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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Yellow Teeth

Q: I brush my teeth every day, morning and evening, still, my teeth get more yellowish, what could be the problem please? Thank you. A: Smoking, drinking coffee, wine, tea etc can cause your teeth to change colour. Generally brightly … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Does Vinegar Affect Pregnancy?

Q: Good Evening Dr, please can a pregnant woman take food or drink that contains vinegar inside it. Thanks Dr A: Thanks for writing in. Vinegar is acidic and because of the heart burn associated with pregnancy, vinegar may potentially … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Painful Lump In The Breast

Q: Hi Doc. I am a breastfeeding mom and l have discovered l have a painful lump in one of my breasts, Could it be cancer? Should l stop breastfeeding? A: Painful lumps in the breasts of breastfeeding mums may … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Baby Stomach Problem

Q: Good morning ma’am, please I have a question. I am a first time mum…just five weeks and my baby has been having this stomach problem. At first I thought it was a gas problem but I don’t think so. … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Talking About Baldness

In honour of Alopecia Awareness Day, we continue yesterday’s discourse this time talking about baldness Q: Hello Dr Ketch, I am a 33 year old guy from Lagos. I am experiencing rapid hair loss which is resulting in baldness. Please … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Alopecia Awareness Day

Tomorrow is Alopecia Awareness Day. In honour of this, I repeat the post below Q: Dr Ketch well done and good job you’re doing. Please, my hair is pulling off on its own at both sides and in front. I … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Swollen Legs After A Flight

Q: Hello Dr, I have been having swollen legs since I traveled almost 17hrs by air. All tests been done, no fault discovered. What shall I do? A: Hello dear, thanks for writing in. Swelling of the legs and feet … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Low Blood Level?

Q: Good morning doc. Please doc, I am 23 weeks pregnant and according to the test I ran, my blood level is just 32 which they said that it is low. What can I eat to boost it? I mean … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Remedy For Arthritis

QL Please doctor my husband is suffering from arthritis, swollen and painful leg, Please any remedy?? A: I believe that a doctor made the diagnosis of Rheumatoid Arthritis and that’s why you are sure that’s what your husband has. Over … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Bleeding For One Month

Q: Good day Dr Ketch. Though I don’t know how the online consultation works but I really need to talk with you. I am on a contraceptive and have been bleeding for close to a month now; am scared I … Continue reading

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