Diabetes patients groan as high cost of insulin raises risk of blindness, amputation, kidney failure, stroke
Seventy-year-old Obiemeka Azikiwe has type 2 diabetes. He tested positive for diabetes 24 years ago, and since then, he has been on drugs and a special diet.
Why men who take small steps are 40% more likely to have erectile dysfunction
Men who take small steps are 40 per cent more likely to have erectile dysfunction because they have weaker pelvic muscles, scientists believe.
Erectile dysfunction reduces productivity at work, health-related quality of life
Globally, erectile dysfunction affects a significant percentage of men. A recent industry-funded study takes data from eight countries and asks whether the condition might reduce productivity at work.
Bariatric surgery prevents cancer, infertility, hypertension, others, improves lifespan
With the rising numbers of non-communicable diseases in the world, especially Nigeria, medical experts have stressed the need to embrace Bariatric surgery to prevent the adverse effects of these diseases on human lives, which sometime leads to preventable death. The team of medical experts from Euracare Multi-Specialist Hospital, Lagos, which comprises Bariatric surgeon and anesthesiologist,…
More natural ways to lower blood pressure
High blood pressure or rather hypertension is associated with stroke, heart disease, erectile dysfunction, kidney failure and sudden death. It is estimated that about 33 per cent of adult Nigerians are hypertensive. Several conventional medicines have shown promise in lowering and regulating blood pressure but they come at a huge cost. The patient may have…
Olive oil reduces risk of impotence by 40 per cent, boosts drug-free sex life
Comsuming Mediterranean diet, especially plenty of olive oil, cuts the risk of erectile dysfunction by 40 percent, a study has found.
Stem-cell jab, drinking water could cure erectile dysfunction
Scientists believe they have discovered a new stem-cell sex treatment that will consign Viagra to history and cure men of erectile dysfunction. They found in recent trials that injecting 20m stem cells into the base of the penis could reinvigorate the nerves and blood vessels. Doing this will even make the organ larger, which is…
Could Aspirin cure erectile dysfunction?
Aspirin could treat erectile dysfunction, according to a new study.
Managing stress in world’s most stressful country
According to a Bloomberg study conducted in 2015, Nigeria is the most stressful country in the world. Does this surprise anyone? No, not at all.