Thursday, September 20, 2018

Health and Wellness

The Negative Effects of Microwave Use

There have been a lot of studies about the use of this popular appliance in homes around the world, especially in larger cities. Studies...

World Cup 2018: Nigerians Stranded in Russia, Desperately Seeking To Return

  Stranded in Moscow. Several hundred Nigerians came during the World Cup in hopes to find jobs to Moscow. 60 of them are now camping...

Ikpeazu Pleased As MTN Foundation Changes The Narratives In Medical Sector

  Health they said is wealth, in line with this narrative , the Telecommunication giant MTN in collaboration with Government of Abia State gives health...

GTBank Rallies Support for Children With Autism… Holds 8th Annual Autism...

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, will hold the 8th edition of its Annual Autism Conference on Tuesday, July 17 and Wednesday...

President Buhari launches U.S.-Supported National AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey

President Muhammadu Buhari officially launched the Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) in partnership with the U.S. government and the Global Fund. The U.S....

Crisis update: Borno and Yobe states – June 2018

The humanitarian context in Borno state Nine years of conflict between the Nigerian military and armed groups in northeast Nigeria has taken a heavy toll...

ANOTHER ONE! MALE BROTHEL(PROSTITUTE HOTEL) OPENS IN PORT-HARCOURT

  "A male brothel has opened for business in the GRA area of Port Harcourt. The brothel which opened for business a week ago, runs...

U.S. Announces $102 Million in New Humanitarian Assistance to Nigeria

At the Plenary Session of the National Conversation on the Humanitarian-Development-Peace Nexus, U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria W. Stuart Symington announced an additional $102 million...

KEMI OLUNLOYO #PTSD FUNDRAISER SATURDAY JUNE 9TH 2018-JUNE 23RD 2018

Good Morning everyone. I broke down on Facebook yesterday on my last video. Part of that reason is that I still need to...

World Milk Day 2018: 7 Reasons Why You Should Drink Milk...

The world commemorates World Milk Day on 1st June every year. This day was founded by the Food and Agriculture Organisation if the United...

No Amount Used To Educate A Child IShould Be Considered A...

  May 27 every year is recognised globally as the "Children's Day", a day set aside for the children and their role in the society. Children...

THE POSITION OF THE NMA WITH RESPECT TO THE ONGOING STRIKE...

  It is no longer news that JOHESU has been on strike for over a month now over sundry demands which include among others equal...

Sponsored : 8 Butt Exercises To Do In 30 Minutes That...

   ​Who doesn’t want to have a beautiful butt? There are few things on this planet more attractive than a sculpted derriere.  Majestic, aren’t they? Those butts didn’t...

Nigeria’s Dangerous Street Drug Epidemic

  Nigeria has a new, dangerous drug problem as cheap drugs, like codeine and morphine, threaten the country’s youth. “The reason I take codeine is because...

3 Benefits Of Drinking Stout

It Has Less Calories Than Beer Thick and frothy, and with an alcohol content of up to eight per cent, it’s understandable why stout is...

TWO NIGERIAN YOUNG MEN INVENTS MACHINE THAT WASHES BITTER LEAF

  There is still hope in the youths and also education in Nigeria , when two young siblings came together to think of how to...

16 COMPANION AND PEST REPELLANT PLANTS YOU CAN PLANT ON YOUR...

  Often times, farmers face huge problem as a result of pest invasion. Pests are dangerous; they are great threats to the success of any...

HERBAL OILS ARE SOME OF THE BEST GIFTS OF NATURE TO...

  Herbal oils are some of Mother Nature’s best gifts to man. Extracted from herbs and spices, they are named after the herb or spice...

21 ‘HEALTH’ FOODS YOU SHOULD NEVER EAT

Most people I meet think that they’re pretty healthy. But when I probe a little deeper into their diets, I quickly find out that...

Carbonated Drinks: Femi Gbajabiamila, Members of Adhoc Committee Warn Manufacturers

  Today the House of Representatives considered the report of the Adhoc Committee Investigating the Safety of Carbonated Drinks in Nigeria under my leadership. The House...

The West African Health Organization (WAHO) And Nigeria CDC Team Up...

The West African Health Organization (WAHO), in its efforts to contribute to the capacity building of ECOWAS Member States in the area of preparedness...

HOW SAFE ARE YOU WITH YOUR PERSONAL STAFF?

HOW SAFE ARE YOU WITH YOUR PERSONAL STAFF? How safe are you with that nanny, maid, steward, cook, security guards, driver, lesson teacher, etc, whether...

Pregnant and displaced: Delivering babies in conflict affected North East Nigeria

By Kusali Kubwalo Borno, Nigeria 20 February 2018 – For more than eight years, the conflict in the north east and the resulting humanitarian crisis continues...

