Dr. Samuel Oghene Etatuvie is a community pharmacist and Director General, Nigeria Natural Medicine Development Agency (NNMDA) Kofo Abayomi, Victoria, Lagos.
Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Agriculture and Food Security, Dr. Glory Edet explains the efforts of the state to revive agriculture through various empowerment schemes for farmers
29 Nov 2020
There seems to be no succour yet in sight for most Nigerians hoping to see an immediate end to the hike in the price of onions. From indications, the increment may remain till 2021.
15 Nov 2020
Prices of some major foodstuffs have gone up by 100 per cent in South – West markets, with stakeholders expressing concern over the relentless increment, a survey by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has shown. Stakeholders in the zone have also called on government to urgently address the situation before things get out of…
20 May 2020
A heartbroken young woman has decided that she would not be the only one to cry as she sent a tonne of onions to her cheating boyfriend's doorstep. The woman decided the best way to take revenge on her cheating partner is to make him cry as much as she did for his betrayal. For…
17 May 2020
Vegetables and fruits serve as healthy agents that help to keep the body fit. Vegetables and fruits consist of nutrients that have healthy benefits suiting for the body. All vegetables and fruits are a good source of vitamins. However, everything that has an advantage also has a disadvantage, and fruits and vegetables are no exception.…
29 Jan 2020
A recent review and meta-analysis have investigated whether a plant pigment called quercetin could reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. In particular, the authors identified that quercetin reduced blood pressure.
30 Sep 2019
In the first population-based study to examine the association between onion and garlic consumption and breast cancer in Puerto Rico, researchers found that women...
22 Aug 2019
Can a concoction made up of fermented cabbage, onions, garlic, fish sauce and spices help thicken existing hairs, reverse baldness by allowing new hairs grow within weeks?
10 Aug 2019
Onions are important vegetables used almost every day, especially, for cooking. It falls in the category of allium vegetables which include garlic, leek to mention a few. However, onions have so many health benefits and below are some. May Help Reduce Cancer Risk Onion contains properties such as sulfur compounds and flavonoid antioxidants found in…
17 May 2019
Losing the ability to smell strong odours such as onions, petrol or lemons in later life could be a warning sign...