God sent Type C Meningitis to punish Nigerians for their sins – Gov. Yari

ABUJA- Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the outbreak of Type C Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country was a direct punishment from God to the people of Nigeria for their various sinful acts.

God sent Type C Meningitis to punish Nigerians for their sins – Gov. Yari

*says leaders ‘re messengers By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA- Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the outbreak of Type C Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country was a direct punishment from God to the people of Nigeria for their various sinful acts. He said that God had always sent strange illnesses which had no […]

10 factors responsible for low sperm count

A man’s fertility rate generally relies on the quantity and quality of his sperm. If the amount of sperm a man ejaculates is low or if the sperm is of poor quality, it will be difficult and sometimes impossible for him to impregnate a female.

A man’s fertility rate generally relies on the quantity and quality of his sperm. If the amount of sperm a man ejaculates is low or if the sperm is of poor quality, it will be difficult and sometimes impossible for him to impregnate a female. According to Prof. Oladapo Ashiru, a male infertility is usually […]

Here’s why men need regular erection

Men should have erections regularly to keep their penis in great shape. That’s the verdict of scientists. “If a man does not have regular erection, the penis may shrink,” says an Associate Professor and Residency Programme Director of the Urology Division at Southern Illinois University’s School of Medicine, Dr. Tobias Köhler. Köhler notes that the […]

Grooming pubic hair may raise STI risk

People who are sexually active and who regularly groom their pubic hair may be more likely to contract sexually transmitted infections than those who don’t groom their pubic hair at all, according to a new study. People in the study who regularly groomed their pubic hair were 80 percent more likely to report contracting a […]

You can now test yourself for HIV

Bukola Adebayo You better believe what you have just read. When it comes to HIV/AIDS, the new word in the medical world is self-testing. With the advent of new technologies in medicine, you and I can know our HIV status with a simple test that can be taken in the privacy of our homes. Nowadays, […]

Superbugs: A bigger threat than cancer by 2050

According to an alarming new Al Jazeera documentary: • 58 000 babies die in India, each year, from superbugs • Up to 80% of infections in newborns in India are resistant to multiple powerful antibiotics • Hidden camera footage shows how easy it is to buy antibiotics over the counter without a prescription • Superbugs […]

35 per cent decline in sperm count: Infertile men everywhere!

By Chioma Obinna Mention “Infertility” and cold shivers run down peoples’ spines. Infertility threatens the love, peace and joy in a home.   Many homes are faced with the agony of childlessness and infertility is fast becoming a plague. The desire of every couple is to become parents within the first or second year of […]

Regular sexual activity is good for your health

Regular sexual activity is good for your health

Oladapo Ashiru, Professor of Anatomy/Consultant Reproductive Endocrinologist,dapo.ashiru@medicalartcenter.com  0700 MARTCENTER Men who have sex at least two times in a week can almost halve their risk of heart disease, a new research says. The study, which was conducted with over 1,000 men, describes sex as an activity that involves intense physical and emotional elements. Sexual intercourse […]

Liberia after Ebola – turning midwives into surgeons

Liberian midwives are being trained as surgeons to assume the role of maternal health doctors killed by Ebola, according to a recent episode of The Cure, Al Jazeera’s award-winning medical series. South African Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng travelled to Liberia to investigate. “Liberia has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world,” she says. […]

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