Some natural answers to sickle cell problems

When I can these days, I keep away from local news broadcast on radio and television. For the news train hardly brings the good cheer. Most of the time, the news is about the...

Will Prince Momoh help us kill mosquitoes?

I PRAY that Prince Tony Momoh, nominated for chairmanship of Nigeria's electricity regulating authority, is still his good, old self, or, better still, has become more adroit, like aged wine. In the days I...

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...

Your nail as a mirror of your health

Mother Nature is wonderful and kind. There is nothing which goes on inside our bodies that is not mirrored, one way or the other, by some organs outside the body. The nails of the...

High Blood Sugar Crashes 125 Points in 5 Days

Congratulation, Mrs. X. she telephoned me on Friday last week to break the news I was eagerly waiting to hear. Her blood sugar had dropped by a whopping 125 points in only five days....

Agro-dollar rain about to fall in Nigeria

IN many parts of Nigeria, the government of Lagos State is still on top of the rice talk chart. Rice talk has been going on everywhere in the country since Nigeria's foreign income fell...

SOME ANXIOUS MOMENTS IN THE OTHER ROOM (5)

WHEN I am asked by a man advancing in years what he can do to overcome erectile dysfunction, I counter reply with a counter question: Are you hypertensive and taking anti-hypertensive pharmaceutical drugs? Most...

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...

Understanding and erasing stretch marks from skin 1

Diamonds are said to be a woman’s best friends. But I doubt if there is any woman who would like to have them in exchange for stretch marks. These anti-beauty marks which may appear...

Gen. Martin Osahor and Nigeria – made Noni Juice

Major General Martin Chukudi Osahor (rtd) is a present tense man. A man of such description fits the high bill of the Newsmaker, a terrific column where The Guardian newspaper, in its days of...

In The Other Room