SEX AND ALCOHOL: Can Alcohol Addiction Cause Permanent Erectile Dysfunction?

Photo by Adam Kontor on Pexels.com Can Alcohol Cause Permanent Erectile Dysfunction? Erectile dysfunction is the inability of the penis to become erect. And yes, this can be caused by alcohol intake. Most times, it's just a temporary phenomenon that eventually wears off with time. Now, the question is: can erectile dysfunction be permanent? Yes, … Continue reading SEX AND ALCOHOL: Can Alcohol Addiction Cause Permanent Erectile Dysfunction?

Depression, economic hardship increasing suicide rates in Nigeria – Experts

Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one’s own death. Nigeria has one of the highest suicide rates in Africa. Dr. Titilayo Tade of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital also states that, “The suicide rate in Nigeria in 2019 is 6.9/100,000, which is higher than 6.5 rate in 2012; but under-reported or miscoded. Nigeria has … Continue reading Depression, economic hardship increasing suicide rates in Nigeria – Experts

Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

The Coombe Hospital Dublin has apologised to a teenage boy with autism and his family for the failings in care after his birth. The apology was read out in the High Court as the young man, who cannot be named, has settled his legal action for €15m. His counsel Dr John O’Mahony SC, with Cian … Continue reading Hospital apologizes with €15m for poor services rendered to autistic child at birth

‘World’s dirtiest man’ dies in Iran at 94 a few months after first wash

An Iranian hermit nicknamed the “world’s dirtiest man” for not taking a shower for more than half a century has died at the healthy old age of 94, state media has reported. Irna news agency reported that “Amou Haji”, an endearing nickname for an elderly person, died on Sunday in the village of Dejgah in the … Continue reading ‘World’s dirtiest man’ dies in Iran at 94 a few months after first wash

Loneliness could be ageing you faster than smoking – research

Depression Feeling lonely and depressed could accelerate ageing more than smoking, study finds It is already well-established that being lonely can be bad for your psychological health. But it may also be affecting your physical health - specifically, accelerating your body’s ageing process. That’s according to a new study, which found loneliness increased people’s biological … Continue reading Loneliness could be ageing you faster than smoking – research

Can genetically modified mosquitoes reduce spread of malaria?

Photo by Laszlo Fatrai on Pexels.com Scientists are manipulating the DNA of mosquitoes to fight the spread of malaria Scientists say they have managed to genetically modify mosquitoes so that they are unable to spread malaria, a disease that kills well over half a million people each year. The changes cause mosquitoes to live shorter … Continue reading Can genetically modified mosquitoes reduce spread of malaria?

Mike Tyson shows he’s fighting fit in latest social media post, reveals cause of recent health scare

Recent images of Mike Tyson in a wheelchair left fans seriously concerned with his health. Last month he was seen at Miami airport unable to walk without aid, which sparked all sorts of rumors about his health condition. 'Big Mike' has since revealed he is suffering from sciatica and that an intense flair up was the reason for his use of … Continue reading Mike Tyson shows he’s fighting fit in latest social media post, reveals cause of recent health scare

8 Proven tips for better sleep at night

With everyone trying to make ends meet and the stress that comes with it, tips for sleeping has become a widely discussed topic. Sleep is supposed to be that “it’s finally over” part of the day when you just want to put your feet up and relax for some hours. However, you lay down and … Continue reading 8 Proven tips for better sleep at night

YOUNG FOREVER: Anti-aging skincare ideas you shouldn’t ignore

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com One mistake many people make is waiting till they’re 50 before they start trying to pause aging. By this time, they’ve already started down the downward curve.  That said, the best time to freeze the aging process is in your early thirties, or even late twenties. At this point, … Continue reading YOUNG FOREVER: Anti-aging skincare ideas you shouldn’t ignore

Update on Karim Benzema’s injury

Real Madrid's impressive 3-0 win away at Celtic to start their Champions league campaign wasn't without bad news. Karim Benzema's forced substitution caused concern. Both Benzema and Eder Militao faced physical problems in Glasgow, and news about their condition were expected to arrive as soon as this Wednesday. The team returned to the capital at around 05:00, and Carlo Ancelotti gave his players the … Continue reading Update on Karim Benzema’s injury

Solutions for people with anxiety

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com What natural remedies are used for anxiety? Lifestyle changes can effectively relieve some of the stress and anxiety you may cope with every day. Most natural “remedies” consist of caring for your body and participating in healthy activities while eliminating unhealthy ones. These include: getting enough sleepmeditatingstaying active and … Continue reading Solutions for people with anxiety

Anxiety: Everything you need to know

Photo by Nathan Cowley on Pexels.com Anxiety affects everyone in different ways. Sometimes, the feelings of fear and dread don’t go away or get worse over time. Here, you can learn about anxiety, who it affects, and how to manage it. What is anxiety? Anxiety is your body’s natural response to stress. It’s a feeling … Continue reading Anxiety: Everything you need to know