It was announced Wednesday that the COVID-19 variant first detected in India had spread to 49 countries.The World Health Organization has made the announcement one day after declaring the variant to be one of global concern.In the wake of the UN health agency's new concerns about the B.1.617 variant, India recently recorded 4,205 deaths associated with COVID-19, a new one-day record that overtook India's total death toll from the pandemic.
Int'l Nurses Day: NANNM Anambra State Council decries shortage of manpower, calls for security beef-up at health facilities across the state
National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) Anambra State Council has said that lack of adequate manpower is hampering effective nursing in the health facilities across the state.The state chairman, Mrs. Edit Onwuka who spoke exclusively with our reporter, quoting the World Health Organization (WHO) required standards for nursing, called on government to employ more nurses in the state to meet up Internationally acceptable standard of Nursing.
Infertility is considered one of the global public health problems and during human history; it is also considered one of the unsolved problems of the continuous human race.Infertility is estimated to affect 15% of couples globally, and the number is found to be higher in developing countries than in developed nations.
According to the National Center for Health Statistics, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO) abortion is simply the termination pregnancy prior to 20 weeks gestation or a fetus born weighing less than 500 g. Actually, abortion in the African setting is popularly tagged as abnormal or a taboo.
Bishop David Oyedepo, the general overseer of Living Faith Church, is one of Nigeria's most respected clergy men.He is not just respected in Nigeria but also in other countries especially by his faithfuls. During his church's 40th Anniversary thanksgiving, he said his members should not take the vaccine that its untested and not proven to be potent.
Coronavirus; WHO has appealed to member states including Nigeria not to destroy the expired vaccines.
World Health Organization [WHO] has advice African Country's that they should not destroy the COVID-19 vaccines that might have past its expired date.WHO advice that instead that the African Country's involved should wait for further directives.This appeal from health body is coming after Malawi and South Sunday said that they'll destroy more than 70,000 doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca jab because they expired mid-April.
Human papilloma virus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection, it is very common it has a high rate of more than 1.5 million cases per year in Nigeria.According to the World Health Organization HPV infection is so common because it can spread without any form of sexual intercourse, it can be passed on simply through body contacts.
Cancer is a disease which occurs when changes in a group of normal cells within the body lead to uncontrolled, abnormal growth forming a lump called a tumour; this is true of all cancers except leukaemia (cancer of the blood).If left untreated, tumours can grow and spread into the surrounding normal tissue, or to other parts of the body via the bloodstream and lymphatic systems, and can affect the digestive, nervous and circulatory systems or release hormones that may affect body function.
World Health Organization's recommendations Breastfeeding is an unequaled manner of giving ideal food for the healthy growth and development of infants.It is also an integral part of the reproductive process with important implications for the health of mothers.As a global public health recommendation, babies should be exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life to gain optimal growth, development, and health.
I know for a fact that we have heard that consuming soda daily isn’t good for our health.Gong by the World Health Organization (WHO) recommendation, humans should not consume more than 25 grams of sugar per day.The World Health Organization noted that most of the sugar consumed by people today is hidden in processed foods (food not classified as sweets).
The official scientific name of the Coronavirus causing the current pandemic is SARS-CoV-2,but the disease itself is known as Covid-19.The name for the disease caused by the new Coronavirus is Covid-19.while the scientific name for the virus that causes the disease is SARS-CoV-2.Prior to this new virus, there are six Coronaviruses that affect human,all of which causes respiratory tract infections: Four are responsible for common cold and two for Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome(MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)respectively.
The government of Rivers State is in a well deepened partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) to improve the health sector in the state.On Monday, being the 26th of April, 2021, governor Wike hosted the delegates from the World Health Organization at the government house.
Diabetes is one of the significant medical problems predominant across the globe.Somewhere between 1980 and 2014, the number of diabetics–individuals with diabetes–rose from 108 million to 422 million, with the menace rising all the more quickly in low and average income nations than in so-called big income nations.
Breastfeeding offer advantages for children that cannot be duplicated by any other form of feeding.The benefits of bre begins from the first moment after birth and last for many years after breastfeeding end.Breastfeeding therefore have the following advantages to the child.a.Protection against diarrhea Children whom are breastfed resist diarrheal infection than children that are not breastfed, diarrhea has been the cause of infant mortality in developing countries.
The year 2020 will remain indelible in the minds of Nigerians because of the COVID-19 pandemic.When it first started in Wuhan China, we might have considered it far away, something that could never reach us.However, this perception changed, when on 11th March, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a Global Pandemic.
On the 7th of January, 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) identified the cause of the virus infection in Wuhan city, China and named it "2019-nCoV."By the end of March 2020, the virus had spread to over 185 countries in the world and subsequently resulted to the closure of over 90 percent of schools throughout the world.
Nigeria as an Africa nation is confronting the harms from the COVID-19 pandemic.The nation has confronted a downturn back in 2014, and had the option to recuperate the monetary lightness in the wake of seeing its improvement in crude sends out.Nigeria having the Africa biggest economy couldn't settle its economy after the effect of the Coronavirus on it.
Covid-19 is an acronym of Coronavirus disease of 2019.It is an illness caused by a Novel Coronavirus called Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).The case of covid-19 was first identified amid an outbreak of respiratory illness cases in Wuhan city, China.Covid-19 was first reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) on December 31 2019.
Corona disease 2019 is an illness which is caused by a novel coronavirus called severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2(SARS-CoV-2; formerly called 2019-nCoV).It was first identified amid an outbreak of respiratory illness cases in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China.It is an acute respiratory illness in humans caused by a coronavirus which is capable of producing several symptoms and in some cases death, especially in older people and those with underlying health conditions.
Introduction.Essential nutrients are compounds that the body can’t make or can’t make in sufficient quantity.According to the World Health Organization Trusted Source, these nutrients must come from food, and they are vital for disease prevention, growth, and good health.