WHO criticises the use of face mask during exercise

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned people against wearing face mask while exercising, saying masks may reduce the ability to breathe comfortably. WHO gave the warning on Wednesday in an update of its Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public. READ ALSO: New virus with ‘Pandemic Potential found in Chinese pigs WHO said that sweat could make the face mask to…

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Imperial College London begins Covid-19 Vaccine trials

According to reports, The Medical researchers at the Imperial College London will begin there first clinical trials of a possible Covid-19 vaccine in 300 people this week. The healthy participants, aged between 18 and 70, will all receive two doses of the vaccine over the coming weeks, and the hopes is that tests could then move on to 6,000 volunteers if there…

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Anambra confirms 9 new Coronavirus deaths-Obiano

Governor Willie Obiano,the Anambra State Governor on Wednesday confirmed that nine new persons have died from Coronavirus pandemic in the the State. Governor Obiano, who disclosed while addressing the state today, said that a total of 302 samples had been collected from the state by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). He also said that out of the 230…

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69 killed in Boko Haram attack in Borno State

Boko Haram is the most feared terrorist group in Nigeria, the terrorist group have killed thousands of Nigerians in Borno State, a State in the Northern part of the Country. On Tuesday, the Terrorist group and its leader’s killed about 69 Nigerians and razed Faduma Koloram, a village in Borno State,a State in the Northern part of the Country to…

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Churches not complying with COVID-19 protocols- Abia

The Abia State government through his Excellency Governor Okezie Ipkeazu ,has expressed dissatisfaction with some churches in the Abia State over their failure to comply with the COVID-19 protocols which was formed to help curtail the spread of the virus and at least help everyone to go back in participating in religious activities in the State. Barr. Chris Ezem the…

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Study provides data on hydroxychloroquine outcomes for Covid-19 patients

Recent medical research on the use of hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of Covid-19 shows that the drug won’t be declared good for the moment due adverse effects on patients. A study of electronic medical records from the United States Veterans Health Administration medical centers has found that hydroxychloroquine–with or without azithromycin–did not reduce the risk of ventilation or death and…

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Coronavirus: WHO resumes study on Chloroquine

Earlier last week,the world health organisation ,WHO, suspended trial on the Chloroquine usage to prevent Coronavirus. According to reports, the Organisation is Said to be resuming trial any moment from now on the Chloroquine usage for treatment of Coronavirus patients It could be recalled that WHO last week temporarily suspended trail on the drug under a larger study called ‘Solidarity…

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Harmful Disease: Diabetes mellitus

Harmful Disease: Diabetes mellitus

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormone that regulates blood sugar. Hyperglycaemia, or raised blood sugar, is a common effect of uncontrolled disease of diabetes mellitus and over time leads to serious damage to many…

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The “black lives matter” protest hits South Africa

The “black lives matter” protest hits South Africa

The “black lives matter” protest against Black-American George Floyd’s murder,which have kept the North American giant country “United State of America”in unrest since earlier last week, have reached South Africa. According to reports,the South African Protesters expressed solidarity with the African-American George Floyd who died in United States. The 36 year-old man, died after a white Minneapolis police officer in…

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HEALTH TIPS: Foods to eat and avoid if you have gastritis or ulcer

Many people are suffering from gastritis, ulcer and many other stomach problems, and these get worse because they continue eating the wrong foods and persist on the wrong diets, apparently out of ignorance. This article gives a thorough insight on the foods one should eat or avoid if they are suffering from gastritis or ulcer. Gastritis and ulcer pose persistent…

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NCDC : Nigeria records 416 new Covid-19 cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday, disclosed that the Covid-19 cases in the country has risen to 10, 578 because of the 416 new cases of the virus in the country. The 416 new cases of the Covid-19 pandemic on Monday is the second highest daily toll recorded by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) since…

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HEALTH TIPS: Good Reasons why Banana is the best fruit

Banana supplies vitamin C, dietary fibre, manganese and many other beneficial minerals for your health, and the reasons why banana is considered the best fruit are numerous. What do these mean for your health? The Dietetics Department at Tiong Bahru Community Health Centre explains. Bananas are not only rich in vitamins and fibre, but are also fat-free and cholesterol-free. Have…

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RWANDA: Medical workers use robots to fight coronavirus

According to reports, some medical workers in one coronavirus medical facility in Rwanda will start to use robots to carry out some simple tasks like testing patients and taking temperature readings. At the Kanyinya coronavirus treatment facility in Rwanda, a short distance from the country’s capital Kigali, Akazuba, Ikizere and Ngabo report for duty, but these are no ordinary health…

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Dino Melaye :Kogi State Coronavirus is real

The former 8th Nigerian National Assembly member representing Kogi West Senatorial district, Senator Dino Melaye from Kogi State has confirmed that the Coronavirus pandemic cases in the state is real and authentic. The Senator said this because most people in the state and nationwide still, do not belive that the virus is real and is in the country, and Kogi…

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Coronavirus vaccine 99% ready, Chinese company announces

The Beijing-based biotech company Sinovac currently has its coronavirus vaccine in stage two trials, with more than 1,000 volunteers taking part in the experiment. The company also said it is in preliminary talks to hold stage 3 trials – the final part of the trials process – in the UK. Luo Baishan, a researcher at Sinovac, told Sky News when…

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WHO suspends hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus treatment

The World Health Organisation said it has suspended a clinical trial of the anti-malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine in treatment for coronavirus patients. According to WHO chief, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Un agency took the step out of safety concerns. He said WHO was concerned about safety of the drug, after a study from The Lancet revealed higher mortality rates among…

