Why Raw Dog Food Could be Harmful for Pets and Owners Alike

By Maria Cohut, Ph.D. | Fact checked by Jasmin Collier Published Today Raw meat based foods are becoming more popular among dog owners, based on the belief that a raw food diet may be more natural and healthful for some dog breeds. However, could raw dog food actually be harmful for both dogs and their…

Drinks, not Food, with Added Sugar Promote Weight Gain

By Catharine Paddock, Ph.D. | Fact checked by Isabel Godfrey Published Tue 15 Oct 2019 The effect of added sucrose in the diet on calorie intake and body weight appears to depend on whether it is in liquid or solid form, according to a new study in mice. If the results translate to humans, they…

5 Ways to Help Someone Who Might be Suicidal According to a Nigerian Therapist

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), about four percent of Nigerians deal with depression with an additional 4,894,557 Nigerians (2.7 per cent of the population) suffering from anxiety disorders. WHO Suicide Ranking also shows that Nigeria is now the 30th most suicide-prone country in the world (15.1 suicides per 100,000 population annually). Heartsake-is-out With…

Study Links Poverty To Lower Life Expectancy

Posted by Amarachi on Mon 14th Oct, 2019 – According to a broad-based study by the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, a research claims unemployment doubled the risk of death. Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Poverty, unemployment, and a lower level of education are linked in Germany to considerably lower life expectancy, according…

An Excerpt From The Uncertainties of Life

The natural law and order of this world has categorised people into different classes or groups. Everyone, without being told, knows where he falls into, such that if the music of the categorisation is being played, one usually chooses the group that suits him. Read more from our book store

Why I Airlifted Nigerians From South Africa – Air Peace Boss Opens Up

Posted by Samuel on Mon 07th Oct, 2019.  The Chairman of Air Peace, Allen Onyema has revealed why he decided to airlift stranded Nigerians from South Africa. Allen Onyema, the Chairman of Air Peace, has urged Nigerian youths to explore the opportunities in the country, saying selfless service could open doors of prosperity, Punch Metro…

Tell Your Kids Lies and They Lie More as Adult, Research Reveals

On  October 3, 2019.  By Rasheed Sobowale There are many ways parents try to dissuade their children from misbehaving. In fact, most of us can remember countless lies our parents told us while growing up. Parents no doubt are trying to call their wards to order with lies they tell, but a new psychology study…

Human Bodies Can Move on Their Own after Death, Study Finds

By Maria Cohut, Ph.D. | Fact checked by Carolyn Robertson Published Tue 17 Sep 2019 Researchers studying the process of decomposition in a body after death from natural causes found that, without any external “assistance,” human remains can change their position. This discovery has important implications for forensic science. Even after death, human remains do…