According to a study published in the Journal of Nutrition, inflammation is the body’s first line of defense against illness and injury.   Yogurt might help lessen chronic inflammation linked to bowel disease, arthritis and asthma, a study by researchers has revealed.   However, it could also wreak biological havoc on organs and...
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday embark on a four-day medical trip to the United Kingdom. According to a statement on Monday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President’s trip is at the instance of his doctor. He said Buhari would return to the country...
At least, eight people were reported dead on Wednesday evening following an explosion from two fuel tankers in Zing, Taraba State. The incident happened while a tanker driver was reportedly running from soldiers chasing him. The driver was said to have lost control of the wheel and in a bid to...
It's a done deal as "Abraham Augustine Iseh" a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants who hails from ITUMBAUZO in Bende LGA of Abia State through his Abraham Support Group Network, sealed the deal yesterday 17th April, 2018 with Oceanic Health Management Limited for affordable health care that...
This is very sad. Scores of passengers were killed after a fatal motor accident which happened along Enugu/ Onitsha road yesterday. The passengers were said to be traveling in an Eastern Mass Transit (EMT) bus before the horrible accident occurred which left many dead and others injured. The incident was reported...
As unbelievable as it sounds, doctors in Kenya’s coastal city of Mombasa say they have successfully removed a toothbrush from a man’s stomach. David Charo said he had swallowed the toothbrush accidentally on Sunday, while brushing his teeth. He had moved from one hospital to another for five days as he...
Abia state government has assured citizens not to panic over the reported outbreak of Lassa fever at Federal Medical Centre Umuahia. In a statement signed by Chief John Okiyi Kalu, the Honorable Commissioner for Information in the state, the government also advises all those who had contact with the...
Bill Gates, world second richest man, on Thursday declared that Nigeria is one of the most dangerous places to give birth. The Chairman of Bill and Melinda Foundation, said Nigeria has the fourth worst maternal mortality rate in the world behind Sierra Leone, Central African Republic and Chad. He spoke at...
Based on the information made available to Abia Facts Newspaper through the office of the Commissioner for Information Abia State, it was revealed that Abia State Government is set to establish a kidney transplant center in Umuahia, the state capital city. This was agreed after a meeting between Governor...
The House of Representatives has mandated the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, producers of Coca Cola to tell Nigerians that two of their products, Fanta and Sprite were dangerous to health when consumed with Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C). The House said this must be done by printing warning labels on the...