dr. abayomi ajayi Dealing with painful intercourse can be a difficult and emotional task. It needs open and honest communication between affected partners. It also needs both of them to be patient and understanding towards each other. Severe abdominal pain and...
Dates popularly called dabino in Hausa, northern part of Nigeria, are not only safe for both the mother and baby, but they are beneficial too. Dates (dabino) contain the sugar–fructose that breaks quickly and offers instant energy without altering...
By Adeoye Oyewole There are biological definitions and configurations that I feel are forerunners of the gender roles we now play within the society. The sexes are biologically configured structurally and psychologically in certain ways that make them fulfill their...
There is a link between excessive social media use and behaviour seen in drug addicts, researchers have found. Scientists carrying out a gambling experiment found the worst performers tended to be those who regularly used platforms such as Facebook. The same...
A Cardiologist, Dr Kayode Atoyebi, has said that listening to music at bedtime is important and beneficial to the heart. Atoyebi, in an interview with our correspondent, said that music had long been found to be a remedy for heartbreak. He...
*African nutmeg controls passive bleeding after childbirth FROM years immemorial, several medicinal plants have been used in the treatment and management of the sickle cell disease. Some suppress the symptoms of the disease; some produce a positive effect on the...
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...