Lice—Louse And head??

What are head lice? Head lice are tiny insects that live in the hair on a person’s head. They can also be found on eyebrows and eyelashes. Head lice feed on small amounts of blood that they draw from the scalp several times a day. Lice don’t cause disease, but …

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COCONUT RICE

There’s always a war about how best to prepare Nigerian Coconut Rice with team White Coconut Rice always fighting with team Jollof Coconut Rice. You don’t have to fight for these two meals because they are both delicious. Prepare the two of them and decide which is best for you …

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Chocolates Could be Healthy, You Know?

The next time you eat a piece of chocolate, you may not have to feel so guilty about it. Despite its bad reputation for causing weight gain, a number of health benefits may be associated with this delicious treat. Chocolate is made from tropical Theobroma cacao tree seeds. Its earliest …

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President Trump to end HIV by 2030

As a highlight of his 2019 State of the Union address, President Donald Trump announced his administration’s plan to rid the United States of new transmissions of HIV by 2030. “In recent years we have made remarkable progress in the fight against HIV and Aids,” Trump told the nation. “Scientific …

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You Can Learn Foreign Words While Asleep

Recent research reveals for the first time that people can learn new information while they are asleep. Learning can also occur during sleep, new research shows. Scientists already know that sleep consolidates learning of new information that we acquire during wakefulness. Researchers at the University of Bern in Switzerland suggest …

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Female-Genital-Mutilation—A Study of Nigeria

Female genital mutilation (FGM) is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as all procedures which involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia and/or injury to the female genital organs, whether for cultural or any other non-therapeutic reasons. In Nigeria, subjection of girls and women to obscure …

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Menstrual— Cramps—Viagra??

The medical term for painful menstrual periods is primary dysmenorrhea (PD). Menstrual cramps are often felt in the lower abdomen or lower back and range from dull to severe pain. Although these cramps typically begin during ovulation, pain can occur before menstruation and during menstruation. With PD, there is no …

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450,000 To Benefit From Oyo Health Insurance Scheme

IN its efforts to make healthcare affordable, the Oyo State Health Insurance Agency, OYSHIA, yesterday, disclosed that it is targeting to capture 450,000 residents of the state in its health insurance scheme. This was disclosed by the Executive Secretary of the agency, Dr. Olusola Akande, during the opening of a …

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Your Smile—Your Magic

Whether you call it a grin, smirk, beam or smile, there’s no denying the feel-good power of this happy facial expression. We are born with the ability to smile, yet as we age, we smile less often. Research shows that children smile an average of 400 times per day, compared …

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Nigeria’s First On-demand Health Plan

Nigeria’s first On-demand health plan retailer, Healthpoint has announced plans to give free health insurance cover to widows and orphans across the country. A statement by Chief Executive Officer of Healthpoint, Mrs Kemi Ajiboyede said that the free health insurance coverage is part of her organization’s effort to ensure that …

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