The Aristo Syndrome as Violation of Womanhood

On 22/Oct/2019 / In Articles

If you live in Nigeria, this topic will not be strange as the aristo coinage comes   from the word ‘aristocracy’ which in this peculiar context connotes a group of individuals considered to be sup[...]

Physician Advises Ulcer Patients against Frequent Use of Painkillers

On 22/Oct/2019 / In Articles

A general physician, Dr. Christian Udofia, on Monday advised people with peptic ulcers to avoid frequent use of painkillers to avoid further complications.   Udofia, who is also the Medical Director of Noble H[...]

Nutrition Expert Prescribes Lower Plant Protein Consumption

On 21/Oct/2019 / In Articles

Nigerians have been urged to reduce consumption of plant-based proteins and consume more animal proteins that are contained in meat, fish, egg, milk and other animal protein products.   Professor of Animal Nut[...]

Gynaecologist Advises Mothers on Pre- Conception Care for Optimal Delivery

On 19/Oct/2019 / In Articles

Dr. Abdullahi Kabir of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, has advised mothers planning for new babies to seek pre-conception care, for optimal outcome during[...]

Nutritionist Stresses Daily Consumption of Veggies, Fruits for Children

On 18/Oct/2019 / In Articles

Mrs Nelly-Margaret Akuchie, a Nutritionist at the State House Medical Centre in FCT, has stressed the need for daily consumption of vegetables, fruits and cereals as part of children’s meal. Akukchie disclosed th[...]

Key into Bioenergy Development to Safeguard Health, Environment - Don

On 18/Oct/2019 / In Articles

A university don, Prof. Makwin Makut, has called on the Federal Government to key into the development of bioenergy to safeguard the health of Nigerians and the environment for the overall development of the country.[...]

Arthritis, Cancer: Nutritionist Harps on Efficacy of Parsley Leaf

On 18/Oct/2019 / In Articles

Mr Paul Okoh, a Nutritionist based in Abuja, says Nigerians can reap immense benefits from parsley leaf in the treatment of arthritis, cancer prevention and other ailments.   Okoh said this in an interview wit[...]

Herbal Remedies Inspire Future Treatments for High Blood Pressure

On 17/Oct/2019 / In Articles

People have used herbs as medicine for thousands of years. Today, with medical researchers continually hunting for better alternative treatments, some are revisiting these remedies. A recent study looks at herbs that p[...]

Management of Sickle Cell Disease (2)

On 17/Oct/2019 / In Articles

Treatment:   Treatment for sickle cell anaemia is usually aimed at avoiding crises, relieving symptoms and preventing complications. A person with sickle cell anaemia will need to make regular visits to hospit[...]

Drinks, Not Food, With Sugar Promote Weight Gain

On 17/Oct/2019 / In Articles

A team of scientists in the United Kingdom and China in a new study have stated that the effect of added sucrose in the diet on calorie intake and body weight appears to depend on whether it is in liquid or solid form.[...]

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