Recently, a plethora of studies have pointed to the positive effects of nuts on cognition.For instance, Medical News Today reported on a study showing that adding more nuts to a Mediterranean diet may protect against age-related cognitive decline and help to preserve memory.
‘Induce first-time mothers over 35 at due date to save babies’
The lives of hundreds of babies could be saved if first-time mothers aged over 35 were induced at their due date, a new study has found.Currently around 26 babies in 10,000 born to older women will die from stillbirth or within the first seven days of life.
‘More deaths from temperature-related health impacts of climate change’
The largest study to date of the potential temperature-related health impacts of climate change has shown that as global temperatures rise, the surge in death rates during hot weather outweighs any decrease in deaths....
‘Heavy drinking, smoking makes us older’
Heavy drinking and smoking make you look visibly older, sooner, according to new findings of a study that has followed more than 11,500 people over 40 years.
How dad’s stress affects sperm quality, makes offspring less resilient to pressure
The children of overly-stressed men may be less resilient and more prone to sensitivity to stress and even post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), new research suggests.
UCH upgrades facilities, services to meet best standards
To celebrate its 60 years of existence in healthcare, the University College of Medicine (UCH), Ibadan has upgraded its facilities and expanded its services to foster quality healthcare delivery in the country.
Phyllantus niruri - the little known all round herbal remedy - Part 1
Phyllantus niruri (Phyllanthus amarus) is one of the wonders of GOD Almighty. It is one of the herbs that He gave to mankind in Genesis 1: 29. Knowing that man will eat things...
Why sector is critical in economic development plan, by minister
Following the presentation of the 2018 budget, the Minster of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and the 36 states commissioners for health have said the health sector should be given due priority in the economic development plan.
Sorry, you can’t outrun bad eating
Maybe you could eat whatever you wanted back in the day and stay trim, unfortunately you’re not 17 anymore.