World Lung Cancer Day: 10 essential facts about disease
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World Lung Cancer Day: 10 essential facts about disease

World Lung Cancer Day is commemorated Aug. 1 every year to raise awareness among people…

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90% of vehicles imported to Africa dangerous to health – NGO
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90% of vehicles imported to Africa dangerous to health – NGO

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), an NGO says 90 per cent of vehicles imported…

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India withdraws controversial tax on sanitary pads
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India withdraws controversial tax on sanitary pads

India has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary pads following a vocal campaign led by…

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Liver diseases rising due to increasing alcohol consumption — Report
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Liver diseases rising due to increasing alcohol consumption — Report

Deaths due to liver diseases are on the rise and researchers have blamed it on…

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Three in five HIV-carriers now have access to drugs- UN
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Three in five HIV-carriers now have access to drugs- UN

Three in five people infected with HIV, or 21.7 million globally, took antiretroviral therapy in…

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Nigeria among countries at risk of global warming as temperatures soar
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Nigeria among countries at risk of global warming as temperatures soar

  By Emeka Ejere Nigeria has been listed among countries most at risk as global…

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Ebola survivors suffer severe mental, neurological problems – Study
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Ebola survivors suffer severe mental, neurological problems – Study

  People who survive the deadly Ebola virus can continue to suffer severe psychiatric and…

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Overfishing a threat to global key protein source’ sustainability –UN
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Overfishing a threat to global key protein source’ sustainability –UN

  By Emeka Ejere A third of the world’s oceans are overfished and fish consumption…

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Adults require less than 5g of salt daily, says WHO
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Adults require less than 5g of salt daily, says WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO), has recommended that every adult should consume less than five…

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Human beings now have longer lifespan – Study
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Human beings now have longer lifespan – Study

  By Emeka Ejere A new study of Italian centenarians published Thursday concluded that human…

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