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Thailand Issues Health Warnings As Pollution Levels Soar To Eight Times Safe Levels

On 14/Jan/2019

Bangkok's air has become a 'serious threat' to health as the levels of pollution caused by a smog cloud over the city soared and was in some parts eight times higher than safe level.    [...]

Odd: Man has a 10in long rod stuck in his bowels after inserting it into his rear for fun

On 14/Jan/2019

A man in eastern China had a long rod stuck in his bowels on New Year's Day after inserting it into his backside to 'seek excitement', according to Chinese media.   The object, reported to be a [...]

Quarantined US medic feared to have Ebola after returning from treating patients in the Democratic Republic of Congo is declared free of the killer virus and allowed to leave hospital

On 14/Jan/2019

A US medic who was quarantined amid fears he caught Ebola while treating patients in Africa has been released from hospital. The unnamed physician, 39, did not display any symptoms during his three-week stay in medical[...]

High-fiber diet linked to lower risk of death and chronic diseases

On 14/Jan/2019

People who eat diets that are high in fiber have lower risk of death and chronic diseases such as stroke or cancer compared with people with low fiber intake, a new analysis found.   Dietary fiber includes pla[...]

One Cardiologists Mission To Reduce Statin Use For Cholesterol By Dr. Elizabeth Klodas

On 14/Jan/2019

High cholesterol? Here's a pill. High blood pressure? Here's two pills. High blood sugar? Here's two pills and an injection. This is what many doctors routinely do without ever addressing why the cholestero[...]

Minister Cautions Against Extorting Money From Cholera Patients

On 14/Jan/2019

Health workers at Naguru Hospital have been warned against extorting money from Cholera patients. On Tuesday, two Cholera patients fled the hospital after they were allegedly told to pay 20,000 shillings before they ar[...]

Research: Genes On The Move Help Nose Make Sense Of Scents

On 14/Jan/2019

The human nose can distinguish one trillion different scents -- an extraordinary feat that requires 10 million specialized nerve cells, or neurons, in the nose, and a family of more than 400 dedicated genes. But precis[...]

FG To Help 506 Foreign-trained Doctors Secure Jobs

On 14/Jan/2019

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has inducted 506 foreign-trained doctors to practice in the country as the federal government has promised to assist them secure work placement. The inductees emerged fr[...]

Federal Ministry of Education Federal Scholarship Board Applications

On 13/Jan/2019

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION FEDERAL SCHOLARSHIP BOARD PLOT 245 SAMUEL ADEMULEGUN STREET CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT, ABUJA 2019/2020 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS  COMPUTER BASED TEST (CBT)   [...]

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