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Health Zone: Oral sex can give you untreatable ‘super gonorrhoea’ – World Health Organisation warns

  Gonorrhoea infections are increasing, but doctors are running out of antibiotics that can fight the increasingly resistant bacteria causing the sexually-transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Friday. Gonorrhoea is caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae or gonococcus. Experts said that incurable gonorrhoea has started to spread after becoming resistant to antibiotics, […]

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Health Zone: Nine ways to avoid bird flu

The Federal Government on Friday alerted Nigerians to the outbreak of Avian Influenza or bird flu in the Federal Capital Territory and seven states of the country. Gideon Mshelbwala, the Director of Veterinary and Pest Control Services, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, listed the states affected by the outbreak to include Bauchi, Kano, […]

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Health Zone: Chocolate consumption may lower heart disease risk – study

Eating chocolate on a regular basis may be associated with a lower risk of heart disease, a new study published online by Heart revealed. Researchers have discovered a link between moderate chocolate intake and a lowered risk of atrial fibrillation or flutter, the irregular heartbeat that can lead to stroke, heart failure and other serious […]

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Health Zone : Five shocking ways you can get pregnant without having sex

Technically it’s possible to get pregnant without having sex, even if you’re a virgin. That’s the submission of experts. They warn that if you’re not planning on having a baby any time soon, it’s important to know what kind of sexual behaviour might put you at risk of getting pregnant. Gynaecologists say basically, it’s very […]

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Health Zone: Heavily Processed Food Consumption Blamed for Stroke, Cancer, Heart Disease

A Professor of Applied Biochemistry at the Federal University of Technology, Akure ( FUTA), Ganiyu Oboh, has said that research has shown that at least four of the 10 leading causes of death like  heart disease, cancer, stroke and diabetes are directly related to food that human being consumed. The university don also identified protein […]

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Health Zone: Meningitis; Causes and How They’re Spread (Must Read)

Meningitis is the inflammation of the membranes that surround your brain and spinal cord. These membranes are called meninges, giving the illness the name “meningitis.” Bacterial meningitis is just one type of meningitis. There are also viral and fungal forms of the disease. Viral meningitis is the most common form of meningitis, while bacterial is […]

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Sex cures headache faster than painkillers – Scientists

Men sometimes complain that their wives usually develop headache around bedtime, leaving them with no choice than to allow madam have her deserved rest. However, researchers have said that the best cure for headache is that three-letter word, S-E-X! And it is as natural as it comes! Far from using a headache as an excuse […]

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Health Zone: Reasons men must sleep naked – Scientists

Except when they want to have sex, some men don’t think that it’s beneficial to sleep without wearing pants or boxer shorts. Yet, scientists are saying that there are inherent health advantages when men sleep naked from the waist down! What are these advantages? Read on! You’ll protect your testicles. Researchers warn that sleeping in […]

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Health Zone: Diabetes is one of the leading causes of death globally now, read some noticeable symptoms

Diabetes is a common life-long health condition, with over 422 million people suffering from it across the world. One of the symptoms of the disease is constant and unrelenting itching around the penis and the vagina. In fact, the disease is said to be one of the leading causes of death globally now. Early diagnosis […]

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Health Zone: Six health symptoms you must not ignore

  While you don’t have to be a health freak, there are certain symptoms you may not ignore… such as these ones… Weakness in arms and legs:If you get weak or numb in your arm, leg, or face, it can be a sign of a stroke, especially if it’s on one side of your body. […]

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Health Zone: Best time to have sex if you want a male or female child

It is a common saying that ‘timing is everything,’ but when it comes to sex, especially when it’s just for pleasure, that phrase may not readily apply.  Pleasurable sexual intercourse can be done at anytime and anywhere, because all that is important to enjoy it in that instance is the consent and cooperation of the […]

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Health Zone: Five reasons you should never try anal sex

Ordinarily, there should be only one (main) route to sexual satisfaction – intercourse, but in reality, people have devised several means to that destination, and one of the ways some people have adopted is anal sex. This means sex through the anus.  And the act seems to be growing, because in spite of the society’s […]

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Health Zone: Bananas are not just for monkeys, See why you should eat it regularly

Bananas are not just for monkeys. They are packed with nutrients which help you to be in good health. There are many reasons why you should eat bananas every day. But, these are some them: Bananas help to overcome depression due to high levels of tryptophan, which is converted into serotonin – the happy-mood brain […]

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Health Zone: 11 ways to know if your child is being sexually abused

The issue of child sexual abuse readily brings to mind the case of a 40-year-old teacher, Shaaibu Danladi, in Potiskum area of Yobe State, who allegedly raped a six-month-old baby until the baby’s intestines were damaged. Medical reports indicated that the baby sustained tear in her vagina down to her anus. The baby’s near coma […]

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Health Zone: Checking your smartphone in middle of the night is really damaging to your health (Must Read)

It’s something we’re all guilty of. You’re suddenly awake in the middle of the night and decide – for no reason whatsoever – to check your phone . Sleep experts have warned us over and over how looking at our phones at night can compromise our health. It’s all to do with the blue light our […]

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Health Zone: ‘Fast food, smoking, no exercise…’ Why majority of Nigerians have diabetes (Must Read)

Alcoholic drinks, smoking, consumption of fast food among other activities contribute to the increased rate of type 2 diabetes in the country, says Feyi Adegoke, president of Endocrine and Metabolism Society of Nigeria. Adegoke was quoted to have said this during the 38th scientific conference and annual general meeting of the society in Calabar, Cross River. […]

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Health Zone : Women who have early menopause more at risk of heart disease, experts warn

Women who enter the menopause early are at greater risk of developing coronary heart disease , warns new research. Researchers evaluated the effect of age at the onset of menopause and the duration since the onset of the change on cardiovascular disease (CVD). They said that up to one in 10 women experience natural menopause […]

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Health Zone: Why women should have sex until the day they die – Research

Research has shown that regular sex for women could help to cut their blood pressure – but it could kill their male partners.  It might be dangerous for some men to have sex after 60 but for older women it’s the opposite. Stop having sex and you will rob yourself of many emotional, physical and […]

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