Rheumatoid Arthritis

HEALTH: Nutritional management of rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammation of the joints of unknown cause. It is most frequent in middle aged women. It affects the small joints...
A pregnant woman getting check up

Anaemia In Pregnancy

Anaemia is defined as reduction in circulating haemoglobin mass below the critical level. The normal haemoglobin (Hb) concentration in the body is between 12-14...
Gestational diabetes

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM)

Gestational diabetes (GDM) is a form of glucose intolerance first diagnosed during pregnancy. Approximately 7% of all pregnancies are complicated by GDM, and women...
Guava

Guava tree for healthy hair growth

Did you know that the so called unwanted plant in your back yard or garden can become wanted? Most time we tend to plant...
DTN Oyebamiji Emmanuel

Dietary Approach to Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is typically a progressive disease which is characterized by the inability of the kidney function to return to normal after...
Healthy food

Keys to healthy living

Everybody wants to look good, have the right body and feels comfortable as well as stay off the clinic or hospital -no one wants...

Cleanliness: Everybody Responsibility

By Bassey Patricia Often time we blame the government for many mishaps, stating what they should do or what they are supposed to do that...

Medical nutritional therapy for asthma

Asthma is manifest by attacks of dyspnea (respiratory difficulty) accompanied by wheezing, cough, expectoration, and chest pressure. Asthma is a result of spasms and...

Gastroesphageal reflux disease and nutrition- By Oyebamiji Emmanuel Aanuoluwapo

Gastroephageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs as a result of reflux of gastric contents into the esophagus. The lower esophageal sphincter (LES) normally serves as...

Hidden healing power in pineapple

History tells that 1493 the inhabitants of the Antillean Island of Guadeloupe offered Christopher Columbus a pineapple, which he took to be a variety...