5 Exercises You Can Do With a Chair

Incline push-up, seat tap, and standing side crunch are counted among the exercises you can do with a chair. What if I tell you that the chair is capable of aiding you with exercises that almost every gym equipment can do, would you believe? It is a thing of fact to know that the availability…

Cure for Sickle Cell Disease?

An American woman, Iesha Thomas, reportedly cured of sickle cell. If you or someone you know suffers from sickle cell disease, hope is on the way. Iesha Thomas, who suffered from the disease herself, is the first person to be cured. This is huge!!! Sickle cell affects 1 in every 500 African Americans in the…

What Parents Don’t Know About Sugar

What Parents Don’t Know About Sugar Healthy Eating Photo Mariam Moshinsky|CC Even when limiting the sweet-stuff, most parents seriously underestimate the impact of sugar on kids. But the news isn’t all bad.  Get the real nitty-gritty with these surprising facts about sugar and kids, including top science videos on sugar research. Surprising facts about sugar and kids #1: Sugar doesn’t make kids hyper….

Painkilling drugs linked to cardiac arrest

An international study has found a significant link between painkilling drugs, especially ibuprogen use and cardiac arrest. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that the danger has necessitated calls for tighter restrictions on the sale of all over-the-counter painkillers in Australia. It said that a 10-year Danish study of nearly 30,000 patients found the use of…

80 dead, 500 undergoing treatment as disease ravages Zamfara

No fewer than 269 Nigerians have been killed in the last few weeks by meningitis, across the country. And in Zamfara, where the death toll was as high as 80,  residents of Gusau, have appealed for government help to prevent the disease. The appeal was made by a cross section of residents interviewed by the News Agency…

6 Early Signs Of Heart Attack In Women

Heart attacks are deadly and surprisingly they present different symptoms in men and women! The classic symptoms like chest pains all the way down one arm associated with males may not necessarily happen in women. With women the symptoms are usually less prominent and almost ‘missable’. These symptoms are usually pointers to heart attacks in…