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Study: What are the Causes of Mental Illness?

On 09/Aug/2019 / In Articles

Although the exact cause of most mental illnesses is not known, it is becoming clear through research that many of these conditions are caused by a combination of biological, psychological, and environmental factors. B[...]

Plant-Based Diet May Prevent Diabetes - Study

On 09/Aug/2019 / In Articles

Researchers from the Department of Nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, United States of America, have said sticking to a plant-based diet could help lower risk of type 2 diabetes. &n[...]

Appendicitis Can Give Right Abdominal, Navel Pain - Physician

On 08/Aug/2019 / In Articles

A medical practitioner with a private hospital in Warri, Dr. Ovo Samiel, has advised people with pains in the lower right abdomen or navel to go for check-up to avoid appendicitis. Samiel gave this advice in an intervi[...]

Response against Poisoning in Nigeria

On 08/Aug/2019 / In Articles

What are poisons? The Pharmaceutical Codex 1979 stated that any substance, which by its chemical action causes damage to structures, or disturbance of function when ingested, inhaled or absorbed, can act as a poison.[...]

Herbal ‘Cures’ for Multi-Drug Resistant Typhoid Fever

On 08/Aug/2019 / In Articles

SeveralL studies have identified plants that could be effectively used singly or in combination to treat multi-drug-resistant (MDR) strains of typhoid fever (caused by Salmonella typhi). Top on the list are Azadirach[...]

Diarrhoea In Infant: Dealing With It One Step At A Time

On 07/Aug/2019 / In Articles

Baby Yomi is a one-year old toddler who was brought to hospital by his mum because his stools had been very watery for some days. His mum said in a day he stooled many times and she was really worried because her reall[...]

Expert Cautions Parents on Cannabis Oil for ASD Patients

On 06/Aug/2019 / In Articles

A consultant child and adolescence psychiatrist at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Dr Yetunde Adeniyi, has cautioned parents on the use of cannabis oil for children living with autism spectrum disor[...]

Urgency Addiction and Mental Health

On 06/Aug/2019 / In Articles

It is very important to establish a preliminary point that urgency itself is not a problem since the reality of our modern life cannot be devoid of it but complications emerge when urgency becomes the dominant factor o[...]

Ephraim Terkula, NAFDAC Worker, Down with Liver Disease, Needs N30m to Survive

On 06/Aug/2019 / In Articles

A 44-year-old middle-level worker of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Mr. Ephraim Anjembe Terkula, who has been diagnosed with liver disease, needs N30 million to get medical t[...]

Why you should be Aware of Your Family History on Mental Illness – Part 1

On 06/Aug/2019 / In Articles

We all know having a mental illness can be worrisome. Of optimal worry is also if someone in your family is suffering from one. Will your children or siblings be affected? Most people with mental illness do not have re[...]

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