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...

Cold Water Alone Not Ok In Hot Weather

NIGERIA’s weather will be hot this year, according to the weather man. Already, it is so hot that handkerchiefs, like iced water and other iced drinks, are selling like hot cakes. Even the laundries...
Olufemikusa - preventing malaria from mosquito bite

Sleeping Safely And Soundly In A Mosquito Den

SMALL DOCTOR, where art thou? This is the season of the rain and of the mosquito! Small Doctor is the nickname of Temitope Adekunle the musician from downtrodden Agege, a suburb of Lagos, who sang...
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Will Nigeria Join World’s Organic Farming Revolution?

THERE is no doubt any longer that our food from our once natural farms now to our kitchens and lining tablets in Nigeria with killer poisons in the forms of Pesticides and herbicides. All...
Olufemikusa red algae aricle

Red algae 2016 upcoming herbal medicine…(8)

WE live in a world of colours. Back in primary school, we learned about ROYGBIV… Red, Orange, yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo and Violet. ROYGBIV is the formula for tracking them. We had Crayons of...
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Mango Peel: 2016 Upcoming Herbal Medicine (7)

LAST Thursday (17 February, 2016), I hinted that I could hardly wait for this year’s mango season to break in full steam. Mangoes are here in trickles, I said, noting that, being premature, they...
Olufemi Kusa Herbal Health on Bromelain

Bromelain… 2016 upcoming herbal medicine (6)

THE promise made last week (4 February, 2016) to give Dr. Axe the floor today is kept in the following article in which he shares his knowledge of pineapple and Bromelain, one of its...
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Cherries, Bromelain…2016 upcoming herbal medicine (5)

Mother Nature is ushering in a new season. The harmattan is gone. The orange, dehydrated, may become juicy and sweet again. I am still enjoying the gift of orange peel powder. Have you tried...

Papain, pawpaw seeds and pineapple peel

Is Sunday Papa Danson still out there… and listening Has he heard? Of papain tablets? Pawpaw seeds, like the leaves, sap of the unripe fruit and skin are medicinal. So is the peel of...
Olufemi Kusa - Banana Peel: 2016 upcoming herbal medicine

Banana Peel: 2016 upcoming herbal medicine…(4)

WHEN I told Sunday Papa Danson last week that banana peel has caught my attention as a nutritional or food supplement, he screamed: “Are we now animals?” Papa is an always funny young man who...

In The Other Room