hepatitis b vaccine

Hepatitis B

The World Health Organization (WHO) has set a goal to eradicate viral hepatitis by the year 2030. WHO plans to achieve this by universal vaccinations against hepatitis B infection and through increasing awareness on the disease in communities. Hepatitis B virus is one of the most common infectious agents that affects the liver and may …

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edible clay nzu

Edible clay, Nzu or calabash chalk contains toxic substance

Do you have a habit of eating edible clay, Nzu or calabash chalk, do you know that they contain some toxic substance? Read for more information. Edible clay The first rain that ushers in the raining season fills the air with the enticing smell of clay as the water touches the dusty soil. I found …

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rape victim

Rape victim? 5 things to do

Are you a rape victim in Nigeria, this article gives you the information you need. What is rape? Rape is a penetrative sex against the will of a person or under threat of harm. When a person has sex with another without obtaining consent or with incorrectly obtained consent, that is rape. In Nigeria, the …

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cushing's syndrome

Cushing’s syndrome

Cushing’s syndrome occurs when you have too much hormone called cortisol in your body. Cushing’s syndrome is not common and mostly affects people who have had steroid tablets for a long time. This is because steroid contain a synthetic version of cortisol. In rare cases, Cushing’s syndrome occur because the body is producing too much …

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HIV PEP

HIV PEP Drugs in Nigeria

In this post, you will learn about HIV PEP and where to get them in Nigeria. What is HIV? Human immunodeficiency virus is an infectious agent that destroys the ability of the body to defend itself and fight off infectious diseases. HIV infection is contracted by contact with body fluids of an infected person such …

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What to do after a dog bite

Do you know what to do after a dog bite? Dogs are man’s best friend. They are very friendly animals that are loyal to their owners. They can be trained to protect, direct or run errands. Dogs are lovely and playful but in the process of playing they could bite mistakenly. They could also bite …

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