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Sea Otter Basketball dunking for Arthritis

TGIF HALA Video Picks: Amazing Sea Otter’s Basketball dunking exercise stunt to beat Arthritis

Check out this super-cute video which caught the world’s attention from a feature on CNN two days ago. This 16 years old animal is a Sea Otter kept at the Oregon Zoo. This ‘old dude’ was taken out last year for “routine x-rays” (when last or have you even ever done a personalized routine check?) […]

Get Bathed at Mulago Hospital-Personal Hygiene

Mulago Hospital will start BATHING patients and their visitors to promote good personal hygiene

One of Uganda’s biggest referral hospitals, Mulago Hospital says it will start bathing patients while visitors will get a disinfectant dip as a strategy to promote personal hygiene. Is poor hygiene one of the lead causes of sicknesses and diseases in Sub-Sahara Africa? The answer is of course a resounding “YES”. The perfect combination of […]

Nasopharyngeal Cancer-Sullivan Chime Enugu State Governor

I was diagnosed with Nasopharyngeal Cancer- Enugu State Governor, Sullivan Chime

For about 4 months now, Enugu State has had its Governor in absentia. Diverse rumors of his health status culminating in speculations of his death graced both tabloids and daily newspapers. The deafening silence of his whereabouts and mounting political opposition was fast spiraling the situation into a de’ javu of the then President Umar […]

Immunization stops Childhood preventable diseases

Stepping up on Polio Eradication in Nigeria

Poliomyelitis (Polio) is a preventable food-borne disease caused by an acute viral infection of the gastrointestinal tract which leads to destruction of the nervous tissues of an affected person to particularly cause crippling (flaccid paralysis) of the limbs, especially those of the legs muscles. Globally, there is a push to entirely eradicate Polio as there […]

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