facebook to direct millions of users to WHO sites where they can get accurate information about vaccines. WHO spokeswoman Fadela Chaib tells VOA that misinformation about vaccines is a global health threat that could reverse decades of progress made in tackling preventable illnesses. “Consider for example, […]

Ebola cases rise by 13, with spread in insecure and border areas.

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Ebola transmission in the affected Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) region is still substantial, with new hot spots emerging in areas with limited access and security problems, posing more challenges for response teams, the World Health Organization (WHO) said today in its weekly snapshot of the outbreak. Meanwhile, the country reported 13 new infections […]

Electronic health records give patients power.

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I wrote this column while attending the recent annual meeting of Epic users. I’m sure you know that Epic is the electronic health records giant — homegrown in my own backyard in Wisconsin — that hopes to change the world. Electronic record-keeping means better information for you, better information for your doctor, better all around. […]

MALARIA BREAKTHROUGH: highly effective way to kill parasite.

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Drugs derived from Ivermectin, which makes human blood deadly to mosquitoes, could be available within two years Human trials of new antimalarial drugs are in the pipeline after Kenyan scientists successfully used bacteria to kill the parasite that causes the disease, reports The Guardian. The Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) and global health partners say […]

A New Treatment Option for Diabetic Cardiomyopathy

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A New Treatment Option for Diabetic Cardiomyopathy  PRNewswire WASHINGTON, Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — An article published in Experimental Biology and Medicine (Volume 244, Issue 12, September 2019) … A New Treatment Option for Diabetic Cardiomyopathy – PRNewswire Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Study: Drinking More Than Two Sodas Daily Can Increase Risk of Death

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Study: Drinking More Than Two Sodas Daily Can Increase Risk of Death  Mental Floss New study links sugar-free sodas to higher risk of death  New York Post View full coverage on Google News Study: Drinking More Than Two Sodas Daily Can Increase Risk of Death – Mental Floss Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Eliminating malaria should not be the end of vigilance – Nature.com

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Eliminating malaria should not be the end of vigilance  Nature.com Three years after Sri Lanka was declared free of the deadly disease, complacency is a big risk, warns Kamini Mendis. Eliminating malaria should not be the end of vigilance – Nature.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Health Officials Declare End of NYC Measles Outbreak

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Health Officials Declare End of NYC Measles Outbreak  collive.com NYC measles outbreak in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods declared over  The Jerusalem Post NYC health officials say measles outbreak has ended  PIX11 News Measles Outbreak In Brooklyn Orthodox Neighborhoods Declared Over  Forward NYC measles outbreak declared over  Arutz Sheva View full coverage on Google News Health Officials Declare End of NYC Measles […]

Study shows a new type of diabetes drug may cut heart failure risk by 34%

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Type 2 diabetes affects millions of people all around the world. According to recent reports, a new type of drug has been developed for type 2 diabetes. They are called the SGLT2 inhibitors or the sodium-glucose cotransporter 2. This drug has been associated with reduced risk of heart failure and deaths caused due to the […]

Children on front line of fight to stop spread of Ebola – Pulse Nigeria

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Children on front line of fight to stop spread of Ebola  Pulse Nigeria Nine-year-old girl dies from Ebola in Uganda  The Punch DR Congo Ebola deaths top 2,000  BBC News Nine-year- old girl tests positive for Ebola in Uganda  The Citizen Ebola outbreak: death toll tops 2,000 in DRC as new case found in Uganda  Telegraph.co.uk View full coverage on […]

Researchers identify second gene mutation linked to HIV resistance

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Researchers identify second gene mutation linked to HIV resistance  Malay Mail WASHINGTON, Aug 30 — A rare genetic mutation that causes a form of muscular dystrophy affecting the limbs also protects against HIV infection, Spanish … View full coverage on Google News Researchers identify second gene mutation linked to HIV resistance – Malay Mail Source: Nigerian […]

Kenya: No, Adolescents Don’t Account for Half of New HIV Infections in Kenya

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Kenya: No, Adolescents Don’t Account for Half of New HIV Infections in Kenya  AllAfrica – Top Africa News Animal research may yield an AIDS vaccine. Don’t jeopardize it – STAT  STAT View full coverage on Google News Kenya: No, Adolescents Don’t Account for Half of New HIV Infections in Kenya – AllAfrica – Top Africa News Source: […]

Vaccines group seeks $7.4 billion to save up to 8 million lives

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Vaccines group seeks $7.4 billion to save up to 8 million lives  Gulf Today The GAVI global vaccines alliance on Friday called on donors for $7.4 billion to help immunise 300 million children against life-threatening diseases between … View full coverage on Google News Vaccines group seeks .4 billion to save up to 8 million lives […]

WHO announces global registry on human genome editing

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WHO announces global registry on human genome editing  China.org.cn WHO launches global registry on human genome editing  World Health Organization WHO launches genetic research register after designer-baby scandal  CNA View full coverage on Google News WHO announces global registry on human genome editing – China.org.cn Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

FDA clears Ebola rapid antigen fingerstick test with portable reader

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FDA clears Ebola rapid antigen fingerstick test with portable reader  News-Medical.net Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that an emergency use authorization (EUA) has been issued for a rapid, single-use test for the … FDA clears Ebola rapid antigen fingerstick test with portable reader – News-Medical.net Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

2m people at risk of meningitis in Katsina State, Nigeria – UNICEF

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2m people at risk of meningitis in Katsina – UNICEF  Vanguard Nigeria News – KATSINA – United Nations Children’s Funds, UNICEF on Monday says an estimate of 2 million people were at risk of meningitis in Katsina State. 2m people at risk of meningitis in Katsina – UNICEF – Vanguard Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

The science of addiction: a personal struggle to kick cocaine gives a neuroscientist unique insights

