Showing posts with label cancer. Show all posts
Showing posts with label cancer. Show all posts
Thursday, 13 October 2016
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World no bra day October 13 pictures and awareness against Breast cancer

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Today is October 13 no bra day,women all over the world are taking part in the event,but what is no bra day all about exactly?Well,the event started sometime around 2011 with the sole purpose of raising awareness among women on the importance of breast cancer screening and recognising the symptoms of breast cancer.It also encourages regular self examination in a fight against the disease.

So for all you horny people who have been searching the net for no bra day pictures,this is
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Thursday, 25 August 2016
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Mayowa Ahmed's death is another failure of Nigeria to care for its citizens.

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Mayowa Ahmed dead. This is probably one of the saddest headlines Nigerians will see this year.I know millions of people and thousands of Nigerians die from cancer every year,so why should Mayowa's case be special right?But its not that Mayowa's case is special so to say.It is the fact that Nigerians got involved personally and followed the scandal that ensued after they had raised an incredible 80 million Naira for her to save her life!
When something like this happens,you obviously feel like you know the patient personally
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Thursday, 28 July 2016
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How Mayowa Ahmed and family got caught up in $100,000 cancer Scam!


Mayowa Ahmed scam.The unfortunate story of cancer patient Mayowa Ahmed has gripped Nigerians with all sorts of emotions at play.Accusations have been heaped on her family claiming that they knowingly scammed Nigerians when they in fact knew that Mayowa's cancer has spread to level 4 and cannot be saved.Yet they went ahead fooling people to raise $100,000!
Well,here we look at both sides of the story and try to ascertain whether Mayowa's family
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Friday, 1 April 2016
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Debbie Osarere Idiagbonya dies of cancer as she tweets Goodbye to supporters




Debbie Osarere Idiagbonya today Apr 1st died of cancer after battling breast cancer that later spread to become liver cancer and later on again bone cancer.She fought the disease for more than 4 years.
Many Nigerians donated funds in Debbie's fight for cancer.Among the celebrities who joined the fight were Solid Star and Davido who gave 1 million Naira for her treatment.
Its the most heart wrenching message ever that she posted on twitter.To be dying at such a young age and still have the grace and courage to post such a message,gosh..it's heart breaking.No bitterness,no anger,no why me?I really feel for Debbie
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Monday, 22 February 2016
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Sad news as Miami Rapper Stitches has cancer at only 20!

Rapper Stitches cancer.
There were reports last month that upcoming Miami rapper, Phillip Katsabanis, aka Stitches, known for his hit song “Brick In Yo Face”, has cancer. He kinda confirmed it with an IG post yesterday. His life is moving so fast! He's just 20...he's already married, has 3 children and
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Thursday, 27 August 2015
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Tragedy as 12 yr old British girl kills herself after mum died of Breast cancer!

Tragedy as 12 yr old British girl kills herself after mum died of Breast cancer!

12 year old British girl Isabel Ann Richardson kills herself after mum died of Breast cancer!
A 12-year-old schoolgirl whose mother died of breast cancer killed herself after posting self-harm pictures on Instagram, an inquest has heard.
Isabel Ann Richardson, from Norwich, was struggling with feelings she was 'worthless' and 'empty' after losing her mother Karina to the disease in 2010.
But despite speaking to a school nurse at Hewett School, she was overcome by her sadness and on May 12, discovered hanging in her bedroom by her father.

Earlier that evening, Isabel's father Stephen Richardson was called by her brother about
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Monday, 24 August 2015
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Holy Smoke! US Gov admit Cannabis kills cancer cells!

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Cannabis and cancer
After decades of speculation, the US government has thrown its weight behind the earth-shattering claims that cannabis kills cancer cells.
According to the US government's Cancer.org website claimed: Health researchers for the US government claim that cannabinoids - the active ingredients in cannabis - can inhibit the illness by causing cell death and blocking key blood vessels needed by tumours to grow.

"Studies in mice and rats have shown that cannabinoids may inhibit tumor growth by causing cell death, blocking cell growth, and blocking the development
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Thursday, 20 August 2015
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Cancer lie Beauty Queen who conned family&friends to pay it all back!

Cancer lie Beauty Queen Brandi Lee Weaver-Gates, who conned family&friends out of $14,000 to pay it all back!

Beauty Queen Cancer lie Beauty Queen Brandi Lee Weaver-Gates, who conned family&friends out of $14,000 to pay it all back!
A beauty queen who conned thousands of dollars out of friends and family by pretending she had cancer is "truly sorry",
The current Miss Pennsylvania International US, Brandi Lee Weaver-Gates, convinced her parents, family and friends she had chronic lymphocytic leukemia in March 2013.
The 23-year-old pocketed cash from fundraisers organised by her loved ones to pay for her

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Wednesday, 18 February 2015
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Sir Shina confirms wife Sammie has cancer but says she's doing Fine in USA

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Afro Juju Creator Sir Shina Peters has confirmed that his wife,Sammie Peters ,has cancer,but said she is doing fine now in USA and God is in control. 
Sammie Peters who is suffering from cancer, is already in the US recuperating and Sir Shina Peters,has expressed optimism over the incident and frowned at the way the whole issue was blown out of proportion by some elements.
“My wife is recovering speedily. She is very much better now. It’s true she has cancer but
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Wednesday, 21 January 2015
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Sad News-Ex Nigeria Goalkeeper,Wilfred Agbonavbare battling CANCER in Spain

Former Nigerian International goalkeeper, Wilfred Agbonavbare has been diagnosed with cancer. The ex-Rayo Vallecano goalkeeper is currently at a Spanish hospital where he is undergoing treatment for an undisclosed type of cancer. Agbonavbare was a
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Sunday, 14 December 2014
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Big Signs that can lead to Cancer for men to Look out for

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Cancer for male.
Men tend not to pay too much attention to their health like women do.A lot of men consider it not manly to worry about doctors and have little things seen to.But those little signs can be something big and lead to cancer in men.
You eat pretty well (some days) and work out (most days). But if you’re like a lot of men, a trip to the doctor isn't on your to-do list. That can be bad if it means you brush off early signs of cancer.
One of the best ways to fight the disease is to catch it in the early stages, when it’s more treatable. The problem is that the warning signs for many kinds of cancer in men can seem pretty mild.
Take a look at these 15 signs and symptoms. Some are linked more strongly to cancer than others, but all are worth knowing about -- and even talking over with your doctor.

