Sexually transmitted diseases are transmitted from one person to the other through sexual activity, these include anal, vaginal, or oral. The rate of sexually transmitted disease and rapes especially of the underage (child rape) has become a major public health challenge in Nigeria Some STDs have no cure, and only symptoms can be treated; others […]

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ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactive disorder. It’s a medical condition. It affects children and teens and can continue into adulthood. ADHD is the most commonly diagnosed mental disorder of children. Children with ADHD may be hyperactive and unable control their impulses. Or they may have trouble paying attention. These behaviors interfere with school and […]

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Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. The prevalence has increased at an alarming rate. According to the WHO Globally, in 2016 the number of overweight children under the age of five is estimated to be over 41 million. Almost half of all overweight children under 5 […]

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Its been raining back to back in Nigeria and this season is common for Cold, Flu, Frequent Asthma episodes and pneumonia. We have helped you to combine each of this diseases and ways you can prevent them. PNEUMONIA Pneumonia is an infection in your lungs that causes them to fill up with fluid. You can’t […]

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Caring for a cancer patient is an important job that plays a fundamental role in that patient’s recovery. Being a caregiver comes with its own set of challenges. Caring for someone with cancer can be physically and emotionally draining. Physically, you may experience fatigue, changes in appetite, or problems sleeping. Emotionally, you may feel sad, […]

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Diarrhea is the frequent passage of loose, watery, soft stores with or without abdominal bloating, pressure, and cramps frequently referred to as flatulence or gas. Diarrhea is one of the most prevalent health problems. It can vary from a mild, temporary condition to a possibly life-threatening condition. According to WHO Waterborne diarrhoeal diseases, are responsible […]

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Diet could be a powerful weapon in the fight against leukemia. It is important for patients to eat foods full of antioxidants that help fight cancer and keep the body strong, so they can keep fighting. A healthy diet is crucial for an individual who is receiving leukemia. Get tips on preparing nutritious meals and […]

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Taking your medicine as prescribed by a doctor or pharmacist is important for controlling chronic conditions, treating temporary conditions, and overall long-term health and well-being.  A personal connection with your health-care provider or pharmacist is an important part of medication adherence. Sticking to your medication routine (or medication adherence) means taking your medications as prescribed […]

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A communicable disease is one that is spread from one person to another through a variety of ways that include: contact with blood and bodily fluids; breathing in an airborne virus; or by being bitten by an insect. Some ways in which communicable diseases spread are by: 1. Physical contact: Physical contactwith an infected person, […]

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Measles is a very contagious viral disease that is spread through the air from person to person. Measles can be transmitted when someone with measles coughs or sneezes, and other people breathing the air containing the measles virus can then get measles. The measles virus can also float in the air for up to one […]

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Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) is a general term for conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) Cardiovascular diseases are the number 1 cause of death globally: more people die annually from Cardiovascular diseases than from any other cause. Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are a group of disorders of the heart […]

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Good health begins with prevention and that all starts with the individual and establishing good health habits means people may enjoy longer, healthier, happier lives. Regular check-ups are an important part of a prevention routine and can help keep people on track with their health goals. The purpose of a health check is to help […]

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