Using Paracetamol To Cook Meat Can Cause Kidney Damage – Nephrologist

Posted by Amarachi on Wed 22nd Jan, 2020.  A consultant has sounded a note of warning to those who use paracetamol and other pain killers to boil meat stating how it causes cancer and other health-related issues. Ginna Crochets A Consultant Nephrologist at the Lagos State University College of Medicine, Prof Olugbenga Awobusuyi, has warned…

Here’s Why You Should Treat Insect Bites with Coconut Oil

  Coconut oil is found to be great for insect bites because of several reasons. Do you know coconut oil can also be used as an effective insect repellant thus preventing insect bite altogether? Usually, insect bites are harmless, but some bites may be toxic and release harmful substances inside the body. Insect bites are…

Oversleeping may be Harmful for Your Health

 By Africa Parents  There is so much information on why you should have a regular and healthy sleeping pattern, However, oversleeping could lead to serious health issues Everyone talks about getting enough sleep, and while there’s nothing wrong with sleeping , a new study shows that oversleeping can be damaging. It also points out what…

Here’s Why Olive Oil is the Effective Remedy for Dandruff

Here’s why olive oil is effective in treating dandruff [Superdrug] We all know about the benefits olive oil supplies the health but it also takes care of the hair. Olive oil for hair has been a trusted recommended treatment by stylists and hair experts, especially as a dandruff buster. Ginna Crochets Dandruff is one of…

Expert Warns against Cooking with Firewood

Published January 21 2020.  By Dayo Ojerinde A public health physician, Dr Orode Doherty, has warned against using firewood for cooking, saying it has the same health outcomes as smoking. Speaking during the Lagos State Executive and Stakeholders’ Liquefied Petroleum Gas Workshop held recently, Doherty, who is the Managing Director of Ingress Health Partners, said…

These Easy Steps will Teach You How to Prevent Diabetes

Making a few simple changes in your lifestyle now may help you avoid the serious health complications of diabetes in the future, Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects millions of people worldwide. Uncontrolled cases lead to blindness, kidney failure, heart disease, and other serious conditions. The good news is that you can prevent diabetes,…

Reasons Why You Should Think Twice Before Making Use Of A Perfume

Posted by Amarachi on Wed 15th Jan 2020. Research has even shown that there are MORE chemicals in perfume and cologne than in cigarette smoke. Call it a perfume, cologne, toilette or whatever, the truth is we’ve all been victimized by it. How? Ginna Crochets Do you remember having a headache or sneezing badly, because…

Man Breaks Mother’s Head with Hammer, Grinds it to Powder

47-year-old Sunday Agwim, who killed his mother in cold blood in Imo, says he never knew what came over him. [Punch] The corpse of the deceased, according to the police, could not be deposited at the morgue because of the damage done to the head. A man identified as Sunday Agwim, has allegedly killed his…

Drinking Green Tea Regularly Lowers Risk of Stroke, Heart Disease by 25%

By Adaku Onyenucheya  On 13 January 2020.  Recent study has found that drinking green tea three times a week could elongate people’s life and cut their risk of having a heart attack or stroke by 25 percent. The research was published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, found that the antioxidants in the drink…