May 30, 2017

Women’s Health: Harmful Effects Of Sleeping In A Bra

Wearing of the bra while sleeping could be so harmful to the health of women folks and this has been discouraged by some health practitioners. A bra is worn to support the breasts, provide modesty and increase the sense of security a woman feels. It temporarily affects the shape of […]
May 30, 2017

Nigerian University Develops Ebola Test Kits

Following the recent outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease in The Congo, a Nigerian University has developed test kits for the disease. Scientists at the African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases of Redeemer’s University, Ede, Osun State, has developed and patented two rapid diagnosis test kits for the […]
May 29, 2017

Can People With Type 2 Diabetes Eat Honey?

People with diabetes are often told they should not eat sweets and other foods that contain sugar because they may cause a spike in blood sugar levels. So, could honey be a healthful alternative to sugar-filled sweets and snacks? Blood sugar (glucose) levels are the amounts of sugar found in […]
May 29, 2017

How Nigeria can combat Hepatitis – Minister

The Federal Government on Saturday assured Nigerians of its commitment to take proactive steps towards controlling the spread of Hepatitis in the country. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, stated this during the 24th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of the Guild of Medical Directors, GMD, in Abuja. The […]
May 28, 2017

Why are cancer cells termed immortal?

I subscribed to a powerful (free) docu-series which amassed interviews from over 100 top cancer experts, clinicians, researchers, doctors and scientists. It was compiled by Ty Bollinger who buried his mother and father from cancer, and that set his entire family on a journey that would change their lives forever. […]
May 27, 2017

Oyo State Targets 1.5m Children For Vitamin A Supplement

The Oyo State Government says it is targeting 1.5 million children who are under five years as beneficiaries of Vitamin A supplement during the forthcoming Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) Week. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Azeez Adeduntan, made the disclosure on Saturday in Ibadan while giving an […]
May 27, 2017

The Effects Of Parents Not Getting Involved Have On Children

Since it is Children’s day, I think it is necessary to bring to fore the importance of a parent being really involved in his/her child’s life.  When it comes to parenting, it goes without saying that parents are the ones who influence children the most. In fact, it is the […]
May 27, 2017

Side Effects Of Nicotine Gum

Nicotine gum is a smoking deterrent that provides low levels of nicotine that can help you quit your smoking habit completely. However, continued usage can be a more of a bane than a boon. Besides leaving a bad taste in your mouth, the gum could end up causing mouth sores […]