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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