New Image

Gambian Women Celebrating the International Women’s Day speaking about Gender Equality, Empowerment and Human Right in the newly born Democratic Gambia

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
International Woman’s Day is over 100 years old. It’s a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The...
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT INHERITA...

WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT INHERITABLE SICKLE CELL DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE ...
WOMEN HIV AND AIDs AS This epi...

WOMEN HIV AND AIDs AS This epidemic unfortunately remains an epidemic of women

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day MARCH 2017 Facts and Figures: HIV and AIDS Prevalence and New Infections Globally, in 2015...
World day of Health and social...

World day of Health and social justice, Many congratulations for a Free Gambian Independence

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Health and Social Justice Envision a society in which all people have the ability to achieve the central health capabilities of avoiding premature...
International Day of Zero Tole...

International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, Gambia no exception at all

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Applying ban of FGM by Law in the new Democratic Gambia 2017 UN Theme: “Building a solid and interactive bridge between Africa and the world to...

What do we know about Moringa (never die) (Nebedai in Wolof, Jamboo in Mandinka and Binebeddai in Jola)

Tuesday, February 07, 2017
God gifted Moringa fodder in ruminant nutrition in The Gambia An effective treatment for male and female infertility (Childless family) The...
Congratulations for Press and ...

Congratulations for Press and speech freedom in the Gambia

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
February is the Domestic Violence Awareness Month Raising awareness of the long-term effects of emotional, psychological and physical abuse on...

World Tuberculosis Day 2017 How dangerous is tuberculosis (TB) disease

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Prevention, Diagnose, Treatment Understanding Tuberculosis -- the Basics November 12 commemorates the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch astounded...
WHY IS THE RATE OF MISCARRIAGE...

WHY IS THE RATE OF MISCARRIAGE (LOSING PREGNANCY) IS VERY HIGH IN THE GAMBIA PREVENTION, CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
What is a miscarriage? A miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a pregnancy from conception to 20 weeks’ gestation. The term stillbirth refers to...
STOMACH ULCER IS “THE COMMONES...

STOMACH ULCER IS “THE COMMONEST” DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA.WHAT TO BLAME?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
What does a stomach Ulcer Feel Like A stomach ulcer is a sore that develops in the lining of the stomach or the first part of the small intestine...
What are your health wishes fo...

What are your health wishes for 2017: Stop smoking, Stop drinking alcohol, avoiding Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Eating healthy Foods, Exercising and Always faithful

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
World Health year 2017 is prevention of Diabetes disease Gambia with over 28% of Diabetes is one of the highest what are the risks of diabetes in...
Gambia joined the Worldwide De...

Gambia joined the Worldwide December awareness of disability

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
The Importance of Disability Awareness and Getting Involved Why is Disability Awareness Important? Millions of people with disabilities are...
WORLD OVER POPULATION AWARENES...

WORLD OVER POPULATION AWARENESS December 2016 WHY SHOULD WE WORRY ABOUT WORLD OVER POPULATION

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
World over population disability and health Key facts • Over a billion people, about 15% of the world’s population have some form of disability,...
Overweight Children - Preventi...

Overweight Children - Prevention and Treatment Help Keep Your Kids from Becoming Overweight

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Obesity is an increasing problem for children worldwide, Gambia not exception Childhood Obesity Facts ·Childhood obesity has more than doubled...

What is World AIDS Day?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
World AIDS Day takes place every year worldwide also in the Gambia 1st December. Prevention, Risk factors, transmission, Diagnose, Treatments ...
What do we know about Lung Can...

What do we know about Lung Cancer?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Overall, the most common symptoms include: Shortness of breath with activity, a Persistent, cough, Coughing up blood, unexplained Weight loss,...
Health Matters: Worldwide Diab...

Health Matters: Worldwide Diabetes awareness 14th November

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
What do we know about increasing Diabetes disease in The Gambia World Diabetes Day falls every year on 14 November and is a day when millions of...

The Problem of Infertility (Childlessness) in Africa Gambia no exception

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Infertility causes great worry and sorrow for many couples in Africa, especially for the women. Medical evidence shows that men and women usually...
HER EXCELLENCY THE FIRST LADY ...

HER EXCELLENCY THE FIRST LADY MRS ZAINAB YA YA JAMMEH’S LIFESAVING INITIATIVE ON DEADLY DISEASE OF CERVICAL CANCER IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Fact every 10 minutes, a woman dies in Africa from the cancer of the woman’s womb. Under the Leadership of Her Excellency The First Lady and...

