AHF @ 50: Analysing successes, challenges of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria

Earlier this week, we asked you, How Do You Treat Yourself Without Spending Money or Indulging in Food? Here are some of your answers. (Feel free to keep the ideas coming in the comments!) By Tobias LengnanDapam To say that AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)has contributed immensely in the fight against the spread of HIV/AIDS in the country is to say More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
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Nutritionists warn against new festive Starbucks drink which has more calories than a burger, pancakes, pie or a chicken sandwich

Starbucks unveiled a ‘Christmas’ ice drink (pictured) on Thursday, available until Monday. It has 420 calories, 50g of sugar, and 21g of saturated fat in one Grande servin By Mia De Graaf Step aside pumpkin-spice More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Researchers combat gender and racial bias in Artificial Intelligence

When Timnit Gebru was a student at Stanford University’s prestigious Artificial Intelligence Lab, she ran a project that used Google Street View images of cars to determine the demographic makeup of towns and More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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West, Central Africa left behind in Global HIV response- UNICEF

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam The United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) has said that more than four decades into the HIV epidemic, four in five children are still living with HIV in West and Central Africa, the NGO’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Aisha laments over rate of malnutrition, child mortality in Nigeria

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has expressed worry over the current statistics of malnutrition and maternal and child mortality in Nigeria which she described More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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A piece of cheese a day keeps the doctor away: Despite its high fat content it SLASHES the risk of heart attack and stroke (but the portion must be this one size)

By CLAUDIA TANNER Cheese has a reputation for being bad for you – but research suggests eating it every day could in fact reduce your chances of developing heart disease. Consuming a matchbox size amount – one-and-a-half More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Why you’ve been eating avocados the wrong way and throwing away the most important part

By Claudia Tanner Multiple scientific studies have linked avocados with health benefits ranging from anti-ageing to warding off cancer. But new research suggests we’re eating them all wrong – and throwing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Why are avocados considered superfoods?

The trendy green is largely made up of monounsaturated fat, one of the healthiest form of fats. Half a large avocado contains 180 calories and counts as one of your recommended five daily portions of fruit and vegetables. Naturally More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Is it safe to eat the husk of an Avocado seed?

Rob Hobson, a registered nutritionist and Head of Nutrition at Healthspan, said he would not recommend eating the husk of the fruit. ‘The research is really interesting and adds to the health credentials of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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No family is safe From this epidemic

As an admiral I helped run the most powerful military on Earth, but I couldn’t save my son from the scourge of opioid addiction. The last photograph of my son Jonathan was taken at the end of a new-student barbecue More...