Category: Health & Hygiene

Men Who Have Sex with Men among Highest Risk of HIV…WHO Warns

Men Who Have Sex with Men among Highest Risk of HIV…WHO Warns

According to a News release by the World Health Organization (WHO) on July 11, 2014, men who have sex with men, people in prison, people who inject drugs, sex workers and transgender people are most at risk of HIV infection and threaten the global progress on the HIV response. Studies indicate that men who have […]

120 Cancer Doctors Accuse Drug Companies of Reaping off Cancer Patients

120 Cancer Doctors Accuse Drug Companies of Reaping off Cancer Patients

Following many media reports, as a result of the astronomical high cost of cancer medicines around the world, about 120 cancer doctors from 15 countries have written a commentary in a medical journal…”Blood” (the journal of the American Society of Hematology), in which they call for drug makers to lower their prices. The move seems […]

Breaking News: Nelson Mandela Has been Admitted to Hospital

Breaking News: Nelson Mandela Has been Admitted to Hospital

According to South African Government sources, former South African president Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela has been admitted to hospital on Saturday December 8, 2012 for tests. Mr. Mandela popularly referred to as Madiba (his clan name) is currently 94 years old. In February 2012, Mandela was also admitted to hospital. At that time, the office of […]

Is Nigeria Still the “Twins” Capital of the World?

Is Nigeria Still the “Twins” Capital of the World?

In recent years, the town of Igbo-Ora was regarded as the ‘Twins’ (children) capital of the world. This trend doesn’t seem to have changed in recent studies. The question scientists are still trying to answer is the reason for the concentration of ‘twins’ in one area or country. Extensive studies on multiple births have been conducted, […]

How to live to 100 years

According to the CIA World Fact book 2009 and the 2006 revision of the United Nations World Population Prospects report, for 2005-2010 the countries with the lowest life expectancy (where people die early) are Swaziland, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Namibia, Zambia, Malawi, the Central African Republic, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau etc. There are other African […]

Is Dry Vagina Making Sex Uncomfortable?

Is insufficient lubrication bringing your sex life to a halt? A dry vagina can make the penetration process difficult and uncomfortable for you and your partner. When you are sexually aroused, two glands located at the entrance of your vagina (Bartholin’s glands) secrete natural lubricants that ease the process of intercourse. Due to external or internal […]