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High cost of drugs, orthodox services: Pregnant women return to traditional ante-natal care 

High cost of drugs, orthodox services: Pregnant women return to traditional ante-natal care 

By Elizabeth Adebesan High cost of drugs, orthodox services: Pregnant women return to traditional ante-natal care Herbal remedies used to be the saving grace to many Africans, including Nigerians during illness. Even pregnant women weren’t left out, as various leaves and herbs formed concoctions that were prescribed to aid the easy and safe delivery of […]
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NAFDAC recalls Benylin cough syrup over toxicity

NAFDAC recalls Benylin cough syrup over toxicity

“Diethylene glycol is toxic to humans when consumed and can prove fatal. Toxic effects can include abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhoea, inability to pass urine, headache, altered mental state”

Auto crash: 2 passengers flung into Lagos lagoon

Auto crash: 2 passengers flung into Lagos lagoon

By Evelyn Usman LAGOS—An auto crash occurred, yesterday, on the Third Mainland bridge, Lagos, in which two passengers were flung into the lagoon. The 18-seater LT bus with the number plate, FKJ 872 YA, was heading toward Lagos Island when the tragedy struck, at the Adeniyi Adele end of the bridge. The unidentified driver, said […]