Day: November 12, 2019

#EMMAseries: COMMON HARMFUL TRADITIONAL PRACTICES IN RELATION TO DISEASES

DISEASES – CAUSES AND TREATMENT BY DR GBEMISOLA BOYEDE 1. Application of SCARIFICATIONS marks for treatment of conditions like constipation, abdominal swelling or for beauty or identification. The latter is actually a criminal offence in the Child Rights Act. The scarifications can lead to diseases like Tetanus, transmission of HIV 2. Teething – use of […]

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