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Effects of salt in the body

As much as salt is very important in the diet and in the body as ot ads taste to life, practically, too much salt leads to an unbearable taste and renders the food inedible. Likewise the effects of too much sal...
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Diabetes and its associated diseases

Diabetics ketoacidosis (DKA) is a serious problem that can occur in people with diabetes if their body starts to run out of insulin. This causes harmful substances called ketones to build up in the body, which ...
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Stretch marks: Fight it or love it?

Stretch marks, medically known as striae distensae, are an extremely common finding in both men and women who are past puberty. Stretch marks typically appear as bands of parallel lines on your skin. These line...
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Monkeypox: Important things to know

There is Monkeypox outbreak in Bayelsa where over 10 persons including a medical doctor were diagnosed and quarantined yesterday, here is what you should know about the virus. Monkeypox is an infectious dise...
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Body odor: Fight that smell!

Body odor (or B.O., bromhidrosis, osmidrosis or ozochrotia) is a perceived unpleasant smell our bodies can give off when bacteria that live on the skin break down sweat into acids - some say it is the smell of ...