Ordinary conditioner removes head lice eggs ‘as effectively as specialised products’

Ordinary hair conditioner removes head lice eggs as effectively as special products, new research suggests.…

Candlelit dinners really could be good for the heart

By Fiona Macrae  A candlelit dinner works wonders for romance. Now scientists say it could…

Children born to older fathers have a higher risk of autism

By Jenny Hope Children born to older dads run a higher risk of having autism,…

Obese women are active for just one hour a year, study finds

By Emma Innes Obese women get just one hour of vigorous exercise each year, new…

Juvenile arthritis: Patient seeks public’s assistance

By Abbas Aminu Bamalli A 22 year-old lady Hafsat Hassan, is suffering from a disease…

FG to sanction media organisations advertising un-registered medical products

By Abbas Aminu Bamalli The Federal Government has vowed to sanction any media organisations that…

Taking your child to a pediatrician increases flu risk – doctors are a health risk for children: Study

A new study published in the March issue of Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology shows…

Pregnant women should avoid Vitamin A – Physician

A General Physician Dr. Adeolu Arikawe, has advised pregnant women to avoid the intake of…

Rotary releases $7.7m to fight polio in Nigeria

By Abbas Aminu Bamalli The continued fight to eliminate polio in Africa and Asia has…

One in four miscarriages ‘could be prevented with changes to a woman’s lifestyle’

By Jenny Hope Medical Correspondent One in four miscarriages might be preventable, researchers have said.…