Month: Sep 2018

Chemical skin bleaching is harmful, See   safer and better alternatives

Chemical skin bleaching is harmful, See safer and better alternatives

It is now known that chemical bleaching can lead to serious skin and health conditions which include: permanent skin bleaching, thinning of skin, uneven colour loss, leading to a blotchy appearance, redness and intense irritation, dark grey spots, skin cancer, acne, increase in appetite and weight gain, osteoporosis, neurological and kidney damage due to high level … Continue reading Chemical skin bleaching is harmful, See safer and better alternatives

Labour Yields to FG’s Pressure, May Call Off Strike Monday

Labour Yields to FG’s Pressure, May Call Off Strike Monday

The organised labour may call off Monday the strike action it embarked upon last Thursday. A top government official who did not want to be named said this followed talks between Federal Government officials and labour leaders at the weekend. He disclosed that organised labour might announce the suspension of the strike on Monday ahead … Continue reading Labour Yields to FG’s Pressure, May Call Off Strike Monday

Stand Down or Face Impeachment, Tinubu’s Camp Threatens Ambode

Stand Down or Face Impeachment, Tinubu’s Camp Threatens Ambode

Gov’s insistence on primary foils Sanwo-Olu’s adoption as consensus candidate Support group condemns call for governor to step down Osinbajo did not endorse anyone As high-wired intrigues continue to play out in Lagos State over the incumbent governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode’s re-election bid, competent sources Saturday revealed that a key segment of the party led … Continue reading Stand Down or Face Impeachment, Tinubu’s Camp Threatens Ambode

10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication

10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication

By making these 10 lifestyle changes, you can lower your blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease. By Mayo Clinic Staff If you've been diagnosed with high blood pressure, you might be worried about taking medication to bring your numbers down. Lifestyle plays an important role in treating your high blood pressure. If … Continue reading 10 ways to control high blood pressure without medication

How to Develop Good Study Habits:  18 Keys to Successful Study

How to Develop Good Study Habits: 18 Keys to Successful Study

Developing good study habits mean you use your time well. Time, of course, is the most valuable resource we have; but it's unbelievably easy to waste. Improving your time management means you can decrease the time it takes to do your work but still increase the quality of what you produce. In other words, less can produce … Continue reading How to Develop Good Study Habits: 18 Keys to Successful Study

The health benefits of tomatoes

The health benefits of tomatoes

By Nicola Shubrook Juicy and sweet, fresh tomatoes are a delicious addition to salads, while the canned variety can be used to make delicious sauces for pasta dishes, stews and curries. But did you know that tomatoes also pack a whole host of health benefits too? Although often treated as a vegetable in cooking, the tomato … Continue reading The health benefits of tomatoes

Nigeria: Dangers of Sterile Politics

Nigeria: Dangers of Sterile Politics

Chris O. Nwedo christonwedo@gmail.com Democratic politics in Nigeria is as contemptible as it is due to social, political and economic imbalances. There are no platforms for equality in the distribution of rights while injustices and poverty  are prevalent. Injustice prevents parity in access to structures of growth and development while ignorance and poverty are mental … Continue reading Nigeria: Dangers of Sterile Politics

Minimum Wage: Labour Adamant, Begins Nationwide Strike Today

Minimum Wage: Labour Adamant, Begins Nationwide Strike Today

Despite pressure from the federal government, the organised labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and United Labour Congress (ULC), yesterday insisted on commencing a nationwide strike to demand a quick implementation of a new minimum wage for workers in the country. There is palpable fear in the land that baring … Continue reading Minimum Wage: Labour Adamant, Begins Nationwide Strike Today

Causes of Watery Semen

Causes of Watery Semen

By James Roland Introduction Semen is the fluid released through the male urethra during ejaculation. It carries sperm and fluids from the prostate gland and other male reproductive organs. Normally, semen is a thick, whitish liquid. However, several conditions can change the color and consistency of semen. Watery semen can be a sign of low … Continue reading Causes of Watery Semen