Nzu :The pregnant womans delight

In Nigeria, pregnant and breast feeding women patronize it the most. This chalk which is natural and made up of fossilized seashells may be prepared artificially...

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...

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...

Health Benefits of Casein Protein 

What is Casein Protein?Derived from milk, like whey protein, casein is a naturally more abundant source of branched-chain amino acids . I guess that’s...

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​With about 80 per cent of children afflicted with cancer losing their lives to the scourge, medical experts have shifted focus to prevention, while...

End Insomnia with food

​DO YOU HAVE ISSUES FALLING ASLEEP AT NIGHT? READ ABOUT SOME FOODS THAT ARE MILD SEDATIVES  Research has shown certain minerals to be effective as...

Facts about tube-feeding

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Osteoporosis 

​*DAN NUGGET  *OSTEOPOROSIS* Osteoporosis is the reduction in bone mass and disruption of bone architecture. It is an age-associated disease as bone loss are usually not...

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​*DAN NUGGET* *Nutritional support is the provision of more nutrients than that provided by normal dietary intake *Oral supplementation, enteral feeding, and parenteral nutrition are methods...

Food allergy

​*DAN CONNECT NUGGET* *FOOD ALLERGY* Food allergy is when the body's immune system react to something a person eats or drinks. It is equally an adverse...

DEHYDRATION IN THE ELDERLY

​ (Wed14th Sept., 2016) Chronic dehydration in elderly patients can wreak havoc on the body. The total body water decreases with age (from 60 percent to...

Prostrate Enlargement what you never knew

​The size of the bladder is 40 - 60 cl. A bottle of coke is 50cl. As the bladder stores more urine it can...

HAEMORRHOIDS commonly called piles

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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...

DIETARY MANAGEMENT OF CONSTIPATION DURING CANCER TREATMENT

​ *MONDAY DAN NUGGET*  Constipation is common, especially among people taking opioid analgesics *Effect on nutritional status:* Loss of appetite * Decreased dietary intake * Weight loss *Counsel client to:* * Choose...

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