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The science of addiction: a personal struggle to kick cocaine gives a neuroscientist unique insights  The Guardian Having survived a decade of drink and drugs as a young woman, Professor Judith Grisel focused all her determination on writing a book about addiction. The science of addiction: a personal struggle to kick cocaine gives a neuroscientist unique […]

Society reiterates cooperation with UNAIDS to attain HIV-free Nigeria

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Society reiterates cooperation with UNAIDS to attain HIV-free Nigeria  Guardian Adolescent girls, women remain disproportionately affected by HIV – Mabuza  Eyewitness News Mabuza wants more HIV prevention  IOL View full coverage on Google News Society reiterates cooperation with UNAIDS to attain HIV-free Nigeria – Guardian Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

92% of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine: health authority

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92% of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine: health authority  Medical Xpress An estimated 92% of cancers caused by HPV could be prevented through vaccination, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday, … View full coverage on Google News 92% of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine: health authority – […]

Nigeria: Guarding Against Another Ebola Outbreak

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Nigeria: Guarding Against Another Ebola Outbreak  AllAfrica.com Rwanda fast tracking purchase of Ebola vaccine  The New Times Countries bordering Ebola-hit DRC among the least prepared to fight disease outbreaks  Telegraph.co.uk What the New Ebola Treatments Mean for Drug Development | The Takeaway  WNYC Studios WHO AFRO Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in DRC – External Situation Report 55: 20 August […]

How phone addiction in children is like drug abuse

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How phone addiction in children is like drug abuse  Coffs Coast Advocate More and more parents are now living in fear about the violence their children are displaying thanks to screen addiction. We need a plan of action before it’s too … How phone addiction in children is like drug abuse – Coffs Coast Advocate Source: […]

I’ll scale up HIV/AIDS response in Oyo State, Nigeria.

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I’ll scale up HIV/AIDS response in Oyo ― Makinde’s wife  NIGERIAN TRIBUNE Mrs Tamunominini Makinde has avowed her commitment to scaling up HIV/AIDS response in Oyo State towards reducing the prevalence… I’ll scale up HIV/AIDS response in Oyo ― Makinde’s wife – NIGERIAN TRIBUNE Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

HIV 2020 Global target UNAIDS derails due to lack of efforts

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HIV 2020 Global target UNAIDS derails due to lack of efforts  BlockToro If UNAIDS doesn’t pull up their socks now, the global target of 2020 may not be achieved! Yes, the big battle seems to be lacking a bit of enthusiasm. HIV 2020 Global target UNAIDS derails due to lack of efforts – BlockToro Source: Nigerian […]

WHO vaccinates over 1300 people against Ebola in DR Congo

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WHO vaccinates over 1300 people against Ebola in DR Congo  cgtn.com The World Health Organisation has vaccinated over 1,300 people who potentially came into contact with the Ebola virus in the Congolese city of Goma, it said on … View full coverage on Google News WHO vaccinates over 1300 people against Ebola in DR Congo – […]

How to manage in a crisis: lessons from the West Africa Ebola outbreak – The Conversation – Africa

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How to manage in a crisis: lessons from the West Africa Ebola outbreak  The Conversation – Africa Do African decision-makers and leaders approach crises differently from counterparts elsewhere in the world? How to manage in a crisis: lessons from the West Africa Ebola outbreak – The Conversation – Africa Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

The NCDC is Aware of A Suspected Outbreak of Yellow Fever in Ebonyi State – Nigeria

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The NCDC is Aware of A Suspected Outbreak of Yellow Fever in Ebonyi State – Nigeria  ReliefWeb Ebonyi yellow fever death toll rises to 20  The Punch NCDC, Ebonyi Govt responding to yellow fever outbreak — Official  Vanguard View full coverage on Google News The NCDC is Aware of A Suspected Outbreak of Yellow Fever in Ebonyi State […]

A Vanderbilt professor help establish electronic health records in his home country of Kenya

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A Vanderbilt professor has been helping establish electronic health records in his home country of Kenya, which includes vast expanses cut off from internet access. And he says the lessons from Africa could help expand care to isolated parts of the U.S. Martin Were says the United States isn’t so different from Kenya. There are […]

Nigeria: How Remote Villages in Nigeria Can Beat Malaria Through Community Health

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Nigeria: How Remote Villages in Nigeria Can Beat Malaria Through Community Health  AllAfrica.com Source: Nigeria Health Care News Njediko — Nigeria has more cases and deaths from Malaria than any other country in the world. It’s entire 177 million population is at risk from the disease. But in remote villages, training members of the community to […]

Teaching hospitals to get N300m, FMCs others N120m to improve healthcare delivery

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Teaching hospitals to get N300m, FMCs & others N120m to improve healthcare delivery  Vanguard Source: Nigeria Health Care News Adewole said each teaching hospital would get N300 million, Federal Medical Centres N120 million each, while each Fistula Centre and Specialist Hospital would receive N120 million to improve healthcare delivery. He said beyond the intervention in the […]

The Academic Clinic: A collaboration with Health Care Institutions in Nigeria.

