Mimosa, dozens of benefits from a Sensitive Plant

LIKE the pure virgin maiden repulsed by the dirty fingers of the scraggy man, MIMOSA PUDICA (Touch Me Not or Sensitive plant) quickly hides its face and body from the prowling fingers. The rapidity...

Slowly but surely, Nigeria imbibes organic farming

OLUSOLA SOWEMIMO (MRS) takes the floor of this column today, for reasons I will soon explain. A dynamic woman, you would not believe she is a lawyer when you find her on the farm...

Beating Erectile Dysfunction, building staying power

ALMOST everyone over 50 lives with one health challenge or the other under the cover of his or her clothes. What one person may consider too insignificant to think or worry about may appear...

Welcome Ladies, to Panty Liner Vogue

What may be described as another revolution in hygienic care of a woman’s secret place is sweeping quietly through Nigeria. Gone for good are those days when the 20th Century grandmother caught her monthly...

A Season of Seasonal Affective Disorders (SAD)…1

THE Weather is changing in Nigeria, from the cool or cold of the rain fall months to the searing heat of the interlude days between the rains and the harmattan season in December or...

Some Causes of pain and some solution 2

There’s no doubt that ours is a near-empty civilization, when it comes to healing simple body ailments with simple provision for them from Mother Nature. When my younger sister was a teenager, she suffered...

Anti-aging tips for Buhari in Change era (6)

MANY thoughts must be swirling in the head of President – elect Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd). Lame duck President Ebele Jonathan, who will quit office in about 14 days, has suddenly abandoned the toga...

NATURAL REMEDIES

Parable of a truck load of terrible diseases This week, Mr Hycinth Uzor is likely to be in mourning mood again. He does for long whenever one of his friends or class-mates at Fatimah...

‘The Big VD’ and cold fish syndrome

Let's not beat about the bush...The big VD is not about any terrible venereal disease...but about VAGINAL DRYNESS! And the cold fish syndrome? That's about women who fail to light up in the bedroom...

Some herbal guardians of health in 2018 (5)

Hawthorn berries (Crataegus spp.) TWO deaths last month got me thinking about Hawthorn berries. Just before the first one, I noticed that one of my acquaintances always breathed heavily, almost gasping for breath, on little...

In The Other Room