Friday, July 19, 2024

University of The Gambia Medical Students Association: Paracetamol

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Pain is the most important symptom, without pain most people would not go to the hospital to see Doctors. No wonder many people turn to Paracetamol/Paracetamol-containing products,...

Concerns Over Expired Food and Beverages Sold in Events, Shops, and Supermarkets

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By: Seringe ST Touray Gambians express concerns over reported cases of expired drinks circulating in the country, raising worries about the import of expired food items without proper...

Good Samaritans Dr. Ammar Al Jafari and Ebrima Jallow Join Forces to Save a...

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By: Seringe ST Touray On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024, The Fatu Network was contacted by Ebrima Jallow, an activist and General Manager at Al-Nuru Pharmacy in The Gambia....

BKF Foundation Engages Nema-Su Students on Impact of Drugs & Substance Abuse

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By: Dawda Baldeh The Bob Keita Foundation has recently engaged students at Nema-Su Junior and Senior Secondary School on the impact of drug and substance abuse with the...

Harnessing Solar Power to Enhance Healthcare in The Gambia

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By: Kodou Jeng Gaye As we stride forward into an era dominated by technology and innovation, we must ensure these advancements benefit everyone, especially those in remote and...

“I can’t recall signing an MOU with MoH.” Board Member’s Testimony Raises Questions About...

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By: Alieu Jallow "I cannot recall sitting in a board meeting to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Ministry of Health," stated Ernest Andrew Mendy, a...

Attaya: Improves Prostate Health?

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By Prof. Raphael Nyarkotey Obu The writer Attaya: Improves Prostate Health? I found that attaya is green tea, and science has demonstrated the numerous benefits of drinking green tea....

UTG dental students conduct oral health outreach in Banjul

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By Dawda Baldeh Dental students from the University of The Gambia (UTG) marked World Oral Health Day with an outreach event in Banjul, providing free dental education and...

NAMs Question the Joint Committee’s FGM/C Report

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By: Alieu Jallow In the ongoing heated debate over the repeal of the ban on FGM/C, several parliamentarians have raised questions about the integrity, empirical data, proof of...

Gov’t Recommits to Fighting Against Illicit Drugs

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By: Dawda Baldeh At the commemoration of World Drug Day, the Minister of Defense, Sering Modou Njie, reaffirmed the government’s unwavering commitment to combating all forms of illicit...

University of the Gambia Medical Students Association: Health myths/benefits

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Are you Pregnant and experiencing things like: Tiredness Weakness Shortness of breath Headache or light-headedness Or even craving/chewing ice, sand etc🤔? If yes, you are most likely suffering from anaemia in pregnancy. What...

No, EFSTH Doesn’t Have a High in-Hospital Mortality Rate. Some Private Hospitals Keep Patients...

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By: Seringe ST Touray During an interview underscoring the successes and challenges faced by Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital (EFSTH), the hospital’s renowned Syrian-born Chief Medical Director, Doctor...

Inside Ndemban Hospital – My Terrifying Life Experience

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By: Dawda Baldeh Privileges granted by our creator, such as health, wealth, and power, are a significant focus in this era of social media platforms. Many individuals fail to...

Debate over FGM: Hadith expert Muqbil tells religious leaders to not religionize FGM

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By Dawda Baldeh In The Gambia, a contentious debate persists over whether Female Circumcision/Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is rooted in religion or culture, and whether it should remain...

Mobile Phone Usage Linked to Decreased Sperm Quality in Men?

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By: Seringe ST Touray Researchers have discovered a potential link between frequent cellphone use and a decline in semen quality. A recent study involving 2,886 Swiss men aged 18...

Lower Fulladu NAM Supports Ban on FGM Practice

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By: Dawda Baldeh Hon. Gibbie Mballow, the National Assembly Member for Lower Fulladu, has voiced his support for the recently enacted legislation banning the practice of Female Genital...

Attaya as Aphrodisiac: Boosts Libido and Sexual Pleasure

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By Prof. Raphael Nyarkotey Obu The writer Attaya as Aphrodisiac: Boosts Libido and Sexual Pleasure Don’t be too quick to judge as I have noticed in the Gambia...

Uniting Against Drug Abuse: A Call to Action for a Resilient Gambia

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By: Amadou Bah In recent years, the Gambia has been facing a growing crisis that threatens the very structure of its society: drug abuse. This deceptive problem, once...

Human Rights Activist Tabou Njie Sarr Describes FGM/C as a Health Hazard to Women

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By: Alieu Jallow Tabou Njie Sarr, a human rights activist and advocate, says FGM/C is a health hazard to women due to its dire consequences. She lamented that...

Cabbage Juice Heals Ulcers

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  By Prof. Raphael Nyarkotey Obu In my naturopathic clinical settings, I have seen how drinking 1.5 litres cabbage juice for three weeks completely healed people with serious...