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2 HIV Signs In Men That Shouldn't Be Taken For Granted

The human immune virus is a deadly disease, that affects both men and women. It is important to know that both men and women have signs that may vary, when they get the virus because of the difference in their reproductive organ. Some people who have HIV may experience signs, after two to four weeks of contracting the virus.

  9 months ago ago
2 HIV Signs In Men That Shouldn't Be Taken For Granted

HEALTH

3 HIV Signs In Women That Shouldn't Be Taken For Granted

Human immune virus is a dangerous disease, that can be transmitted through different ways. The symptoms of HIV at an early stage may be overlooked, but you shouldn't forget that HIV can be passed from an infected person to a non-infected person. It is important that you should know your HIV status, to avoid transmitting it to other people unknowingly.

  9 months ago ago
3 HIV Signs In Women That Shouldn't Be Taken For Granted

HEALTH

HIV/AIDs: Signs To Note Within 2 Weeks of Contracting The Virus

The Human Immune Virus is one of most deadly and feared viruses in human history. It is feared because there is presently no cure for the virus and anyone that contracts it, will have to live his or her life totally reliant on anti retroviral medications. In as much as HIV is a deadly disease, there are certain fun facts about the disease that everyone should be abreast with.

  9 months ago ago
HIV/AIDs: Signs To Note Within 2 Weeks of Contracting The Virus

HEALTH

6 Foods HIV/AIDS Patients Should Consume Regularly For A Healthy Life

These days, millions of people are being diagnosed of HIV/AIDS. And patients of this deadly disease often have to watch what they consume into their body system because it can either help their condition or worsen it. Research has proven that HIV patients can live as normal people if they take good care of their health.

  10 months ago ago
6 Foods HIV/AIDS Patients Should Consume Regularly For A Healthy Life

HEALTH

What Are The Symptoms Of HIV & AIDS

HIV is short for human immunodeficiency virus. It affects the immune system of affected individuals hereby destroying a specific type of white blood cell which assists in fighting against body infections which might further puts you at risk of more serious infection and certain cancers. The immune system becomes deficient when it can no longer offer protection against infection and diseases.

  10 months ago ago
What Are The Symptoms Of HIV & AIDS

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

A Lesson To Learn From A Love Doctor Who Said Wives Contract HIV Because They Want To Keep Their Homes

Celebrity Doctor, Joro Olumofin has revealed that Nigerian wives contract HIV because they want to keep their marriages. The Love Doctor revealed that he deals with a lot of HIV people searching for love. He said it's sad that 70 percent of them were infected by their partners(Mostly husbands).

  9 months ago ago
A Lesson To Learn From A Love Doctor Who Said Wives Contract HIV Because They Want To Keep Their Homes

HEALTH

Dear Mother, Avoid Breastfeeding If You Have Any Of These Medical Conditions.

Breast milk promotes healthy growth and reduces the risk of a variety of disorders in neonates. It may lessen the incidence of acute illnesses like pneumonia and diarrhoea in mothers. Breastfeeding is temporarily or permanently interrupted and replaced with breast-milk replacements if a medical issue exists in the mother.

  9 months ago ago
Dear Mother, Avoid Breastfeeding If You Have Any Of These Medical Conditions.

HEALTH

HIV/AIDs Status: When Should A Person Get Tested For This Virus

HIV is one of the most dreaded viruses in the world currently. It is dreaded because it is one virus that not only has no cure but capable of causing a person to develop opportunistic diseases that will inevitably end the person's life painfully. Additionally, this virus can be transmitted via numerous means, so you can't just completely stay away from it unless you don't share anything that has to do with objects with people.

  9 months ago ago
HIV/AIDs Status: When Should A Person Get Tested For This Virus

HEALTH

Different Stages of HIV

HIV can have three stages. We have certain symptoms that point to HIV, but many of these are either non-specific or quite momentary. In must of the cases, a person can have HIV even without showing any symptoms at the first stage, that is why it is of paramount importance to test for HIV whenever you are suspicious whether you have contracted the virus.

  10 months ago ago
Different Stages of HIV

PARENTING

Is it safe to breastfeed if you have HIV/AIDS?

Breastfeeding is very important to a child's growth and development. This is because children require breast milk as their primary source of sustenance during the first few months of their life. However, if you are HIV/AIDS this can become more difficult because breast milk is a type of body fluid and it might be transferred to the baby.

