Human Behaviour and the Illusion of Disease Control

Thursday, November 22, 2018
(Wednesday 21st November 2018 Issue) Warmer climates like those found in the tropics (Equator, Capricorn and Cancer) are not only favourable for...
Health Matters
August is the worldwide awaren...

August is the worldwide awareness about the Violence against children.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Are Gambian children at risk? Child Marriage, Female Genital Mutilation What is Child Abuse Child Abuse is defined in the Children Young Persons...
Gambia celebrating WHO World B...

Gambia celebrating WHO World Breastfeeding week August 2018, Mother’s milk is the most naturist and most precious gift to mankind What Are the Benefits of Breastfeeding for Your Baby

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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
WHO Breastfeeding is the normal way of providing young infants with the nutrients they need for healthy growth and development. Virtually all mothers...
Miscarriage: living with loss ...

Miscarriage: living with loss of pregnancies

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Causes, symptoms, diagnose, Complications, treatments and prevention Summary · A miscarriage is defined as loss of the products of conception...
International World     Popula...

International World Population Day 2018

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Global In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programmed recommended that 11 July be observed by the international...
What is actually so called in ...

What is actually so called in The Gambia *Fresh Cold*Seasonal diseases such as malaria, eye infection colds and flu are common during the raining seasonin the Gambia

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Seasonal cold and flu diseases in The Gambia During the rainy season in The Gambia in particular in the month of September and October with...
Alarming Report about         ...

Alarming Report about Overweight Children worldwide Gambian children no exception

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Wednesday, July 04, 2018
Overview Obesity rates are rapidly increasing in the African Region, as in most parts of the world. Overweight and obesity, particularly in urban...
What do we know about Moringa ...

What do we know about Moringa (never die) (Nebedai in Wolof, Jamboo in Mandinka and Binebeddai in Jola)ambia God gifted nutrition in the Gambia An effective treatment for male and female infertility (Childless family)

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
The plant moringa oleifera is very popular (locally known as ‘Nebedai’) in the Senegambia region where it exists principally in scattered...
What do we know about Human ri...

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

picture : DR Hassan Azadeh
Sunday, June 17, 2018
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Male infertility (childless), ...

Male infertility (childless), Facts over 40% infertility caused by male and not by female

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Thursday, June 07, 2018
Facts: Stress, Overweight, Heavy smoker, Heavy drinking Alcohol and many more causes Although some people still think of fertility as a “woman’s...
Ebola is back now in Congo  Wh...

Ebola is back now in Congo What Are Symptoms and Treatment of Ebola What makes this outbreak different from the one in 2014? Information on current Ebola outbreak at WHO Gambia office

Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Picture: Dr Azadeh KINSHASA, Congo) — Congo’s health ministry has confirmed two cases of Ebola in this central African country, a resurgence...
Gambia Contribute to the  Inte...

Gambia Contribute to the International World No Tobacco Day

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Sunday, May 27, 2018
Cigarette smoking is responsible for more than several millions deaths per year including more than several millions deaths resulting from secondhand...

Good health is central to handling stress and living a long and active life

Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Fast facts on health The word “health” refers to a state of complete emotional and physical well-being. Healthcare exists to help people maintain...
ESSENTIAL FOR THE WORLD HEALTH...

ESSENTIAL FOR THE WORLD HEALTH DAY 2018

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
When good health is out of reach, poverty takes an even deeper hold Health For All Health For All is a programming goal of the World Health...

Drug Addiction and Health

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
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...
Health Matters  What do we kno...

Health Matters What do we know about Domestic Violence against children in the Gambia

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018 WHO: All forms of abuse (physical, mental, emotional, sexual direct, indirect etc.) against girls and boys under 18,...
Health Matters: 8 Ways to stic...

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

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
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...
International Women’s Day 8 Ma...

International Women’s Day 8 March

Picture: Professor Aurora Martin Chief of Unit, National Agency for equal opportunities between Women and Men, Ministry of Labour and social Justice of Romania.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Achieving gender equality and empowering women and girls is the unfinished business of our time, and the greatest human rights challenge in our...
Warning signs of Male Menopaus...

Warning signs of Male Menopause

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Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Depression, irritability, Weakness, loss of libido (sexual dysfunction), mood swing, Inability to concentrate, loss of memory, decrease energy,...
World over population disabili...

World over population disability and health

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Overpopulation refers to a population which exceeds its sustainable size within a particular environment or habitat. Overpopulation results from an...
World Tuberculosis Day 2018 Ho...

