September 26, 2017

Mental Illness Can Come From Your Teeth Position And Sleep Quality – Dentist

This is part two of our wellness learning on the relationship between oral and mental health from the ongoing Mental Wellness Summit 2.0 Click here for part one Dr Colson teaches internationally, is an accredited member of the International Academy Of Oral Medicine and Toxicology and recently completed a global […]
September 26, 2017

This Is Why Your Brain Needs You To Drink Enough Water

Is your brain hydrated or dehydrated? According to neuroscientists, when you don’t drink enough water, it can be like a mild form of the cognitive impairment that is seen in early forms of Alzheimer’s disease. This means that slower memory, vision problems, and even impaired reasoning abilities are possible when […]
September 26, 2017

Your Bleeding Gums Can Seriously Affect Your Mental And Physical Health – Expert

Is your gum bleeding? You should make the next appointment to see a doctor. This is because experts have established a relationship between oral health and general wellbeing. Dr Dana Colson is a Biological Dentist, with a wellness-based practice that has been Mercury free for over 28 years. Dr Colson […]
September 25, 2017

Depression: Have You Tried Using Turmeric? (Study)

The timeless wisdom of plant, mineral and nutrient-based medical interventions were once the norm before pharmaceutical medicine, only recently, began to make alternatives available to the public. Let your food be your medicine is fast becoming a mantra in the health industry. A new study published in the journal Phytotherapy […]
September 23, 2017

Lagos State To Start Compulsory Health Insurance Scheme

Everybody in the system should be able to have access to health delivery but some do not have access either because they do not have hospitals around or there is a shortage of staff and/or of funds. It is against this backdrop that the Commissioner for Health, Lagos State , […]
September 21, 2017

#ZeroHunger: We Need To Feed Better, Increase Peace And Achieve Food Security

Undernourishment in its various forms is a worrisome trend though thankfully the rate of stunting among children around the world has reduced according to statistics from the Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO. Having said that, stunting still affects almost one in four children under the age of five years; malnourished […]
August 16, 2017

How Corporate Health Management Can Reduce Cost Of Health Care

Health is highly valued by most of us. Yet we are generally ignorant about many basic facts of health care and only few of us act on what we know. Health care is a personal responsibility and most health care is self-care carried out by each individual and family members […]
August 9, 2017

Cece Yara Child Advocacy Centre Launches Forensic Interviewing Facility in Lagos

Representatives of the child protection community in Lagos State gathered recently to attend the launch of the Cece Yara Child Advocacy Centre’s state-of-the-art Forensic Suite for children who have experienced sexual abuse, in Lagos.   A forensic interview is a structured conversation between a Forensic Interviewer and a child with […]