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Effects of drug abuse, addiction and health

By Dr Azadeh 7 million people suffer from illicit drug disorder and one in four deaths can be attributed to alcohol, tobacco, and illicit or,...

Is it safe for a pregnant woman to fast? Fasting for long periods may cause: headaches, fatigue, fainting, and losing the unborn baby

By Dr Azadeh Pregnant Muslim women who fast during Ramadan are likely to have smaller babies who will be more prone to learning disabilities in...

World Cancer Awareness Day: 17 people die every minute from cancer

By Dr Azadeh World Cancer Day, organized by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and celebrated each year on 4 February, is an opportunity...

What do we know about Moringa (never die) (Nebedai in Wolof, Jamboo in Mandinka and Binebeddai in Jola) God-gifted nutrition in the Gambia:...

The plant moringa oleifera is very popular (locally known as ‘Nebedai’) in the Senegambia region where it exists principally in scattered uncultivated forms. It...

Nail Biting! How detailed is your knowledge of this issue?

By Fatoumata S. Sarjo Hello beautiful readers! My name is Fatoumata S Sarjo, and I am a first timer on this platform. However, I believe...

World Diabetes Day

Hi readers, It's been a long time since I wrote an article for this page but I am sure the other writers have been doing...

Burns

By Ebrima Jobarteh The technological advancements in the world have had a greater impact on the lives of people. Most of these advancements are highly...

Understanding diabetes

By Chukwuemeka John Amamdikwa Hi readers, It's been a long time since I wrote an article for this column but I am sure the other writers...

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PPP not worried about breakaway party

By Omar Bah Alhagie Lamin Nanko, the national president of the People's Progressive Party has said that the formation of a new party by Bakary...

High Court dismisses ex-soldier’s appeal

By Bruce Asemota Justice Ebrima Jaiteh of the High Court in Banjul has dismissed the appeal of one Gibriel Gaye, an ex-soldier with the Kanilai...

Amputee soldier appeals for help to replace hand

By Amadou Jadama Wo2 Ousman Saidy, a solider attached to Second Infantry Battalion in Farafenni has appealed to President Adama Barrow, the government and NGOs...

Pap Saine calls for removal of all Jammeh anti-media laws

By Tabora Bojang The managing editor and co-publisher of The Point Newspaper, Pap Saine has said the media landscape in the Gambia is still yet...

Barrow sends Speaker Jack to Tanor Dieng’s funeral

State House, Banjul, - President Barrow has dispatched a delegation led by the Honourable Speaker of the National Assembly, Mrs. Mariam Jack-Denton to attend...