World Tuberculosis Day 2018 How dangerous is tuberculosis (TB) disease Prevention, Diagnose, Treatment

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Understanding Tuberculosis -- the Basics November 12 commemorates the day in 1882 when Dr Robert Koch astounded the scientific community by...
A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR GAMBIA’S...

A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR GAMBIA’S CHILDLESS FAMILIES

PIC: Dr Azadeh &HE The First Lady Mrs Fatoumatta Bah Barrow and Dr Rasha Kelej , CEO President of Merck *More Than a Mother*Foundation.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The Gambia’s First Lady, Her Excellency Fatoumatta Barrow, has recently been appointed by The Merck Foundation as an Ambassador for the “Merck More...
What do we know about Homeopat...

What do we know about Homeopathy as complementary or alternative Medicine

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Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Homeopathic Physician looking on all aspect of patient’s health social, physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual health. Exploring all these...
February 2018 is the National ...

February 2018 is the National Condom week awareness in The Gambia

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
National Condom Week is usually celebrated the same week as Valentine’s Day What do we know about sexually transmitted infections (STIs),...
What do you know about your ri...

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

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Awareness of human rights relate to health, and to patient rights Definition Patients’ rights Formalized in 1948, the Universal Declaration of...
UNDERSTANDING VIOLENCE AGAINST...

UNDERSTANDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Picture: Professor Aurora Martin Chief of Unit National Agency for Equal Opportunities between Women and Men Ministry of Labor and Social Justice
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
DOMESTIC AND INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE PHYSICAL VIOLENCE, EMOTIONAL/ PSYCHOLOGICAL VIOLENCE, SEXUAL, ECONOMIC ABUSE Distribution of power One...
Infertility (Childlessness) In...

Infertility (Childlessness) In women and the impact of infertility in Africa

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Tuesday, January 09, 2018
A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR GAMBIA’S CHILDLESS WOMEN The problem of infertility (unwanted childlessness) has long been a neglected health issue for many...
International Child protection...

International Child protection and Human rights Law on Female Genital Mutilation Female Genital Mutilation: A Violation Of Human Rights No health benefits, only harm and who is at risk

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Tuesday, January 02, 2018
International Human Rights Instruments against FGM Female genital mutilation has been an issue of the United Nations since 1948 within the context...
International Child protection...

International Child protection and Human rights Law on Female Genital Mutilation

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Female Genital Mutilation: A Violation Of Human Rights No health benefits, only harm and who is at risk International Human Rights Instruments...
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS W...

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES 2017

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Human rights of persons with disabilities,A Guide for Preventing and Eliminating Discrimination of disable people worldwide The annual observance...
DECEMBER 1ST IS WORLD HIV AND ...

DECEMBER 1ST IS WORLD HIV AND AIDS DAY 2017 Prevention, Diagnose, Symptoms, Treatments and Complications

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Tuesday, December 05, 2017
What is World AIDS Day? World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight...
November 25th is the worldwide...

November 25th is the worldwide UN international day awareness of the Elimination of Violence against women and girls

Picture: Professor Aurora Martin Chief of Unit National Agency for Equal Oportunities between Women and Men Ministry of Labor and Social Justice
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Prevention and Eradication of violence against women and girls Violence against women (VAW), also known as gender-based violence, is, collectively,...
What do we know about women’s ...

What do we know about women’s Human rights?

Picture: Aurora Martin Chief of Unit National Agency for Equal Oportunities between Women and Men Ministry of Labor and Social Justice
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Human Rights of Women Human rights and fundamental freedoms are the birthright of all human beings; their protection and promotion is the first...
What do Women should know abou...

What do Women should know about female Breast cancer as this is the most common cancer in females worldwide

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Prevention, Diagnose, Symptoms, Treatments Breast cancer definition Breast cancer is a malignant tumor (a collection of cancer cells) arising...
Menopause: 11 important Advise...

Menopause: 11 important Advises Every Woman Should Know about Menopause

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Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Prevention, Health advises, Symptoms, Diagnose, Treatments What’s menopause Women past a certain age will experience menopause. Menopause is...
Smoking is a deliberate way of...

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

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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...
Male infertility (childless), ...

Male infertility (childless), Facts over 35% infertility caused by male and not by female

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Facts: Stress, Overweight, Heavy smoker, Heavy drinking Alcohol and many more causes Although some people still think of fertility as a “woman’s...
Gambia celebrates World Blood ...

Gambia celebrates World Blood Donor Day October 2017

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Thanks for Saving My life, World Blood Donor Day, WBDD2017. Give the gift of life: Donate blood World Blood Donor Day 2017 October 2017 -- The...
Gambia celebrating the Interna...

