Dr Salomi Mathew, a lecturer at the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai says that the intake of energy drinks is detrimental to one’s well-being. Mathew, of the Department of Human Kinetics and Health Education made this known in an interview...
Keloids are bumps on the back of head. Keloid develops as a result of excess and abnormal overgrowth of fibrous tissue. Skin injuries such as cuts, surgical incisions, burns, gaping wounds and insect bites can cause keloids once they...
When Brian Adeyemi was born three years ago, his birth was recorded in the maternity register of a private hospital—and certified on a hospital letterhead card. Before 1992, record of his birth and existence would have ended there. But new...
Professor Emeritus Umaru Shehu qualified as a medical doctor about 60 years ago. He has been a professor for over 40 years. He is now a consultant physician at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital and a polio eradication...
Many people are getting to learn that sugar is a problematic food additive that is certain to cause you immense problems as you get older. As a result, many people would claim to be really health conscious in this...
Every human being is a political animal and the business of governance has become so sophisticated that nobody should be left as spectator.It is apparent that, irrespective of the soundness of knowledge and professional training of the middle class,...
A 28-year-old jinx has been broken at the Faculty of Clinical Sciences, OAU as Aarinola Olaiya graduated with a Distinction in Surgery. It is an unprecedented achievement as Olaiya also reportedly bagged distinction in Medicine and Community Health. Since Medical Students...
A new research has revealed that a lamp could treat ulcers. The study found that the light, which gives off a combination of infrared and UV rays, improves ulcers by 83 per cent after three weeks with no side...
Generally speaking, nobody likes to be told what to eat or what not to eat, especially when it’s their favourite meal in question. Prostate cancer is one of the biggest threats to a man’s health and, as much it might...
Forget expensive creams with harmful ingredients. Use these natural tactics to turn back the hands of time! There’s no denying it. We’re all aging every day. But from the time you take your first breath as a baby until...