Stop Killing Mosquitoes,They Are Our Friends – Nigerian Professor

A Professor of Entomology at the University of Ilorin, Adeolu Ande, has decried killing mosquitoes, saying the insects are friends to humans that deserved to be properly managed. Ande made the statement on Monday in Ilorin in a paper he Continue reading Stop Killing Mosquitoes,They Are Our Friends – Nigerian Professor

UNFPA Ambassador Stephanie Linus Visits DRC On International Day To Create Awareness On Obstetric Fistula (PHOTOS)

As part of her commitment to raising awareness on maternal health issues, the UNFPA Regional Ambassador for West and Central Africa Stephanie Linus visited the Democratic Republic of Congo in commemoration of the International Day to End Obstetrical Fistula. The Continue reading UNFPA Ambassador Stephanie Linus Visits DRC On International Day To Create Awareness On Obstetric Fistula (PHOTOS)

New Study Claims Instagram Is Bad For Young People’s Mental Health

According to a new report by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) in the UK, Instagram is the most detrimental social networking app for young people’s mental health, followed closely by Snapchat. Their study, #StatusofMind, surveyed almost 1500 young people Continue reading New Study Claims Instagram Is Bad For Young People’s Mental Health

When Malaria Hits Home Dr. Oluyemi Olawaiye

According to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) figures in 2012, the top five killers in Africa were HIV/Aids, lower respiratory tract infections, diarrheal diseases, strokes, and Malaria.  In my role as founder and president of Yeloto African Children’s Foundation, a Continue reading When Malaria Hits Home Dr. Oluyemi Olawaiye

Stop Giving Codeine And Tramadol To Children – FDA

The Food and Drug Administration says medications containing codeine or tramadol should not be given to children. The body also warns that these drugs could cause serious risks including difficulty in breathing and death. The agency announced the new restrictions Continue reading Stop Giving Codeine And Tramadol To Children – FDA