Wednesday, August 22, 2018
New research suggests that taking vitamin B-3 orally might soon become an effective way to treat or even prevent acute kidney injury. Ingesting vitamin B-3 may prevent acute kidney injury. In acute kidney injury, the kidneys suddenly stop functioning —...
One of the fundamental problems affecting millions of Nigerians is inexplicable, lack of access to safe sources of water supply. According to the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman H. Adamu, an engineer, “recent statistics show that only 69 per...
Haematemesis is simply defined as “vomiting blood”. It is caused by bleeding from part of the upper portion of the gastrointestinal tract. Hematemesis is a very dangerous condition in which a person bleeds internally, and vomits blood as a...
About 3.2 million Nigerians live with HIV/AIDS and take daily medicines to control the virus and keep AIDS away. A new study has suggested that HIV patients could soon be offered long-lasting injections to control the killer...
While labor is a natural process, there are times when a doctor needs to intervene.Medical intervention may be necessary if: a woman has an infection in the uterus the baby is more than 2 weeks overdue, and active labor...
Nutritionist have claimed that consuming brew made from green coffee bean could help one lose weight as it contains fat-fighting compounds. According to a study, green coffee bean helps patients lose three times more weight than a regular instant coffee. The...
Several studies have shown that, while it is impossible to prevent prostrate cancer, certain natural remedies have proved to lower a person’s risk. This study revealed that consumption of certain natural remedies, which contains compounds like lycopene, Isoflavones and Omega-3...
Multiple Norwegian patients were interviewed before cosmetic surgery proceedings, about topics such as self-esteem, body image, their desired surgical outcome, and existing psychological issues. The same patients were then interviewed five years later, after living with their new image...
There are ways to induce labor medically, but a person can often encourage dilation by keeping the body relaxed and loose. This can help ease the delivery.Dilation is a term that describes the widening of the cervical opening. Dilation...
The findings, published in The Lancet medical journal, challenge a trend in Europe and North America toward so-called Paleo diets that shun carbohydrates in favour of animal protein and fat. Proponents of these “Stone Age” diets argue that the rapid...