Stakeholders raise health, safety concerns over online meat sales
As more Nigerians are getting conscious of their health, security and safety during this scary time, farmers, as well as stakeholders in the agricultural sector
How to lower stroke, anxiety disorders risk
People who eat a vegetarian diet rich in nuts, vegetables and soy may have a lower risk of stroke than people who eat a diet that includes meat and fish, according to a study published
NVMA warns against consumption of unhealthy meat
The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) Oyo State Branch has expressed concerns over the poor standard of abattoir services in the country, which it said is harmful to the health of meat consumers.
Why vegetarians have 20% higher chance of suffering stroke than meat eaters
Vegetarians have a higher risk of stroke than meat-eaters, researchers have found. Oxford University scientists, who tracked nearly 50,000 people for 18 years, believe low intake of the vitamins from meat may cause the additional risk.
‘Many people think the meat industry is a dirty job’ - Derin Shotunde ‘Eleran’
Derinsola, popular known as “Deerin Eleran” runs a meat shop named Deerin Meat And Food Product, a business she started after her salesgirl ran off with all her savings. According to Derin, a lot of people felt she was crazy to think she could thrive in a male-dominated field, but Derin focused on her goal.
Premature Ejaculation: 6 Foods To Help You Last Longer
According to reports, about 20 – 30 per cent of men suffer from premature ejaculation. Premature ejaculation (PE) occurs when the man ejaculates sooner than he or his partner would like during sex. Occasional PE is also known as rapid ejaculation, premature climax or early ejaculation. PE might not be a cause for worry. However,…
Can we eat meat and still tame global warming?
Not everyone needs to become a vegetarian, much less vegan, to keep the planet from overheating, but it would surely make things easier if they did. That's the ambiguous and -- for many on either side of this meaty issue -- the unsatisfying conclusion of the most comprehensive report ever compiled on the link between…
Eating less meat can help fight climate change, UN report says
The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has advised that eating less meat and more plant diet will help the world in fighting climate change. The report added that the way the world manages land produces and eats food has to change to curb global warming...
Experts warn of unwholesome meat processing, health implications
There are reports of unwholesome meat in markets across the country. Health experts are worried that this may be linked to growing cases of zoonotic diseases in the country. The Guardian learnt that aside tuberculosis and other common diseases transmitted to humans from animals, cases of typhoid fever, malaria parasite and chronic fever have been…
Make Delicious Steak And Potato Kebabs In 30 Minutes
Perfect for this season, these kebabs are the perfect companion when you're home on a rainy day. Potatoes make for a filling snack or this can be served as a side with jollof rice or any other desired dish. *Recipe serves four. Ingredients 1/2 kg beef, cut into 1-inch cubes 1-1/2 tsps steak seasoning 1…
30% of early deaths tied to eating meat
At least one-third of early deaths could be prevented if everyone moved to a vegetarian diet, Harvard scientists have calculated. Dr. Walter Willett, professor of epidemiology and nutrition at Harvard Medical School, United States (U.S.) said the benefits of a plant-based diet had been vastly underestimated. Recent figures from the Office for National Statistics suggested…