Thursday, January 24, 2019
Stephen Luka and Justina Dusu have been locked in a romantic bliss for years. They have always been on top of their affair. Many who have been watching them, felt they were destined for each other. But, that was...
While in recent weeks there have been controversy over whether benzoic acid in soft drinks causes health challenges, a scientist and Chairman, Nigerian Beverages Panel, Prof. Babatunde Oguntona, in this interview with select journalists explains why the preservative is...
Here are the top 10 home remedies for ovarian cysts. Also, do consult your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. 1. Heat Heat is said to be quite effective in reducing muscle cramps or pain in the abdomen due to ovarian...
Ginger is among the healthiest (and most delicious) spices on the planet.It is loaded with nutrients and bioactive compounds that have powerful benefits for your body and brain. Here are 11 health benefits of ginger that are supported by scientific...
With over 80 per cent of anti-malarial medicines in the country imported, indigenous pharmaceutical companies are set to get the medications manufactured locally. This, it was learnt, will save lives of Nigerians and spare the nation of an estimated annual...
Consuming fruits and vegetables in our daily diet are not only healthy because they help reduce the risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease, cancer and stroke, but researchers now say that its psychological benefits can also be...
Things are falling apart in Nigeria's health sector. There is a worsening rash of altercations between resident doctors, the single largest body of doctors in tertiary hospitals, and the government. With their welfare and that of their patients at...
Taking popular heartburn drugs for prolonged periods has been linked to serious kidney problems, including kidney failure. The sudden onset of kidney problems often serves as a red flag for doctors to discontinue their patients’ use of so-called proton...
Even as nutritionists continue to promote breakfast as the most important meal of the day, a medical expert, Dr. Kayode Adedapo, has said that smoothies made from fruits and vegetables, been good sources of vitamins and minerals, are better...
Scientists have suggested that they have finally found a recipe for long life: total abstinence from sex! The University of Sheffield researchers rest their findings on the belief that nuns — who are believed to stay away from sex completely...