Zika virus continues to dominate health news

Zika virus continues to dominate health news and is causing a major health scare throughout the Americas. An outbreak of the virus, which started...

PERSONAL HYGIENE

  Did you know that good personal hygiene is one of the most effective ways to protect yourself, and others, from illness? Often we mistake the...

FITNESS PT.2

  In order to achieve the best possible results, a good fitness regimen must be well rounded, with exercises that produce cardio-respiratory endurance, develop muscular...

Malaria – Are we winning the battle? (Part 2)

What causes Malaria?   If you ask the average person on the street, what causes malaria, the responses range from mosquitoes, to dirty water, to dirty...

MNCH Week 2016 – Ondo State Health Outreach

The HealthZone television program partnered with InStrat Global Health, HSCL, Mpowering Frontline Health Workers and the Ondo State Ministry of Health to host a...

Healthy eating in pregnancy – The best gift for baby

Do you know that pregnancy is the only time when what you eat directly affects another person? One of the best things you can do...

Preventing Kidney disease in children

  Did you know that children have kidney disease just as adults do?  The kidneys are the body's filtering system, helping to remove excess water...

Mother, Newborn, and Child Health – What Can We Do To...

Since 1990, maternal deaths worldwide have dropped by 45 percent, but every day in Nigeria, about 145 women die and about 1000 babies are...

Malaria – Why we must aim for zero cases

Did you know that approximately 1 out of every 10 of all hospital admissions in Africa are due to malaria?   Malaria is the most common...

Every Fever is not Malaria

 You develop a fever and headache and feel a bit run down. You decide that you probably have malaria, so you go to your...