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...

Healing touches of 4 O’clock flower, Marvel of Peru

HAPPY New year. We pray to migrate to a New year from the old with no deficit carry-over, lest an old wine inexcusably find its way into a new bottle. But this is almost...

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 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...

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...
Okufemikusa mango peel

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...

‘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 2017 (6)

THERE are two deficits in this series to remind us of the herbs and other natural medicines which helped to safeguard our health last year. One is the conclusion on the feature on SODIUM....

Does milk consumption promote breast cancer?

A LONG time ago, the Wise One said: "Everything must become new." I was about 28 when I stood before this monumental admonition. I was striving to explore existence, followed everywhere, as it were,...

Food and medicine in your flower beds (1)

ON December 10 last year, I was a guest speaker at a training programme in Lagos for women who wished to improve the health of members of their families, using herbs and medicinal food...

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