Mind-reading implant can decode what your ears are hearing

A device that can recognise what words people are hearing and reproduce them in a robot voice could take us further down the road to reading the minds of people who can’t speak. The technique used temporary electrodes placed in the brain to monitor people before surgery, but the aim is to make a permanent implant. So far the approach has only been More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Drug-releasing coil in stomach could provide better treatment for TB

If you hate taking pills, you might be excited by the invention of a coil that sits in the stomach slowly releasing medication over weeks. This could play a major role in reducing deadly tuberculosis infections More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 11th, 2019
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It’s never too late to start working out: Taking up exercise at 60 still cuts the risk of an early death, study suggests

Even people who don’t start working out until they are over 60 may see as much as a 43 percent reduction in their risk of an early death, a new study suggests By Natalie Rahhal Deputy Health Editor For Dailymail.Com It’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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Government should implement policy to cater for children with Special Needs -Engraced Ones Coordinator

The Coordinator of a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Engraced Ones Prayer/Advocacy group, Mrs. Bibora Yinkere has called on the government at all levels to implement policies that would address the issues of More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 21st, 2019
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Education key to improving breastfeeding in northeast Nigeria

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam With the rising number of out of school children and child marriage in the northeastern part of Nigeria, experts believe that education will give the women necessary skills needed to nurture More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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The treatment of menstrual disoders using acupuncture therapy

Acute pain in a woman stomach, Isolation on a white background Healthy living With Dr. Nanchak Nimzing Pone No: 08036787758, 09052597025 Email:ncnimzing@yahoo.com Website:http://www.meridianspecialists.com Acupuncture More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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Virology Institute gets machine to test cancer susceptibility

Virology Institute gets machine that can tell if one would develop cancer The Institute of Human Virology Nigeria has acquired a new machine, ‘Sequencing Technology’ that will help it better study cancer genes More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
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NMA tasks FG on free cancer screening

Dr Ekpe Phillips, the Chairman, Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) FCT chapter, has urged the Federal Government and hospital owners to undertake free screening exercise for cancer patients in the country. Phillips More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
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How insurgency, cultural norms hamper exclusive breastfeeding in northeastern Nigerian

How insurgency, cultural norms hamper exclusive breastfeeding in northeastern Nigerian By Tobias Lengnan Dapam As Nigerians warm up for Presidential election this month, about 400,000 children in the northeast are More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 31st, 2019
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Nigeria tops list of drug use globally with 14.3m people

By Tobias Lengnan Dapam Fourteen million three hundred thousand (14.3) people representing 14.4 per cent of Nigerians between the ages of 15 and 64 years are drug users, a survey on national drug use in Nigeria, More...