Salt levels in picnic foods dangerously high, health group warns

Action on Salt calls for compulsory, front-of-pack, nutritional labelling One in four savoury picnic foods contain dangerously high levels of salt and almost half are worryingly high in saturated fat, a health group has warned. Action on Salt found that a typical picnic basket could contain more than 5g of salt, almost the recommended daily…

‘Intensive blood pressure management’ may preserve brain health

New research compares intensive blood pressure control with standard blood pressure management and finds that the former correlates with a lower chance of developing white matter lesions later in life. Numerous large, cohort studies have linked midlife hypertension to mild cognitive impairment and dementia later on. Some of these studies found a higher risk of…

The Human Friend….. (Video)

View this post on Instagram Wonderful creature and human friend… . . . . . . . #human A post shared by Ginnyent (@gpsonginnyent) on Aug 15, 2019 at 5:46am PDT

How police arrested woman who locked orphan in kennel

By Samson Folarin The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a woman for allegedly flogging and locking a 10-year-old orphan in a kennel. The PUNCH learnt that the incident happened in the Surulere area of Lagos. There had been outrage on the social media after a video went viral showing the suspect beating the boy…

Tekno: Kenya women group hails FG’s response

By Friday Olokor A Kenya-based non-governmental organisation, Women Arise in Africa, on Wednesday commended the Federal Government for its response to the nude video by a Nigerian artiste, Augustine Kelechi, aka Tekno, describing it as timely. The organisation called on government to ensure that the matter was not swept under the carpet “because other African…

Microsoft warns Windows 10 users to update immediately By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business Aug 14, 2019.

New York (CNN Business) – Microsoft is warning Windows 10 users to update their operating system immediately because of two “critical” vulnerabilities. The company said the vulnerabilities are potentially “wormable,” meaning affected computers could spread viruses and malware without any action on the user’s parts. There are “potentially hundreds of millions of vulnerable computers,” Simon…

To Parents – Bring a Child into the World to Solve a Problem, Not to Create One

Originally posted by ginnyent https://ginnyent.net/2017/07/13/to-parents-bring-a-child-into-the-world-to-solve-a-problem-not-to-create-one/ Often times, I’ve seen parents neglect their parental duties towards their children, especially in their early years only to blame the society and the people around them for what their children turned out to be later in life. Parenting is very synonymous with garbage-in; garbage-out. It is what you give…

Davido spotted having fun on private yacht, dives inside water (video)

Nigerian singer David Adeleke, popularly known by the stage name Davido, recently shared a video on his social media page that shows just how much fun he is having on his trip abroad. The music star who is still basking in the success of his Blow My Mind collaboration with American singer Chris Brown, shared…