Nigeria Establishes Breast And Gynae Centre, VP Says It Will Reduce Peculiar Challenges Of Women

Nigeria Establishes Breast And Gynae Centre, VP Says It Will Reduce Peculiar Challenges Of Women

The establishment of Breast and Gynae Centre in Nigeria will help to address the several health challenges peculiar to Nigerian women, and aid the reduction of medical tourism in the country, the wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Oludolapo Osinbajo, has said. She said the centre, which is the first state-of-the-art medical and wellness centre […]

Nigeria Female Wrestlers Clinch 6 Gold, 2 Silver Medals At African Wrestling Championships

Nigeria Female Wrestlers Clinch 6 Gold, 2 Silver Medals At African Wrestling Championships

Nigerian female wrestlers at the ongoing 2017 Senior African Wrestling championships in Marrakech, Morocco, have clinched eight medals. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the medals comprise six gold and two silvers. The gold medallists are Mercy Genesis, 48 kg; Odunayo Adekuoroye, 55kg; Aminat Adeniyi, 58kg; Blessing Oborududu, 63kg; Kemeasuodei Dressman, 69kg; and Gofit […]

In The News: Usage of Some Antibiotics In Early Pregnancy Linked To Miscarriage

In The News: Usage of Some Antibiotics In Early Pregnancy Linked To Miscarriage

When used in early pregnancy, many classes of common antibiotics are associated with an increased risk of miscarriage, according to a study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal. Macrolides, quinolones, tetracyclines, sulfonamides and metronidazole were related to higher rates of pregnancy loss, the researchers say. However, a greater chance of pregnancy loss was […]

Anti-Trump: New Website Helps Women Self-induce Abortions

Anti-Trump: New Website Helps Women Self-induce Abortions

An international advocacy group has launched a website in the US to help women self-induce abortions due to concerns about restrictive laws. Women Help Women, a Netherlands-based group, wants to provide guidance for American women who may have obtained abortion pills illegally. Abortion is legal in the US, but more recently several Republican states have […]