HEALTH & LIVING

How Safe is Paracetamol?

Paracetamol, otherwise known as acetaminophen, is one of the most commonly used analgesic/pain reliever in the country. This prescription and over-the-counter (OTC)...

Dangers of being overweight

Nigerians often view excess weight in people as evidence of good living or life but such people face higher risks of many diseases including...

Are you a lover of green tea? See what it...

Green tea, native to China and India, is produced from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis bush. While black tea is made with fully...

5 Secrets to Gorgeous Skin

A well pampered glowing skin is more than a great wardrobe or a skilled hand with make-up; it turns heads. It's usually great when...

High BMI and Waist Circumference Linked to Increased Risk of Prostate...

By Nandini Krishnamoorthy Having a high BMI and a large waist circumference has been linked with an increased risk of prostate cancer. Researchers at Oxford...

Why Men Should Avoid Fish Oil Supplements

Men have been advised to be wary of taking fish oil supplements as a new research from the National Cancer Institute has linked them...

Group Rallies Against Tobacco Consumption By Minors in Nigeria

Stakeholders in the health and environmental sectors have expressed concerns over the harmful effects of cigarette and tobacco consumption by...

Washing fruits, vegetables with detergents is dangerous to health – Don

Consumers in Nigeria have been cautioned against eating fruits and vegetables that have been washed with soaps and detergents because of their harmful effects...

New data shows 1 in 4 adults are inactive…….warn on dangers

More than 1.4 billion people worldwide are physically inactive, according to a new study led by World Health Organization (WHO) experts and published on...

Health Benefits of Watermelon Seed

While many people savour the great, sweet and refreshing taste of watermelon, its seeds often end up in the garbage. Others opt for the...