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Coronavirus: Hydroxychloroquine Proving an Effective Treatment for Patients Around the World (Video)

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Hydroxychloroquine is Proving an Effective Treatment for Patients Around the World

Reports flying in across the world that the drug Hydroxychloroquine has proven to be effective in the fight against coronavirus.

According to Pearson Sharp ‘One American News’ after 5days of administering Hydroxychloroquine drug treatment on patients, 70-80% of them has fully recovered from coronavirus and the federal government of America has officially sanctioned it to be used for coronavirus treatment.

As a result, France is authorizing prescription of Hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for coronavirus with the nations Director General of Health calling it “Beneficial to those suffering from the disease”.

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Doctors know that the 5 days is much faster for recovery as previously it takes up to 2weeks for an average patient to fully recover from this pandemic.

However, Hydroxychloroquine is currently used in over 800 hospitals in France where coronavirus patients are being treated and the effects will be stakes over in the next 6 weeks.

One of the microbiologists in Mousey reports that after treating 24 patients with this drug, about 6 of them has been completely cured with this drug.

Now, we are convinced that it’s only a matter of time before the whole world accepts Hydroxychloroquine as an effective solution for Coronavirus.

Hydroxychloroquine is an anti-malaria drug but it fights coronavirus by using Zinc to stop the replication of the virus. Reports sates that Zinc blocks the reproduction of viruses especially coronaviruses.

In 2014, researchers from Oklahoma built on that, discovering that the Hydroxychloroquine is extremely good at destroying viruses by allowing the human cells to absorb zinc.

Basically, the research found that by taking small amount of Hydroxychloroquine, Zinc levels shoot up in cells making it impossible to for viruses to take hold.

South Korea was the first to discover the effectiveness of Hydroxychloroquine, at the early February, Doctors in South Korea began to recommend it for treatment while Italy effectively started administering it on March 29th and the results have been laudable.

Studies in China made some more findings that Hydroxychloroquine has a “wide range of antiviral effect including anti-coronavirus”.

China Centre for Biotechnology Development even shows the patients treated with this drug showed significant drop in fever, improvement in their lungs and recovered much faster than those taking other drugs. Also doctors from Australia has similar reports to this effect.

New York has begun testing Hydroxychloroquine as a treatment for patients suffering from the disease which is a process that normally takes up to 9 months but this process was fast-racked by President Trump’s efforts.

Furthermore, Dr. Zelenko from New York reports that he has used Hydroxychloroquine, Zinc and Z-pak antibiotics (Zyflomycine) in the treatment on 699 coronavirus patients with 100% success rate; Non have died, breathing has improved in just 46hrs and the entire treatment course took just 5days and cost $20.

However, 500,000 dozen tablets of Hydroxychloroquine have been deployed for use in two upcoming clinical trials. the results from this trial will be ready in few days or weeks but from the reports of France, South korea and other countries; America has every hope that Hydroxychloroquine will soon cure the disease.

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COVID-19 Vaccination: Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine may Loose confidence to rare blood clots side-effect

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Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine is the Option offered to under-30s after UK records 79 cases of rare blood clots out of 20m jabs administered

 

Experts warned of damage to confidence in the UK’s vaccine programme after 10 million adults under 30 were told they will be offered an alternative to the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab following concerns over rare blood clots.

Healthy 18 to 29-year-olds who are not at high risk of Covid should have the option of a different jab if one is available in their area, the government’s joint committee on vaccines and immunization (JCVI) said weeks after some European countries suspended the use of AstraZeneca jabs in younger people.

For older people, the benefits of the vaccine – the most widely-used in the UK – far outweigh the risks, the JCVI added. The UK has recorded 79 rare blood clots cases, 19 of whom died, out of 20m AstraZeneca jabs administered.

England’s deputy chief medical officer, Prof Jonathan Van-Tam, called the move “a course correction” and said there should be little or no impact on the vaccine rollout timeline, though he warned that under-30s could face short delays in getting inoculated.

Boris Johnson tweeted: “We will follow today’s updated advice, which should allow people of all ages to continue to have full confidence in vaccines, helping us save lives and cautiously return towards normality.”

