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World Blood Donor Day: Give Blood, Keep The World Beating

Ever thought of the need to voluntarily donate blood at least, once every three months? Certainly, blood donation is an act many people would initially cringe at until they realise the benefits are for the donors as much as for the receivers. The donor is at lower risk of suffering a heart attack, developing cancer, […]

Does Groundnut Cause Pimples As Sometimes Claimed?

Groundnuts, very rich in protein and oil, are also rich in the vitamins niacin, folate, pantothenic acid, thiamin, riboflavin, choline, Vitamin B6, Vitamin E and rich in minerals like magnesium, phosphorous, potassium, zinc, iron, copper, manganese selenium. But oftentimes, this nutritious nut has been blamed for causing pimples in many parts of the world and […]

COVID-19: “Issue Of National Health Insurance Should Be Reviewed” -Falana

A renowned legal luminary, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) has called for a review of the National Health Act by emphasizing the improvement of Hospitals and the National Health Insurance at Local, State and Federal levels. Mr Falana made the call while speaking on Monday, April 13, 2020, during a live interview on BCOS Breakfast Television […]

Doctor Dies Before Testing Positive For Coronavirus

The NCDC has said the country has recorded a new death, making a total of six deaths, while 44 people have recovered from the disease and have since been discharged. The latest fatality recorded from the disease, according to the NCDC on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, was in Daura, a town in Katsina State. Channels […]