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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Medical advisory Health

This INSTRUCTIVE Medical Advisory note by Dr. Musa Mbahi is a MUST READ!

I am writing this very reluctantly; But it is informed by a chat I had with a friend earlier today. The friend has lost "suddenly", a Family member to death from LEUKEMIA (Cancer of...
bow legs and knock knees in black children

Bow legs and knock knees in children: when money is not enough

BOW LEGS AND KNOCK KNEES: When money is not enough! This is a peculiar growth problem and bone deformation that is quite common with the upwardly mobile folks who live in overcrowded cities. It is a...
breast-cancer-care

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month: signs and symptoms to look out for

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We wanted to spread the word so more people know how to check themselves for the signs and symptoms of breast cancer. Please check yourselves. It only takes...
Dr Edi Osagie and Viva Naija Fertility Issues

Dr Edi-Osagie gives new hope for fertility [LISTEN]

The second I spoke with Dr Edi-Osagie of Cheshire Fertility Centre for the first time, I just knew that his message was a word that had to be heard. I personally know at least...
©Nigeria Health Watch|AIDS 2016 - Durban, South Africa

Nigeria conspicuously absent from International Conference AIDS 2016, Durban

Finally, the moment came – The 21st International Conference on AIDS 2016 kicked off in Durban, South Africa on the 18th of July, the birthday of Nelson Mandela. With the largest number of registered delegates...
fanta and sprite nigeria

WARNING: Do not take Fanta or Sprite with Vitamin C; Coca Cola Nigeria don...

A Lagos High Court in Igbosere, Lagos State, has ordered the National Agency For Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to forthwith mandate Nigeria Bottling Company PLC, manufacturers of Fanta and Sprite soft drinks, to include...
Depression and suicide

DEPRESSION and SUICIDE: “My problem pass your own” – we must do better than...

There is a lot of talk about depression and suicide in Nigeria these days; particularly given the tragic event of Sunday evening. Dear ones, Life throws lemons at everyone, but see, no one person's...
eggs-and-cholesterol

Cholesterol content? Please, eggs are NOT the bad guys!

I grew up learning to perceive eggs with a sense of dread, like many people of my generation. The gist around the neighbourhood was that eggs had one mysterious chemical called cholesterol. We heard it...
hiv-free-test-kits

Register For Your FREE Self-Sampling HIV Test Kits: It’s Simple, It’s Easy, It’s FAST!

What a great world we live in. We are super blessed in the UK. Say what you will about the NHS, but the type of service we get for free is exemplary. The level...
room-315-mental-awareness-campaign

Room 315 Launches The #INeedHelp Campaign To Help Remove Stigma From Mental Health

The countdown begins to the Lagos premiere of Room 315 - a short film, written by Abosi Ogba and directed by Niyi Akinmolayan, and the production team is launching the #INeedHelp campaign - an...