Lifestyle Diseases in Nigeria

8 Common Lifestyle Diseases in Nigeria 

Lifestyle diseases, also known as non-communicable diseases (NCDs), are diseases that are commonly caused by unhealthy lifestyle choices such as poor diet, lack of exercise, smoking, and alcohol consumption. These diseases are becoming increasingly common in Nigeria, and they pose a significant threat to public health. Unfortunately, many people in Nigeria are still at risk…

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Tay-Sachs Disease common inherited diseases in Nigeria

6 Common Inherited Diseases In Nigeria

Inherited diseases are diseases caused by genetic mutations that are passed down from one generation to the next and can result in a wide range of health problems, from chronic illnesses to life-threatening conditions. Nigeria, like many other countries, has a high prevalence of inherited diseases. Inherited diseases, also known as genetic disorders, are caused…

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3 Common Lower Respiratory Infections In Nigeria

3 Common Lower Respiratory Infections In Nigeria

In Nigeria, lower respiratory infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality among children under five years. The disease burden is particularly heavy in rural areas due to poor environmental conditions and lack of access to adequate health care services. In addition, there is little published data on Nigeria’s epidemiology and burden of Lower…

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