Yusuf Buhari Bounces Back To Health, Welcomed By Loving Family

Just like the proverbial cat with nine lives , the son of the president , Yusuf Buhari bounced back to health. In the words...

MUSHROOMS: WHY THEY  ARE GOOD FOR OUR ENVIRONMENT – CHI TOLA 

  The word mushroom may mean different things to different people in different countries. In a broader sense, “Mushroom is a distinctive fruiting body of...

High Court Onitsha: Bonaventure Mokwe wins his case against Peter Obi,...

  ...as court awards 5billion naira damages in his favour. The Anambra State high court Onitsha, few hours ago delivered a judgement in the case between...

Nigeria: Are We Transiting From A Drug Transit Nation To A...

I attended an e-seminar on substance abuse today, permit me to share my interest. Thanks. This package was discovered by a Mum in the suitcase...

Dangers of Eating Fruit on Empty Stomach

  This will open your eyes ! Read to the end; and then, send it to others on your list as I just did to...

The Need For Better Patient Management In Nigerian Hospitals

  While I was studing at the University of Lagos, I lost my classmate 7 days after she was delivered of a baby boy via...

LAGOS CITY MARATHON 2018: LASTMA ANNOUNCES TRAFFIC DIVERSION

  As part of efforts to ensure a hitch-free Lagos City Marathon scheduled to take place on Saturday, February 10, 2018, the Lagos State Traffic...

Will the Next Major  War Be Fought Over Water?

As soon as 2025, large parts of the world could experience perrennial water shortages, says Dr. Upmanu Lall, director of the Columbia Water Center and...

NUDE PICTURES: IF YOU ARE A LADY, PAY ATTENTION

  We just received a report of a case of a man who was able to obtain nude pictures of about 30 women he met...

PHYSIOLOGICAL BLOOD GROUP AWARENESS

  Ifeoma got married in the year 2010, from that time till now she has been rocked with 10 heart breaking miscarriages. To her, she...

Kenny Acholonu: Fortifying Nigerian foods, one micronutrient at a time!

  As Nigeria grapples with the challenge of a slump in oil prices, I celebrate today one of the men the type of which the...

Chi Tola Trains Farmers on Mushroom Farming and Preservation

Mushrooms farming is gaining grounds in Nigeria, with a lot of people embracing this form of agriculture. A lot of varieties of mushroom abound,...

Why Some Drugs Won’t Work When You Take Them

Ever wondered why certain medications don’t work after several days of use? Normally people who have experienced this will conclude that the drug is...

Juicing and Why Its Good For Your Health (Sponsored)

You’ve no doubt heard about the juicing phenomenon somewhere in your comings and goings. If it’s not the queen of all media Oprah Winfrey...

Yusuf Buhari:Nigeria needs more Nurse Doris Eberechukwu.

Sorry to digress please: Yusuf Buhari Nurse: Nurse Doris Eberechukwu and What is Possible with Nigeria. Did you see the appreciation statement sent out by Mrs. Buhari...

PARENTING: What Must Do To Ensure Great Kids Emerge – Lakunle...

  It is wrong of you to assume that your kids must not have a foretaste of lack and needs you experienced as a child...

He Died ! I am glad that I made that call...

Something happened in October that shook my entire being. We have this guy that has been barbing my son's hair for over a year now....

What You Don’t Know About Cinnamon and Honey! Drug Companies Won’t...

What You Don't Know About Cinnamon and Honey! Drug Companies Won't like This One Getting Around Facts on Honey and Cinnamon: It is found that a...

Clinical Dishonesty In Some Nigerian Medical Facilities – Hamid Adediran

  Few weeks ago, i took a sick relative to a surgical consultant without revealing my identity. I left the room to accord them the...

A successful Renal Transplant was recently carried out in FMC Umuahia.

A successful Renal Transplant was recently carried out in FMC Umuahia. Even though this is a relative success compared with the environment ,yet I would...

LIBYA MODERN SLAVERY: WAS IT REALLY SLAVE TRADE?

WAS IT REALLY SLAVE TRADE? They voluntarily paid $6,000 each to reach the shores of Libya for onward movement to Italy and other European cities,...

EDIBLE MUSHROOM CULTIVATION FOR SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT SUB-SAHARAN...

. BY: CHI TOLA Mushroom cultivation has found a niche among small scale famers in sub-Sahara Africa. Previously they were picked from wild forest, but now,...

My Encounter With The Woman Selling African Salad & Our Attitude...

My Encounter With The Woman Selling African Salad & Our Attitude to Basic Hygiene I advised her to find something — maybe a transparent polythene...