Spain Cornella Astrazeneca Covid 19 Vaccine - 07 Apr 2021<br>Mandatory Credit: Photo by Xinhua/REX/Shutterstock (11848049c) A health worker prepares a dose of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination site in Cornella, Spain, April 7, 2021. The European Medicines Agency (EMA) confirmed on Wednesday that the occurrence of blood clots with low blood platelets are strongly associated with the administration of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, but should be still listed as very rare side effects. Spain Cornella Astrazeneca Covid 19 Vaccine - 07 Apr 2021

The recommendation came as it was confirmed that the European regulator is examining whether other vaccines using similar technology to the AstraZeneca jab pose any risk.

There had been three cases of venous thromboembolism blood clots with low platelets involving the Johnson & Johnson jab, a European Medicines Agency (EMA) official said.

Symptoms of the rare brain blood clots include severe headaches and blurred vision, and most cases occur within two weeks of a jab – but such events are treatable if medical help is sought, experts said.

In the UK up to 31 March, there were 79 reports of these rare blood clots with low platelets – some but not all of them in the brain, it was revealed on Wednesday. Of those affected, 19 people died, although it is not known if the blood clots were the cause in every case.

More were women – 51 – and they were all aged 18-79. Three were under 30. But the recommendation of an alternative vaccine for that age group is because their risk from Covid itself is very low.

In older age groups, the experts believe, the benefits of vaccination significantly outweigh the rare side-effect risk, but in younger people “it is more finely balanced”.

Dr June Raine, CEO of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Authority (MHRA), said the risk was “extremely small” and the authority had not yet concluded that the vaccine was responsible.

“The evidence is firming up. While it is a strong possibility, more work is needed to establish beyond all doubt that the vaccine has caused this side-effect,” she said.

There are concerns, however, that confidence in the AstraZeneca jab has been hit.

“Today’s decision is a severe blow to the public’s vaccine confidence, which is already fragile,” said Dr Chris Papadopoulos, principal lecturer in public health at the University of Bedfordshire. It might be the right decision, but needed to be coupled to efforts to counter vaccine hesitancy, he added.

Prof Martin Hibberd, of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, said it was a sensible decision. “However, I would like to see the evidence that the other vaccines are safer.”

The Royal College of Midwives said young people and pregnant women would be concerned.

“Although pregnant women who are clinically extremely vulnerable are eligible for the vaccine, those under 30 have seen their options severely limited, as the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is not approved for use for them,” said its executive director, Birte Harlev-Lam.

Pregnant women should discuss vaccination with their doctor. Those who have any history of blood clots should not have the AstraZeneca jab.

It came as the EMA said the rare blood clots would be listed formally as a side-effect of the AstraZeneca vaccine, though it did not announce any restrictions on use. Several EU countries, including France and Germany, have already limited use to citizens aged over 55 or 60, or suspended its use entirely.

Emer Cooke, executive director of the EMA, said: “In the UK, I cannot comment on the decision-making to restrict to a certain age but what I can tell you is there is a lot more use in the younger age groups in the UK than in the EU at the moment and we will certainly take this into account in our further evaluations.”

 

Asked why European countries have different stances from the UK, Adam Finn from the JCVI said Britain had “extremely detailed data” based on a high number of administered AstraZeneca jabs.

“I think other countries in Europe that have seen clusters of cases … they are not in such a good evidence-driven position to make their judgments,” he said, adding that “the risk-benefit [equation] does vary … from one country to another”.

The EMA said it could not identify the cause of the blood-clotting event, which was mostly, but not entirely, in women under 60.

It is advising that healthcare professionals and people getting the vaccine should be made aware of the issue and the symptoms of the clots, which range from shortness of breath and chest pain to persistent headaches and blurred vision.

“It is of great importance that healthcare professionals and people coming for vaccination are aware of these risks and look out for signs or symptoms,” said Cooke.

Like the EMA, the MHRA is a regulator and an adviser on safety and efficacy to governments.

The UK recommendation that under-30s should be offered an alternative vaccine comes from the JCVI. Its head, Prof Wei Shen Lim, said it had only made the recommendation to government “out of the utmost caution rather than because we have any serious safety concerns”.

Dr Peter Arlett, the head of the EMA data analytics and methods taskforce, said the agency was examining whether other vaccines posed any risk, citing cases of rare blood clots involving the Johnson & Johnson jab.

