Ajipe.com – health and wellbeing site launched in Ilorin
Mar01

Ajipe.com – health and wellbeing site launched in Ilorin

At certain points in the journey of the world, new innovations like the computer, a cellular phone, the piano or tasty cooking recipes spring up in one corner of the world to change the way people think, communicate, operate or even dance and cook. One of such new stuff is our project, Ajipe health and wellbeing portal, a fast growing health portal born out of ruminations on how to make health information accessible and fun to...

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Circumcision – What is it and is it really necessary?
Jan25

Circumcision – What is it and is it really necessary?

Circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin, the tissue covering the head( glans) of the penis. It is an ancient practice that has its origin in religious rites. When is circumcision done? Circumcision is usually performed during the 1st two weeks of life, usually on the eighth day and could be earlier. How is circumcision done? During a circumcision, the foreskin is freed from the head of the penis, and the excess foreskin...

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World conference on STDs in Canada
Jan01

World conference on STDs in Canada

“World Conference on STDs, STIs & HIV/AIDS is a leading Conference in Canada, the program will explore new scientific knowledge and provides a platform for professionals and community members to participate in a structured dialogue on the major issues. The main objective will be to share scientific discoveries and clinical care on HIV and STDs, HIV diagnosis and therapy that would comprise various methods to diagnose HIV,...

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Lassa Fever – facts & information from World Health Organisation
Dec21

Lassa Fever – facts & information from World Health Organisation

Lassa Fever Key facts Lassa fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic illness of 2-21 days duration that occurs in West Africa. The Lassa virus is transmitted to humans via contact with food or household items contaminated with rodent urine or faeces. Person-to-person infections and laboratory transmission can also occur, particularly in hospitals lacking adequate infection prevent and control measures. Lassa fever is known to be endemic...

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London doctors call for a ban on diesel engines in the city
Dec10

London doctors call for a ban on diesel engines in the city

An organisation that consists of doctors and other health practitioners protested called Doctors Against Diesel staged a rally in the UK capital city, London today. The protest was covered by the BBC. Except from the protest and link to it can be found below: A campaign led by medical professionals is calling for all diesel cars to be banned from London. Doctors Against Diesel claim 9,400 Londoners a year die prematurely from...

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