Health Effects of Oil Spills

5 Dangerous Health Effects of Oil Spills

Oil spills occur when crude oil or its products (petrol, kerosene), escape from where they have been contained, such as pipeline or oil well,...
Things to consider before getting health insurance in Nigeria

5 Things To Consider Before Getting Health Insurance In Nigeria

The word “insurance” still sounds alien in the Nigerian context. Sure, there are some big insurance companies in the country, but there are so...
Vaccines to take before going to Nigeria

6 Vaccines To Take Before Travelling To Nigeria

If you are coming to Nigeria, especially from countries in North America and Europe, there are some vaccines you have to take before you...
Health Effects of Kerosene Stove

4 Negative Health Effects of Kerosene Stove

Two decades ago, kerosene stoves were a common sight in most Nigerian homes. It was an upgrade from using charcoal to cook. Kerosene stove...
How to protect yourself from teargas

How to Protect Yourself from Tear Gas

What is tear gas? Tear gas refers to a group of chemical irritants commonly used to control or disperse crowds. The common chemical used for...
Why People Living in Poverty are at Greater Risk of Tuberculosis in Nigeria

Why People Living in Poverty are at Greater Risk of Tuberculosis...

Over the years, recent investigations have demonstrated that the rising rate of tuberculosis and poverty in Nigeria has increased simultaneously. There is no doubt,...
Vaccine-Preventable Diseases In Nigeria

5 Vaccine-Preventable Diseases In Nigeria

Vaccine-preventable diseases are those diseases that can be prevented by taking a vaccine. A vaccine is a substance that boosts the body’s immunity against...
Health Effects Of Poor Sanitation

3 Health Effects Of Poor Sanitation

Poor sanitation can be described as a state of disorderliness or untidiness in an environment. The environment in question here could be just a...
Diabetes Mellitus: The Underlying Epidemic

Diabetes Mellitus: The Underlying Epidemic

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic condition that arises when the pancreas produces insufficient insulin or when the body's insulin is ineffectively used. This...
Maternal health in Nigeria

Crucial Maternal Health Problems in Nigeria

Maternal health simply means the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and of course, postnatal care. Improving the health of mothers is very important...

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