IKONO FLOATS FREE MEDICAL OUTREACH                    …as over 1,300 beneficiaries maximally impacted. By Mberekkeoobong Barrymoore Essien The wife of the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Her Excellency, Deaconess Martha Udom has described the chairman of Ikono Local Government Council, Hon. Itoro Columba as one of the very best in a time like now. The Governor’s wife made the statement at the Primary Health Center, Nung Udoe Itak, ward eleven during a four-day ‘Martha Udom Medical Outreach’ hosted in Ikono by the council…

Socioeconomic Importance Of Snail Farming


Socioeconomic Importance Of Snail Farming There are lots of socioeconomic importance of Snail Farming for farmers, consumers and even government  alike. Snail has a very striking appearance and its reproductive habits are very uncommon compare to other mammalian animals. Most snail species are hermaphrodite which means they have both male and female reproductive organs and has the ability to reproduce both eggs and spermatozoa. There are exceptions, some snail that belong to the Pomatiidae family differs because they have separate genders male and female of the same specie. It is…


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DRUG AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE Medical dictionary defined drug and substance abuse as the habitual use of drugs not needed for therapeutic purposes, solely to alter one’s mood, affect, or state of consciousness, or to affect a body function unnecessarily (as in laxative abuse). Also World Health Organization define Drug and Substance abuse as harmful or hazardous use of psychoactive substances, including alcohol and illicit drugs. Psychoactive substance use can lead to dependence syndrome – a cluster of behavioural, cognitive, and physiological phenomena that develop after repeated substance use and that typically include…

Natural Ulcer Treatment

Ulcer Pains Feature

ULCER TREATMENT  Ulcer is one of the health conditions that has caused a lot of trauma in the life of many. This content on ulcer treatment is what you can rely on. It is gotten from Benedictine monks at Ewu Ishan in Edo state, Nigeria.  Ulcer Treatment Preparation Get raw pawpaw and wash it. It must be raw, not ripe

Coconut Provide Necessities of Life

Coconut Study By Journal Of Nutrition For example, a study published in the Journal of Nutrition studied 25 women who were given three different diets: A diet high in coconut oil, a low-fat diet with small amounts of coconut oil, and a diet high in polyunsaturated fats. Each diet lasted three weeks. As you might guess, the highest increase in HDL was seen in the women who ate the high fat, coconut oil diet. You can read our previous article on

Coconuts Provide Necessities of Life

Coconuts Provide Necessities of Life Coconuts is one of the trees that has benefited human immensely. In India they call coconuts Kalpa Vriksha which means ‘’the tree which provides all the necessities of life’’ this name is fitting, it is truly the tree of life. It has several health and economic values. How To Make Coconut Oil When coconut is pluck down from the tree, machete is used to break it. After breaking, use knife to scrape the coconut out of the shell and mash it, use a

Medicinal Values of Papaya Seeds

Start Eating Papaya Seeds Right Now. Papaya seeds has magical cure for Gut, Kidney, Liver, Cancer and many other diseases. When we eat Papaya we usually throw away the seeds. You will change this habit when you will read how healthy they are, preventing and curing diseases related to the gut, liver, kidney, worms etc.

Healing Power Waterleaf

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Cocoa Health Benefits

Cocoa Seed

Cocoa Origin Cocoa offers enormous Health benefits to the well-being of man. Cocoa is called Theobroma cacao in latin-meaning ‘’food of the gods’’ has its origin from Central and South America. This wonder crop plays a major role in the South American cultures. Cocoa was so valued to the extent of being used as local currency. Cocoa is not just a food but has a lot of health benefits and nutritional values for man’s well-being. Cocoa is rich with many minerals that the body need in daily activities. Cocoa is…

Health Benefits-Breastfeeding

Health benefits-breastfeeding

Health Benefits-Breastfeeding Health benefits-breastfeeding to the baby and mother are enormous. It is not simply a lifestyle but a way of life of nursing mothers because of its importance and effect on child development. Breastfeeding is universally endorsed by the world’s health and scientific organizations as the best way of feeding infants. The best infant and young child feeding practices are defined internationally as early and exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months, then continuation of breastfeeding while adding age appropriate complementary foods for two years or more.