Category: HEALTH

European Drug Regulators Green Light World’s First Ebola Vaccine

European drug regulators on Friday recommended for approval the world’s first Ebola vaccine, a move that the World Health Organization hailed as a triumph for...

Woman discovers she has two lady parts after years of agonising pain

A woman only found out she had two vaginas, cervixes and wombs after she became sexually active with her boyfriend. Molly-Rose Taylor, 19, said doctors had previously...

Make Rwandans aware of cancer risk factors

According to the World Health Organisation, non-communicable diseases  mainly cancers, diabetes, cardiovascular and chronic respiratory diseases are the biggest cause...

No, sitting for over 11 hours a day doesn’t mean 50% chance you’ll die in three years

Did you know? If you sit more than 11 hours a day, there’s a 50% chance you’ll die within the next 3 years,” reads a meme posted on Facebook. The post doesn’t...

Just a little weight loss can put diabetes into remission

You don’t have to lose a massive amount of weight to make a difference with type 2 diabetes – losing just 10% of your body weight during the first five years...

Philips partners with PURE to provide diagnostic ultrasound training to health workers in Rwanda

Royal Philips, a global player in health technology, and PURE (Point-of-care Ultrasound in Resource-limited Environments), a non-profit organization dedicated to...

An orgasm a day keeps the wrinkles away

Rosy cheeks and glowing skin is the fresh make-up-free look all of us desire. We spend a small fortune on skincare products, make-up and hours on facial routines to...

Unbelievable Reasons Why You Should Sleep Naked

Would you believe me if I told you that you can lose weight, improve your appearance, make more money, reduce stress and anxiety just by taking off your clothes when...

Drugs & alcohol can be bad for your health … and your social life

A new study highlights the negative consequences of social media posts and phone calls made while under the effects of alcohol and drugs. You’ve had a glass too...

Get the most out of sex as medicine

Why have sex? I’m not sure about you but it seems to me that we often talk about sex almost exclusively from a sexual function or dysfunction perspective; what’s...