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  • How Regular Exercise Lowers Death Risk 

    Muanya, C. (The Guardian (Nig.) Limited, 2019-02-05)
    People who spend a lot of time in one place are more likely to experience some adverse health conditions, such as obesity. However, a new study has revealed that even a small amount of exercise can have a significant impact ...
  • How Nigeria Can Maximize Potentials of Sesame Seeds 

    Akinfenwa, G. (Guardian Newspaper Limited, 2019-02-24)
    Sesame presents huge opportunity for the country in terms of generating export revenue. Aside the fact that it has numerous health and industrial benefits and widely used for baking, medicine, cosmetics and animal feeds, ...
  • Four Ways To Beat Insomnia, By Scientist 

    Guardian Newspapers (Guardian Newspaper Limited, 2019-02-27)
    People with insomnia struggle to get good night sleep and wonder how to sleep better. They may be plagued by trouble falling asleep, unwelcome awakenings during the night, or fitful sleep alone or in combination. Insomnia ...
  • Fresh Concerns Over Chemicals For Ripening Fruits, Softening Foods 

    Muanya, C. (Guardian Newspapers Limited, 2019-05-02)
    Fruit ripening is an unnatural process in which the fruit goes through various chemical changes and gradually becomes sweet and coloured which is hazardous to health but with the advancement of science & technology, ...
  • Creating Wealth Through Walnut Farming 

    Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-06-17)
    Walnut farming has attained global increase due to its rising importance as fruit and quality timber. Walnut is one of the best food for the heart, which can be attributed to its richness in potassium.
  • Cocoyam Cultivation: Economic Potential, Health Benefits 

    Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-11)
    In Nigeria, cocoyam is mostly popular among the south easterners and is eaten in various forms such as boiled and eaten with red oil; made into paste among others. Cocoyam leaf is also used as vegetable in soups. Following ...
  • Tackling Illegal Mining 

    Daily Sun (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-03-17)
    Report by the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) Says that in spite of the Federal Government resolve to diversify the economy through the exploitation of solid minerals, among others, it is sad ...
  • Detoxification Boosts Fertility in Couples Undergoing IVF 

    Muanya, C. (Guardian Newspapers Limited, 2019-05-23)
    Nigerian researchers have demonstrated how supervised modern day type of detoxification may positively affect fertility indices in infertile couples who undergo assisted reproductive technology in-vitro fertility. It is ...
  • Fresh Alarm Over Nigerias Rising Youth Unemployment 

    Igomu, T. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-25)
    On Saturday, March 15, 2014, millions of Nigerians stormed several locations for an aptitude test to enable them to get enlisted into the Nigeria immigration service. At the end of the exercise, 16 of the applicants met ...
  • With Holy Trinity SPA & Health Farm, Ghana Targets Africa's Medical Tourism Market. 

    Nwanne, C. (Guardian Newspapers (Nig.) Limited, 2019-02-02)
    Health tourism covers those types of tourism, which have as a primary motivation the contribution to physical, mental and / or spiritual health through medical and wellness-based activities. It sheds light on the factors ...
  • Exploiting Economic Potential in Grape Farming 

    Anyanwu, C. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-24)
    Grapes, which are also known botanically as berries are fruits that have received great acceptance by majority of people in Nigeria. Aside their health values, grapes have great economic potential when cultivated on a ...
  • Why Nigerians Maritime Potential Remains Untaped 

    Agbota, S. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-27)
    Around the world, maritime activities are crucial and play a key role in the alleviation of poverty and creating wealth because the sector constitutes an important source of income and employment for many people in maritime ...
  • Why Nigerians Maritime Potential Remains Untaped 

    Agbota, S. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-02-25)
    Around the world, maritime activities are crucial and play a key role in the alleviation of poverty and creating wealth because the sector constitutes an important source of income and employment for many people in maritime ...
  • Gender Equality and Sustainable Development 

    Daily Sun (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-03-20)
    Daily Sun notes that the idea of the equality of men and women has engaged the human race from time immemorial, but only in the last 150 years did it begin to gain clarity. Yet for many countries, women were made to go ...
  • FUTO Stands Out Among Universities 

    FUTO, IPRPU (Federal University of Technology, Owerri, 2009)
  • Women and Breast Cyst 

    Obinna, D. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-01-24)
    Breast cyst is described as a fluid filled sacs inside the breast, which are usually not cancerous, and it is common in women. The symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and alternative medicine were listed. It also add ...
  • What You Should Know About Dehydration 

    Ejiogu, E. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2019-01-27)
    This article notes that dehydration occurs when more water and fluids leave the body than it enters. It listed more facts about dehydration, its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Its complications ...
  • Black Soldier Flies Farming Can Save 60% Animal Feeds 

    Agbota, S. (The Sun Publishing Limited, 2018-10-29)
    It is projected that by 2050, world population will increase by 2 billion people. Consequently, demand for animal protein – fish, chicken, pork to mention but a few will increase. Poultry farmers are looking for other ...
  • Tertiary Institutions Shut Down as ASUU, ASUP, SSANU Boycott Duties 

    Adesulu, D. (Vanguard Media Limited, 2018-12-20)
    The paper notes that in what appears to be a total shut-down of our tertiary education, some stakeholders are calling for a declaration of state of emergency in the sector as Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU and ...
  • Cybercrime, Culture and Mental Health 

    Oyewole, A. (Punch Nigeria Limited, 2018-12-14)
    Cybercrime is any form of fraudulent practice that invoves the use of computer. It is otherwise called the yahoo syndrome. Cyber crime is one of the many forms of crime where the knowledge of computer technology is used ...

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