“There have been three cases with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine of blood clots associated with low platelets which have some similarities to these cases that we’ve been describing today,” he said.

“However, the numbers are extremely small compared with the 5 million patients that have received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine worldwide. This is, however, under close scrutiny, the [committee] is looking at it carefully, and I think it would be fair to say there’s intensive monitoring of this issue across the vaccines.”

A UK government spokesperson said: “The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine is safe, effective and has already saved thousands of lives.

“Everybody who has already had a first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine should receive a second dose of the same brand, irrespective of age, except for the very small number of people who experienced blood clots with low platelet counts from their first vaccination.”

 

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Enact anti-open grazing law or face mass protests worse than #EndSARS – NYP Speaker tells S/East Governors

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The Honorable Speaker of Ndigbo Youth Parliament (NYP), Rt. Hon. Rikki Nwajiofor, bemoans the incessant attacks and killings of innocent Ndigbo in their own ancestral home by suspected armed herdsmen.

In his press statement made available to media houses on Saturday morning, Rikki Nwajiofor condemned the unabated attacks and killings going on in Igbo speaking states, orchestrated by the suspected armed herdsmen.

“I condemn, in its entirety, the incessant attacks of the armed herdsmen in Igbo speaking states and Nigeria at large. These unabated attacks often result to gruesome murder and heartless maiming of innocent citizens in their ancestral homes. Helpless farmers are murdered in their farms and innocent citizens are sent to early graves while in their sleep. This is highly condemnable and can no longer be condoned.”

The Hon. Speaker of Ndigbo Youth Parliament went further to commiserate with the families of the innocent citizens that were slain in Nsukka and Ebonyi state, respectively, by suspected herdsmen. He berated the Governor of Enugu state for his utter silence in the presence of such a heinous act in his state.

“I wish to condole with the families of all those who lost their lives in the hands of the enemies of peace – the armed herdsmen. Such a bereavement comes with excruciating pain and the scars left behind are indelible. We ask the Almighty God to heal the wounds in your heart and grant you the fortitude to bear the irreparable losses as we hope that the souls of the slain will find rest in the bosom of the Lord.

“It is quite heartrending that those we elected to lead us and watch over us, as the Chief Security Officers of our states, have abandoned us to our fate. It is quite appalling and inhumane for the Governor of Enugu state, Rt. Hon. Ugwuanyi, to keep mute in the presence of such heinous act perpetrated in his state and worst still in his Nsukka homestead. How do we explain this? What is the silence for? Is he not perturbed by the devilish activities of these heartless armed herdsmen? This is a clear indication that Enugu state is helpless, security-wise.”

Rt. Hon. Nwajiofor stated that Ndigbo Youths can no longer fold their arms and watch intruders invade their ancestral homes to murder their people.

“I wish to let the world know that ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! Ndigbo Youth are not weaklings neither are we cowards. We are simply Youths of honour who believe in the sanctity of human life and in the sacrosanct nature of human blood. However, you cannot beat a child and ask him not to cry. You cannot push a man to the wall and expect him not to bounce back. It is only a tree that knows it will be cut down and it still stands where it is planted, without doing anything. Ndigbo Youth can no longer fold our arms and watch marauders invade our ancestral homes and murder our people, unabated. No ethnic group has a monopoly of violence! It will no longer be condoned!

“Since our elected political elites have sold their birthrights and consciences for a plate of porridge, seeking political recognition for 2023 and abandoned us to our fate, we shall take our fate in our hands and defend ourselves by all means. We have been law abiding and have been working assiduously for the unity of this Nation but all we get in return is utter marginalization and unwarranted attacks by armed herdsmen. Our farmers can no longer go to farms as the armed herdsmen have taken over our farmlands, forcefully. It is time to resist and uproot the marauders and enemies of a peaceful Nigeria.

“Nigeria does not belong to a particular set of people; Nigeria belongs to all of us and no one can subdue Ndigbo Youth. No one can sit on our heads and balance well. If our elected government cannot save our lives, we shall save our lives in our own way!”

Hon. Rikki Nwajiofor concluded by giving ultimatum to the Governors and the State House of Assembly in all the Igbo speaking states to urgently enact Anti open grazing law or face mass protests from Ndigbo Youths. According to the Hon. Speaker, the protest will be worse than End SARS protest.

