Monday, February 18, 2019
What sun addicts didn't know was that we were setting our skin up for damage to its structural proteins and DNA. Hello, wrinkles, liver spots and cancers. No matter where your complexion falls on the Fitzpatrick Skin Type scale, ultraviolet radiation (UV)...
What has become of the Federal Task on Fake and Counterfeit Drugs? Federal Task on Fake and Counterfeit Drugs is a team that is supposed to be led by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control,...
*Plant-based oils processed at high temperatures are unhealthy, researchers find Nigerian scientists have condemned the recent attack by the Western world on local plant-based oils, which have been used over the centuries in Africa to boost nutrition and improve wellbeing. They...
Under normal circumstances, sex, with the right person and in the right environment, is a positive thing. However, physicians report that in recent times, they have seen bizarre cases of patients who develop stroke minutes after having sex! What might likely...
inexpensive and widely available drug could save the lives of one in three mothers who would otherwise bleed to death after childbirth, a study published in The Lancet has revealed. According to the 2013 Nigeria Demographic and Health...
Drinking alcohol has been found to damage Deoxy ribonucleic Acid (DNA)/genetic material – causing an increased chance of breast cancer and other major types of the disease. Now researchers have found for the first time ‘a simple plausible explanation’ of...
It’s no secret that alcohol isn’t good for your health – particularly when it comes to liver health.That’s why Indian researcher developed a compound purported to help protect against liver and DNA damage caused by consuming alcohol – called...
A new collaborative study led by researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) and UC San Diego School of Medicine, United States (U.S.), has found that a medication used to prevent and treat malaria may also be...
Experts in Critical Care have called for the strengthening of Intensive Care Unit, ICU, from a mere palliative centre to a transformed maintenance of high- need patients in order to improve clinical outcomes. The experts who noted that perception about...
Life threatening diseases like HIV, Ebola and Monkey Pox may be mild compared to other diseases outbreak that may occur in future if adequate expertise is not applied to wild conservation and management, a don has said. This was the...