Is there any Domestic violence against men:

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
What are the Physical, Sexual, Emotional and Economical abuses and what is the protection order Domestic violence against men deals with domestic...
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: Violen...

VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread violations of human right worldwide, Gambia no exception

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Key facts: · Violence against women - particularly intimate partner violence and sexual violence - are major public health problems and violations...
October is the worldwide aware...

October is the worldwide awareness about the Violence against children

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Are Gambian children at risk? Each child has the right to his or her physical and personal integrity, and protection from all forms of violence. ...
World over population disabili...

World over population disability and health and health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Disability is extremely diverse. While some health conditions associated with disability result in poor health and extensive health care needs,...
World over population disabili...

World over population disability and health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
Disability is extremely diverse. While some health conditions associated with disability result in poor health and extensive health care needs,...
What Happens to Your Brain Whe...

What Happens to Your Brain When You Take Drugs?:Drug Facts: Understanding Drug Abuse ,Addiction and treatments

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE ...
What is actually so called in ...

What is actually so called in The Gambia “Fresh Cold”?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Seasonal diseases such as malaria, eye infection colds and flu so called “Fresh cold” Seasonal cold and flu diseases in The Gambia During the...
How serious is malaria disease...

How serious is malaria disease in Gambia during the raining season

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
One child dies of malaria every 30 seconds in Sub Saharan Africa, The Gambia no exception What is malaria? The word malaria comes from 18th...
Is it safe to fast in pregnanc...

Is it safe to fast in pregnancy

Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Fasting for long periods may cause: Headaches, Fatigue, Fainting, and Dizzy spell Many women choose to fast in pregnancy due to their personal...
Smoking is a deliberate way of...

Smoking is a deliberate way of taking health risks, suffering and losing life

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Smoking is the largest cause of preventable death in the world, Gambia no exception Why Is Smoking Bad for You Smoking is responsible for several...
HEALTH’S BENEFITS FROM VEGETAR...

HEALTH’S BENEFITS FROM VEGETARIANISM:What are the Vegetarian Diets

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Vegetarianism is the practice of abstaining from the consumption of meat (red meat, poultry, seafood, insects and the flesh of any other animal), and...
Gambia celebrating the Interna...

Gambia celebrating the International Day of the Midwife May 2016:Gambia needs urgently more Midwives than ever before

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
 [endif] The International Day of the Midwife, 5 May, is a day to celebrate the life-saving work of the world’s midwives. Midwives are the primary...
What is Depression? Definition...

What is Depression? Definition and Explanation

Picture:Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
A Visual Guide to Understanding Depression WHAT IS DEPRESSION We all have a general idea about, ‘what is depression?’ If a person is sad, gloomy...
8 Ways to stick to a Healthy D...

8 Ways to stick to a Healthy Diet and the key losing weight

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
If you want to lose weight faster, you’ll need to eat less and exercise more The key to losing weight is to eat less and move more. That mantra...
What do we know about the ZIKA...

What do we know about the ZIKA VIRUS in The Gambia?

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Zika virus and pregnancy Prevention, transmission, diagnose, symptoms, Risk factors, treatments WHO Definition ABOUT ZIKA What is Zika virus...
World Health Day 2016 on diabe...

World Health Day 2016 on diabetes

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
It is estimated that over 982 million people throughout the world had diabetes. Is Gambia on exception at all?Fast facts on diabetes Here are some...
March 24 is World Tuberculosis...

March 24 is World Tuberculosis day 2016

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
How dangerous is tuberculosis (TB) Gambia no exception Disease Prevention, Diagnose, Treatment A Global Threat Tuberculosis (TB) is a global...
What do you know about your ri...

What do you know about your rights & responsibilities as Healthcare patient in the Gambia

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Issue Tuesday 22 March 2016 Definition Patient rights encompass legal and ethical issues in the provider-patient relationship, including a...
WORLD CONSUMER RIGHTS DAY

WORLD CONSUMER RIGHTS DAY

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
The Gambia Competition and Consumer Protection Commission is celebrating World Consumer Rights Day on the 15th of March 2016 in the Gambia; this...
What do we know about Human ri...

What do we know about Human rights and Health What Are Human Rights

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
Human rights are the rights a person has simply because he or she is a human being. Human rights are held by all persons equally, universally, and...
Why are men reluctant worldwid...

Why are men reluctant worldwide to seek medical help Men could learn from women about attitudes to health”

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Hence doctors first examined former footballer John Hartson, he was already in the advanced stages of testicular cancer, which had spread to his...
FEBRUARY 2016 IS THE NATIONAL ...

