Former Chief Medical Director (CMD), Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Professor of Public Health Medicine and currently Director of the Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance Nigeria, Akin Osibogun has called on well-meaning Nigerians to embrace healthy lifestyles to prevent diabetes and other related health conditions.
Herbal manufacturer attributes poor patronage of local drugs to government’s policy, legal restrictions
A traditional medical practitioner, Chief Tony Nwaigwe has attributed poor patronage of products of herbs and roots to the government’s policy, and legislative and legal restrictions, especially
Container and vertical gardens are two fantastic ways to manage to have your favourite fruits, vegetables and herbs in a small space and yield produce as if you had a large space.
It started about 12 years ago in Latin America, Mexico, where I spent most of my time on researching the source of consumed foods as well as studying their chemical compounds.
Herbs have many practical uses and because of this, they are highly favoured by many. Herbs are usually small plants used for culinary and medicinal purposes although there are some herbs
24 Jun 2021
A family of 10 at Biogberu village, through Gwanara, in Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State, were confirmed dead after taking a local herbal mixture yesterday.
30 May 2021
With more claims and researches validating the nutritional and health benefits of medicinal plants and herbs, there has been an increase in the use of these substances to spice...
19 Jul 2020
Thinking of the best ways to build up flavours while cooking? Or how exactly you can get that rich, aromatic and flavourful taste in your meals through spices, herbs, petals fruits or nut that will add colour and texture in your meals? Then you are in luck because I am about to share with you…
21 May 2020
Hearing the word “virus” nowadays generates a tremendous amount of interest and whenever this happens people pay a lot of attention. This is not the first time this is happening
10 May 2020
One of my favourite quotes of all time on spice is definitely not “Spice Is The Variety Of Life” You probably thought that was what I was going to write. I find that quote a bit cliché but my heart always resonates with Live Life With A Little Spice. This statement right here is at…
17 Oct 2019
Experts have urged the government and private investors to grant import waivers and increase funding on research and education for the development of bioresources cum natural products in Nigeria. Bioresources are any resource of biological origin.
1 Nov 2018
Allium is the generic name given to a group of herbs like onions, garlic, leeks, chives and shallots. Allium is a Latin word for garlic and along with onion they are the commonly found and used members of this group in this part of the world. I am therefore going to be writing more about…