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Academic Clinic is a global health care outreach, established with the aim of collaborating and bringing global health resources to health care institutions in Nigeria, including Academic Teaching Hospitals and Specialist Hospitals, as well as private health care institutions, individuals and stakeholders. The mission is to drive home various global health care initiatives, with the […]

Lack of political will setback to Nigeria’s healthcare delivery — Prof. Oluwarotimi Akinola

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Lack of political will setback to Nigeria’s healthcare delivery — Prof. Oluwarotimi Akinola  Vanguard Source: Nigeria Health Care News Lack of political will setback to Nigeria’s healthcare delivery — Prof. Oluwarotimi Akinola By Gabriel Olawale PROFESSOR Oluwarotimi Ireti Akinola, is a Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology and current National President, Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of […]

Federal Government targets affordable healthcare for 8m Nigerians under new policy – Minister

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Source: Nigeria Health Care News By Luminous Jannamike THE Federal Government is targeting to offer affordable healthcare to about eight million low and middle-income Nigerians In the first quarter of 2018, under a new health policy to be known as ‘Buharicare’. President Buhari The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, who made this disclosure in […]

WHO says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola – Guardian

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WHO says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola  Guardian Tanzania has declined to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. View full coverage on Google News WHO says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola – Guardian Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

How 'exergaming' can help people with Parkinson's – Medical News Today

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How ‘exergaming’ can help people with Parkinson’s  Medical News Today New research investigates the benefits of an at-home computer game exercising program for people living with Parkinson’s disease. How ‘exergaming’ can help people with Parkinson’s – Medical News Today Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Tanzania declined to share data on suspected Ebola cases: WHO – Aljazeera.com

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Tanzania declined to share data on suspected Ebola cases: WHO  Aljazeera.com World Health Organization says Tanzania not sharing information on Ebola  CNA Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola: WHO  Daily Nation WHO: Tanzania not sharing information on suspected Ebola  Eyewitness News View full coverage on Google News Tanzania declined to share data on suspected Ebola cases: WHO […]

Bootleg vapes, young users focus of Colorado health scare – Bent County Democrat

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Bootleg vapes, young users focus of Colorado health scare  Bent County Democrat Colorado currently has six cases of severe lung illness associated with vaping in patients 18-24, though the specific cause is still unknown, according to data … Bootleg vapes, young users focus of Colorado health scare – Bent County Democrat Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

Can the bro diet be the answer to your weight loss problems? – Times of India

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Can the bro diet be the answer to your weight loss problems?  Times of India Originating from the bodybuilding traditions of the 1970s, the Bro diet is very popular on Instagram and all the rage for those trying to stay on the right side of the … Can the bro diet be the answer to […]

Mosquito-borne Virus Triggers Second Round of Spraying in Rhode Island – News18

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Mosquito-borne Virus Triggers Second Round of Spraying in Rhode Island  News18 | NJ Department of Health Confirms Two Additional Human Cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis The Lakewood Scoop  thelakewoodscoop.com View full coverage on Google News Mosquito-borne Virus Triggers Second Round of Spraying in Rhode Island – News18 Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Leukemia drug may treat brain cancer in children: Study – TheHealthSite

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Leukemia drug may treat brain cancer in children: Study  TheHealthSite In a recent study, researchers suggested a new use of leukemia drug, nilotinib to heal a deadly pediatric brain cancer called medulloblastoma. In the study … Leukemia drug may treat brain cancer in children: Study – TheHealthSite Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

DPH announces second human case of EEE this year and death of the first person diagnosed with the illness this year – Connectcut Plus

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DPH announces second human case of EEE this year and death of the first person diagnosed with the illness this year  Connectcut Plus By Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH). Share Font size: Small Big Email this article · Printer friendly page. Share this article: facebook del.icio.us … View full coverage on Google News DPH announces […]

Manicure turns deadly after US woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria during nail salon visit – 7NEWS

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Manicure turns deadly after US woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria during nail salon visit  7NEWS Woman Almost Loses Arm To Flesh-Eating Bacteria ‘Contracted At Nail Salon’  UNILAD View full coverage on Google News Manicure turns deadly after US woman infected with flesh-eating bacteria during nail salon visit – 7NEWS Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

The five: airborne pollutants in our bodies – The Guardian

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The five: airborne pollutants in our bodies  The Guardian Fine particulate matter in polluted air enters the body via the lungs and affects our health in a variety of ways. The five: airborne pollutants in our bodies – The Guardian Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

People Warned to Take Precautions Against Chikungunya Fever – Chiang Rai Times

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People Warned to Take Precautions Against Chikungunya Fever  Chiang Rai Times CTN News – Chiang Rai & Thailand Latest news – Reports that more than 10 people in central Thailand have contracted chikungunya since July. People Warned to Take Precautions Against Chikungunya Fever – Chiang Rai Times Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

Health alert issued for possible bacterial meningitis case in Cumberland County – CBS17.com

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Health alert issued for possible bacterial meningitis case in Cumberland County  CBS17.com FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A university in Cumberland County sent out a health alert Saturday about a possible case of bacterial meningitis, officials say. Health alert issued for possible bacterial meningitis case in Cumberland County – CBS17.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Scientist are shocked to find common antidepressant sertraline 'barely treats depression' – New Zealand Herald

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Scientist are shocked to find common antidepressant sertraline ‘barely treats depression’  New Zealand Herald A study has revealed that UK’s most commonly-prescribed antidepressant “barely works”. Scientists from University College London said they were “shocked” … Scientist are shocked to find common antidepressant sertraline ‘barely treats depression’ – New Zealand Herald Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

Cases of Undiagnosed Febrile Illness – United Republic of Tanzania: Disease outbreak news, 21 September 2019 – United Republic of Tanzania – ReliefWeb

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Cases of Undiagnosed Febrile Illness – United Republic of Tanzania: Disease outbreak news, 21 September 2019 – United Republic of Tanzania  ReliefWeb The following is a description of the current situation in the United Republic of Tanzania regarding unofficial reports of a number of cases of illness and a … Cases of Undiagnosed Febrile Illness […]

Flavored E-Cigarettes May Worsen Asthma – Eurasia Review

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Flavored E-Cigarettes May Worsen Asthma  Eurasia Review A study into the impact of flavoured e-cigarettes, on allergic airways disease, suggests that some flavours may worsen the severity of diseases such as asthma. Flavored E-Cigarettes May Worsen Asthma – Eurasia Review Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Three schools in Central Guam closed Monday due to dengue fever – KUAM.com