FEBRUARY 2016 IS THE NATIONAL CONDOM AWARENESS IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
In The Gambia, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) remain a serious health problem, even though the most of these infections are absolutely...
STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE G...

STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Over 36 percent Gambian suffering from this disease Help fight stomach cancer Prevention, causes, symptoms, treatments What does a stomach...
How can men get breast cancer?

How can men get breast cancer?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Why don’t we hear about breast cancer in men Causes, Symptoms,diagnose,treatments Breast Cancer in Men Why don’t we hear about breast cancer in...
How can cancer kill you

How can cancer kill you

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
JOIN HE FIRST LADY MRS ZAINAB JAMMEH AND HE VICE PRESIDENT DR ISATOU NJIE SAIDY IN THEIR AWARENESS AND CAMPAIGN AGAINST CANCER DISEASES IN THE GAMBIA...
The shocking cancer effects of...

The shocking cancer effects of Skin Bleaching

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The black skin colour is healthy and very beautiful; do not bleach it ugly to skin cancer Ivory Coast banned lightening creams by law why not in...
What do Gambian Women know abo...

What do Gambian Women know about female Breast cancer is the most common cancer in females worldwide

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gambia no exception It accounts for 16% of all female cancers and 22.9% of most common cancers in women. 18.2% of all cancer deaths worldwide,...
What is cervical cancer (cance...

What is cervical cancer (cancer of the neck of the womb) What Gambian women must know about this deadly disease What is the cause, prevention, Testing, Vaccination and treatment in the Gambia

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Worldwide Worldwide, cervical cancer is both the fourth-most common cause of cancer and deaths from cancer in women.  In 2012, 528,000 cases of...
This week is the Worldwide awa...

This week is the Worldwide awareness of the reproductive health, What do we know about our Reproductive Health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Reproductive health is defined as a state of physical, mental, and social well-being in all matters relating to the reproductive system, at all...
What are your health wishes fo...

What are your health wishes for 2016

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
World Health year 2016 is prevention of Diabetes disease Gambia with over 28% of Diabetes is one of the highest   What are the risks of diabetes in...
International Child protection...

International Child protection and Human rights Law on Female Genital Mutilation

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
No health benefits, only harm and who is at risk Female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) refers to all procedures involving partial or total...
Female Genital Mutilation Affe...

Female Genital Mutilation Affects Pregnancy and Childbirth

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
The effects of female genital mutilation on women and babies during childbirth.The study, which provides the first reliable evidence that female...
What is actually (FGM) Female ...

What is actually (FGM) Female Genital Mutilation The Presidential decision on FGM is in the Gambia and worldwide overwhelmed and welcomed What are the physical, mental, psychological, sociological outcomes of FGM

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 08, 2015
Female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female genital cutting and female circumcision, is the ritual removal of some or all of the external...
December First is the worldwid...

December First is the worldwide HIV and ADIS Awareness Gambia No Exception

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
World AIDS Day on 1st December brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international...
World Tuberculosis Day 2015 Ho...

World Tuberculosis Day 2015 How dangerous is tuberculosis (TB) disease Prevention, Diagnose, Treatment

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Understanding Tuberculosis -- the Basics November 12 commemorates the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch astounded the scientific community by...
WHY IS THE RATE OF MISCARRIAGE...

WHY IS THE RATE OF MISCARRIAGE IS VERY HIGH IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Miscarriage (losing pregnancy) PREVENTION, CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, TREATMENT What is a miscarriage? A miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a...
Alcoholic liver disease

Alcoholic liver disease

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Alcoholic liver disease damage to the liver and its function due to alcohol abuse and develop cancer Signs and Symptoms of Ten Common Liver Diseases...
Warning Signs of Male Menopaus...

Warning Signs of Male Menopause

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Menopause in men or just mid-life crises Depression, irritability, Wea kness, loss of libido (sexualdysfunction), mood swing, Inability to...
October is the Domestic Violen...

October is the Domestic Violence Awareness Month Raise awareness of the long-term effects of emotional, psychological and physical abuse on individuals.

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
What is Domestic Violence Domestic violence refers to any form of violence by an intimate partner or by other family members, regardless of the...
This week is the worldwide awa...

This week is the worldwide awareness of the reproductive health. What do we know about our Reproductive Health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Within the framework of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) definition of health as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and...
Overweight Children - Preventi...

Overweight Children - Prevention and Treatment Help Keep Your Kids From Becoming Overweight

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Monday, October 05, 2015
(Issue Tuesday 29 September 2015) Obesity is an increasing problem for children worldwide, Gambia not exception Childhood Obesity Facts ·Childhood...

