Monkeypox

Understanding Monkeypox As Public Safety Concern

  Three years after many Nigerians were affected with the Ebola disease which led to many deaths, and Lassa fever also causing more than a scare sometime after, the nation is again battling another deadly viral attack that has infected over 74 people across the nation. This vicious viral infection called Monkeypox has already registered […]

World No Tobacco Day 2017: Beating tobacco for health, prosperity, the environment and national development

    Action to stamp out tobacco use can help countries prevent millions of people falling ill and dying from tobacco-related disease, combat poverty and, according to a first-ever WHO report, reduce large-scale environmental degradation. On World No Tobacco Day 2017, WHO is highlighting how tobacco threatens the development of nations worldwide, and is calling […]

WHAT IS FATIGUE?

WHAT IS FATIGUE? Fatigue referred to as tiredness, exhaustion, lethargy, and listlessness, describes a physical and/or mental state of being tired and weak. Physical and mental fatigue although different, the two often exist together – if a person is physically exhausted for long enough, they will also be mentally tired. When somebody experiences physical fatigue, […]

Suicide: More People Are Seeking Professional Help – Psychologist

  A lecturer in the Department of Psychology, Lagos State University, Mr Benjamin Olabimitan, has disclosed that more depressed people have been seeking professional help in the wake of public outcry generated by the recent increase in suicide cases in Nigeria. He made this known in an exclusive chat with Our Community Newspaper in his […]

FASHION HAZARD

  Joy Ikems Fashion encompasses the processes and products aimed at achieving a cool and hip look, comfortability and inner self-expression. But in recent times, immodesty in the fashion sense of today’s youths is on the increase. Even little children are caught in the act because their parents see fashion as a different ball game […]

Pharmacists Laud FG's Alert on Fake Drugs

Pharmacists Laud FG’s Alert on Fake Drugs

… Advise public to beware of unlicensed dealers Pharmacists in Lagos have commended the medical alert by the Federal Ministry of Health on the circulation of two fake versions of Quinine Sulphate, an anti-malaria drug. According to these professionals, who are the last channels of drug-remedies to the public, they said that it was a […]