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Vitamin B6 could help people to recall their dreams, new research claims

A new research conducted by scientists at the University of Adelaide says taking vitamin B6 could help people to recall their dreams. The study included...

Go for regular checkups, keep fit – Health expert

Dr Adenike Ojumu, a primary care physician, has called Nigerians to go for regular medical check-ups and engage in physical fitness, especially as they...

Kogi is free from yellow fever in the next 40 years – Official  

- The government said effort on yellow fever immunisation has yielded positive result - Abubakar Yakubu, the executive director of the Kogi state Primary...

A daily dose of baking soda ‘can fight’ a common type of arthritis

Baking soda, a key ingredient in many baked foods, has now been found to fight the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis.  The study...

Skipping breakfast leads to obesity –study

People who skip breakfast are more likely to gain weight and have larger waists, according to a U.S. study published online recently. The study, led...

New Lassa infections lowest since outbreak began

Weekly reports of new confirmed infections of Lassa fever have hit the lowest on record since the outbreak started, the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

High intensity exercise benefits diabetics –Study

High intensity  exercise helps improve sugar regulation and belly fat in diabetics among other benefits, according to a study published in the scientific journal...

Health implications of eating fruits ripened with calcium carbide

Ladi loves oranges and bought some from a hawker when their bus stopped in a town on her way from Lagos to Abuja. However,...

NAFDAC passes important information to Nigerians concerning ‘plastic fish’

- After ‘thorough investigation and analysis’, NAFDAC has assured Nigerians that there is no ‘plastic fish’ anywhere in the country - The agency says its...

You Can Get Cancer And Heart Disease From Consuming Public Foods — Study

Two medical researchers and nutritionists on Wednesday advised people to minimise their consumption of roadside snacks, saying they pose health dangers to the consumers. Dr...

World News

Reno Omokiri Reveals How Barack Obama Influenced Boko Haram Insurgency In Nigeria

Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri has reacted to the report that more Americans consider former US president, Barack Obama to be the worst president elected since World war...

Just In: Buhari, Emir of Qatar Meet Behind Closed-doors (Video)

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hammad Al-Thani, at the Presidential Villa. The emir...

ECOWAS, UNCHR To Join Forces In Protecting Refugees, IDPs Across West Africa

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) have moved to improve their collaboration in engendering mixed population flows...