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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.

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...

6 signs you are not drinking enough water

"Water! e no get enemy!" goes the popular song by the late (will always be great) Fela Anikulapo Kuti (Rest In Power Baba!) and he was a 100 percent right. Water is good for...
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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...
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Donate to The Lovatt Foundation: Providing Needed Relief in War Torn Northern Nigeria

The Lovatt Foundation does awesome work in Northern Nigeria. From the Children of Borno to the Gidan Almajirai, they bring succour to those afflicted by the wars that have happened in that area. The founder, Fiona...
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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...
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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...