Experts Decry Surge In Sight Loss From Glaucoma


Worried by the sudden rise in the proportion of Glaucoma patients coming down with blindness, a group of experts called: The Vision Loss Expert Group,  a global collaboration of 79 ophthalmologists and optometrists, has lamented the prevalence of visual impairment putting at 62 percent in the last two decades. According to the article reported by Medical More...

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By admin On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Exercise Regularly And Prevent Memory Loss- Researchers

Researchers from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, have asserted that regular exercise may help ward off memory decline in people with vascular cognitive impairment. Explaining reasons behind More...

By admin On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

ZMapp Does Not Guarantee Total Cure For Ebola -Experts

Although ZMapp was once praised as a wonder drug against the deadly Ebola virus, but it recently fell short of the bar for effectiveness in a clinical trial, researchers revealed. According to an AFP release as More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
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Hiccups Are Signals To Your Health Status

Hiccups, which occur when the diaphragm and respiratory organs encounter an abrupt, involuntary spasm, happen to everyone on occasion. ‘Anything that causes your stomach to become distended can cause hiccups,’ More...

By admin On Friday, October 7th, 2016

How To Reduce Excessive Sweating

Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition described as sweating beyond what is necessary to cool the body. It is believed to be a genetic a problem that leads to difficulty in the regulation of sweat output; some affected More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Revealed: How To Get Rid of Your Acne

Many have given up to fate about their acnes, as their several attempts through the use of different formulas have proved abortive. However, the story of an acne-riddled patient – Brian Turner, who overcame the More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

World Alzheimer’s Day 2016 – Remember Me

September 21 of every year is a day on which Alzheimer’s organizations around the world concentrate their efforts on raising awareness about Alzheimer’s and dementia. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common More...

By admin On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Study Reveals Why Men Sleep Better Than Women

Are women more likely to have disturbed sleep than men, and if so, why? A new study published in PNAS suggests that being male or female has an impact on how well we are likely to sleep. A woman’s sleep cycle More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

HIV/AIDS: Need for increased and robust awareness

(By Pharm Idam Augustine) “We are not all infected, but we are all affected” Scientists had since long believed that the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is the mutated form of the Simian Immunodeficiency More...

By admin On Friday, September 9th, 2016

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Day: No amount of alcohol is safe in pregnancy

Anytime is a good time to raise awareness about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders but every year, on September 9th, International Fetal Awareness Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day is observed. People all around the More...