Day: July 13, 2020

Health benefits of cucumber

Health benefits of cucumber

Good news, cuke lovers: “Like any vegetable, cucumbers have health benefits, and even if they may not be as well-known as say, kale, it doesn’t mean they aren’t there,” says Jessica Perez, RD. Case in point: all these cucumber benefits you’ve probably never heard of before… 1. Cucumbers are super nutritious. Here’s the nutrition info for one cup of cucumbers: 2. They contain antioxidan... »

18 remedies to get rid of headache

18 remedies to get rid of headache

18 Remedies to Get Rid of Headaches Naturally We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. Headaches are a common condition that many people deal with on a daily basis. Ranging from uncomfortable to downright unbearable, they can disrupt your day-to-day life. Several types of headaches exist, wit... »

18 benefits of journaling that will change your life

18 benefits of journaling that will change your life

18 Benefits of Journaling That Will Change Your Life Share Pin it Tweet Share Email The act of writing in a journal often seems daunting or unnecessary to many people. Even authors who work on novels might shun the idea of daily diaries. What purpose does jotting down words on a regular basis do if not contributing to the next novel, play or song? I know from experience many benefits of journaling... »

13 confident ways to overcome shyness

13 confident ways to overcome shyness

13 Confident Ways to Overcome Your ShynessThose who have never suffered from shyness have no idea how debilitating it can be, especially for someone in a professional situation. If shyness is holding you back, learn how to get past it and become more confident. 13 Confident Ways to Overcome Your Shyness Shyness can truly hold people back–partly because those who are shy tend to avoid public ... »

Top 10 agricultural products

Top 10 agricultural products

Top 10 Agricultural Products Export from Nigeria according to NBS Nigeria’s Agricultural sector records highest growth in Q1 2019, Central Bank disbursed N299 billion The latest foreign trade data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that the top ten agricultural products exported from Nigeria are estimated at N82.3 billion. There is a 9% decline in the revenue made from... »

Keep Your Eye Sharp And Clear: See 8 Natural Ways To Keep The Eye In Good Condition Even At Old Age.

Keep Your Eye Sharp And Clear: See 8 Natural Ways To Keep The Eye In Good Condition Even At Old Age.

As we all know the Eye is one of the most important part of the body, when there’s no sight it affect all majorly all parts of the body. Because the Eye places an important role in the function of the body. So today I will be sharing with us 10 Natural ways to keep our Eye sharp and clear even at old age. For instance we have seen many people in their old age with clear Sight, that is they d... »

Top 5 Fastest High Speed Trains In The World 2020

Top 5 Fastest High Speed Trains In The World 2020

Travelling by train is longer than flying no more. With high-speed rails and bullet trains all over Europe and Asia , it’s easier now than ever to get from point A to B with speed and ease. Taking a train is now becoming faster and more convenient than trodding through airport security and being squished in a middle seat. Whether you are going on vacation, looking to explore your country a little ... »

This Can Cure Your Ulcer As Well As Put Variety Of Food On Your Table, Learn How.

This Can Cure Your Ulcer As Well As Put Variety Of Food On Your Table, Learn How.

Corn pap,also known as Akamu (by the Igbo) or Eko(by the Yorubas)is a fermented cereal pudding typically made from maize. The raw one is called Ogi in Yoruba,(it cure ulcer at this raw stage) while the cooked one is called Pap and Eko in Yoruba before I write how it can put variety of food on your table as a good business, I will write other benefits that it can do in the body when taking as food,... »

Foods to be Eaten to Make the Heart powerful

Foods to be Eaten to Make the Heart powerful

Heart disease accounts for nearly one-third of all deaths worldwideworldwide. Diet plays a major role in heart health and can impact your risk of heart disease. In fact, certain foods can influence blood pressure, triglycerides, cholesterol levels and inflammation, all of which are risk factors for heart disease. Here are the foods that you should be eating to maximize your heart health. Leafy Gre... »

Anti aging foods that works like magic

Anti aging foods that works like magic

A list of top ten anti aging foods is given that will keep you fit and healthy.There are several anti aging products available in the market such as anti aging cream, moisturizer, serum, vitamins, anti aging supplement , etc. for skin, facial for both men and women. But it becomes difficult to chose the best of all products. Instead, you can eat the following anti-ageing foods to keep you young. T... »

Nigeria close to securing $3 billion World Bank facility

Nigeria close to securing $3 billion World Bank facility

Nigeria close to securing $3 billion World Bank facility The Nigerian debt market has been faced with a series of challenges, most of which were triggered by the worst pandemic recorded in human history.  Its prospects in attracting foreign portfolio investors were dampened as macros on Nigeria’s economy revealed a downtrend in the market, and this trend has only worsened in the past months. The f... »

