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Why You Should Never Wash Raw Chicken

Never, Ever Wash Raw Chicken. Here’s Why.   Britain stops rinsing raw chicken. We should, too. BY JESS KAPADIA Why You Should Never Wash Raw Chicken-Don’t wash it and don’t worry: the heat will kill whatever you were trying to wash off. In totally logical news: by rinsing raw chicken before cooking it, you are in […]

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The most dangerous day in a woman’s life

By Dr. Femi Ogunyemi The most dangerous day in a woman’s life-Many across Nigeria will be celebrating a baby’s delivery today. Labour has ended with smiles, cheers and thanksgiving. They say birthdays, funerals, weddings and naming ceremonies are the commonest social pastimes in Nigeria. Cue music…….. What with the dancing, the food, the drink, the […]

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What to know before opting for fibroid surgery

Any woman of childbearing age knows the chills that run down the spine whenever the word ‘fibroid’ is mentioned. Scientists say fibroid is a physical growth in the uterus (womb) that sometimes present without symptoms, though it may sometimes result in painful cramps and abnormal bleeding that will have to be tackled surgically. Other symptoms, […]

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Woman has baby after womb transplant in world first

A 36-year old Swede has become the world’s first woman to give birth after receiving a womb transplant, medical journal The Lancet said on Saturday, describing the event as a breakthrough for infertile women. The healthy baby boy was born last month, it said. Both mother and infant are doing well. Weighing 1.775 kilos (3.9 […]

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Don’t Let the Doctor Do This to Your Newborn

Imagine you are in recovery from labor, lying in bed, holding your infant. In your arms you cradle a stunningly beautiful, perfect little being. Completely innocent and totally vulnerable, your baby is entirely dependent on you to make all the choices that will define their life for many years to come. They are wholly unaware (at […]

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