Olufemikusa

PRISCILLA ADEBAYO, HEAT STROKE AND CHILD RIGHTS

Seven-year-old Priscilla Adebayo died at the Gbagada general hospital on 19 February 2020, which is two Wednesdays ago, of symptoms which resembled those of heat exhaustion or heat stroke, as doctors and other medical...
Olufemikusa

BEATING FRIENDLY FIRES OF TRIGGER HAPPY IMMUNE SYSTEM

I remembered a newspaper photographer killed about 20 years ago by rampaging soldiers when someone spoke with me last week about systemic lupus erythematous (SLE). We were in the newsroom when the news came...
olufemiksa

HEALTH GAINS IN LAGOS WITHOUT BIKES, MARUA

Everything works for good, we always say, implying that light must show up at the end of a dark tunnel or that, as daylight follows night fall, one door must open as one door...

LASSA FEVER, CORONA FEVER, THE PLAGUE

Whenever I hear the news of Lassa fever, Corona fever, Ebola fever or Dengue fever on the news these days my thoughts hurry back to the plague or bubonic plague which wiped out more...

HUMAN PAPILLOMAVIRUS, CERVICAL CANCER, MEN’S FEARS

Kemi Asekun encouraged me last Saturday, through her good health interview on Ray power FM radio station in Lagos, to devote this column to some alternative medicine ideas on Human PAPILO VIRUS(HPV) and cervical...

WHICH IS THE BETTER, HEALTHIER STOOL… THE STOOL THAT SINKS OR THE STOOL THAT...

When I AM asked the question, I ask a counter question: What is the water closet designed for? Is it for stool to sink into the water, probably dissolve in it, and then be...

PROTECT YOUR VISION WITH POWER (ENERGY) EYES GLASSES

We live in a predictable , gigantic world intelligently governed by unbending laws of creation, one of which is the LAW OF BALANCE. We encounter the law of balance, for example, every where we...

MEMORIES OF 2019, OUTLOOK OF 2020

I ATE chicken on CHRISTMAS DAY 2019, the first time in about 20 years. For people who know my aversion for poultry chicken and turkey, I would like to quickly say that no witch...

ENERGY BOXER, MALE ISSUES, OTHER QUESTIONS

We are back on the market again today, to talk about yet another health enhancing energy gadget and e-business. Only last Thursday, this column mentioned power or energy eye glasses for eye health (please...

WORLD HIV Day: CBD OIL “New Level Option?

Last Sunday was WORLD HIV DAY.The drum and the red carpet were rolled out for antiretroviral medicine and all that bring so little or no real cheer. No meaningful attention was given to CBD...

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