Sunrise over Jade Mountain: a trip up Taiwan’s Alishan Forest Railway

Sunrise over Jade Mountain: a trip up Taiwan’s Alishan Forest Railway

Sometime before dawn, a group of dedicated travellers huddle in the dark cold of a small mountain train station. Little puffs of breath rise on the frosty air, and with arms crossed into jackets, the group shuffles along as a rickety old diesel train chugs up to the platform and comes to a sudden, creaking halt. The passengers board quickly – in a rush to warm up in closer quarters, but also in an... »

Low maternal education, income status linked to childhood diarrhoea —Expert

Low maternal education, income status linked to childhood diarrhoea —Expert

Low maternal education, income status linked to childhood diarrhoea —Expert  Dr Doyin Ogunyemi is a public health physician and Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Health and Primary Care, College of Medicine, University of Lagos. In this interview with TOBI AWORINDE, she discusses the reasons for Nigeria’s high mortality and morbidity from diarrhoea What are diarrhoeal diseases? Diarrhoeal d... »

POWER CRISES:More electricity woes as tariff shortfall heads to N822bn

POWER CRISES:More electricity woes as tariff shortfall heads to N822bn

AGAINST the backdrop of the recent reversal of the new electricity tariff take-off,, the World Bank has indicated that Nigeria’s electricity tariff shortfall would rise by 56.9 per cent to N822 billion in 2023 from N524 billion in 2020.   Tariff shortfall is the difference between allowed tariffs and cost-reflective tariffs, which the Federal Government is responsible for funding. Government’... »

Most oldest countries

Most oldest countries

While the land the place international locations lie has existed for thousands and thousands of years, empires and nationshave risen and fallen, and populations have migrated. Somewhat surprisingly, there haven’t been many international locations that have consistently existed for heaps of years and it’s tough to date precisely when a united states of americawas once formed. From historical kingdo... »

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

A small study strengthens the evidence that a pregnant woman infected with the coronavirus might be able to spread it to her fetus. Researchers from Italy said Thursday that they studied 31 women with COVID-19 who delivered babies in March and April. They found signs of the virus in several samples of umbilical cord blood, the placenta, and, in one case, breast milk. Women shouldn’t panic. This do... »

10 beat cream for dark skin in Nigeria

10 beat cream for dark skin in Nigeria

  HomeCream10 Best Cream for dark skin in Nigeria 10 Best Cream for dark skin in Nigeria If you are looking for the best cream for dark skin in Nigeria See our list of cream lotion below. Black skin is physiologically different from other skin types. For this cause, many Nigerians have noticed that the use of some cream or lotion made with the Caucasians in mind always leaves a lot to be desi... »

Nigeria records chloroquine poisoning after Trump endorses it for coronavirus treatment

Nigeria records chloroquine poisoning after Trump endorses it for coronavirus treatment

Nigeria records chloroquine poisoning after Trump endorses it for coronavirus treatment A Lagos state official told CNN that three people were hospitalized in the city after taking the drug. Officials later issued a statement cautioning against using chloroquine for Covid-19 treatment. US President Donald Trump claimed at a White House briefing last week that the Food and Drug Administration had a... »

American confined in Lagos hotel for 16 months rescued

American confined in Lagos hotel for 16 months rescued

American confined in Lagos hotel for 16 months rescued   Police operatives have efficiently rescued an American citizen, who was confined in a Lagos lodge, the place she was held towards her want for over a 12 months by a Nigerian man she met on social media Drive Public Relations Officer, Drive Headquarters, DCP, Frank Mba, disclosed this in a press release in Abuja on Sunday. Mba stated the... »

Seized properties cornered by top EFCC officials, Magu’s friends – Panel

Seized properties cornered by top EFCC officials, Magu’s friends – Panel

  The suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, could not give a proper account of missing 332 out of the 836 recovered properties in March, 2018, the News Agency of Nigeria has reported.   NAN reported on Sunday that the latest allegation against the suspended EFCC boss was contained in a report of the Presidential Committee on Audit of ... »

Fraudster detains American lady in Lagos hotel, defrauds her of N18.5m PublishedJuly 13, 2020

Fraudster detains American lady in Lagos hotel, defrauds her of N18.5m PublishedJuly 13, 2020

  Police operatives have rescued a citizen of the United States of America who was allegedly confined to a Lagos hotel against her wish for over one year.   The victim, who came from Washington DC, arrived in Nigeria on February 13, 2019, on a visit to 34-year-old Chukwuebuka Obiaku, a native of Ikeduru LGA of Imo State, whom she met on Facebook.   The retired civil servant reported... »

