Have you found meaning in life? Answer determines health and well-being

Study examines meaning in life and relationship with physical, mental and cognitive functioning Over the last three decades, meaning in life has emerged as an important question in medical research, especially in the context of an aging population. A recent study by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine found that the…

You Can Boost your Fertility Right after a Miscarriage with these helpful Tips

  Your fertility can increase after a miscarriage. Here’s how. Most couples that try to conceive directly after a miscarriage are often worried about fertility issues and fast conception can happen. However, there are certain things you can do to boost fertility right after a miscarriage to increase your chances of conception. Some experts believe…

Why Nigerians should Avoid Use of ‘Tissue’

On December 8, 2019. By Prince Okafor A medical expert has linked frequent use of tissue paper popularly known as toilet roll to one of the root cause of cervical cancer in women. Disclosing this during the 2019 Beauty West Africa Exhibition in Lagos, an Indonesian traditional health specialist, at Tirta Ayu Spa, recalled that…

When Do I need Oral Rehydration Therapy? 

By AfricaParent December 7, 2019.  Oral rehydration therapy (ORT) is a treatment for dehydration. It involves drinking a special mixture of water, glucose, and salt. The idea is to return the amount of fluids, sugars, and electrolytes in the body to normal levels. Book Store When do I need oral rehydration therapy? Most cases of…

Six Essential Oils for Cough 

 By AfricaParent December 6, 2019.  Coughs are uncomfortable. They disturb your sleep and day to day life. They can also be quite embarrassing especially when you have to cough in public places. Here are some of the best essential oils for a cough to make it go away fast. Some of the best essential oils…

Frequent Urination At Night Is A Sign Of High Blood Pressure – Study

Posted by Amarachi on Thu 05th Dec, 2019.  According to the findings, trips to the toilet to urinate at night may be linked to excessive salt intake and high blood pressure. A recent study conducted in Japan has found that frequent nighttime urination, called nocturia, may be linked to high blood pressure and high salt…

Want to Lose Weight? Consume More Pawpaw

Pawpaw contains nutrients that contributes to weight loss [Power of Postivity] Looking for a magical weight-loss food? Try pawpaw. The fruit is used as an ingredient to prepare a range of dishes, but its ability to promote weight loss is yet to be untapped. Weight loss is a major concern for most people, but they’re…

Peanut Is what your Skin Needs to Glow…Here’s How

Peanuts supply amazing benefits to the skin [Indian marks] Peanuts are not just mouth-watering delicacies, they also supply amazing benefits to the skin. Peanut is loved by millions because of its taste and nutrients but many are unaware of it’s benefits to the skin. Today’s article aims at showing you some of the ways peanut…

Here Are Rashes that Could Occur During Pregnancy Second Trimester

During pregnancy, some changes occur in your body like rashes during pregnancy. These changes occur as a result of a change in hormone levels. Pregnancy comes with many changes to your skin, some of which appear as the pregnancy progresses. Some happen in the first trimester, some in the second and so on. One of…

Four Tips on Caring for Your Locs

 By Grace Okogwu November 30, 2019.  You’ll agree that locked hair gives off an interesting look to the individual wearing it. Locs, dreadlocks, dreads, and Sanskrit are categorized as a hairstyle comprising of strands of hair in a rope-like manner formed by braiding or matting. Locs can be styled long, short, tapered, or faded. Also…