Top Seven Pollutants Of The Organic Food Industry

Just when you thought it was safe to eat any food labeled “certified organic,” drink any brand of bottled water off the shelf, and take daily supplements you bought at the local pharmacy – think again. Over the past decade, insidious corporations in America have infiltrated the clean food movement, knowing it’s now a $20…

Drug Abuse In Nigeria

Drugs are substances used to treat an illness, relieve a symptom, or modify a chemical process in the body for a specific purpose. DRUG addiction and substance abuse in Nigeria has become an epidemic, especially among the youth. By far the most commonly abused and misused drugs in Nigeria today are Tramadol, Codeine and Indian…

Super gonorrhea is becoming more resistant to antibiotics

When gonorrhoea is resistant to one of two antibiotics recommended to treat it, it is known as super gonorrhoea. All types of gonorrhoea – historically called ‘the clap’ – are caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae. The sexually transmitted infection (STI) is becoming increasing difficult to treat, able to fight off three common drugs. It…

That Roadside Drug Hawker Can Kill You – 

Nigerians put their lives at risk in a lot of ways. One of the many ways is taking non-prescription drugs. On a hot day , I took a bus. Whilst waiting for the passengers to come on board, I saw some men hawking some drugs and then I saw people buying drugs from them. They…

5 Types Of People That Easily Attract Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes are a serious threat to humanity, this is due to the fact they are carriers of malaria. These insects don’t just bite anybody, you must have certain traits before mosquitoes go after you. Have you ever seen a situation whereby two people are in a room, but only one person is complaining of mosquitoes…

What Paresthesia (paja Paja) Is All About And Why You Experience It

What Is Paresthesia? If you’ve ever felt as though your skin was crawling, or had numbness or itching for no apparent reason, you may have experienced paresthesia. Almost everyone has experienced paresthesia on one occasion or the other. One of the most common times people get that familiar feeling of pins and needles is when…

Amenorrhea: What Causes The Absence Of Menstruation

The absence of menstrual periods (amenorrhea) is a common type of menstrual problem in women of reproductive age. This condition involves an absence of menstruation for 3 months or longer in a sexually mature woman who is not pregnant or breastfeeding. Amenorrhea is a symptom of other disorders, which can range from minor to serious….

Female Infertility: What You Should Know –

Female infertility refers to infertility in female humans. Infertility is caused by many things, including nutrition, diseases, and other malformations of the uterus. Female infertility affects women from around the world, and the cultural and social stigma surrounding it varies from one place to another. Of course, the stigma against women suffering from infertility is…

Major Causes Of Menstrual Cramps 

What causes menstrual cramps? Menstruation (often referred to as a period) is a part of the ovulatory cycle and involves monthly shedding of the uterine lining that is accompanied by menstrual blood. While the bleeding itself generally isn’t painful, many people find that they experience pain in their lower abdomen before and during their period….

Ogun Has The Highest Number Of Quack Doctors – NMA 

The Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, in Ogun says the state has the highest number of quacks in the country. The Chairman of the association in the state, Abayomi Olajide, said this on Tuesday at the group’s Annual General MThe Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, in Ogun says the state has the highest number of quacks in…