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Three schools in Central Guam closed Monday due to dengue fever  KUAM.com No classes Monday for 1 private school, 2 public schools  The Guam Daily Post View full coverage on Google News Three schools in Central Guam closed Monday due to dengue fever – KUAM.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine – Vanguard

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DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine  Vanguard Nigeria News – Authorities in the DR Congo are planning to use a second Ebola vaccine to help control an outbreak that has killed more than 2100 people. View full coverage on Google News DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine – Vanguard Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

Why aren't there better cancer drugs? Scientists may have picked the wrong targets – TODAYonline

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Why aren’t there better cancer drugs? Scientists may have picked the wrong targets  TODAYonline NEW YORK — Twenty years ago, the fight against cancer seemed as if it were about to take a dramatic turn. Why aren’t there better cancer drugs? Scientists may have picked the wrong targets – TODAYonline Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

What should young children drink? Mostly milk and water, scientists say – TODAYonline

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What should young children drink? Mostly milk and water, scientists say  TODAYonline NEW YORK — A panel of scientists issued new nutritional guidelines for children on Wednesday (Sept 18), describing in detail what they should be allowed to … What should young children drink? Mostly milk and water, scientists say – TODAYonline Source: Nigerian Healthcare […]

No classes Monday for 1 private school, 2 public schools – The Guam Daily Post

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No classes Monday for 1 private school, 2 public schools  The Guam Daily Post Harvest Christian Academy, Ordot Chalan Pago Elementary School, and Agueda Johnston Middle School will not have classes on Monday, Sept. 23. No classes Monday for 1 private school, 2 public schools – The Guam Daily Post Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

Alopecia (Hair Loss Treatment) Market Size, Sales, Growth Drivers, Opportunities, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2025 – Joliet Weekly News

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Alopecia (Hair Loss Treatment) Market Size, Sales, Growth Drivers, Opportunities, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2025  Joliet Weekly News Report Title: Global Alopecia (Hair Loss Treatment) Market Insights, Forecast to 2025. Global Alopecia (Hair Loss Treatment) Market Report 2019 alongside in … Alopecia (Hair Loss Treatment) Market Size, Sales, Growth Drivers, Opportunities, Industry Trends and […]

Alzheimers and dementia research is happening in Peoria – Woodford Times

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Alzheimers and dementia research is happening in Peoria  Woodford Times PEORIA — Alzheimer’s and dementia research has gotten a big funding boost in the last few years, and some of that money has come to Peoria.Since 2015, Dr. Alzheimers and dementia research is happening in Peoria – Woodford Times Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Genetic Profiling: The Future Of Cancer Treatment – Star2.com

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Genetic Profiling: The Future Of Cancer Treatment  Star2.com Genetic profiling, also known as genomic profiling, is essential in helping to create a personalised treatment plan for cancer patients. Genetic Profiling: The Future Of Cancer Treatment – Star2.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Combination Pill Tested in US for Better Health Results – Voice of America

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Combination Pill Tested in US for Better Health Results  Voice of America Low-income people in the United States may not receive as much medical care as others. Researchers wanted to see if a pill with a combination of drugs would … Combination Pill Tested in US for Better Health Results – Voice of America Source: […]

Dengue Outbreak 2019 – Daily Times

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Dengue Outbreak 2019  Daily Times Dengue outbreak in Lahore is a classical case study, which I still talk about in my outbreak investigation classes. The second-largest city of Pakistan, Lahore, … View full coverage on Google News Dengue Outbreak 2019 – Daily Times Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

North-central Minnesota man nearly dies from fungus found near lakes, rivers – Brainerd Dispatch

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North-central Minnesota man nearly dies from fungus found near lakes, rivers  Brainerd Dispatch Potato Lake resident almost died from blastomycosis  Park Rapids Enterprise View full coverage on Google News North-central Minnesota man nearly dies from fungus found near lakes, rivers – Brainerd Dispatch Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

We hope Indian ingenuity will help make cellular therapy for cancer affordable, says Dr Siddhartha Mukher – Times of India

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We hope Indian ingenuity will help make cellular therapy for cancer affordable, says Dr Siddhartha Mukher  Times of India Cancer physician, scientist and author of Pulitzer-winning The Emperor of All Maladies, Dr Siddhartha Mukherjee, is setting up a cellular therapy facility in … We hope Indian ingenuity will help make cellular therapy for cancer affordable, […]

Identification and management of depression in people with epilepsy to save lives – News-Medical.net

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Identification and management of depression in people with epilepsy to save lives  News-Medical.net Depression is the most common psychiatric comorbidity in people with epilepsy. Clinical studies have found that 20% to 30% of people with epilepsy have … Identification and management of depression in people with epilepsy to save lives – News-Medical.net Source: Nigerian Healthcare […]

UTHealth's innovative cancer-fighting projects receive $11 million CPRIT funding – News-Medical.net

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UTHealth’s innovative cancer-fighting projects receive $11 million CPRIT funding  News-Medical.net Five innovative cancer-fighting projects at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston received just over $11 million during the latest round of … UTHealth’s innovative cancer-fighting projects receive million CPRIT funding – News-Medical.net Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Mum, 26, ends up in A&E with huge lumps on her face after a DIY facial filler makeover goes horribly wrong – The Sun

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Mum, 26, ends up in A&E with huge lumps on her face after a DIY facial filler makeover goes horribly wrong  The Sun A MUM who botched her DIY facial filler makeover has slammed an online firm for failing to adequately warn unqualified customers about self-injecting. Mum, 26, ends up in A&E with huge lumps […]

Leukemia drug appears to be effective in treating deadly pediatric brain tumor – News-Medical.net