N46B JOBS: Why Nigeria will never develop

N46B JOBS: Why Nigeria will never develop

  “I have said it openly; what do they need more than that? They want to control the programme and I said no, except the President says I should leave it…” – F. Keyamo, SAN, Minister of State for Labour, Employment, June 30, 2020.     Mr Keyamo made this declaration shortly after he was thrown out of the chambers of the National Assembly for demonstrating bad manners. Readers must w... »

COVID-19: BOI rolls out strategy for industry supports

COVID-19: BOI rolls out strategy for industry supports

  The Bank of Industry (BOI) is reviewing its strategic priorities to ensure continuous support for enterprises, especially those hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.     Specifically, it is deepening penetration in agro-processing, food processing, technology, healthcare and pharmaceuticals to stimulate economic recovery and growth.   The bank’s managing director, Mr. Kayode Pit... »

POWER CRISES:More electricity woes as tariff shortfall heads to N822bn

POWER CRISES:More electricity woes as tariff shortfall heads to N822bn

  AGAINST the backdrop of the recent reversal of the new electricity tariff take-off,, the World Bank has indicated that Nigeria’s electricity tariff shortfall would rise by 56.9 per cent to N822 billion in 2023 from N524 billion in 2020.   Tariff shortfall is the difference between allowed tariffs and cost-reflective tariffs, which the Federal Government is responsible for funding. Gove... »

An Overview of Subjective Global Assessment

An Overview of Subjective Global Assessment

The Subjective Global Assessment (SGA) is a type of clinical tool doctors use to determine a person’s nutritional status. It has been applied successfully to assess nutritional status in a variety of patient populations, including oncology patients, patients receiving gastrointestinal surgery, dialysis patients, HIV/AIDS patients, lung transplant recipients, liver transplant candidates, geri... »

How Medication Works in Your Body

How Medication Works in Your Body

Drugs work in your body in a variety of ways. They can interfere with microorganisms (germs) that invade your body, destroy abnormal cells that cause cancer, replace deficient substances (such as hormones or vitamins), or change the way that cells work in your body. There are more than 8,000 medications available either by prescription or over-the-counter. Some can be used to treat several differe... »

What Are Biologic Treatments?

What Are Biologic Treatments?

Biologics” refer to any type of medical therapy that is derived from living organisms such as humans, animals, or microorganisms. This contrasts with traditional non-biologic pharmaceutical drugs, which are synthesized in a laboratory via chemical processes without using parts of living things. Other terms also sometimes used include “biologic therapy,” “biological therapy,” “biologicals,” a... »

Biologic Medications and Breastfeeding Your Baby

Biologic Medications and Breastfeeding Your Baby

During pregnancy and breastfeeding, many women are concerned about the medications they are receiving and how they will affect a growing fetus and infant. A class of medications called biologics are becoming more commonly used to treat inflammatory conditions and some types of cancers. These medications are large molecules that are derived from living cells. They are given either by infusion in a ... »

Top 10 Biologic Drugs in the United States

Top 10 Biologic Drugs in the United States

Biologics are drugs made from complex molecules manufactured using living microorganisms, plants, or animal cells. Many biologics are produced using recombinant DNA technology. They are sometimes referred to as biopharmaceuticals or biological drugs. Biologics have revolutionized the treatment of many serious and chronic illnesses and have nudged traditional small-molecule drugs out of the top sal... »

18 home remedies for headache

18 home remedies for headache

18 Remedies to Get Rid of Headaches Naturally We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. Headaches are a common condition that many people deal with on a daily basis. Ranging from uncomfortable to downright unbearable, they can disrupt your day-to-day life. Several types of headaches exist, wit... »

Home remedies for cough

Home remedies for cough

What can I do to make my cough go away? Twelve natural cough remedies Tips to help prevent a cold Seeing a doctor Coughs play a role in clearing irritants and infections from the body, but persistent coughing can be annoying. The best treatment for a cough will depend on its underlying cause. There are many possible causes of coughs, including allergies, infections, and acid reflux. Some natural r... »

Home remedies for toothache pain

Home remedies for toothache pain

10 Home and Natural Remedies for Toothache Pain Salt water rinse Hydrogen peroxide rinse Cold compress Peppermint tea bags Garlic Vanilla extract Other natural remedies Clove Guava leaves Wheatgrass Thyme See your dentist We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. What you can do If you have a ... »

Home remedies for back pain

Home remedies for back pain

10 Ways to Manage Low Back Pain at Home Perhaps you bent the wrong way while lifting something heavy. Or you’re dealing with a degenerative condition like arthritis. Whatever the cause, once you have low back pain, it can be hard to shake. About one in four Americans say they’ve had a recent bout of low back pain. And almost everyone can expect to experience back pain at some point in ... »

