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The Healing Powers of Lemon (Must Read)

A seasoned researcher, nutritionist and columnist, has written an interesting piece on the healing power of citrus fruit – Lemon. It’s educating, enlightening and totally helpful! Lemons   Citrus is a genus comprising some 16 species of trees. The more- well-known species are Lime, Lemon, Orange, Grape and Tangerine.    Lemon is called the tree […]

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Cure For Cancer Is About To Surface – Researchers

The focus for the month of February across the world is cancer. We, experts, are hopeful that cancer should be curable in the next 10 years. Speaking to The Independent ( a foreign publication) ahead of the World Cancer Day, a former head of the World Health Organisation’s cancer programme, Prof. Karol Sikora, said that […]

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Hospitals For Humanity Kicks Off 1k1M Campaign To Save Children With Congenital Heart Disease

Congenital Heart Defects are very common and critical birth defects, however survival and life expectancy of individuals with congenital heart disease have significantly increased with earlier diagnosis, improved surgical interventions and better medical management. Every year, an estimated 85,000 children are born with congenital heart defects in Nigeria, all are currently referred out of the […]

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Nigerian Professor Discovers Cure For HIV/AIDS

Prof. Francis Otunta, the Vice Chancellor (VC), Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, in Abia, has confirmed the discovery of a new drug for the treatment and cure of HIV/AIDS. Otunta told newsmen at the university campus on Wednesday that the finding followed years of scientific research by the institution.He said that the breakthrough was […]

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World’s Oldest Surgeon ..She’s 89 (PHOTOS)

Russia’s oldest working surgeon turns 90 this year and with 10,000 operations already under her belt, she has no plans to retire. Alla Ilyinichna Levushkina, 89, has worked with a scalpel in her hand for 68 years and still carries out four surgeries a day at Ryazan City Hospital near Moscow. At (4ft 9in), she […]