“Ndigbo Youth are giving all the Governors, and the state house of Assembly, of all the Igbo speaking states an ultimatum to urgently enact Anti Open Grazing Law in their various states. This ultimatum has a time frame of 3 months. If in the next 3 months there is no enacted law prohibiting open grazing in all the Igbo speaking states, there will be a heavy protest by all Ndigbo Youth across the states. This time, the protest will be more demanding and worse than End SARS protest.

“Failure to enact a law prohibiting open grazing will be a clear indication to Ndigbo Youth that you all have sold us out and no longer care for the safety of our lives and the lives of our parents. In that case, we shall be left with no option than to take laws into our hands. Do not dare the Youth any longer; ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!”

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5 things to stop consuming at 60

Been 60 is nice and interesting, but even as that. That is the age when your body will no longer have the power unlike its has before.

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Nature had done it in such a way that “As your age keep increasing so will your body’s capacity will start getting weaker and weaker.”

Been 60 is nice and interesting, but even as that. That is the age when your body will no longer have the power unlike its has before.

This article is mostly for adults who age is 60 or more than, it will enlighten you on the need why you should stop taking some certain foods in order to live long in good and sound health.

One of the reasons why some adults do sick or can no more do things on their own whenever they get to this age is because of what they consume on daily basis.

Take for instance, when you were young you eat sugar and other sugary foods which don’t Really have any effect on your body at that age either because of your day to day activities which you may pass it out through sweating.

Here Are Things You Should Stop Consuming To Live Long;

1. Eating Sugar:

At this age damages your skin through a natural process called glycation. The sugar in your bloodstream attaches to proteins and produces harmful free radicals called advanced glycation end products (AGEs).

As your age increases (the more sugar you eat, the more they develop), they damage the proteins around them.

Note, carbohydrate and sugar intake in older adults has an increased risk for mild cognitive impairment. Mild cognitive impairment, or MCI, refers to memory or other thinking problems that are more severe than those associated with normal aging.

2. Red Meat:

Eating red meat at this will no longer benefit you but rather raise iron levels in a senior’s brain, heightening the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.

The iron found in red meat can accelerate the damage caused by free radicals. Over time, the iron builds up in gray matter regions of an older adult’s brain, causing Alzheimer’s disease.

Whenever I see elders struggling to get meat for their consumption I pity for them because it neither improve them nor make them look more younger.

In older adults, too much alcohol can lead to balance problems and falls, which can result in hip or arm fractures and other injuries.

Older people have thinner bones than younger people, so their bones break more easily. Studies show that the rate of hip fractures in older adults increases with alcohol use.

Some health problems in people older than age 60, and the medicines used to treat them, can worsen with alcohol’s effects.

These include diabetes, high blood pressure, and ulcers. Heavy alcohol use can also lead to other health problems, such as cancer and liver disease. It’s also linked to depression and suicide.

3: Smoking:

Smoking increases the risk of developing diabetes, cancer , cardiovascular disease, and lung disease.

While this risk does not diminish in older age, quitting at any age can reduce risk and improve health. The mortality rate among older adults who smoke is three times higher than older adult nonsmokers.

It’s is advisable you stop smoking completely because the cigarrete and tobacco smoke you are inhalling contain harmful chemicals that may affect your vital organs such as: Kidney, eyes, liver and lung.

4. Salt:

Eating too much Salt can contribute to high blood pressure, which is linked to conditions like heart failure and heart attack, kidney problems, fluid retention, stroke and osteoporosis.

You might think this should mean you need to cut out salt completely, but salt is actually an important nutrient for the human body.

Reduce your salt often, don’t keep your self enjoying diet which may harm your life later.

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5. Alcohol

In older adults, too much alcohol can lead to balance problems and falls, which can result in hip or arm fractures and other injuries.

Older people have thinner bones than younger people, so their bones break more easily. Studies show that the rate of hip fractures in older adults increases with alcohol use.

Some health problems in people older than age 60, and the medicines used to treat them, can worsen with alcohol’s effects.

These include diabetes, high blood pressure, and ulcers. Heavy alcohol use can also lead to other health problems, such as cancer and liver disease. It’s also linked to depression and suicide.

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