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

Alert! Public Advisory On Meningitis Outbreak in Nigeria : Reduce Kissing,Hand Shaking,Overcrowding,Self-Medication

Nigeria’s Ministry of Health has issued a public advisory following the outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) that has spread across the country and mostly affecting States in the upper parts of the country which fall within the African Meningitis Belt. Continue reading Alert! Public Advisory On Meningitis Outbreak in Nigeria : Reduce Kissing,Hand Shaking,Overcrowding,Self-Medication

The Truth About Abortion

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As a doctor, I get a lot of requests from a large number of women (and men!) to prescribe medication or schedule time for a procedure to terminate pregnancy known as abortion. Due to the increase of unwanted pregnancy among Continue reading The Truth About Abortion