Wednesday, September 22, 2021
By studying one family with rare blood sugar disorders, scientists have identified a gene mutation that can give rise to both high and low blood sugar. This discovery could lead to new treatments for diabetes. Diabetes is a condition in...
The treatment of uterine fibroid with the use of herbs is one that should be only embarked upon by one who is quite knowledgeable in herbal medicine. The major reason for this is because this form of treatment brings out...
A research team from Bristol University, UK, says light alcohol consumption during pregnancy may lead to premature delivery. Before now, it was believed that it is safe for women to consume little quantities of alcohol without causing the baby any...
Nitrate in groundwater and drinking water, which primarily comes from fertilisers used in the agricultural production, has not only been subject to decades of environmental awareness – it has also been suspected of increasing the risk of cancer. The largest...
The founder of Pax Herbal Clinic and Research Laboratories, Rev. Father Anselm Adodo, answers the first question. 1) Harmattan is here and my family members are becoming hydrated, coupled with sore throat, what do you suggest I do? The Harmattan...
Gallstones (commonly misspelled as gall stones or gall stone) are solid particles that form from bile cholesterol and bilirubin in the gallbladder. The gallbladder is a small saclike organ in the upper right part of the abdomen. It is located...
Aronia is a type of shrub native to North America that is now grown in Eastern Europe. "Aronia" generally refers to the berries that grow on the shrub. These aronia berries are also known as chokeberries because of their...
Research by scientists has revealed that some foods may have an impact on appetite. These could be beneficial for weight loss when incorporated into a healthful diet and lifestyle. Read on to learn more about seven foods that may...
By Prof. Oladapo Ashiru Sugar is the generalised name for sweet, short-chain, soluble carbohydrates that are used as food. There are different kinds of sugar and they are mostly extracted in sufficient concentrations from plants, such as sugar-cane and sugar...
It is fasting time in churches again. Despite its numerous spiritual benefits, not many people are used to it. Most times, the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak. However, both – the spirit and the flesh –...