Cell Phone Radiation Can Cause Cancers of the Heart, Brain and Adrenal Glands – 10 Years Study

There is now ‘clear evidence’ that cell phone radiation can cause cancers of the heart, brain and adrenal glands, a landmark National Institutes of Health (NIH) study warns. A final report, released today, confirms the preliminary findings that were released in 2016 after scientists were alarmed by early indications that cell radiation may be carcinogenic. […]

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Why Sleep deprivation kills by Lauren Friedman

Many people think they can get by on less than seven to nine hours per night — the amount of sleep doctors recommend for most adults — or say they need to sleep less because of work or family obligations. Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk recently acknowledged in an interview with the New York Times that his long work hours are taking […]

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A Month Before A Heart Attack, Your Body Will Warn You With These 9 Signals

In recent decades, scientists have realized that heart attack symptoms can be quite different for women than for men. In 2003, the journal Circulation published the findings of a multicenter study of 515 women who’d experienced a heart attack. The most frequently reported symptoms didn’t include chest pain. Instead, women reported unusual fatigue, sleep disturbances, and anxiety. Nearly […]

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Red Alert: Eating Fruits Ripen with Calcium Carbide may Cause Cancer, Kidney or Heart Diseases

Artificial ripening of fruits with calcium carbide has continued in the country exposing consumers to high risk of developing cancer, kidney and heart diseases, Daily Trust reports. Farmers and fruit dealers are in a hurry to meet the huge national demand for fruits especially mango, banana, plantain and oranges and as result they freely resort […]

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7 things you can do to prevent a stroke – Harvard Report

What can you do to prevent stroke? Age makes us more susceptible to having a stroke, as does having a mother, father, or other close relative who has had a stroke. You can’t reverse the years or change your family history, but there are many other stroke risk factors that you can control—provided that you’re […]

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Checkmating Tobacco Industry Infiltration Dominates Debate as Treaty Talks Begins in Geneva

Nigeria and 180 other countries meeting in Geneva, Switzerland for the Eighth Conference of the Parties (COP8) of the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) have expressed worry about tobacco industry influencing the talks. At the conference which began today (October 1) and runs through 6 October, calls for live-streaming of the […]

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Is there Biosafety in Nigeria? By Nnimmo Bassey

    At a recent HOMEF dialogue with farmers, most of the participants declared that they have never heard of anything called genetically modified organisms (GMOs). When they got to know what GMOs are, they all declared that genetically modified crops are bad for our agriculture and overall environment. Despite huge financial outlays in modern […]

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Study: The More Trees We’re Surrounded By, The Lower Our Stress Levels

  Lining city streets with trees reduces physiological symptoms of stress in humans. The thicker the tree cover, the lower the stress levels, study finds. We all know that a walk in nature can help slow the maddening pace of modern life and bring us back into the moment, but a recent study tells us […]

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THE ROOT CAUSE OF DEPRESSION AND HOW TO HEAL IT by Azriel ReShel

We all know it, that dull ache of pointlessness, overwhelming sadness and a deep lack of interest in life. The fog of listless pain that blows in and then settles, trapping us inside it. Most of us have suffered at some point in our lives from depression. Be it a mild version following a major […]

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