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Understanding violence against women, Gambia no exception

By Dr Azadeh Distribution of power One of the most persistent patterns in the distribution of power is that of inequalities between women and men. Taking in...

Homeopathy as complementary or alternative medicine

By Dr Azadeh Exploring all these helps the practitioner determines the right homeopathic treatment that is best for the patient. Homeopathy is a system of natural...

HEALTH: Impotence in men: Is this a growing problem in The Gambia?

By Dr Azadeh What is male impotence in general Male impotence is defined as a disorder that affects the quality of the man's potency, making it...

The rights and responsibilities as a healthcare patient in The Gambia Awareness of human rights relate to health, and to patient rights

By Dr Azadeh Definition Patients' rights This report has great importance for the World Health Organization, whose mission is to ensure “health for all”. Grounding this mission...

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...

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President Cannot Tamper With Draft Constitution

By Omar Bah Veteran national assembly member Sidia Jatta of Wuli West has informed pro-democracy activists discussing constitutional and electoral reform processes that that no...

Gov’t dispels rumours of Jammeh’s return

By Omar Bah The Spokesperson of the Gambia Government Ebrima Sankareh has described as false reports that former President Yahya Jammeh is returning to the...

Henrietta Didigu, acting executive director of ERCA ECOWAS Media Briefing

By Acting executive Director of ERCA,  Mrs Henrietta Didigu I welcome distinguished members of the fourth realm to the first of a series of media events...

‘Jammeh’s witch hunt was a cover for drug business’

By Tabora Bojang A former member of the Gambia Police Force Mustapha Ceesay yesterday alleged before the TRRC that the so-called witch-hunt exercise ordered by...