Miscarriage: Causes, Signs, and What to Expect

Learn why miscarriage happens, its warning signs, and what to do once it occurs. What is a miscarriage? Miscarriage or spontaneous abortion, or otherwise known as the...

Ask A Gynecologist: ‘Can Rough Sex Harm My Vagina?’

Finally, we're bringing you very public answers to some of your most private questions. When sexual and vaginal health concerns arise, our OB/GYN and...

Depression (major depressive disorder)

Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. Also called major depressive disorder or clinical depression,...

Are Coca-Cola Products in Nigeria Safe? :Everything you need to know…

Issues Arising From the Lagos High Court Judgement in Fijabi Holdings and another versus Nigerian Bottling Company and NAFDAC Background Arising from the recent court judgement on...

Earwax In Toddlers: Should It Be Removed?

The mildly sticky substance that lines up the canal of your ear is not dirt, but it is called ear wax or cerumen. It...

The 3 Household Poison Your Toddlers Are Most Likely To Consume...

Everybody knows that you need to keep babies away from poison. And that’s not just because pediatricians insists on it, It’s more because your kids...

Infertility not a death sentence! – Dr Abayomi Ajayi, MD Nordica...

Dr Abayomi Ajayi is a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist and Managing Director, Nordica Fertility Centre, Lagos, a clinic that specialises in the treatment of...

Should Mothers Choose Epidurals?

Using Epidural Anesthesia During Labor: Benefits And Risks World over Epidural anesthesia is the most popular method of pain relief during labor. Women request an epidural by...

The Risk of Obesity in Nigerian Children

Children in the west African country- Nigeria have few weight-related health and medical problems than adults. However, overweight children are at high risk of becoming...

Nigerian returnees from Libya share gory tales of rape, torture

On Tuesday, 161 Nigerians returned voluntarily from Libya, assisted by the International Organisation for Migration after being detained for several months in Libya. They said...

Abuja Hospital Removes 24kg Tumor From Patient!

Nigerians have been advised to see their doctor at the earliest possible time for urgent medical attention whenever they notice any abnormal growth in...

Why sex addicts feel lonely on ValentinesDay

For single ladies and guys, which includes more than half of the Nigerian population, Valentine’s Day can feel like the world's loneliest holiday. No matter...

Are you always tired? Fatigue and dizziness can be signs that...

What you should know : You Don't Check Your Blood Sugar People with type 2 diabetes can often keep their blood sugar levels under control with...

Stop! Consumption of ponmo, assorted meat increases risk of colon cancer,...

Consumers of ponmo, shaki, ifun, abodi, roundabout, and other forms of orisi-risi (assorted) meat parts including smoked fish, have been cautioned to minimise the...

This is when to take your cough seriously!

Almost never, actually. If you have a cough, especially if you’ve had it for several weeks or more, there’s probably a reason worth checking...

The Shocking Effects of Skin Bleaching!

Some people believe lightening their skins make them more beautiful and hence go into bleaching, whitening or toning. Wait... let's get something clear! Bleaching is the...

10 Most Common Reasons Why Your Baby Wakes Up At Night

The first year and a half is usually the worst phase of sleeplessness at night for the newborn and so the toughest phase for...

SHUT DOWN LAGOS!: Celebrities march for invisible disease in women

Endometriosis Support Group Nigeria is committed to raising awareness on endometriosis and providing help and support for those affected. Endometriosis is a condition that affects...

CERVICAL CANCER: A”PREVENTABLE” AND YET ONE OF THE COMMONEST CANCERS IN...

WHAT IT IS? It’s the kind of cancer that arises from the cervix (entrance into the womb). If you still remember our discusion on cancers...

5 Foods And Drinks To Avoid Before Going To Bed Tonight :...

  Make no mistake: your choice of late-night snack will have significant bearing on your sleep cycle. The wrong food or drink can subtract precious...