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…

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…

9 Symptoms We Don’t Worry About — But Should 

Here, nine often-overlooked symptoms that warrant a medical checkup: Overlooked symptom #1: Sleepy during the day (for no reason) Stress or “burning the candle at both ends” (late to bed, early to rise) can leave anyone yawning midday. So can insomnia, where you awaken and just can’t get back to sleep. But sleep deprivation for…

5 Things Men Should Know About Menopause 

Majority of males know about menopause in the sense that it is that period when the fertility of a woman ceases due to the cessation of hormonal production within her reproductive system but how do we cope with the attendant challenges that come during this pivotal time in a woman’s life. Also Read: All You…

My Thoughts About Nigeria Medical Practitioners

I just hope this writing will be able to adequately capture my frustration, disappointment & dissatisfaction with the Nigeria Medical Doctors in particular & the Health sector in general. I also apologise in advance for the long post. For as long as I can remember, I have always been sceptical about going to hospitals. The…