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Leukemia drug appears to be effective in treating deadly pediatric brain tumor  News-Medical.net A drug used to treat chronic myeloid leukemia appears to be more effective at stopping a type of medulloblastoma in mouse models than existing treatments for … Leukemia drug appears to be effective in treating deadly pediatric brain tumor – News-Medical.net Source: […]

Hunters asked to help battle chronic wasting disease – Seattle Times

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Hunters asked to help battle chronic wasting disease  Seattle Times IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — The deadly chronic wasting disease — sometimes called “zombie deer disease” — is killing deer, elk and moose in Wyoming, Utah … Hunters asked to help battle chronic wasting disease – Seattle Times Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

Walking patterns could indicate specific types of dementia in patients, study finds – Boston 25 News

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Walking patterns could indicate specific types of dementia in patients, study finds  Boston 25 News Walking patterns could be an indicator of what type of dementia a patient has, according to a new report. Walking patterns could indicate specific types of dementia in patients, study finds – Boston 25 News Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

Things to Understand Before and After LASIK Surgery – Counsel & Heal

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Things to Understand Before and After LASIK Surgery  Counsel & Heal LASIK surgery helps you to correct delicate parts of your eyes. It can be performed in less than an hour. In this process, the surgeon uses a laser to reshape your … Things to Understand Before and After LASIK Surgery – Counsel & Heal […]

Rhode Island senators seek more funds to combat virus – Idaho Statesman

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Rhode Island senators seek more funds to combat virus  Idaho Statesman Rhode Island’s senators are seeking additional federal funds to combat Eastern Equine Encephalitis. Rhode Island senators seek more funds to combat virus – Idaho Statesman Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Blood pressure: The second number matters, too – Harvard Health – Harvard Health

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Blood pressure: The second number matters, too – Harvard Health  Harvard Health People tend to focus more on the first number in a blood pressure reading, but the second number is also important for predicting heart disease risk. Blood pressure: The second number matters, too – Harvard Health – Harvard Health Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

First-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug got approval in the US – The Daily Star

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First-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug got approval in the US  The Daily Star Danish firm gets FDA approval for oral diabetes pill, no word yet on India launch  ThePrint View full coverage on Google News First-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug got approval in the US – The Daily Star Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Skunk carcass north of Detroit tests positive for rabies – WNEM Saginaw

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Skunk carcass north of Detroit tests positive for rabies  WNEM Saginaw Oakland County health officials confirm that the carcass of a skunk found in Southfield, just north of Detroit, has tested positive for rabies. Skunk carcass north of Detroit tests positive for rabies – WNEM Saginaw Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

County in Ohio urges people to top using vaping products – WTRF

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County in Ohio urges people to top using vaping products  WTRF Why Columbus and its suburbs are suddenly in Democrats’ sights  cleveland.com County health officials recommend tossing e-cigarettes  The Columbus Dispatch Franklin County Public Health urges residents to immediately stop using vaping products  NBC4 WCMH-TV View full coverage on Google News County in Ohio urges people to top […]

Fitness: Sweat more, live longer, enjoy the bragging rights – Cochrane Times Post

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Fitness: Sweat more, live longer, enjoy the bragging rights  Cochrane Times Post A study shows that higher intensity workouts increase the benefits of overall improved health and mortality reduction. Fitness: Sweat more, live longer, enjoy the bragging rights – Cochrane Times Post Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

How to get active, embrace veg and kick harmful habits in just 14 days – Mirror Online

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How to get active, embrace veg and kick harmful habits in just 14 days  Mirror Online NHS GP and lifestyle medicine expert Dr Donal Shah explains how to transform every day of your week and become healthier for it. How to get active, embrace veg and kick harmful habits in just 14 days – Mirror […]

Weight loss: Use this cooking oil to burn belly fat and lose fast – what is it? – Express

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Weight loss: Use this cooking oil to burn belly fat and lose fast – what is it?  Express Weight Loss: Simple 3-step Plan to Lose Weight Fast  Version Weekly View full coverage on Google News Weight loss: Use this cooking oil to burn belly fat and lose fast – what is it? – Express Source: Nigerian […]

Llama has dental surgery to get at root cause of past escape – Seattle Times

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Llama has dental surgery to get at root cause of past escape  Seattle Times DENVER (AP) — Remember Ike the runaway llama who was on the lam in Yellowstone National Park for three months last year? He made his way out by … View full coverage on Google News Llama has dental surgery to get at […]

Daughter’s Fertility Rests On Mother’s Smoking During Pregnancy – Science Times

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Daughter’s Fertility Rests On Mother’s Smoking During Pregnancy  Science Times Women who smoke during pregnancy may damage their daughters’ future fertility  Mirror Online Pregnant women who smoke could be harming the fertility of their daughters  Daily Mail Here’s how smoking during pregnancy can affect daughter’s fertility!  ANI News View full coverage on Google News Daughter’s Fertility Rests On […]

Parents In New York Upset Unvaccinated Kids Can't Go To School – Scary Mommy

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Parents In New York Upset Unvaccinated Kids Can’t Go To School  Scary Mommy Anti-vax parents in New York are protesting new laws that say their unvaccinated children can’t go to school until immunizations are up to date. Parents In New York Upset Unvaccinated Kids Can’t Go To School – Scary Mommy Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

Meatballs could cancel out anti-cancer benefits of tomato sauce, study finds – Boston 25 News

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Meatballs could cancel out anti-cancer benefits of tomato sauce, study finds  Boston 25 News Tomato sauce and meatballs make a tasty dish, but the combination could have an unusual effect on your health. Meatballs could cancel out anti-cancer benefits of tomato sauce, study finds – Boston 25 News Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

