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By Oumie Gaye Scoliosis is a condition that causes the spine to curve to the side. Scoliosis causes the abnormal curvature of the vertebral column. It...

The things we should know about anaemia

Anaemia is a condition in which there is a deficiency in the size or number of erythrocytes or a decrease in the amount of...

Urinary tract infections? We got you covered!

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), is an infection in which microorganisms enter through the urethra and travel up to the urinary tract. They are caused...

Cholesterol: the good, the bad and the ugly

 By Fanta Fofana Cholesterol isn't just something that sits in your body like fat around your waist. It's carried through your bloodstream as well. Cholesterol...

Hepatitis B: the unnoticed virus living amongst our population

 By Fanta Fofana Hepatitis B, also known as Serum Hepatitis, is a virus that causes liver disease. This virus can cause lifelong infections, scarring and...

The importance of regular health checkups

It's time to take charge of your health. There are a number of excuses that we use to avoid getting health check-ups - We are...

The common childhood infections

To all parents, here is all you need to know about infections affecting  your children Many diseases that appear during childhood or adult life may...

The benefits of physical activity:

first step is awareness Our body is the vessel we use to accomplish any number of things in life. We use it either physically by...

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