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Scary! Meet The ‘Tree Man’ Koswara Who Grew Tree Branches On His Limbs [Video]

Dede Koswara “Tree man” died in the Hasan Sadikin hospital in Badung, Indonesia, on the morning of January 30. Koswara suffered from a rare disease, Lewandowsky-Lutz dysplasia, which results in uncontrolled human papilloma virus (HPV) infections and the growth of scaly warts resembling tree bark. The disease was so severe Koswara’s hands and feet were covered with more than 13lbs of warts also called “cutaneous…

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Rivers State records two new cases of COVID-19

The two persons that were admitted to the River State University teaching hospital (RSUTH), on Saturday have been tested positive to have the Covid-19 pandemic. Dr Nsirim Larry, the University teaching hospital public relations officer, confirmed the development in a statement in Port Harcourt on Saturday. READ ALSO :https://media.elitempire.org/nigerian-health-sector-lapses-exposed-by-covid-19-kogi-said/ According to him Dr Nsirim Larry, the patients are, a female…

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Four New Covid-19 deaths in Lagos State

About four persons suspected to have the coronavirus pandemic, recently died in Lagos state with the Covid-19 related symptoms and complications. Prof. Akin Abayomi, the Lagos state commissioner for health on Friday made this known through his Twitter handle. The four confirmed coronavirus deaths in the state made the number of total Covid-19 death cases in Lagos to be 46.…

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UK Covid-19 death hits 36,393 as 351 more deaths occurred

The UK Department of Health said in the 24-hour period up to 9am on Friday,that 140,497 Covid-19 tests were carried out or dispatched, testing 80,297 people with 3,287 positive results. Overall a total of 3,231,921 tests have been carried out on 2,144,626 people, and 254,195 cases have been confirmed positive. 121 new deaths of the coronavirus pandemic were confirmed in…

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Covid-19 vaccine : Human trials in Britain reach 10,000

The giant English university Oxford University and AstraZeneca are recruiting around 10,000 adults and children in Britain for trials of an experimental Covid-19 vaccine , a day after receiving U.S. backing worth up to $1.2 billion. Institutions across Britain had begun enrolling up to 10,260 adults and children to see how well the human immune system responds to the vaccine…

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Men more likely to die from CVDs than women, study reveals

Recent medical researches has proven that women are less prone to cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) than men, new researches of more than 160,000 people in 21 countries that was published in The Lancet has proved that men are more likely to have cardiovascular disease (CVDs) and die from it than women. According to the study, there have been concerns that women…

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HEALTH TIPS: See the health benefits of Guava leaves

Guava fruit is known to be packed with many essential nutrients that makes it delicious and tastes good too, its leaves have many health benefits and are essential in medicine, and it can also be used in removing dark spots. Guava leaves drink can provide relief from abdominal cramps and promote faster recovery. Also, since it is a liquid that…

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Trump physician memo, on the taking of hydroxychloroquine

The White House on Monday evening released a memo from the physician to the president following the US President Donald Trump announcement that he is taking hydroxychloroquine as a preventative measure to the coronavirus. The memo does not state that the US President Donald Trump, prescribed hydroxychloroquine, nor does it confirm that he’s taking it. The US President have emphatically said that the anti-malaria…

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U.S China all-out race for coronavirus vacine

U.S China all-out race for coronavirus vacine

The coronavirus vaccine competition between the two giant countries U.S and China, has gone beyond finding a vaccine for the virus only, the two country’s has now increased their speed for the vacine with the hope of large scale production of the vaccine by autumn. U.S based Moderna lifted stock prices around the world Monday after it announced promising preliminary results,…

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Some African nations still using the Covid-19 tunic amid WHO warnings

Some African nations still using the Covid-19 tunic amid WHO warnings

Even as global health authorities warn of potential dangers and misinformation about an untested natural therapy, the leader of one African country is pushing a traditional tonic to try to treat Covid-19 patients across the continent.The Covid-19 tunic has not been tested in line with international standards. The World Health organization WHO  said this week that use could accelerate resistance…

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UK coronavirus deaths reduced to lowest since lockdown

UK coronavirus deaths reduced to lowest since day after lockdown

The announcement of the coronavirus deaths in UK comes after the first easing of restrictions in England. It was noticed that the pandemic death records to about 100 which is smaller than the 268 reported a week ago. But the overall coronavirus cases in UK remains the highest in Europe, and is now 34,636. Meanwhile in Spain, the daily number…

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68 suspected COVID-19 patients intercepted in Akwa Ibom

68 suspected COVID-19 patients intercepted in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom Government has intercepted 68 suspected COVID-19 patients in the states border. The states governor on Sunday, made the disclosure when he hosted the states National Assembly in the states capital ‘Uyo’. Saying what the governor said “the tried to bring about 68 of them in, so you can imagine if they were allowed to come in” he…

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Ginger, garlic and tumeric: An effective drink for weight loss

For those who have been battling with excessive weight, and are looking for potent solution to reduce their weight, a drink of Ginger, garlic and tumeric by research have proven that it’s intake every morning increases weight loss. These spices are used as cooking flavours too as they add great taste to food. This drink is a simple one to…

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New case of coronavirus recorded in Edo State

confirmed new case of coronavirus in the state

The Edo State government has confirmed one new case of Coronavirus in the state. The confirmation was made by the state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, in a tweet via his Twitter account on Thursday that one new case of the COVID-19 has been confirmed in the state. The tweet reads “ COVID-19 update as at 10:00 am, 14th May, 2020. “Edo…

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