Gambia celebrating the International Day of the Midwife October 2017 Gambia needs urgently more Midwives Than ever before

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
What does Midwifery mean Midwives are specialists who are dedicated to promoting the health of pregnant women and babies. The World Health...
Thyroid disease

Thyroid disease

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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Thyroid disease is a common problem that can cause symptoms because of over- or under-function of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland is an...
Drug Addiction and Health, Dru...

Drug Addiction and Health, Drug Abuse, Addiction, and the Brain

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Drug addiction is a chronic, often relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use, despite harmful consequences to the drug...
Pregnancy and Miscarriage (los...

Pregnancy and Miscarriage (lose of pregnancies)

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Why the rate of miscarriages (Abortion) are extremely high in The Gambia What is a miscarriage (Abortion) A miscarriage is the loss of a fetus...
AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATIO...

AUGUST IS NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION MONTH

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
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International Child protection...

International Child protection and Human rights Law on Female Genital Mutilation

Tuesday, September 05, 2017
No health benefits, only harm and who is at risk Female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C) refers to all procedures involving partial or total...
August is the worldwide awaren...

August is the worldwide awareness about the Violence against children Are Gambian children at risk

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Child abuse or child maltreatment is physical, sexual, or psychological maltreatment or neglect of a child or children, especially by a parent or...
Gambia celebrating the Interna...

Gambia celebrating the International Day of the Midwife August 2017

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Gambia needs urgently more Midwives than ever before What does Midwifery mean? Midwives are specialists who are dedicated to promoting the...
What do we know about Male Men...

What do we know about Male Menopause?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Menopause in men or just mid-life crises Depression, irritability, Weakness, loss of libido (sexual dysfunction), mood swing, Inability to...
Overweight Children in The Gam...

Overweight Children in The Gambia

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Prevention and Treatment Help Keep Your Kids from Becoming Overweight Obesity is an increasing problem for children worldwide, Gambia not...
World Population Day: Why Worl...

World Population Day: Why World Population Day is really about women

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
World Population Day 2017 is being observed across all countries Worldwide including Gambi World Population day is an annual event, observed on...
“What is actually so called” i...

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

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Seasonal diseases such as malaria, eye infection colds and flu are common during the raining season in the Gambia Seasonal cold and flu diseases...
Obstetric Fistula (injury duri...

Obstetric Fistula (injury during childbirth) is a disease of poverty May 23 is the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula and save lives of millions of women worldwide

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Friday, July 07, 2017
“Fistula is fully preventable when all women and girls have access to high-quality; comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services [...] Let...

Is it save for pregnant woman to fast during Holy Month of Ramadan

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Fasting for long periods may cause: Headaches, Fatigue, Fainting, and losing the unborn baby Pregnant Muslim women who fast during Ramadan are...
Health Matters  Women’s Health...

Health Matters Women’s Health Miscarriage: living with loss of pregnancies Causes, symptoms, diagnose, Complications, treatments and prevention

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Summary · A miscarriage is defined as loss of the products of conception before viability · About 15% of pregnancies are lost in the first...

HEALTH MATTERS: Women’s Health

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Miscarriage: living with loss of pregnancies Causes, symptoms, diagnose, Complications, treatments and prevention Summary · A miscarriage is...

WHAT HAPPEN WITH THE MALARIA VACCINE

Tuesday, May 02, 2017
The world’s first vaccine against malaria will be introduced in three countries - Ghana, Kenya and Malawi - starting in 2018. What is Malaria? ...
How dangerous is smoking and h...

How dangerous is smoking and how much affect smokers in The Gambia?

Picture: Dr Azadeh
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Smoking is a deliberate way of taking health risks, suffering and losing life The Effects of Smoking on the Body Tobacco smoke is enormously...
AFRICA FACES UP TO UNBELIEVELY...

AFRICA FACES UP TO UNBELIEVELY HIGHER OBISITY EPIDEMIC

Picture:Dr Azadeh
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
What is Obesity Obesity rates are rapidly increasing in the African Region, as in most parts of the world. Overweight and obesity, particularly in...
What do we know about female m...

What do we know about female menopause

Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Symptoms: Affects Sexual life, Hot Flashes, Night Sweats, Disturbed Sleep, Urinary Problems, Moodiness, Hair loss, Depression. Managing Menopausal...
What is Meningitis

What is Meningitis

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
IssuedTuesday 28 March 2017 Meningitis is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively...

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

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Tuesday, March 07, 2017
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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?

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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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

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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

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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

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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

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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”

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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

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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

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Over 36 percent Gambian suffering from this disease Help fight stomach cancer Prevention, causes, symptoms, treatments What does a stomach...
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