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Global warming leads to malaria increase – stay protected Nearly half of the world’s population is at risk of malaria and with mosquito-borne diseases increasing due to global warming, the World Health Organisation is focusing on prevention to reduce the death toll of a disease that continues to kill more than 400 000 people annually, […]
Immunisation saves millions of lives and is widely recognized as one of the world’s most successful and cost-effective health interventions. As World Immunisation Week (24 – 30 April) and African Vaccination Week (23 – 29 April) are celebrated this month, the focus is firmly on dispelling the myths that abound about vaccinations and on promoting […]
The winter months can prove a nutritional challenge for some of us. Huddling in front of the fire and television on a wet, windy night is the perfect opportunity for planning healthy nutritious meals that not only satisfy but provide nutritional benefits. With some planning, you can help boost the immune system through good food […]
It’s no surprise that parents might need some help understanding what it means to eat healthy. From the My Plate food guide to the latest food fad, it can be awfully confusing.The good news is that you don’t need a degree in nutrition to raise healthy kids. Following some basic guidelines can help you encourage […]
The on-going stereotype is that men avoid going for regular health checkups, or delay to get issues checked. Basically, this is true. The consequence is that men suffer for longer amounts of time than is necessary. In this article, I’ll focus on important and useful tips to improve men’s health.