Another rabid bat found near a B.C. elementary school – Kamloops Matters

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Another rabid bat found near a B.C. elementary school  Kamloops Matters For the second time in less than a month, a dead rabies-infected bat has been found near an elementary school in Saanich. Island Health confirmed Thursday … View full coverage on Google News Another rabid bat found near a B.C. elementary school – Kamloops Matters […]

Deaths of five women with eating disorders linked by coroner amid growing anorexia crisis in UK – The Telegraph

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Deaths of five women with eating disorders linked by coroner amid growing anorexia crisis in UK  The Telegraph The deaths of five women with eating disorders are being linked by a coroner following warnings of a growing crisis over the way anorexia sufferers are treated … Deaths of five women with eating disorders linked by […]

Urgent Action in Children Required to Tackle Cardiovascular Deaths – SciTechDaily

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Urgent Action in Children Required to Tackle Cardiovascular Deaths  SciTechDaily Encouraging activity and improving diet in children is crucial to cut deaths from cardiovascular disease – and is the focus of an innovative school project in São … Urgent Action in Children Required to Tackle Cardiovascular Deaths – SciTechDaily Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Rethinking How Cholesterol is Integrated Into Cells – Nature World News

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Rethinking How Cholesterol is Integrated Into Cells  Nature World News Most people have heard of “cholesterol levels” and the dangers of high blood cholesterol, which is one of the main causes of cardiovascular disease. Rethinking How Cholesterol is Integrated Into Cells – Nature World News Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine – BBC News

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DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine  BBC News Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo are planning to use a second Ebola vaccine to help control an outbreak that has killed more than 2,100 people. View full coverage on Google News DR Congo to introduce second Ebola vaccine – BBC News Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children – European Society of Cardiology

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Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children  European Society of Cardiology Porto Alegre, Brazil 21 Sept 2019: Encouraging activity and improving diet in children is crucial to cut deaths from cardiovascular disease – and is the focus of an … Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children – European Society of Cardiology Source: […]

Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children – EurekAlert

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Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children  EurekAlert Porto Alegre, Brazil 21 Sept 2019: Encouraging activity and improving diet in children is crucial to cut deaths from cardiovascular disease – and is the focus of an … Tackling cardiovascular deaths requires urgent action in children – EurekAlert Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

Measles alert for Perth airport, NZ flight – 7NEWS

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Measles alert for Perth airport, NZ flight  7NEWS Measles warning for southern suburbs after infected person visits several Perth shopping centres  The West Australian Measles warning after infected person visits shopping centres, Perth Airport  PerthNow View full coverage on Google News Measles alert for Perth airport, NZ flight – 7NEWS Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic […]

Woman's Blood Turned Blue After Using Over-the-Counter Drug To Treat Toothache – Tech Times

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Woman’s Blood Turned Blue After Using Over-the-Counter Drug To Treat Toothache  Tech Times The woman’s blood turned blue and she had low levels of oxygen. Her symptoms emerged after she took the topical version of the benzocaine drug to treat her … Woman’s Blood Turned Blue After Using Over-the-Counter Drug To Treat Toothache – Tech […]

Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass. – WTAP-TV

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Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass.  WTAP-TV Family identifies Massachusetts’ second EEE victim this year  WCVB Channel 5 Boston Massachusetts Announces Second Death in State Connected to EEE Along With Tenth Case  Newsweek Wife identifies Freetown man as latest person to die of EEE, says he didnt deserve this  SouthCoastToday.com Wife identifies latest person […]

Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass. – CBS19 News

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Sixth death in US from mosquito-borne disease EEE reported in Mass.  CBS19 News Family identifies second EEE victim this year in Mass.  WCVB Channel 5 Boston Wife identifies Freetown man as latest person to die of EEE, says he didnt deserve this  SouthCoastToday.com Wife identifies latest person to die of EEE, says ‘he didn’t deserve this’  WCVB Boston Massachusetts […]

Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine – The National

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Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine  The National Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Saturday that they plan to introduce a second Ebola vaccine, manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, … View full coverage on Google News Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine – The National Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

NHS hospitals using vintage makeovers to help dementia patients – Guernsey Press

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NHS hospitals using vintage makeovers to help dementia patients  Guernsey Press There are now 850000 people living with dementia in the UK and the numbers are continuing to rise, according to the Alzheimer’s Society. NHS hospitals using vintage makeovers to help dementia patients – Guernsey Press Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Today is World Alzheimer Day (4 photos) – ThoroldNews.com

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Today is World Alzheimer Day (4 photos)  ThoroldNews.com Investment ‘desperately needed’ for better Alzheimer’s services | Ireland  The Times Saturday is World Alzheimer’s Day  WCNC Water Tower Inn to be lit blue tomorrow  SooToday.com View full coverage on Google News Today is World Alzheimer Day (4 photos) – ThoroldNews.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Pharmacies providing free naloxone kits to reverse overdoses – KitchenerToday.com

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Pharmacies providing free naloxone kits to reverse overdoses  KitchenerToday.com Opioid overdose reversal drug now being offered over-the-counter  4 News Now Commentary: How Yukon’s federal election candidates would tackle the opioid crisis  Yukon News View full coverage on Google News Pharmacies providing free naloxone kits to reverse overdoses – KitchenerToday.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

Student went blind after swimming in the sea on family holiday – Metro

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Student went blind after swimming in the sea on family holiday  Metro Miyako Murray lost her vision after developing an eye infection from swimming with contact lenses in (Picture: Miyako Murray). A 19-year-old student has gone … Student went blind after swimming in the sea on family holiday – Metro Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The […]

Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – KARE11.com

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Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded  KARE11.com Doctors have warned the risk of developing cancer is low and quitting the medication would be more dangerous than staying on it in the short-term. View full coverage on Google News Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – KARE11.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – KING5.com

