Sunday, December 16, 2018
McMaster University researchers say there is an urgent need for studies on the physical health effects of cannabis use, including its impact on puberty. The call comes following a systematic review of existing literature that identified an absence of such...
Despite recommendations from doctors and pharmacist around the world, vitamin D supplements do not benefit bone health. The conclusion follows one of the largest reviews ever of vitamin D.<!--more-- The authors of the study are urging physicians, prescribers and...
As we mark the World Contraception Day this week, it would be appropriate to see where Nigeria stands with its family planning and population growth. Nigeria is projected to have population of 429 million in 32 years’ time. And this...
A newly developed drug can prevent the most common type of pancreatic cancer from growing and spreading in laboratory mice, according to a study led by Cedars-Sinai.The study, published recently in the journal Gastroenterology, also demonstrated in mice that...
There is time for every thing under the sun. Taking your daily supplement is not an exception. Some people have asked several question on what is the right time for taking supplement. Should I take all of my supplements...
A new study carried out in the University of Cincinnati has linked second-hand smoke to poor health, higher absenteeism, increased likelihood to seek medical attention among adolescents. According to sciencedaily.com, the study was published in the September 2018 issue of...
Scientists have raised an alarm over the possibility of Ebola, flu virus and monkey pox epidemic that could kill over 400 million people and crash economies. Leading flu experts yesterday warned that a deadly flu pandemic like the Spanish flu...
It is illegal in most parts of the world including Nigeria. Yet the country is a major source of West African-grown cannabis, and ranked world’s eight highest consumer of cannabis. But the weed, marijuana, hemp, igbo, gbana, kaya, wee-wee, abana...
Many of the products that claim to make a man bigger, longer, or wider are scams. Some can even be dangerous to you. Far too many companies are looking to make a quick buck off men who want to...
The devastating Zika virus could be used in the fight against brain cancer, a recent medical report said on Friday. The report was published on Tuesday by researchers from the University of Texas Medical Branch, who have been researching into...