The African Pear

The African Pears have long been used in the traditional medicine of some African countries to treat various ailments such as wound, skin diseases,...

The Dangerous Triangle Of The Face

​ How Safe Is Popping Pimples and Facial Boils ? By Chibuike Joseph Chukwudum - If you want to blackmail a lady, you don't need to go gumshoeing...

​Symptoms of Tooth Decay in Toddlers

Tooth decay is one of the most common tooth problems in toddlers. In dental decay, cavities are formed on the outer layer of the...

An Overview of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of the female reproductive organs caused by sexually transmitted Infections...

UGBA:A REVIEW OF NUTRITIONAL BENEFITS

According to the study published recently in Pakistan Journal of Nutrition, the mineral content of the analysed samples showed that African oil bean seeds...

Okpa: The Eastern Delicacy

I remember back in the day, in the den Okpa was a major delicacy. A sure cure to hunger, palatable with minerals, tea and...

​Why people with the hemoglobin genotype AA are more prone to Malaria by Melrowe

According to an assessment carried out at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Nigeria where children were screened for malaria parasitemia -falciparum malaria, blood...

THE RISKS OF MULTIPLE VAGINAL EXAMINATIONS DURING LABOUR

​  By  Dr. Chibuike Joseph chukwudum   - Sometime last year, I made a comment on a thread saying that medicine can never be learned effectively by apprenticeship...

RHESUS FACTOR INCOMPATIBILITY, one of the causes of miscarriage.

​ASIDE KNOWING YOUR GENOTYPE BEFORE MARRIAGE, THERE'S NEED FOR ONE TO KNOW HER RHESUS FACTOR! RHESUS FACTOR INCOMPATIBILITY IS A LEADING CAUSE OF MISCARRIAGE! NOT ALWAYS YOUR VILLAGE PEOPLE! PLEASE TAKE TIME TO READ THIS:

Importance of Hand Hygiene.

The importance of human hands cannot be under estimated. The human hand is the single most important body part in humans and it plays...

POST-COITAL T. I. A

​A Case Of  Mini Strokes Following Sexual Intercourse by Dr Chibuike Joseph Chukwudum TIA-- Transient Ischaemic Attack,is a temporary loss of certain brain functions due...

Cow Hide : The truth

Kanda/Ponmo/Cow Hide Ponmo (cow hide) is considered the poor people's meat mostly in Nigeria. In past times, diabetics and hyperlipidemic patients were advised to use...

Nutrigenomics:The Under-Dog of Nutrition 

​ *Under certain circumstances and in some individuals, diet can be a serious risk factor for a number of diseases. *Common nutrients can act on the...

Lack of Vitamin D + Gum Disease = Higher Diabetes Risk

Written by Matt Berger It appears vitamin D can help prevent gum disease, an ailment that can increase the risk of diabetes. Researchers aren’t sure...

LEPTIN

Dan Nugget Thursday *Leptin is a mediator of long-term regulation of energy balance, suppressing food intake and thereby inducing weight loss.  *Leptin tells people when they’re...

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