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Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded  KING5.com Doctors have warned the risk of developing cancer is low and quitting the medication would be more dangerous than staying on it in the short-term. View full coverage on Google News Blood pressure medication recall for cancer risk expanded – KING5.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Making cheddar is not for the neurotic – Cochrane Times Post

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Making cheddar is not for the neurotic  Cochrane Times Post It started under the Christmas tree. For me, sat three cardboard boxes that looked like oversized takeout containers with tidy red bows on top — a nice touch from … Making cheddar is not for the neurotic – Cochrane Times Post Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

This Doctor Made Simple Changes to His Diet to Lose 20 Pounds and Get Ripped – menshealth.com

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This Doctor Made Simple Changes to His Diet to Lose 20 Pounds and Get Ripped  menshealth.com After unhealthy eating habits led to weight gain, Dr. Tanvir Hussain made simple diet changes and did HIIT workouts to fuel a 20-pound weight loss … This Doctor Made Simple Changes to His Diet to Lose 20 Pounds and […]

For Fat Cats, The Struggle Is Real When It Comes To Losing Weight And Keeping It Off – WPRL

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For Fat Cats, The Struggle Is Real When It Comes To Losing Weight And Keeping It Off  WPRL Erin Shibley and Chirag Rathod are parents to Miko the cat. “Miko Angelo. Miko Angelo’s his full name. Miko for short,” Rathod says. It’ For Fat Cats, The Struggle Is Real When It Comes To Losing Weight […]

Mystery vaping-related illness kills man in eighth US death linked to e-cigarettes – The Independent

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Mystery vaping-related illness kills man in eighth US death linked to e-cigarettes  The Independent Missouri man dies from vaping-related illness, bringing US death toll to eight  CNBC ‘Unfortunate Case’: Missouri Health Dept Reports US’ Eighth Vaping-Associated Death  Sputnik International Man in St. Louis is Missouri’s first vaping-related death  KCTV Kansas City Missouri man in his forties becomes 8th person […]

Vaccinations planned to contain swine fever – The Japan News

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Vaccinations planned to contain swine fever  The Japan News TOKYO (Jiji Press) — The government will shift policy and vaccinate farm pigs in a bid to prevent the spread of swine fever, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries … Vaccinations planned to contain swine fever – The Japan News Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine – Reuters Africa

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Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine  Reuters Africa (Adds quote, details). GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sept 21 (Reuters) – H ealth authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Saturday that they … Congo to deploy second Ebola vaccine – Reuters Africa Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Keto And Intermittent Fasting Helped Me Lose 150 Pounds In A Year – Women's Health

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Keto And Intermittent Fasting Helped Me Lose 150 Pounds In A Year  Women’s Health Using keto and intermittent fasting, Kay H. lost 150 pounds without having to step foot in a gym. Here’s how she went from 402 pounds to where she is today. Keto And Intermittent Fasting Helped Me Lose 150 Pounds In A […]

Flu shots for the vulnerable | News – www.ekathimerini.com

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Flu shots for the vulnerable | News  www.ekathimerini.com Trump Executive Order Aims to Speed Flu Vaccine Development  Medscape UM School of Medicine receives $200 NIH contract to develop a universal influenza vaccine  University of Maryland School of Medicine Free flu shots for Stanford faculty, staff, postdocs, students  Stanford University News Trump signs order to improve flu-vaccine development  Nature.com View full […]

Tired of eating rice? Try these healthy alternatives – Times of India

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Tired of eating rice? Try these healthy alternatives  Times of India All you need to know about these healthy alternatives to white rice. Tired of eating rice? Try these healthy alternatives – Times of India Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Woman with tongue cancer gets a new one using skin from her arm – Metro.co.uk

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Woman with tongue cancer gets a new one using skin from her arm  Metro.co.uk Doctors build new tongue out of piece of woman’s arm after cancer diagnosis  Mirror Online Cancer patient has tongue replaced with arm skin in medical breakthrough  Daily Star View full coverage on Google News Woman with tongue cancer gets a new one using […]

Central America's Dengue Epidemic Deadly in Honduras – News18

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Central America’s Dengue Epidemic Deadly in Honduras  News18 At least 135 people have died from dengue this year in Honduras, nearly two-thirds of them children. Many other suspected deaths await lab confirmation. Central America’s Dengue Epidemic Deadly in Honduras – News18 Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Revealed: Natural solution that normalizes blood sugar, reverses diabetes in few weeks without insulin, medications (Sponsored) – Daily Post Nigeria

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Revealed: Natural solution that normalizes blood sugar, reverses diabetes in few weeks without insulin, medications (Sponsored)  Daily Post Nigeria Type 2 diabetes: The best drink to help with lowering blood sugar levels  Express Tom Watson weight loss – Lose weight and reverse type 2 diabetes like the Deputy Labour leader – here’s how  The Sun NHS diabetes expert […]

Breaking the menopause taboo: 'There are vital stories we should continue to pursue' – The Guardian

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Breaking the menopause taboo: ‘There are vital stories we should continue to pursue’  The Guardian Our science correspondent reflects on our recent series exploring the under-reported issue of ‘the change’ Breaking the menopause taboo: ‘There are vital stories we should continue to pursue’ – The Guardian Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave […]

Brazilian gov't announces extra vaccines to tackle measles outbreak – Xinhua | English.news.cn – Xinhua

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Brazilian gov’t announces extra vaccines to tackle measles outbreak – Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) — The Brazilian government announced on Friday the purchase of vaccines is double of that from the previous year in order … Brazilian gov’t announces extra vaccines to tackle measles outbreak – Xinhua | English.news.cn […]

