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In Katsina: Nutritionist advises mothers on breast feeding

Chief Nutrition Officer in Katsina has called on mothers in the state to ensure adequate breast feeding and regular feeding of their babies to guard against malnutrion. Hajiya Rabiya Mohammed , Chief Nutrition Officer in Katsina State Government has called on mothers in the state to ensure adequate breast feeding and regular feeding of their babies to guard against malnutrion.Mohammed made …

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Flat Tummy Water: Health Benefits, Recipes & Negative Effects

Getting a flat tummy doesn’t have to be difficult. There are things you can do to help flatten your stomach. Flat tummy water could trim your waistline and help you flaunt a toned body.    But what is flat tummy water? Where do you buy it? Flat tummy water isn’t available in stores, but you can make it at home. …

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Fake Drugs: ‘No killer antimalarial medicines in Nigeria’ – NAFDAC

NAFDAC’s Acting DG has said the drugs in question are not recommended for treating malaria. The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has released a statement to rubbish the ‘misinformation’ about the circulation and sale of 42 antimalarial drugs in the country banned by the European Union (EU).In a press briefing on Tuesday, July 26, 2017,  chaired by …

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Meningitis: Epidemiologist recommends ‘flucytosine’ for treatment in Africa

Cryptococcosis, also known as cryptococcal disease, is “a potentially fatal fungal disease caused by one of two species” – Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii. An Epidemiologist, Sile Molloy, has recommended flucytosine to be made widely available in resource-limited settings, particularly in Africa, for the treatment of cryptococcosis meningitis.Molloy of St George’s University, London, made the recommendation on Monday at the …

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Swaziland: African country halves world’s highest HIV infection rate

Velephi Okello of the Swazi health ministry told journalists at an HIV science conference in Paris. Swaziland, which bears the world’s heaviest HIV burden, has almost halved the rate of new infections in five years by boosting access to virus-suppressing drugs, researchers said Monday.The country — where one in three adults is infected with the AIDS-causing virus — has vastly …

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In Borno: FG renews commitment to provide health care to IDPs

Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, reaffirmed government resolve while fielding questions from newsmen on Health and Nutrition Emergency Response. The Federal Government has renewed its unwavering commitment to providing reprieve for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North East.This is contained in a statement issued by Mrs Boade Akinola, Director, Media and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of …

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Imagine Losing 20 Pounds In 14 Days!

Don’t act so surprised, Your Highness. You weren’t on any mercy mission this time. Several transmissions were beamed to this ship by Rebel spies. I want to know what happened to the plans they sent you. In my experience, there is no such thing as luck. Partially, but it also obeys your commands. I want to come with you to …

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10 Reasons To Start Your Own, Profitable Website!

Don’t act so surprised, Your Highness. You weren’t on any mercy mission this time. Several transmissions were beamed to this ship by Rebel spies. I want to know what happened to the plans they sent you. In my experience, there is no such thing as luck. Partially, but it also obeys your commands. I want to come with you to …

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