Health&Fitness

What To Know About Coronavirus Spreading In China And Elsewhere

At least nine people have died from a new coronavirus in China following an outbreak in the city of Wuhan and more than 470 cases have been reported globally, most in China. Global health authorities fear the transmission rate will accelerate as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel at home and abroad during the week-long Lunar New Year holiday. KNOWN ...

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30 Remarkable Health Benefits of Sex

Unadulterated, consensual, fabulous sex is often a taboo topic. Many people don’t realize that in addition to being fun, sex has heaps of health benefits—30 to be exact! If your sex life is lacking, the following information may just inspire you to find more time to canoodle. From pain relief and decreased stress to improved sleep and brainpower, read on ...

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Alcohol Addiction And Treatment

Are you concerned either your own or your loved one’s drinking has crossed the line into so-called problem drinking? Do you wish to learn more about alcohol rehab clinics in your local area? Alcoholism can pounce when you least expect it and seeking help quickly is essential in mitigating the damage alcohol abuse is capable of inflicting on your family, ...

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Prediabetes – Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment Guide

By Lark Health What Is Prediabetes? Prediabetes is a condition in which your blood sugar is higher than normal, but not as high as it would be if you had diabetes.  If you have prediabetes, you may have no symptoms. However, you are at higher risk for developing diabetes. If you get diabetes, you will need to manage it with ...

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Monkeypox hits Lagos, Delta, Rivers, Others

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has revealed that Lagos continues to lead cases of monkeypox viral disease in the country. Experts state that monkeypox is a viral disease related to smallpox and transmitted to humans through fluid exchange by rodents and primates. In its latest report on the disease, NCDC states that overall, Nigeria has 81 total reported cases ...

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Group Holds Free Cancer, Eye, Dental Screening In Lagos

…says over 18 million people develop cancer yearly A non-governmental organization, PinkCruise, will be hosting a free cancer test in Lagos this October. In a statement for the PinkCruise team, Dr Abia Nzelu says October is a global landmark month for health promotion. According to her, the month is marked as International Cancer Awareness Month with special emphasis on breast ...

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New Review Finds No Significant Risk In Eating Red Meat

Against dietary advice of international agencies, a review of evidence drawn from millions of people indicates that cutting back on red and processed meat brings few if any health benefits. But the finding has prompted criticism from many experts. Reuters quoted the researchers who conducted the review as saying their findings suggest most people can eat red and processed meat ...

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Prostate Cancer Could Now Be Cured In One Week

Prostate cancer patients could be cured in as little as a week with new high-dose targeted radiotherapy. In trials, tumours were wiped out within days with treatment times slashed from the standard one to two months. The breakthrough could save the NHS millions. It comes after Sir Rod Stewart revealed he has beaten the disease. One patient who took part ...

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Lawmaker Offers Free Medicare To Anambra-East Communities

Raymond Ozoji, Awka As part of efforts to ensure as well as guarantee access to quality health care services to improve on the health indicators of the people of Anambra-east local government area, the nine communities of the council area have been offered another round of intensive free medical services aimed at identifying ailments and providing medications for the treatment ...

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