SCAI stages of cardiogenic shock stratify mortality risk – EurekAlert

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SCAI stages of cardiogenic shock stratify mortality risk  EurekAlert A new shock classification scheme released by the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and endorsed by the American College of … SCAI stages of cardiogenic shock stratify mortality risk – EurekAlert Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

World's first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease produces remarkable results – Medical Xpress

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World’s first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease produces remarkable results  Medical Xpress At the Association for Glycogen Storage Disease’s 41st Annual Conference, Dr. David Weinstein of UConn School of Medicine and Connecticut Children’s … World’s first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease produces remarkable results – Medical Xpress Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic […]

Google's New Parental Controls Miss The Mark On "Helping Kids Find Balance" – Forbes

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Google’s New Parental Controls Miss The Mark On “Helping Kids Find Balance”  Forbes Google Family Link’s parent-focused approach goes against widely-accepted theories of child development and psychology. Google’s New Parental Controls Miss The Mark On “Helping Kids Find Balance” – Forbes Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

NIH awards research grants to develop learning health care system for early psychosis treatment – News-Medical.net

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NIH awards research grants to develop learning health care system for early psychosis treatment  News-Medical.net The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded six research grants for studies to develop a learning health care system for the treatment of early psychosis. NIH awards research grants to develop learning health care system for early psychosis treatment – […]

Long-acting injectable multi-drug implant shows promise for HIV prevention and treatment – Medical Xpress

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Long-acting injectable multi-drug implant shows promise for HIV prevention and treatment  Medical Xpress A new study published today in Nature Communications shows a promising alternative for those who have to take a daily pill regimen. Targeting HIV treatment … Long-acting injectable multi-drug implant shows promise for HIV prevention and treatment – Medical Xpress Source: Nigerian […]

Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer – News-Medical.net

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Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer  News-Medical.net A new family of drugs which inhibit the activity of a protein associated with prostate and other cancers has been reported by scientists from the University of Bath. Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer – News-Medical.net Source: Nigerian […]

World's first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease produces remarkable results: Consuming cornstarch every few hours has been the only available option for survival – Science Daily

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World’s first gene therapy for glycogen storage disease produces remarkable results: Consuming cornstarch every few hours has been the only available option for survival  Science Daily The rare and deadly genetic liver disorder, GSD type Ia, affects children from infancy through adulthood, causing dangerously low blood sugar levels and … World’s first gene therapy for […]

Horrifying X-rays show lungs of sporty teen, 19, clogged with oil after vaping – Mirror Online

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Horrifying X-rays show lungs of sporty teen, 19, clogged with oil after vaping  Mirror Online Shocking X-ray shows how vaping left teen’s lungs caked with hardened oil  Metro.co.uk Shocking scans show how vaping can BLOCK your lungs with solidified oil – as 8 killed by e-cig lung disease  The Sun Vaping left teen’s lungs smothered with solidified oil […]

Cure for the common cold may be 'possible' – NNY360

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Cure for the common cold may be ‘possible’  NNY360 Sneezing. Sniffling. Coughing. There’s not much you can do to stop the common cold except wait it out. But a new study published in Nature Microbiology may … Cure for the common cold may be ‘possible’ – NNY360 Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – […]

Alarm as antimicrobial resistance surges among chickens, pigs and cattle – Nature.com

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Alarm as antimicrobial resistance surges among chickens, pigs and cattle  Nature.com Drug-resistant bacteria are gaining a stronghold in developing countries where meat production has soared. Alarm as antimicrobial resistance surges among chickens, pigs and cattle – Nature.com Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

New round of aerial mosquito spraying planned – Warwick Beacon

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New round of aerial mosquito spraying planned  Warwick Beacon He Was ‘Perfectly Healthy’ Before Mosquito Bite. 9 Days Later, He Was Brain Dead  NDTV News EEE deaths: Michigan man is latest to die from mosquito-borne illness  INSIDER Doc: While EEE can be deadly, most cases go undetected  WPRI Man goes from ‘perfectly healthy’ to brain dead in 9 days […]

Doctors: Rhode Island woman changed color after using toothache medicine – Boston.com

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Doctors: Rhode Island woman changed color after using toothache medicine  Boston.com Woman’s Blood Turns a Shocking Shade of Blue After She Used Tooth-Numbing Gel  Livescience.com Woman’s blood turns blue after she takes too much toothache medication  Mirror Online Woman Suffers ‘Rare Case’ After Her Blood Turned Blue from Using Common Numbing Agent  PEOPLE.com Blue blood: Why this woman’s blood […]

Adopted baby's unexpected heart problem brought unexpected joy – Medical Xpress

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Adopted baby’s unexpected heart problem brought unexpected joy  Medical Xpress When their hopes of adopting a child from China were stretched thin by years of wait, Vanessa and Chris Zoog asked for a baby with a physical issue—one who … Adopted baby’s unexpected heart problem brought unexpected joy – Medical Xpress Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog […]

Alternatives to drugs for managing pain – The Guardian

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Alternatives to drugs for managing pain  The Guardian Letters: Readers respond to a piece about opioid prescriptions and how doctors can manage help with long-term pain. Alternatives to drugs for managing pain – The Guardian Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Physicians Group Demands AHA Withdraw New Beverage Guidelines for Children – Business Wire

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Physicians Group Demands AHA Withdraw New Beverage Guidelines for Children  Business Wire The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a nonprofit with 12000 doctor members, has asked American Heart Association (AHA) President Robert. Physicians Group Demands AHA Withdraw New Beverage Guidelines for Children – Business Wire Source: Nigerian Healthcare Blog The Academic Clinic – Leave Comments

Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer – Medical Xpress

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Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer  Medical Xpress A new family of drugs which inhibit the activity of a protein associated with prostate and other cancers has been reported by scientists from the University of Bath. Scientists identify new family of drugs which could combat prostate cancer – Medical Xpress […]