Breast cancer is one of the leading forms of cancer among women globally. It accounts for 32% of all new cancer cases and 18% of all cancer deaths in women. A recent study estimates the
Vaginal infections affect a significant number of young women in Nigeria. Recent studies have shown a prevalence rate of between 17% and 25% across different parts of the country. Most types of vaginal infections can
Most people only hear about the prostate in terms of adverse medical conditions such as Prostate Cancer. They have little or no knowledge as to what it does. There’s a lot more to the prostate
The ability to function sexually is one which many people regard as the true hallmark of manliness. Therefore, any shortcomings in this area is typically accompanied by a sense of inadequacy. Unfortunately, this is a
Ovulation in women is a phase in a woman’s menstrual cycle. It is critical towards getting pregnant. In this post, we cover three things to know about ovulation. What Is Ovulation? This is when an
Hypertension is the clinical term for high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force exerted against the walls of blood vessels by blood. How high your blood pressure is, depends on the resistance of your
Uterine Fibroids (or Fibroids) are tumors that develop in a woman’s uterus. They can grow large and cause severe pain in the abdomen as well as heavy periods. In some cases, the affected woman may
It is generally expected in Nigeria that children be born to a couple not too long after marriage. However, this doesn’t come easily to some couples. There are no readily available statistics on this challenge.
It is really heartening that there are several candidate vaccines which are making their way through various regulatory approvals. At the moment, there are three leading candidates, and these are from Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca.