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Artificial Eyelashes, Nails, Eye Contacts Dangerous

By Ethel Edimo, Jeradine Jevem & Ariane Kueko* — Most girls now prefer wearing artificial things, rather than the natural endowments of creation. They use artificial eyelashes or nails or tinted moisturisers, as they are carried away by the whirlwind of reality TV, with screens awash with Essex lashes, goodie tans and souse brows. The beauty industry is ...Full Article

Yellow Fever Cases Drop

By Efeti Mosima* — The number of yellow fever cases in Cameroon is declining, according to statistics from the Expanded Programme of Immunisation, EPI. Yellow fever cases in ...Full Article

Female Genital Mutilation Leaves Women Traumatised, Barren

By Francisca Ambe & Noela Tabot* — Female genital mutilation, FGM, which involves the removal or injury to the female genital organ, has left many women traumatised and ...Full Article

Statistics Show Increase In STDs During Holidays

By Derrick Tem Kwe & Ethel Edimo* — Statistics from the Buea Regional Hospital Annex show that sexually transmitted diseases, STDs, always increase during holidays. Statistics of May-July ...Full Article

Hepatitis Is Treatable – Professor Oudou Nyoya

Interviewed by Leocadia Bongben — As Cameroon joined the international community to celebrate World Hepatitis Day on July 28 with 4.5 million Cameroonians suffering from the disease, Professor ...Full Article

Women Lack Information On Sexual Health, Rights

By Leocadia Bongben — The Society of Women and AIDS in Africa, SWAA Cameroon Trainer, Mary Endalle, has said women are ignorant and lack access to information ...Full Article

Combating Malaria In Southwest Still Major Concern

By Solange Neh & Claudia Ndobegang* — The fight against malaria in the Southwest Region remains a major concern in spite of the efforts mobilised and progress made. ...Full Article

Dry Foods And Appendicitis

By Elsie Sume* — Alarming cases of appendicitis among today’s youths has been traced to the rampant eating of dry foods. According to Dr. Ngomba Mojoko of the ...Full Article

TB Vaccine Scarcity Noticed In Cameroon

By Leocadia Bongben — It has been noticed that the vaccine, Bacillus Calmette–Guérin, BCG, against tuberculosis for children from 0 – 1 year, is scarce in some health ...Full Article

Girls Should Lead AIDS-Free Holiday Crusade

By Jude Fuhnwi — Cameroonian girls have been exhorted to champion the campaign against HIV/AIDS during this summer holiday. They were also told to avoid any misdemeanours ...Full Article
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