Natural And Home Remedies For Depression (III)
IN order to treat depression and indeed other “psychiatric diseases” appropriately and effectively, it is important to know the root causes.
How Many Dogs Do You Have? (2)
IT must be the grab-all syndrome that permeates our society that must be responsible for the situation or probably the propensity of certain individuals to want to be exhibitionists.
‘Nigeria Needs To Raise Awareness For Teenagers On Abortion Dangers’
What are the challenges of reproductive health in Nigeria? WHEN we talk about maternal health, we are interested in women as young persons and at the reproductive age, even though we have a later stage of their lives. We are more concerned with women between the ages of 15 and 49, which is the age of reproduction.
Hospital Diagnoses 8,000 TB Cases In 10 Years
THE Management of St Kizito Clinic, Lagos, has said about 8,000 tuberculosis patients have received treatment support at the directly observed treatment, short-course (DOTS) centre located at the clinic in the past 10 years.
Eating avocado reduces damage from air pollution, heart attack
Can eating meals rich in avocados help build resistance to air pollution, hepatitis, ‘bad’ cholesterol, diabetes and hypertension? CHUKWUMA MUANYA writes.
Paxherbals celebrates Africa’s natural remedies in England
At the launch of ARI’s new publication, ‘Modern African Remedies’ on Thursday 23 April 2015, Father Anselm Adodo, the founder of Paxherbals, Nigeria’s foremost herbal medicine manufacturer, spoke passionately about how indigenous knowledge has been employed in Edo State to transform a community; and how herbal medicines can be a force for innovation and improvement in health care, in Nigeria and globally.
Nestlé trains paramedics on nutrition in early life
Nestlé Nutrition Institute Africa (NNIA) is holding its maiden edition of the International Course in Applied Nutrition where it will train 50 paramedics drawn from Anglophone countries of Central and West Africa.
Humans living longer by six years, report shows
LATEST statistics from the World Health Organisation (WHO) show that men and women are living longer by six years even as child deaths have almost halved – falling from an estimated 90 deaths per 1000 live births in 1990 – to 46 deaths per 1000 live births in 2013.
Ebola, others top agenda as 68th World Health Assembly begin
THE sixty-eighth session of the World Health Assembly (WHA) begins today in Geneva, Switzerland, with discussions
Helping Children To Control Asthma
SHE was comely and intelligent. Wanting to make the best out of her youthful life, she pursued her education doggedly. She was already succeeding. But at the age of 16, that same age 16 when women are said to be sweetest in beauty and looks, Miss Oluwakemi Jaiyesimi died, just as it was remaining all…