YOU ARE AGING FASTER IF YOU DO ANY OF THESE 7...

  How many of your daily habits are shortening your lifespan? I bet you hardly think about it. That’s why you might be surprised to...

The Medical Crisis in Nigeria and New Wave of Migration by...

  Sad scenes; Very soon Nigerians will go to Government hospitals and won't see a Doctor. The health crisis in Nigeria is unprecedented as the...

THOSE OF YOU THAT HAVE ANDROID SMART PHONES MUST KNOW THIS 

Have you ever wondered why you are asked to turn off your cell phones or Android phones when refuelling your car? There is always...

SECRETS OF HIV-AIDS, EBOLA, CANCER, AND OTHER MAN-MADE DISEASES – Johan...

    Do you know that HIV-Aids, Ebola, some cancerous diseases were man- made? Find out the origin and spread of certain tropical and temperate diseases   SPECIAL...

Lagos State: Filty, Dirty and Centre of Excellence

Dirt, unsanitary conditions and improper waste disposal litter the streets of Lagos! Lagos streets are dirty and Lagos Waste Disposal Authority (LAWMA) seems to...

Monkeypox: Six more cases confirmed – Minister of State for Health...

The Honourable Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has announced laboratory confirmation of six additional cases among the suspected cases for Monkeypox....

Women With Big Butts Are Smarter and Healthier – Scientists

Scientists at the Oxford University revealed in a recent study that women with larger behinds are less likely to develop chronic diseases and are...

Urine Colors Chart: Meaning of Pee Color & Smell

Urine Urine is medically defined as a liquid by-product of the body secreted by the kidneys through a process called urination (or micturition)...

HERE ARE SOME OF THE BENEFITS OF  TURMERIC SPICE

  Turmeric/Curcumin a Heart-Healing Spice Turmeric, the spice which gives yellow curry powder its distinctive color, contains a compound called curcumin, which has powerful healing potential. Some...

FirstBank Supports 2017 Down Syndrome Awareness Week

  FirstBank has pledged its support for The 2017 Annual Awareness Week of the Down Syndrome Foundation, scheduled for Monday, October 23 – 27. The...

SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAMME REACHES 17 STATES

        Three more states have been added to the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, with an additional one million children now benefitting from it....

Anambra Ups The Narrative With Top Notch Agro Allied Export Business...

Recently, the call for diversification has been on the lips of economic watchers and stakeholders . Experts have opined that ICT and agriculture would...

A MUST READ: SEX IS FOOD!

  Sex is not all about making children. You must be a different woman to your husband every time. Seduce your husband, don't always allow your...

Oct 17: Can we Change The Poverty Narrative in Nigeria ?

As the world marks the world poverty allocation day, a period set aside for countries to self appraise on their efforts to eradicate poverty...

Nigeria’s Race to the 2020 Goal of 90-90-90; An ambitious target...

In 2014, an estimated 36.9 million people were living with HIV worldwide of which 3.2 million were estimated to be in Nigeria. The figures were daunting,...

One Killed Along Lagos Abeokuta Expressway

They have been warned, they have been arrested ,they have been notified and educated yet, they have refused to key into the voice of...

Private – Public Overlap: Why is The Government Against this Practise...

THE Nigerian medical space is in dire need for restructure as it is with the other sectors of the economy. In a move to...

PRESS STATEMENT: ARMY MEDICAL OUTREACH

The attention of the State Government has been drawn to an on going medical outreach being undertaken by the Army in Ozubulu, Ekwusigo Local...

BREAKING: Enugu State Records First Monkeypox Case, As The Virus Hits...

  Enugu State has just recorded it’s first case of Monkey Pox, according to Nigerian blogger and journalist Amanda Chisom who shared photo of a...

Fact sheet: All You Need To Know About ...

Key facts Monkeypox is a rare disease that occurs primarily in remote parts of Central and West Africa, near tropical rainforests. The monkeypox virus...

EKITI STATE:TIME TO ROLL UP OUR SLEEVES

  One of the things I love doing is driving through the streets and towns of Ekiti State. It was a dream when I was...

Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is a leading cause of death worldwide,what to...

Today 29th september is World Heart Day. Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is a leading cause of death worldwide. According to  Robyn Mugridge, "The theme for...

Women: Fruits to eat for that great hair look – Adeola

Aside from the  quality of hair products and techniques we use on our hair, another important aspect of having healthy hair lies within the types...

Why Burn Saw Dust, When We can Put It To Good...

Sawdust or wood dust is a by-product of cutting, grinding, drilling, sanding, or otherwise pulverizing wood. There are immense economic uses a of this I...
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