FDA-approved artificial sweeteners and sport supplements were found to be toxic to digestive gut microbes, according to a new paper published in Molecules by researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.
The collaborative st [...]
Planned intermittent fasting may help to reverse type 2 diabetes, suggest doctors writing in the journal BMJ Case Reports after three patients in their care, who did this, were able to cut out the need for insulin treatment altogether.
Around one in 10 people in the US and Canada have type 2 di [...]
A suspected cable thief has been electrocuted as he made attempt to vandalise a transformer in Abuja.
The middle-aged man, eyewitnesses said, was yet to gain full entry into the transformer when he got electrocuted.
The incident occurred by a popular eatery on Kalabari Road in Karu, a sa [...]
The National Population Commission of Nigeria, NPC, has estimated that no fewer than 19 million Nigerians are living with disabilities.
The chairman of the commission, Eze Duruiheoma (SAN), announced this during the 73rd UN General Assembly General Discussion of Agenda 28 on Social Development [...]
Cross-carpeting from one political party to another has become a tradition politicians observe in the months preceding elections to protect their interests. While some view the practice as political realignments, others consider it a desperate move by politicians who have no chances of holding [...]
Federal Ministry of Health has launched three key areas for reproductive health document towards scaling up family planning in Nigeria.
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, launched the document in Abuja.
The minister, who was represented at the event by director, Family Health Depar [...]
The Federal Ministry of Health has launched the Medical Research Foundation with a view to funding health medical research across the country.
The foundation was launched in Abuja, during the national workshop on strengthening health research capacity organized by the Medical Research Ins [...]
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