World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity: study

World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity: study

Not a single country, out of nearly 200 reviewed, was on track to meet the UN target of eliminating new tuberculosis infections by 2030, according to a global health review published Wednesday. ...
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Excessive weight can cause heart attack — Expert

An Associate Professor of Medicine and Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Dr. Philip Kolo, tells ARUKAINO UMUKORO about heart attack and how to prevent it How would you define heart attack and how vulnerable are Nigerians to...
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Safe obesity, diabetes surgery can be less invasive —Okaro

Sodiq Oyeleke Consultant Laparoscopic and Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. Abuchi Okaro, has said that Nigerians who need treatment for obesity and diabetes may no longer have to travel overseas, insisting that surgical interventions for both conditions do not have to b...
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