WORLD HEART DAY- How to care for your heart…

It was World Heart Day a few days and as it is our usual practice at HV Naija to keep you informed about the best lifestyle and healthy choices, we have pulled together some tips to help you care for your heart and keep you healthy. There is no doubt that our heart is gold […]

The Role of Youth in Healthy lifestyle Practices

Youths are not just leaders in politics but leaders in Healthy lifestyle. Setting examples for younger ones and giving support to the elderly. On this year’s International Youth Day, it’s important to share the roles that youths have to play in promoting healthy lifestyle for a better planet. During youthful age, men and women are […]

UNVEILING THE TRUTH BEHIND SICKLE CELL

People have different understanding/knowledge about Sickle Cell. What is it that you know or believe about Sickle Cell? In this article, our aim is to unveil the truth behind Sickle Cell so that you become more knowledgeable about this disease. What is Sickle Cell Anemia and How did we come about the name? Basically, Sickle Cell is a genetic […]

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a disorder that some people who have experienced/witnessed a shocking, scary, or dangerous event, develop after some time. PTSD was once referred to as the Battle Fatigue Syndrome and this was because the first case of PSTD was brought to the attention of the medical community by war veterans. People […]

AstraZeneca Vaccine

History of AstraZeneca Vaccine

AstraZeneca vaccine also known as Vaxzevria (Covid-19 vaccine) is a vaccine used to prevent Covid-19(Coronavirus) which can cause severe disease and death. The disease can also have long-term consequences in people of all ages, including in otherwise healthy people. The vaccine was developed to prevent Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in people aged 18 years and […]

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

What you should know about Developmental Disabilities

  March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and we have put together some of the things we feel that you should know about Developmental disabilities. What are Developmental Disabilities? These are a group of conditions due to an impairment in physical, learning, language, or behavior areas. These conditions begin during the developmental period, may impact […]

Cardiac Rehabilitation Week 2021- all that you should know about C.R

Every 14th-20th of February, attention is drawn to the role and benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation around the world. In this blog post, we will explore what CR is, what the expectations are and the risks plus benefits of Cardiac Rehabilitation: What’s Cardiac Rehabilitation (CR)? According to WHO, it is the sum of activities and intervention […]