Monday, September 28, 2020
Your eyes play a significant role in your health. Many steps can be taken to ensure that your eyes are protected and remain as healthy as possible. We have selected the best vision-boosting tips to help you protect your...
We are in October and also approaching the International Day of the Girl Child. This is a good time to inform Nigerian women about breast cancer in order to improve early detection and prevention. It is very important for...
The prostate cancer is the malignant tumour of the prostate gland of male reproductive organ, which may be life threatening, when spread to other body parts, predominantly towards lymph nodes, and bones. Prostate enlargement, also called Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)...
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 —...
Scientists in Japan have uncovered a molecular mechanism through which antibodies influence gut bacteria to preserve health. They found that immunoglobulin A (IgA) antibodies released by the gut can alter how bacteria express their genes. This encourages the microorganisms to...
Fish oil is hailed for its plentiful health benefits. But new research suggests that the long-term consumption of fish oil or sunflower oil may increase the risk of fatty liver disease later in life. By studying rats, researchers found that...
Levels of CoQ and the presence of insulin resistance were analysed in a range of experimental laboratory settings, mouse models and samples from humans, as part of an ambitious research collaboration conducted with the University of Sydney, Victor Chang...
....Continued One of such suppressive and ill-thought out policies that are badly rocking the foundations of the pharmacy profession is the recently announced mandatory Post Internship and Qualifying Examinations to be administered by the council on fresh pharmacy graduates just...
Researchers keep worrying that men’s sperm count has been falling globally, with the resultant effect on their inability to father children as at when desired. Experts say falling sperm count can be linked to a number of health issues...
We are in the season of ”direct” and ”indirect” election primaries. So, it occurred to me that it has been some time since this column, directly, answered the questions often asked by its readers. Some of the questions often...