  10 months ago ago
Is it safe to breastfeed if you have HIV/AIDS?

HEALTH

Some Of The Signs And Symptoms Of A Weak Immune System

The immune system helps in protecting the body from infection. An individual with a weak immune system may be more susceptible to frequent infections. White blood cells, antibodies, including organs and lymph nodes, comprises the immune system of the body. Many disorders can make the immune system weak and make a person immunocompromised.

  9 months ago ago
Some Of The Signs And Symptoms Of A Weak Immune System

HEALTH

Understand The Risks Of HIV & AIDS

The HIV and AIDS pandemic has devastated families worldwide, leaving children without the essential care and support they need to survive, grow, and thrive. About 13.8 million children have lost one or both parents to AIDS-related causes. However it is required that individuals understand the risks associated with HIV & AIDS .

  10 months ago ago
Understand The Risks Of HIV & AIDS

PARENTING

How to minimize the risk of HIV transmission during pregnancy

Photo Credit: Women's health Since the outbreak of the HIV and AIDS sickness in the 1980s, people have been terrified of it. When a woman who is pregnant is infected with the virus, the already difficult task of pregnancy is made even more difficult. Medical advancements, on the other hand, have not only made HIV pregnancy safe but have also lowered the risk of the virus infecting the baby.

  10 months ago ago
How to minimize the risk of HIV transmission during pregnancy

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

4 STDs You Can Get Through Kissing

Some diseases, like typhoid are caused by drinking contaminated water. Salmonella which is the bacteria responsible for causing typhoid can be found in contaminated water. Image: News Medical Other diseases like, HIV can be caused by, having an intimate contact with an infected person which is why, HIV is classified as, a sexually transmitted disease (STD).

  10 months ago ago
4 STDs You Can Get Through Kissing

HEALTH

Bleeding Gum: Here Are 5 Reasons To Be Concerned About Bleeding Gums.

Gum bleeding isn't always indicative of an oral infection or cavities; it could also be a sign of something more dangerous, such as HIV. Gums that are healthy are a sign of proper oral hygiene. However, there are instances when your gums become swollen and irritated, which may suggest an issue with your dental health.

  10 months ago ago
Bleeding Gum: Here Are 5 Reasons To Be Concerned About Bleeding Gums.

HEALTH

10 Facts About HIV & AIDS

Globally HIV & AIDS is one of the most popular infection so it most times has its truths misconstrued so here are 10 Quick Facts on HIV & AIDS; -HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) causes deterioration of the immune system so that the body is not able to ward off diseases and infections.

  10 months ago ago
10 Facts About HIV & AIDS

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Reactions as Joro Olumofin urges wives to tell their husbands to use protection if they don't trust them

Reactions trail on social media over Joro Olumofin’s comment about wives contracting HIV from their partners. The social media relationship expert took to his platform to share his advice to wives/ ladies who contracted HIV from their partners. A lot of women are getting infected with HIV because of fear to say use protection & I must keep my home syndrome.

  9 months ago ago
Reactions as Joro Olumofin urges wives to tell their husbands to use protection if they don't trust them

HEALTH

Blood transfusion and consequences

Risk of getting diseases like 1) HIV 2) AlDS 3) Hepatitis B 4) Hepatitis C So to avoid getting infected by any of this diseases, you have to partake two important medical tests before any blood transfusion. They two tests are listed below 1) blood typing : to confirm your blood type or group, like we have four main types of blood group A,B,AB,O

  9 months ago ago
Blood transfusion and consequences

POLITICS

Nigeria and the Millennium Development Goals.

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are eight goals with measurable and clear deadlines for improving the lives of the world's poorest people. Nigeria was among the 189 countries from across the world that endorsed the United Nations Millennium Declaration in New York in September 2000, which led to the adoption of the eight time-bound Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and their indicators, to be achieved by respective countries by the year 2015.

  10 months ago ago
Nigeria and the Millennium Development Goals.

HEALTH

5 Medical Conditions That Can Be Caused By Intercourse

Many people think there are only two sexually transmitted diseases (syphilis and gonorrhoea) but this is not true. Many other diseases can be spread through sexual contact, including herpes, chlamydia, genital warts, vaginitis, viral hepatitis and HIV (the virus that causes AIDS).

  10 months ago ago
5 Medical Conditions That Can Be Caused By Intercourse