Monday, December 10, 2018
Indication has emerged that women can cut their risk of an early menopause by eating oily fish and eggs. This was the finding of a new study published in the American, ‘Journal of Clinical Nutrition.’ It said a high...
The fundamental responsibilities of Nurses according to the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Code of Ethics as reviewed in 2005 include: to promote health, to prevent illness, to restore health and to alleviate suffering. These can only be achieved maximally...
Scientists have alerted the global community that long periods of intense exercise can change the composition of gut bacteria in humans, thereby posing danger to health. According to a new study, which unveiled these, the prolonged exertion during intense exercise...
Babies given drugs to stop them suffering reflux are more likely to suffer broken bones. Babies given drugs to stop them suffering reflux are more likely to suffer broken bones later in life. These are the findings of a...
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,...
Scientists have alerted that people with a non- O blood group have a slightly increased risk of heart attack and stroke. According to findings in a new research presented at the European Society of Cardiology, scientists stated that this...
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...
A wonder drug’ that boosts survival in women battling genetic and ovarian cancers may also be a lifeline for men with advanced prostate cancer. According new research which unveiled these, the pioneering cancer inhibitor drug is called olaparib. Latest findings on...
When Noa Shulman came home from school, her mother, Yael, sat her down to eat, then spoon-fed her mashed sweet potatoes mixed with cannabis oil. Noa, who has a severe form of autism, started to bite her own arm. “No...
In this concluding part of a two-part story, ARUKAINO UMUKORO writes on how the meningitis outbreak in Zamfara, the worst hit state in Nigeria, exposed Nigeria’s flawed health care system. Ground zero: Gora. Eleven days before Christmas last year, at about...