food & Health

Factors affecting fight against HIV/AIDS in Yobe exposed

Inadequate funds, lack of awareness and stigmatisation have been identified as some of the factors posing serInadequate funds, lack of awareness and stigmatisation have been identified as some of the…

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2m Nigerians currently receiving AIDS treatment, says NACA

The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says about 1,090,233 people are receiving anti-retroviral drugs in Nigeria as at June this year. The Acting Director, Research, Monitoring and…

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You may start paying tax for eating meat in the UK. Here’s why

Scientists have called for a new tax on meat – which they claim would save thousands of lives in Britain. A so-called ‘meat tax’ could also save the UK economy…

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FAO: Drought, Flood Cause Rise In Sugar Cost

The cost of sugar has climbed up by 2.6 per cent according to the Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO). The spike in prices is predicated on drought in the world’s largest…

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Utazi, best vegetable for diabetes –Scientists

Vegetables are just one part of healthy living with diabetes. But sometimes, people wonder which may be the best option for good blood sugar level control. Research proves that Gongronema…

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Nigeria partners UK to enhance disease control

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday in Abuja signed a memorandum of understanding with Public Health England (PHE) in a bid to strengthen international disease control across…

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NACA: 1.1m Nigerians living with HIV/AIDS currently receiving treatment

The Director-General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Sanni Aliyu, says no fewer than 1.1million persons living with HIV/AIDS are currently on treatment in Nigeria. He…

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Health Alert! Another Monkeypox Virus Case Recorded in UK

Health officials have warned a second person has been identified with the rare and potentially life-threatening infection monkeypox, just days after the first ever case in England was identified in…

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Health workers begin nationwide strike Wednesday

THE Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has directed its members to unfailingly commence an indefinite nationwide strike in all Federal Health Institutions across the country as from midnight on Tuesday….

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Concerns as mutated HIV strain in Canada turns into AIDS much faster than usual

A mutated strain of Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) spotted in Canada is driving sufferers to develop Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) quicker than usual, a study reveals. The strain is…

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