6 scary things waist training does to your body

6 scary things waist training does to your body

6 scary things ‘waist training’ does to your body With access to celebrity-endorsed weight loss and body altering ‘cheats’ at an all time high, it’s perhaps no surprise that women around the world are desperate to modify their silhouettes. China has seen perhaps one of the most alarming, with the recent “A4 waist challenge”. Women are taking photos of them... »

Urine colour and it’s meaning

Urine colour and it’s meaning

Urine color SECTIONSFOR URINE COLOR Normal urine color ranges from pale yellow to deep amber — the result of a pigment called urochrome and how diluted or concentrated the urine is. Pigments and other compounds in certain foods and medications can change your urine color. Beets, berries and fava beans are among the foods most likely to affect the color. Many over-the-counter and prescription medic... »

10 reasons why sugar is bad for your health

10 reasons why sugar is bad for your health

10 Reasons Why Sugar Is Bad for Your Health The cornerstone of the Atkins lifestyle is limiting carbs—the compounds that make up the sugars in foods. But why is that sugar bad for you? We’re letting you in on some of the secrets behind the effects of sugar on the body. 1. Sugar causes glucose levels to spike and plummet. Unstable blood sugar can leave you experiencing mood swings, fatigue, and hea... »

5 health benefits of taking pap

5 health benefits of taking pap

MUST READ: Five (5) Health Benefits of Taking Corn Pap Popularly Called Ogi, Akamu, Masara in Nigeria Corn Pap is an amazing local cereal made from fermented blended corn and is taken by almost all tribes in Nigeria. They often take it as at breakfast or at dinner. Corn pap, commonly known as akamu, ogi or eko, is a fermented cereal pudding from Nigeria, typically made from maize. Traditionally, t... »

Health benefits of pepper

Health benefits of pepper

11 Science-Backed Health Benefits of Black Pepper Black pepper is one of the most commonly used spices worldwide. It’s made by grinding peppercorns, which are dried berries from the vine Piper nigrum. It has a sharp and mildly spicy flavor that goes well with many dishes. But black pepper is more than just a kitchen staple. It has been deemed the “king of spices” and used in ancient Ayurvedic medi... »

Health benefits of red oil

Health benefits of red oil

A deficiency, to protect against ischemic heart disease, to promote normal reproduction in males and females, to aid in the management of diabetes, to ameliorate the adverse effects of chemotherapy, and to aid in managing hypobaric conditions is presented. Topic: child vitamin a deficiency vitamin a palm of hand Issue Section: SPECIAL ARTICLES INTRODUCTION The fruit of the oil palm tree (Elaeis gu... »

Health benefits of eating groundnut

Health benefits of eating groundnut

The health benefits of eating groundnut will blow your mind Tell your friends Groundnuts(Healthline) Groundnuts(Healthline) According to recent studies, groundnut skins have an abundant amount of natural antioxidants and a high content of dietary fiber. Unknown to many people, groundnut is one of the best sources of protein. It is also very beneficial when it comes to matters of health. Although t... »

20 animated movies you need to watch with your kids before they grow

20 animated movies you need to watch with your kids before they grow

20 Animated Movies You Need to Watch With Your Kids Before They Grow Up You’re never really too old to watch cartoons, but sadly the window of time when your kids will snuggle next to you on the couch and watch one with you is shorter than you might think. Before they move on to bigger and louder blockbusters, make sure to add these best animated movies to your to-watch list. Of course, ther... »

Best bathing soap for black skin in Nigeria

Best bathing soap for black skin in Nigeria

Best Bathing Soap For Dark Skin In Nigeria (Top 10) Subscribe We all know black is beautiful, and it can be one of the best things if kept in the best condition. You’re probably dark-skinned and have been searching for the best bathing soap for dark skin in Nigeria. Never worry again, we’ve got you covered in this article. Best Bathing Soap For Dark Skin In Nigeria (Best soap for dark skin in nige... »

10 beat cream for dark skin in Nigeria

10 beat cream for dark skin in Nigeria

HomeCream10 Best Cream for dark skin in Nigeria 10 Best Cream for dark skin in Nigeria If you are looking for the best cream for dark skin in Nigeria See our list of cream lotion below. Black skin is physiologically different from other skin types. For this cause, many Nigerians have noticed that the use of some cream or lotion made with the Caucasians in mind always leaves a lot to be desired. As... »

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top-10 Best Football Clubs In The World Barcelona, Manchester United, Real Madrid, among the world’s best football clubs. Ad The reputation of the football (soccer) clubs who play in the domestic leagues over the years has led to fans picking for themselves clubs which they swear loyalty to, despite their current performance. Even at the face of bitter defeat, fans although disappointed stil... »