A clinical trial has just launched to assess the effectiveness of a newly developed breath test that could help diagnose multiple forms of cancer. A new breath test currently under trial could help diagnose multiple forms of cancer at an...
Mr.Ighakpe, RECENTLY, in the news media, there have been various reports about the introduction of certain Genetically Modified, GM, crops and seeds into the country. Examples of such include: the release of genetically modified cowpeas to farmers in...
the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has said that at least 992 people died of cholera, Lassa fever, yellow fever and monkeypox in 2018. The centre made the data available on its website and stated that Cholera caused 830 deaths,...
The first 3 months after having a child is toughest phase for every parent. Understanding the cries of babies, catering their needs and soothing the child is really a difficult task. So when you hear your baby crying here is...
L-theanine is a compound that occurs naturally in green tea and black tea, and it is also available in supplement form. Research suggests that L-theanine might provide a range of health benefits, which may include improved mental focus and better...
By Adeoye Oyewole Hope is defined as the belief or expectation that something wished for will happen. This attitude of mind connects us to the future and keeps the activities of life focused on future goals in a way that...
The better you can smell, the more likely you are to be slim, suggests a new study. It is the newest discovered possible link between obesity and olfaction, or your sense of smell. Obesity is a medical condition characterized by an...
During pregnancy, doctors recommend that women drink enough water and other beneficial liquids than non pregnant person. This is because water helps to form the placenta and amniotic fluid. Pregnant women should drink at least eight to 12 glasses of...
In recent times, news of substance abuse among youths and adults has continued to filter out from virtually every part of the country. For instance, not long ago, a teenager, who was an apprentice vulcaniser gave up the ghost after...
Most teens eat far less fiber than recommended, and this nutritional deficit may lead to a higher risk of diabetes and high blood pressure in the future, study suggests. Researchers questioned 754 teens from Augusta, Georgia, about their eating habits...