What is Cancer

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Obesity (overweight), smoking, drinking alcohol increases tremendously the risk of developing cancer What Is Cancer? Cancer is the general name...

Ovarian Cancer awareness month

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Causes, Symptoms and Treatments Ovarian cancer continues to have one of the highest mortality rates of any cancer, and it is a leading cause of...
Women Breast Cancer in Africa ...

Women Breast Cancer in Africa prevention, symptoms, diagnostic and treatment Worldwide every year over one million women dying on breast cancer

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
Breast cancer burden Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women both in the developed and less developed world. It is estimated that worldwide...
Drug Addiction and Health

Drug Addiction and Health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
Tobacco use is responsible for an estimated 10 million deaths worldwide each year Gambia no exception Gambia says NO to any kind of drugs What are...
National Immunization Awarenes...

National Immunization Awareness Month

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Immunization is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine....
What do we know about the life...

What do we know about the life treating disease called Meningitis Causes, symptoms, diagnose, treatments

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Meningitis is a word you might hear on the news. That’s because there are sometimes outbreaks of meningitis at schools or colleges and it can be a...
August 12 International Youth ...

August 12 International Youth Day Prevalence of Mental Health Disorders among Youth

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
The United Nations’ (UN) International Youth Day is celebrated on August 12 each year to recognize efforts of the world’s youth in enhancing global...
Infertility (childless) in Men

Infertility (childless) in Men

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 04, 2015
A third of all cases of infertility involved the male partner Although some people still think of fertility as a “woman’s problem,” a third of all...

Diabetes disease in The Gambia

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
W.H.O. estimates that 61,000 people in the Gambia will have diabetes by 2020 Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly referred to as diabetes, is a group of...
How Serious is malaria disease...

How Serious is malaria disease in the Gambia during the raining season

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
One child dies of malaria every 30 seconds in Sub Saharan Africa What is malaria The word malaria comes from 18th century Italian mala meaning...
Arthritis: Causes, Symptoms an...

Arthritis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Arthritis is more common among adults aged 65 years or older, but people of all ages (including children) can be affected.

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Although the word “arthritis” means joint inflammation, the term is used to describe around 200 rheumatic diseases and conditions that affect joints,...
Gambia celebrates World Blood ...

Gambia celebrates World Blood Donor Day June 2015 Give the gift of life: Donate blood World Blood Donor Day 2015

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
June 2015 -- The theme of this year’s campaign is “Thank you for saving my life”. It focuses on thanking blood donors who save lives every day...
What do we know about pranic h...

What do we know about pranic healing, an alternative healing to medical

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
PRANIC HEALING is an ancient science and art of healing that uses PRANA to heal. Pranic healing was created by a Chinese-Filipino spiritual teacher...
Smoking is a deliberate way of...

Smoking is a deliberate way of taking health risks, suffering and losing life

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
How dangerous is smoking and how much affect smokers in The Gambia? Smoking is one of the most dangerous habits to pick up for a person and it is...
How can men get breast cancer?

How can men get breast cancer?

Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Why don’t we hear about breast cancer in men Breast Cancer in Men Why don’t we hear about breast cancer in men as much as we hear about breast...
Why the rate of miscarriages  ...

Why the rate of miscarriages (loss of pregnancies) are extremely high in the Gambia

Tuesday, May 26, 2015
How can this be prevented? What is a miscarriage? A miscarriage is any pregnancy that ends spontaneously before the foetus can survive. A...
What do we know about blood di...

What do we know about blood disease called leukaemia

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
What causes leukaemiaThe Greek words “Leukos” and “Heima” are nothing but Leukaemia, which means white blood and it actually means excess of white...
What is the life threatening d...

What is the life threatening disease called epilepsy Prevention, Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
A person having a severe seizure may cry out, fall to the floor unconscious, twitch or move uncontrollably, drool, or even lose bladder control....
What do we know about acupunct...

What do we know about acupuncture and it use in medical treatment What is Acupuncture?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Acupuncture is an ancient practice of medicine. It originated over 2,500 years ago in China making it one of the oldest and most commonly used...
Top Ten Signs That You May Hav...

Top Ten Signs That You May Have a Thyroid Problem Millions of People suffering from undiagnosed Thyroid Disease:

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Here are 10 Familiar Symptoms Muscle and Joint Pains Tendonitis Neck Discomfort, Enlargement, Hoarseness, Goitre Hair Loss, Hair Changes, Skin...
Menopause in men or just mid-a...

