WAYS TO USE BANANAS PEELS By Happiness Nkan Banana is one of the most consumed fruits in the world. Its high content of phosphorus and its...

PREVENTING HEART ATTACK THROUGH LIFESTYLE

Medical experts have classified cardiovascular disease which includes heart attack and stroke as the number one cause of death worldwide. But lifestyle changes –...

UNIUYO TEACHING HOSPITAL RUNS ON 10 GENERATORS – ACTING CMD

Services at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital are being powered by 10 generating sets, due to epileptic power supply from the national grid,...

COVID-19: GOVERNOR EMMANUEL BREAKS RECORD

... Inaugurates World-class 300 bed Isolation Centre within one month By Ubong Ntekim. In his avowed determination to expand the frontiers of containment measures against...

NAFDAC Arrests Producer Of Fake Peak Milk

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested a 56-year-old man, Christopher Nnabuihe, for selling faked Peak Milk. The suspect,...

HEALTHCARE: A’IBOM ASSEMBLY SEEKS ACTION ON RESURGENCE OF LASSA FEVER

  Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has called on the State Ministry of Health and other relevant authorities, to be proactive in curtailing the...

COVID-19: AKWA IBOM CASES MOSTLY HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS – GOV EMMANUEL

In what appeared to be a tacit acceptance of the announcement by the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa...

SALT AND YOU

By Happiness NKAN We all are aware how amazing salt is. This little ingredient has tremendous health and beauty benefits. A well known remedy is...

WHAT DO YOUR NAIL SAY ABOUT YOUR HEALTH?

  By Happiness NKAN   Have you ever stopped to look at your fingernails and toenails? No, not at the manicure session or to make sure they’re...

TREAT YOURSELF TO A WATERMELON SANGRIA

The sangria has a reputation worldwide for being one of the healthiest alcoholic beverages in existence. This is because of its delicate balance of...

95 BUTCHERS INFECTED WITH BRUCELLOSIS IN BAUCHI

The Bauchi State Government has said that 95 butchers in the state have been infected with an animal-related disease known as Brucellosis in Bauchi...

NIGERIA TO BE POLIO-FREE BY AUGUST 2018

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Coordinator in Cross River, Dr Thompson Igbu, says Nigeria will be polio free by August 2018. Dr Igbu made this...

PRIMARY HEALTHCARE AGENCY LAW: THE BENEFITS FOR AKWA IBOM MASSES

By Eshiet AKPANUMOH   Primary healthcare was declared the model for global health policy at a 1978 meeting of health ministers and experts from around the...

STOP! SUCKING BREASTS, LICKING SEMEN CAN GIVE YOU HIV!

Do you love to suck the breasts of a lactating woman during sex? While this is ordinarily harmless, do you know the HIV status...

COMMUNITY STAKEHOLDERS FOR SOCIAL GOOD CALLS FOR COORDINATED EFFORTS TO FIGHT...

by Abel Udoekene The fight against COVID19 gathers more momentum as Stakeholders, Corporate Organizations, Institutions, Academia, Local Entrepreneurs in Akwa Ibom State under the umbrella...

ENDOMETRIOSIS: EARLY DETECTION CURBS INFERTILITY

For one in 10 women that live with endometriosis, having pain might be a familiar path. From experiencing painful menstruation to painful sexual intercourse,...

IBOM SPECIALIST HOSPITAL WILL REVERSE MEDICAL TOURISM ABROAD – HEALTH MINISTER

The Federal Government says it will partner with the Akwa Ibom Government on the operations of Ibom Specialist Hospital to stop Nigerians from seeking...

GOODLUCK JONATHAN MUST APPEAR BEFORE HOUSE OF REPS – MEND

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has urged the House of Representatives to force former President Goodluck Jonathan to appear...

VVF: 2000 WOMEN GET RENEWED HOPE IN C’RIVER STATE, ON COURSE...

As part of efforts to eradicate Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) in the State by 2030, the Cross River State Ministry of Health in collaboration...

AKWA IBOM ON THE SPOTLIGHT OF GLOBAL OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

By Joseph ROBERT The State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has hinted that Akwa Ibom State has been put on the spotlight in the...

WHY MEN SHOULD STOP SUCKING THEIR WIVES’ BREASTS – HEALTH EXPERT

A principal nutritionist and Ugandan Minister of Health, Samalie Namukose, has warned men against sucking their wives’ breast. Namukose, who said the breasts should be...

ALLOW ME TEST THE POTENCY OF MY HERBAL MEDICINE ON COVID...

By Emmanuel Paragon Mbong   A tradomedical practitioner, Mr Samuel Akpan Namonso aka Chicago has sent a passionate appeal to Akwa Ibom State Government and Nigerians...

COVID-19: A’IBOM GOVT GETS QUALITY RESULTS

Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government and Chairman of the COVID-19 Management Committee, Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem, has received quality and positive reports on...

A’IBOM EPIDEMIOLOGIST SACKED FOR ‘REFUSAL TO PLAY POLITICS WITH COVID-19 RESULT’

  Akwa Ibom State Government has sacked its Epidemiologist, Dr. Aniekeme Uwah, following an alleged misunderstanding regarding the number of COVID-19 test samples with the...

AKWA IBOM EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE UNDERWAY – DR UKPONG

By Ndifreke AKPAN The State Executive Council meeting presided over by Governor Udom Emmanuel has given an approval for the establishment of Akwa Ibom State...

FG BANS IMPORTATION OF CODEINE DRUGS

T he Federal Ministry of Health has banned the production and importation of codeine as active pharmaceutical ingredient for cough preparations to check substance abuse...

Insecurity: Nigerians becoming IDPs camp – Interfaith group

The Interfaith Mediation Centre, Kaduna, has observed with dismay that the spate of insecurity as a result of widespread kidnapping, banditry and destruction of...

HOW TO GET A CLEAR SKIN NATURALLY

By Happiness Nkan DRINK LEMON WATER EVERY MORNING Drinking warm lemon water has been said to be effective for throat infection, dental problem. Lemon water...

HEALTHY MICE WITH SAME-SEX PARENTS BORN FOR FIRST TIME

Findings show barriers to same-sex reproduction in humans can technically be overcome – but not yet Healthy mice with two mothers have been born for...

MORE INTENSE EXERCISE LINKED TO A BETTER SEX LIFE, EXPLORATORY STUDY...

(CNN) — There's really nothing better for your health than exercise -- and that applies to your sex life's health too. "Men and women who...

GOV. EMMANUEL INSPECTS ETINAN GENERAL HOSPITAL, COMMENCES REHABILITATION

In its avowed commitment to boost the health care delivery system, Akwa Ibom State Government has set out modalities for the resuscitation of general...

NCDC DG, WHO ranks A’Ibom EOC as best in Nigeria

... says State's Medical Facilities represent future of healthcare in Nigeria The Director General of Nigerian Center for Disease Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, has adjudged...

WHY MORE NIGERIANS ARE COMING DOWN WITH STROKE

Medical experts have given reasons why more Nigerians than ever before are coming down with stroke even as they warn that many more may...

COVID-19: PANIC WILL NOT CURE THE PANDEMIC – COOPA

Concerned with the palpable disquiet that has trailed the National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosure of the State's COVID-19 status, the Conference of...