Nigeria Has The Highest Case of Diabetes

More than 1.5 million Nigerians die yearly of diabetes. The World Health Organization revealed this during the 2016 annual World Health Day held on the 7th of April, 2016. The international Diabetes Federation (IDF) in conjunction with Diabetes Association of Nigeria also confirmed that the disease is most prevalent in Nigeria. That is, Nigeria has […]

Avail yourselves of pharmacists’ services

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) President, Ahmed Yakasai, has urged Nigerians to avail themselves of the services of  pharmacists nationwide. In a message to commemorate this year’s World Pharmacy Day, he described a pharmacist as an invaluable source of information on  medicines and that it is consumers’ right to tap this huge reserve and potential. […]

Scientists warn this is the worst, most toxic e-cigarette flavour for you

Several flavourings added to electronic cigarettes significantly affect the toxicity of the devices, with strawberry flavour being the most toxic to users, a new study has warned. Researchers from Roswell Park Cancer Institute in the US also confirmed an earlier finding that increasing the battery output voltage of these devices significantly increases toxicity. “Although many […]