Health

Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine Is Safe For Us

Thursday, February 18, 2021
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has approved Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for use in Nigeria. NAFDAC Director-General, Dr. Mojisola Adeyeye disclosed this while briefing journalists on Thursday, in Abuja. She said that the vaccine can be stored ...

Covid-19 And Malnutrition Scourge In Nigeria

Wednesday, February 10, 2021
No doubt, novel pandemic of corona virus has disrupted and distorted different areas of human endeavours and nutrition ecosystem readily comes to minds in this regard. Figures available on nutrition status of Nigerians, pre- pandemic, revealed Nigeria had second highest number of number malnourished ...

DEVITEM, Anambra State Library, Majorie Bash Mark 2021 World Cancer Day

Friday, February 5, 2021
The need to eat more of natural and organic food as a way of boosting one 39;s immune system and minimizing risk of cancer has been emphasized. The Chief Medical Director and CEO, Crescent Diagnostics, Dr. Emeka Ezeazu made the call at a one-day event organized to mark the 2021 World Cancer Day. ...

 is Covid-19 A Rich Man’s Disease? 

Friday, February 5, 2021
Since March 2019, when the World Health Organisation, WHO, declared it a pandemic, Coronavirus, a.k.a. COVID-19, has continued to wreak havoc across the world; weakling the health care system, disrupting businesses and bringing about a completely new norm in social interactions. At the peak of its r ...

Guinea Worm Cases Fell 50% in 2020, Carter Center Reports

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
ATLANTA (Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021) mdash; Despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of human Guinea worm cases was cut in half to just 27 in 2020, The Carter Center announced Tuesday. The 27 human cases of Guinea worm disease across six African countries mark a 50% decline from ...

Sexual Dysfunction: Vitamin D And Zinc To The Rescue

Tuesday, December 29, 2020
It is not an exaggeration to say that there is a growing recognition that men rsquo;s sexual health entails a broad range of physical, emotional and psychosocial responses to sexual interactions, yet little is known about sexual dysfunctions and wellbeing in men populations. It is against the forego ...

Nigeria's Women Affairs Minister, Pauline Tallen tests positive for COVID-19

Sunday, December 27, 2020
Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has tested positive for coronavirus, she revealed on Sunday, 27 December 2020. The minister announced that she tested positive for the virus after she was advised by her medical team to undergo the test and self-isolate for observation over the past few d ...

Coronavirus Update: Nigeria Records 501 New Cases As Toll Hits 78,434

Monday, December 21, 2020
http://cdn.thenigerianvoice.com/images/content/1221202081646 screenshot 20201221 at 08.15.28.png 501 new cases of COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-218 FCT-112 Kaduna-53 Plateau-24 Katsina-21 Kano-16 Yobe-14 Ondo-10 Ogun-9 Edo-7 Bayelsa-5 Rivers-4 Borno-4 ...

Atiku Abubakar Advocates Immediate Ban Of UK flights over new strain of coronav

Monday, December 21, 2020
Nigeria 39;s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has called on the Nigerian government to immediately halt flights to and from the UK now in view of outbreak of new strain of COVID-19 in their land. A fast-spreading variant of COVID-19 in the UK has raised fear as some countries have already b ...

Coronavirus Update: Nigeria Records 1,145 New Cases As Toll Hits 60,655

Friday, December 18, 2020
http://cdn.thenigerianvoice.com/images/content/1218202061123 screenshot 20201218 at 06.09.18.png 1,145 new cases of COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-459 FCT-145 Kaduna-138 Plateau-80 Katsina-70 Gombe-52 Niger-31 Kano-23 Bayelsa-21 Bauchi-18 Ondo-18 Rivers-17 ...
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