17 Sep 2019
Researchers already know that excess body fat can increase the risk of diabetes, but a new study shows that one form of fat, in particular — the “invisible” one that accumulates around organs and intestines — can heighten this risk more than seven times, at least in women.
11 Sep 2019
A small clinical study in California, United States (U.S.), has suggested for the first time that it might be possible to reverse the body’s epigenetic clock, which measures a person’s biological age.
19 Aug 2019
Undergoing surgery in old age raises the risk of “silent strokes” that hasten cognitive decline, scientists have warned.
8 Feb 2019
A new research, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, finds that sleep deprivation increases sensitivity to pain by numbing the brain's painkilling response.
5 Feb 2019
People who spend a lot of time sitting are more likely to experience some adverse health conditions, such as obesity.
31 Jul 2018
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the weekend approved the number of players selected by national U-17 coach, Manu Garba for the mandatory Magnetic Resonance Imagery (MRI) scan, which would be conducted on the Golden Eaglets ahead of the zonal qualifiers for the 2019 Africa U-17 Nations Cup scheduled for Tanzania. The Eaglets are billed to…
28 Jul 2016
The Radiographers Registration Board of Nigeria (RRBN) has commenced efforts to ensure that the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) services are made available to more Nigerians.
16 May 2016
For long-term members of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), praying helps to reduce alcohol cravings when confronted with a triggering situation.This is according to a new study, which explored the brain physiology of recovering alcoholics who had been involved with the program for years.