FG working to subsidise price of sanitary pads

The Ministry of Women Affairs says it has embarked on an initiative to subsidise the cost…

Eating chicken linked to higher cancer risk, Oxford study finds

Findings of a new study have shown that people who eat chicken may have increased risk…

Doctors separate twins joined at the head after 50-hour surgery

Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate…

Cucumbers are man’s best food – Research

Nature has provided man the best cure for ill health in the form of herbs, vegetables…

More young people, especially girls attempting suicide – Study

A new study that shows adolescents are attempting suicide by overdose at increasing rates is further…

Korean firm tackles malaria with new drug

Korean firm, Shin Poong Pharmaceutical Company, says it has produced an anti-malaria drug that will reduce…

25,000 underage Nigerians kids use tobacco products daily – Group

No fewer than 25,000 underage Nigerians use tobacco products daily, Nigerian activists under the aegis of…

Why we sleep: Scientists

Why do humans sleep? A new study by scientists at the Bar-Ilan University in Ramat-Gan, Israel,…

Buhari at NSIA/ LUTH cancer centre: We promised, we fulfilled

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday inaugurated the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) and Lagos University Teaching Hospital…

Acupuncture safest treatment for diabetes, says Fasehun

Chinese-trained Acupuncturist, Dr Frederick Fasehun, has called on managements of University Teaching Hospitals across the country…

Without regular sex women risk mental disorder – Psychiatrist

A psychiatrist, Dr Maymunah Kadiri on Saturday advised married women to have regular sex with their…

1,110 dead as cholera ravages 29 states in Nigeria – NCDC

Nigeria has recorded 1,110 deaths this year from cholera outbreaks in 29 states across Nigeria as…

‘Not having sex regularly can make you lose your job’

A Sex Therapist and Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Tomi Imarah, says not having sex regularly, being part…

Diabetes drug Metformin blocks disease causing blindness

Researchers from Taiwan have found that Metformin, a common drug used to treat type 2 diabetes…

WHO raises Ebola risk to ‘very high’

The Ebola outbreak in Congo poses a greater danger to the Central African country and the…

Ban on Codeine, like ban on weed, won’t work – Seun Kuti

Seun Kuti, son of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, said the ban imposed on the…

FG bans cough syrup containing codeine as abuse takes hold of Nigerians

The federal government has banned the production and importation of codeine in the country. Isaac Adewole,…

How to prevent blindness from glaucoma – Expert

As the World Glaucoma Day was marked on Monday, Nigerians above forty years have been advised…

Nigerian bakeries still use cancer-causing chemical in bread – Food expert

A food expert in Nigeria has alerted the federal government on the continuous use of a…

DNA: 30% of Nigerian first born children belong to other men – Genetic experts

  Experts attribute the increase in paternity disputes and deceptions to infidelity, adultery and increase in…

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