25 Feb 2019

Congenital Heart defects
CONGENITAL HEART DEFECTS A congenital heart defect (CHD) is a structural problem with the heart that’s present at birth. Such defects result when a mishap occurs during heart development soon after conception – often before the mother is aware that she is pregnant.   To understand congenital heart defects, it’s helpful to remember how the heart is meant to function. A...

11 Feb 2019

Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
Have you noticed that small spot near the center of the retina (Eye)? it is that part of the eye needed for sharp, central vision, which lets us see objects that are straight ahead. As small as it is, it is made up of millions of light-sensing cells that provide sharp, central vision. Now, that part of the eye is being affected by what is known as Age Related Macular Degeneration ...

22 Jan 2019

The London Stock Exchange Group, on Wednesday the 16th of January, launched the second edition of its ‘Companies to Inspire Africa’ report, with Nigeria having the single largest representation. Afriglobal Group ( Formerly Nagode group) a conglomerate with business interests in the chemicals distribution, Logistics and healthcare industries has been identified as one of London Stock E...

07 Dec 2018

Those Pains Could Be Fibroid?
Those Pains Could Be Fibroid?   Fibroids are non-cancerous (benign) tumors that grow from the muscle layers of the uterus (womb). They are also known as uterine fibroids, leiomyomas, or myomas. Fibroids affect at least 20 percent of all women at some point in their life. However, women of reproductive age are the most likely to develop them. Also, overweight and ob...

03 Dec 2018

Know about your Thyroid gland
Know about your Thyroid gland The thyroid gland is about 2-inches long and lies in front of your throat below the prominence of thyroid cartilage sometimes called Adam's apple. The thyroid has two sides called lobes that lie on either side of your windpipe and is usually connected by a strip of thyroid tissue known as an isthmus. Some people do not have an isthmus, and instead, have ...
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