Depression and rising cases of suicide in Nigeria

CONTROVERSY is still trailing the death of Nigerian Navy's Rear Admiral Teikumo Daniel Ikoli, who was originally thought to be Nigeria's latest suicide case. The late Rear Admiral Ikoli was the fleet commander of...

Some natural cures for cerebrospinal meningitis

CEREBROSPINAL meningitis, a team leader of hot weather diseases in Nigeria, is striking again with characteristic deftness. This time, it has swept through northern parts of the country as usual and is hitting at...

Any Five super food supplements for wellness?

In the Kusa Green Pasture Herbs chat group two weeks ago, someone asked me to name five super food supplements for wellness. My understanding of the question was the search for five magic bullet...
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WOMEN, “TOILET INFECTIONS” AND SOME VAGINAL ISSUES (3)

We are still in the woman’s world to which caring men are invited.  After all, women are the mothers, aunts, nieces and sisters of men. To the doctor’s clinics where “toilet infections” and vaginal...

WOMEN, TOILET INFECTIONS AND SOME VAGINAL ISSUES (2)

We are getting to a point in this series where I believe I would require a lion’s heart and, perhaps, a Lion’s Mane mushroom food supplement to make ways through a thick forest. A...

Random thoughts about aflatoxin, pawpaw leaf detox (1)

PAWPAW leaf tea, juice and salad are catching on. I almost let out the cat in today's bag at 6:59a.m last Sunday when Mr. Abayomi Olugbemi, 55, a civil servant in Kogi State telephoned...

Aflatoxins in Nigerian foods, cancer, HIV…antidotes

DESPITE the searing heat, Nigeria farmers are back to the land, preparing their farms for the cultivation of this season's crops. As I suggested in this column last Thursday, under the title AGRO-DOLLAR RAIN...

A claim of coconut oil cure for cancer

WE live in a world of edible oils. Mr Lade Bonuola (a.k.a LADBONE) told me many times he knew of palm oil as an edible oil only when he came from his home town,...

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 ANXIOUS MOMENTS IN THE OTHER ROOM…(4)

MANY men know little or nothing about PEYRONIES but suffer from it in varying degrees, in extreme cases embarrassed to strip before a woman. Peyronies is curvature of the penis, which may sometimes be...

In The Other Room