Nigerian Government Partners with CAN to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines in Churches

COVID Vaccine in Nigeria

The Nigerian Government has partnered with CAN to administer COVID-19 vaccines. The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) will start administering vaccines in churches. Dr. Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency made the announcement. The “Sunday Vaccination” will be part of phase 2 of the country’s COVID-19 vaccination roll-out.  […]

Shocking!!! Five Simple Daily Tactics to Prevent Hearing Impairment

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There are some simple things you can do to help stop loud noises from permanently damaging your hearing, no matter how old you are. WHO (World Health Organisation) estimates over 5% of the world’s population or 466 million people has disabling hearing loss (432 million adults and 34 million children). It is estimated that by 2050 […]

Top 5 Ways To Protect Yourself Against The Coronavirus

With the emergence of the corona virus, death toll from the new coronavirus hits globally. So far, 80 people have been confirmed dead and 453 cases has been witnessed throughout China since the coronavirus disease was first diagnosed in Wuhan, the Chinese city with over 11 million inhabitants. Nigeria is on red alert with China […]

Edibles Wrapped In Newspaper Can Lead To Lassa Fever

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It’s been four weeks since the Lassa fever outbreak occurred again and its gradually spreading. 9 states have been recorded with the epidemic attack with over 159 suspected cases. Here are some few facts you should know about Lassa fever; Lassa fever is one of the hemorrhagic fever viruses like Ebola virus, Marburg virus, and others. Unlike Ebola virus, Lassa fever is not […]

Who Experiences BackPain?

You probably have had a Back Pain trauma before or not. But Back Pain can occur as a result of many factors, just like an injury, activity or medical condition. As we get older, the chances of developing lower back pain increases; most times due to the previous occupation. What is Back Pain? Back pain […]

Top 4 Misconceptions About High Blood Pressure That Kills Fast

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There are many factors responsible for heart diseases. Some of them include excessive intake of salt, alcohol, smoking, obesity, or genetics. But, there have been many misconceptions surrounding heart diseases such as hypertension. Some of the misconceptions are: 1. “If You Don’t Add Salt to Your Food, Hypertension is Far Away From You.” Adding salt […]

5 Terrible Things That Happen When You Sit Too Much

back pain from sitting too much

Sitting for lengthy periods of time can cause the big leg and gluteal muscles to atrophy and waste away. These big muscles assist you in walking and stabilizing yourself. When these muscles are weak, you are more prone to get injuries from falls and strains when exercising.

What Excessive Consumption of Alcohol Can Do To Your Body

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Many adults like to drink alcohol. Be it to relieve stress, to have fun, or because of peer pressure. Nigeria is no stranger to alcohol consumption. According to reports from the NBS, Nigerians spent as much as N208 Billion on alcohol. While alcohol consumption can be fun, there are consequences for over-consumption. Alcohol consumption can […]