1. Problems When You Pee
Many men have some problems peeing as they get older, like:
  • A need to pee more often, especially at night
  • Dribbling, leaking, or an urgent need to go
  • Trouble starting to pee, or a weak stream
An enlarged prostate gland usually causes these symptoms, but so can prostate cancer. See your doctor to check on the cause of the problem. He’ll give you an exam to look for an enlarged prostate,
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Tuesday, 25 November 2014
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Prof Wole Soyinka reveals he was diagnosed with cancer last year!


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Prof Wole Soyinka, today at a press conference in Abeokuta Ogun state,revealed  that he's a cancer survivor. The Professor was diagnosed with the disease in December 2013.Soyinka said his appointment
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Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Pls help save sad Comfort Ezegula's life from CANCER!

Pls help save sad Comfort Ezegula's life from CANCER!

This is Comfort Ezegula she is battling skin cancer and needsN500,000.There is a picture of Comfort further down wgich i must admit i couldn't look at.This is very sad and i
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Sunday, 19 October 2014
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Ex American idol Joanne Borgella dies from endometrial cancer!

The late Ex American idol Joanne Borgella in her prime.
Very sad news as ‘American Idol’ alum and plus size model Joanne Borgella passed away at the age of 32 after an intense battle with endometrial cancer.
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Sunday, 8 June 2014
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How wrong Cancer diagnosis in 1998 led to Prof.Dora Akunyili's death

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When Mrs Dora Nkem Akunyili was the Zonal Secretary (South-east) of the Petroleum (Special) Trust Fund in 1998, Nigerian doctors gave her what many of her family members considered to be a health scare. They said she had a growth and needed surgery.
Akunyili, then 44, decided to travel to the United States, first to get a second opinion and then undergo the prescribed surgery. The bill for the medical trip was $17,000, including $12,000 for the surgery.
During pre-surgery check-up in the US, the doctors told her the Nigerian doctors had made a wrong diagnosis and that she did not need any surgery. It was said to be a minor issue that medication would solve.
She thanked the doctors and, to their surprise, said she was going to return the money meant for the surgery to PTF. That was strange. Nigerian government officials had devised a way of making sure such monies were not returned to the treasury.
The hospital informed the PTF, under the leadership of Major Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, about one honest Nigerian they had found. Buhari, himself a straightforward person, was very impressed. He wrote a letter to Akunyili commending her honesty.

NAFDAC 
Then came 2001. President Olusegun Obasanjo wanted to appoint a director-general for the National Agency for Drug and Food Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and asked for the recommendation of an honest Nigerian pharmacist. Akunyili’s name promptly came up. Someone who had heard about her PTF record recommended her.
There was a little problem, a Nigerian problem. Objections were raised that the minister of health, Prof. ABC Nwosu, was an Igbo from Anambra State and NAFDAC, being a powerful agency under the ministry, should not be headed by another Igbo from Anambra.
It was also argued that the market for fake and substandard products were controlled by the Igbo, with Onitsha – also in Anambra State – a major centre for the illicit business. She was going to protect “her people”, the antagonists said.
Obasanjo, stubborn to the cause,  ignored the observations and appointed her. She went on to do a credible job and ended up as one of the most outstanding public officers in Nigeria’s history, celebrated locally and globally. She had lost a sister to fake drugs, and that was perhaps the impetus she needed to go on the offensive.

Misdiagnosis
Meanwhile, Akunyili always went abroad for check-ups and she was always given an all-clear. She continued to look robust and energetic, and took up another government job as minister of information and communications. But on July 13, 2013, something strange happened to her. She was preparing to travel to the United States to receive an award. The following day was her birthday. Her 59th, precisely. Then she fell ill. She was physically

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Saturday, 7 June 2014
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Prof.Dora Akunyili died of Cancer.


I constantly thank God Almighty whenever I remember the great love you show me, as reflected in your comments and in the numerous awards given me from various parts of Nigeria and beyond.

Mr. Peter Obi, the former Anambra State Governor, has confirmed Prof. Dora Akinyuli's death. He also disclosed that the former NAFDAC Director died after a two-year battle with cancer. He released an official statement on the late Dora’s facebook page on behalf of the family. Read below,
It has been confirmed that the late Prof. Dora Akinyuli dies of cancer in an Indian hospital.This was confirmed today by Mr. Peter Obi, the former Anambra State Governor on behalf of the family in an official statement released on the late Dora’s facebook page.


PROF. (MRS.) DORA AKUNYILI IS DEAD

On behalf of the Akunyili's family, I wish to officially confirm the death of Prof. (Mrs.) Dora Nkem Akunyili, OFR, in a Specialist Cancer Hospital in India this morning at 10 am, Nigerian Time, after a two-year battle with cancer.

In spite her illness, Prof. Akunyili was unwavering in her belief in a better Nigeria. That was why she defied her condition and was part of Anambra State Handover Committee and the National Conference.

The last time I visited her in India, even when she needed all the prayers herself,
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Sunday, 22 December 2013