Menopause in men or just mid-age crises What Are the Signs of Male Menopause?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
More middle aged men are now reporting to have the same symptoms that women have when they are experiencing menopause. This is known as “male...
Worldwide Health Day 2015 Apri...

Worldwide Health Day 2015 April 2015

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on 7 April, under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO)....
Overweight in The Gambia

Overweight in The Gambia

Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Obesity is a leading preventable cause of death worldwide, and in modern culture, excess weight is often regarded as unattractive obesity is commonly...
What do we know about our repr...

What do we know about our reproductive sexual health

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
What is Sexual Health Taking care of your sexual health means more than being free from sexually transmissible infections (STIs) or not having to...
Health Matters: Smoking and lu...

Health Matters: Smoking and lung cancer

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Men who smoke increase their risk of death from lung cancer by more than 22 times. Smoking triples the risk of dying from heart disease among...
Health Matters: International ...

Health Matters: International Women’s Day 2015: What kind of world do YOU want to build

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
In 2015, International Women’s Day, celebrated globally on 8 March, will highlight the Beijing, a historic road map signed by 189 governments 20...
What is Cancer

What is Cancer

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Cancer is a type of disease or disorder related to malignant tumors (that is: body cells gone haywire and forming growths which are harmful for the...
Chu Aristide le dantec inaugur...

Chu Aristide le dantec inaugurates new Catheterisation Laboratory

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
The President of the Republic of Senegal, Mr Macky Sall, on the 20th January, 2015 officially inaugurated a 1-billion franc CFA, purpose-built...
What do you know about female ...

What do you know about female menopause Managing Menopausal Symptom

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, February 03, 2015
At some point in every woman’s life, her hormone production drops below the level required to continue her periods. Some women welcome the end to...
STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE G...

STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
What does a stomach Ulcer Feel Like? A stomach ulcer is a sore that develops in the lining of the stomach or the first part of the small intestine...
Heart Attack Signs: How To Tel...

Heart Attack Signs: How To Tell If You Might Be Having A Heart Attack

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
And What To Do About ItThe Key To Surviving A Heart Attack The key to surviving a heart attack is to recognize that you might be having one, then...
International World AIDS Day H...

International World AIDS Day HIV/AIDS among children decline by 40%, 1.1 million new cases prevented

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
The United Nations International Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF) has released a report that shows that the fight over HIV/AIDS among children is...
The black skin colour is healt...

The black skin colour is healthy and very beautiful; do not bleach it ugly to skin cancer

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Many women in The Gambia now are bleaching their skin. Why do they want does that? Is fairer skin really more appealing than beautiful black skin? ...
What do we know about cervical...

What do we know about cervical cancer Facts, Prevention, Symptoms, Diagnose and Treatments in the Gambia

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Cervical cancer Cervical cancer is a cancer resigning from neck of the womb. It is due to the abnormal growth of cells that have the ability to...
What do you know about female ...

What do you know about female menopause

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Managing Menopausal Symptom At some point in every woman’s life, her hormone production drops below the level required to continue her periods....
STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE G...

STOMACH ULCER DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA

Tuesday, November 04, 2014
What does a stomach Ulcer Feel Like? A stomach ulcer is a sore that develops in the lining of the stomach or the first part of the small intestine...
October is WORLDWIDE Awareness...

October is WORLDWIDE Awareness about domestic violence against women

Picture : Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
The United Nations defines violence against women as “any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual...
HOW SERIOUS IS MALARIA DISEASE...

HOW SERIOUS IS MALARIA DISEASE IN THE GAMBIA DURING THE RAINING SEASON

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
One child dies of malaria every 30 seconds in Sub Saharan Africa Malaria is more than an ordinary disease on African continent. It has major...
Facts That Smoking Is Bad for ...

Facts That Smoking Is Bad for Your Health, taking risks, suffering and losing life

Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Once you start smoking, it’s hard to quit, even if you know the health risks. Cigarettes contain nicotine, which is an addictive drug that may make...
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT BREAST C...

WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT BREAST CANCER 20 RISK FACTORS FOR BREAST CANCER

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The following are risk factors for breast cancer: ·Age: The chances of breast cancer increase as you get older. ·Family history: The risk of...

SEPTEMBER IS WORLDWIDE AWARENESS OF ASTHMA DISEASE AND IT’S LIFE THREATENING COMPLICATIONS

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT ASTHMA DISEASE Is asthma life-threatening? In severe and poorly controlled cases, asthma can be life-threatening, and the...
Columns