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Cancer May Be Cured By Pawpaw (Carica Papaya) Seeds – Says Expert

A community health expert, Mrs Karounwi Israel, says pawpaw seeds can help in the management of diabetes, stop cancer growth, kill bacteria and heal viral infections. Mrs Israel, the President of KARIS, a non-governmental organisation, which teaches people on many wonders of plants and fruits, spoke with the News Agency of …

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Men’s Health: How To Avoid Prostrate Cancer – Part 1

Men are prone to prostate cancer, but many of them do not know much about the ailment. So, the need to make screening for prostate cancer easily accessible to men has become imperative in order to guarantee long life, stable health and better economy. Many notable Nigerians, including Alhaji Abdul-Azeez …

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FG Hails Nigerian Doctor Who Operated On Unborn Baby

The Federal Government has commended a US-based Nigerian surgeon, Dr Oluyinka Olutoye, who successfully removed tumour from a baby in her mother’s womb. In a statement in Abuja, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, said that Nigerian Government and people were …

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Doctors March On Aso Rock, Seek Increased Funding Of Health Sector

Doctors, civil society organisations and other stakeholders in the health sector yesterday marched on the Presidential Villa, Abuja to demand increased funding of the health sector. Though the Department of State Services (SSS) stopped the protesters at the entrance of the villa, they however, submitted their petition for transmission to …

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Police investigate Irish national, for deliberately infecting girls with HIV in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has initiated an investigation on the allegation by a young lady, one Helen that her boyfriend, one James Turner, an expatriate from Ireland, deliberately infected her with HIV alongside two others. The victim, a Benue State indigene, who spoke with journalists at the Ikeja Police …

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The hanging gardens of Heathrow – London airport installs wall of 1,680 plants to help tackle travel rage

The London airport has installed a vertical garden of 1,680 plants in a bid to de-stress passengers The shrubs were chosen based on those used to refresh the air on the International Space Station There is no word on how much the large floral feature – which is on a six-month …

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Mango leaves as cure for diabetes – Professor Adeniji

Prof. Moses Adeniji, a Consultant Plant Pathologist at the Herbal Treatment Home of Human Diseases, Orogun, Ibadan, has disclosed that mango leaves can successfully cure diabetes at the early stage. Adeniji made this disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Ibadan on Wednesday. He said that the …

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Jos University Teaching Hospital threatens to stop feeding patients over complaints

The management of the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) on Wednesday threatened to stop feeding patients if complaints against the gesture persisted. Its Chief Medical Director (CMD), Prof. Edmund Banwat, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos that the initiative, which is heavily subsidised by the hospital, was …

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