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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: I Think My IUD Has Shifted!

Q: Doc, I had a copper IUD inserted 5 months ago and after checking up on it we found out that it wasn’t in place. Does it give me a higher chance of being preggy given the position of the … Continue reading

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WHO Frequently Asked Questions On COVID-19

Q: Dear Doc. Is it true that one can be infected with COVID 19 and not show symptoms until the virus leaves the person’s body?. Please I will appreciate your response. ThanksA: There are people who contract COVID-19 and show … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: More On COVID-19

More facts and fiction on COVID-19IF I HAVE THE VIRUS BUT SHOW NO SYMPTOMS, I’M NOT CONTAGIOUS Fiction This is not true. It’s incredibly important to be safe when coming in contact with people- you never know who has the … Continue reading

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Strategies to promote better sleep in these uncertain times – Harvard Health

Hello everyone, as we go through these uncertain times, here are some tips to help you sleep. If you’re in Lagos, as the city goes into a lock down, obey all the rules. Stay home! https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/strategies-to-promote-better-sleep-in-these-uncertain-times-2020032719333

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: German Measles

Q: Good evening doctor, my friend’s mom has German measles. What can she take? Thanks A: Rubella is also called German measles or 3-day measles. It is a contagious viral infection with red rashes like the regular measles we all … Continue reading

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Can Animals Spread COVID-19?

Q: Hi Dr. People are advised not to touch animals. Are animals potential threat to the spread of COVID-19? A: The US Center for Disease Control has the following to say about this question: • Coronaviruses are a large family … Continue reading

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#HLWDK daily Health Health Tips: Can Children Get Infected With COVID-19?

Still on facts versus fiction on COVID-19 CHILDREN CANNOT GET INFECTED As at early February, A Chinese study proved that younger people were less likely to contract the virus, even if exposed to it. But in March, it was concluded … Continue reading

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