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Everything you need to know about childhood asthma

(Photo Credit: Getty images) Asthma is a long-term chronic lung disease that primarily affects the airways, which are the ducts that carry air into the lungs, according to Medline Plus. Thus, when a person has asthma, the airways can become inflamed and narrow,causing wheezing, coughing and tightness in the chest.

  1 year ago ago
Everything you need to know about childhood asthma

HEALTH

Treatments That Help Manage Symptoms Of Pain In Sickle Cell

In people with sickle cell anemia, pain crises are painful events that occur on a regular basis as a result of insufficient blood supply to bodily tissues. Photo Credit: Medline Plus The sickling of red blood cells causes the obstruction of numerous blood channels, resulting in reduced circulation.

  11 months ago ago
Treatments That Help Manage Symptoms Of Pain In Sickle Cell

HEALTH

All you need to know about Pneumonia

According to Medline Plus, pneumonia is an infection in one or both lungs that causes the pulmonary alveoli to fill with fluid or pus. (Photo Credit: Getty images) This condition does not impact everyone equally, since it can range in severity from mild to severe, depending on the type of germ that causes the infection, the age of the person who is infected, and their overall health.

  1 year ago ago
All you need to know about Pneumonia

HEALTH

Health Benefits of Aloe Vera Juice for Women and Kids

For many people among us, aloe vera is just another ornamental plant and some of us think that the plant is part of folk remedy which use it in treating minor cuts and burns. The truth is that today, lot of research is being conducted on aloe vera plant’s translucent gel found in its leaves. The herb itself has thick leaves with thorny edges that resemble cactus. The herb takes at least 2 years and a maximum of 5 years to reach maturity. The leaves grow from the base of the plant with at least 3-4 inches in

  2 years ago ago
Health Benefits of Aloe Vera Juice for Women and Kids

ENTERTAINMENT

Two Nigerian intersexuals share their experience with BBC Pidgin

According to Medline Plus, Intersex is a group of conditions where there is a discrepancy between the external genitals and the internal genitals (the testes and ovaries).The older term for this condition is hermaphroditism.

  1 year ago ago
Two Nigerian intersexuals share their experience with BBC Pidgin

HEALTH

Tips to prevent conjunctivitis

Conjunctivitis is a disease that causes swelling, itching, burning, tearing and redness of the conjunctiva,which is the thin, translucent membrane that lines the white part of the eye and the inside of the eyelids, according to Medline Plus. (Photo Credit: Getty images)

  1 year ago ago
Tips to prevent conjunctivitis