300, 000 living with HIV/AIDS in Benue

The Acting Country Program Manager of AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), Dr. Greg Abiaziem, on Friday said that at least 300, 000 people are still living positively with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Benue State. Dr. Abiaziem in an interview with newsmen in Makurdi, said that the 15.4 percent prevalence rate of the scourge in […]

All you’ll need to know about MonkeyPox

I recently had a Chickenpox infection, one that could be tagged chronic as the rashess are unusually bigger than the normal Smallpox or Chickenpox that I have ever seen, it concentrated mostly on my face, palm of my hands and my thighs, very few on other parts. But its so much on my face am […]

God sent Type C Meningitis to punish Nigerians for their sins – Gov. Yari

ABUJA- Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the outbreak of Type C Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country was a direct punishment from God to the people of Nigeria for their various sinful acts.

God sent Type C Meningitis to punish Nigerians for their sins – Gov. Yari

*says leaders ‘re messengers By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA- Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the outbreak of Type C Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country was a direct punishment from God to the people of Nigeria for their various sinful acts. He said that God had always sent strange illnesses which had no […]

10 factors responsible for low sperm count

A man’s fertility rate generally relies on the quantity and quality of his sperm. If the amount of sperm a man ejaculates is low or if the sperm is of poor quality, it will be difficult and sometimes impossible for him to impregnate a female.

A man’s fertility rate generally relies on the quantity and quality of his sperm. If the amount of sperm a man ejaculates is low or if the sperm is of poor quality, it will be difficult and sometimes impossible for him to impregnate a female. According to Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, a male infertility is usually […]

Here’s why men need regular erection

Men should have erections regularly to keep their penis in great shape. That’s the verdict of scientists. “If a man does not have regular erection, the penis may shrink,” says an Associate Professor and Residency Programme Director of the Urology Division at Southern Illinois University’s School of Medicine, Dr. Tobias Köhler. Köhler notes that the […]

Grooming pubic hair may raise STI risk

People who are sexually active and who regularly groom their pubic hair may be more likely to contract sexually transmitted infections than those who don’t groom their pubic hair at all, according to a new study. People in the study who regularly groomed their pubic hair were 80 percent more likely to report contracting a […]

You can now test yourself for HIV

Bukola Adebayo You better believe what you have just read. When it comes to HIV/AIDS, the new word in the medical world is self-testing. With the advent of new technologies in medicine, you and I can know our HIV status with a simple test that can be taken in the privacy of our homes. Nowadays, […]

Superbugs: A bigger threat than cancer by 2050

According to an alarming new Al Jazeera documentary: • 58 000 babies die in India, each year, from superbugs • Up to 80% of infections in newborns in India are resistant to multiple powerful antibiotics • Hidden camera footage shows how easy it is to buy antibiotics over the counter without a prescription • Superbugs […]

35 per cent decline in sperm count: Infertile men everywhere!

By Chioma Obinna Mention “Infertility” and cold shivers run down peoples’ spines. Infertility threatens the love, peace and joy in a home.   Many homes are faced with the agony of childlessness and infertility is fast becoming a plague. The desire of every couple is to become parents within the first or second year of […]

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