The Director of Public Health, Enugu State, Dr. Boniface Okolo, has cautioned Nigerians against the consumption of soaked garri to avoid contacting Lassa fever. Okolo, who gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Enugu, said the rats that cause the disease were mostly in contact with Nigeria’s most popular staple food, garri, … Continue reading LASSA FEVER: AVOID DRINKING SOAKED GARRI -MEDICAL UNION
Groundnut oil, this is a vegetable oil extracted from the seeds of the peanut plant. What Are The Benefits Of Peanut Oil? 1. Peanut Oil Boosts Heart Health We already saw how the vitamin E in the oil could protect the heart. It fights free radicals, which can otherwise cause heart disease. The oil is … Continue reading Marshal Oil Groundnut Oil Nutritional Profile
A new breed of apple that took two decades to develop and allegedly lasts for up to a year in the fridge goes on sale in the US on Sunday. The apple - Cosmic Crisp - is a cross-breed of the Honeycrisp and Enterprise and was first cultivated by Washington State University in 1997. The … Continue reading Cosmic Crisp: New Apple Launched Can Last For A Year In The Fridge
Google is celebrating Nigerian food culture with the world through its project ‘Come Chop Bellefull: A Taste of Nigeria. The project was launched in collaboration with the Centenary Project on Tuesday at the Pan-Atlantic University (PAU), Lagos. The Centenary Project had since its inception in 2014 focused on digitally capturing and showcasing the cultural and … Continue reading Google celebrates Nigerian food culture
Eat’N’Go Limited , the franchisee operating Domino’s Pizza, Cold Stone Creamery, and Pinkberry Gourmet Frozen Yogurt in Nigeria has invested over N10 billion to grow its businesses. This disclosure was made by the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Patrick McMichale who also confirmed that they are getting closer to their target of opening over 300 outlets in Nigeria. So far, a … Continue reading Domino’s Pizza opens 100th outlet
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), is considering modifying the container of popular insecticide, Sniper, over the recent increase in its use for suicide in Nigeria. The Director General of the agency, Prof. Christiana Adeyeye, made the disclosure during NAFDAC’s commemoration of World Food Safety Day. According to her, sniper … Continue reading Due to rise in suicide, NAFDAC announces plan to regulate Sniper
Coca-Cola Nigeria Ltd, has delivered maternal and neo-natal care equipment to Federal Medical Centre, FMC,Ebute-Metta, Lagos, as part of its Safe Birth Initiative, SBI, project that was launched late last year. The SBI was launched in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health, the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals , OSSAPP- SDGs and an NGO, Medshare International Inc.
The companies also indicated that collaboration within and across markets will be key to success so the companies decided to launch the Africa Plastics Recycling Alliance to increase those efforts and play their part as companies in finding solutions that work for Africa.
He comes from a family of drunks. He asked me to marry him when his mum passed away and now we have two little boys and a girl. I’m 28 and he’s 31.
I’m absolutely drained by his lies and have no self-esteem any more. When I ask him to cut back on drinking, he turns it around and makes out like it’s me in the wrong.
1. Ginger can help quell nausea.
If you're feeling queasy, reaching for ginger water could be a smart move. The Mayo Clinic lists ginger as helpful way to combat both morning sickness and chemotherapy-induced nausea.
"What the ginger will help do is speed up stomach emptying, so things can go from the stomach into the small bowels more efficiently
Before you sprinkle paprika into a recipe for dinner tonight, you may want to be sure there aren't any unwelcome visitors living in the jar.
According to the Huff Post, insects can be found in the spices we all have in our kitchen, and some of the biggest culprits are pepper-based—paprika, cayenne, and chili powder.
Cannabis oil is quickly gaining momentum in the health industry as it has become an appealing option for people who are looking for relief from pain and from other health issues.
The following health benefits have been reported when using cannabis oil and are also backed by scientific research:
When you drink red wine, you’re encountering a triple threat to your teeth’s whiteness: anthocyanins, the pigments in grapes that give red wine its rich color; tannins, which help bind the pigment to your teeth; and the acidity found in wine, which etches your enamel, making it more porous and it easier for the stain to stick