SPORT AND EXERCISE

A Bless others class by Brother Emmanuel Akpi Exercise is a physical activity intended to improve strength and fitness. It is a way of releasing the stress hormone that have built up over the day or week. It releases physical tension and boost positive endorphins that make us feel good. While Sport is competitive exercise. Read more…

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CORONAVIRUS: A NEW THREAT TO OUR EXISTENCE.

Health talk by Dr. Akpi Emmanuel.   ✔ Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV) .   ✔ Recently, A novel coronavirus (nCoV) a new strain that has not Read more…

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UNDERSTANDING YOUR URINE COLOUR AND ITS MEANING.

Health Talk by: Dr Akpi Emmanuel ✔ over the years, urine colour and sometimes odour has be used to detect the presence of abnormalities in the body and this have lead to early recognition and treatment of such diseases.  However, the change in the colour of urine may not be due to the presence of Read more…

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CPR: A LIFE SAVING PROCEDURE.

Doctor in the house by: Dr Akpi Emmanuel ✔ It is been said that life can be lost within a few minutes and this lose can be prevented if the proper knowledge and practice of CPR is applied.    ✔ Many people are confused of what to do ‘when the heart stop beating’ or ‘when Read more…

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BAD BREATH: THE DILEMMA OF GOOD COMMUNICATION

Health talk by: Dr. Akpi Emmanue ✔ Millions of people have chronically bad breath or halitosis. Halitosis has made many people to keep quiet when they ought to talk. It has even been a huge problem in many relationships Concern about halitosis has given rise to many products that are intended to eliminate or conceal Read more…

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MALARIA: THE ENEMY WITHIN

By Dr Akpi Emmanuel     The rain is fully here, so are all that come with the season. Then, to talk about the rate at which people become infected with malaria at this special season can never be underrated. Neither can one overlook the number of the hundreds of thousands that die every year Read more…

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PILE: THE FEAR OF DEFECATION

Health Talk by: Dr Akpi Emmanuel Inbox   Medically it’s called Hemorrhoids ; In Yoruba Jedi-Jedi    ✔ WHAT IS HEMORRHOID?   Hemorrhoid/Pile is a swollen vein in the rectum and anal canal (final section of the large intestine).    It can be either internal pile or external pile( the one you see outside is Read more…

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GENOTYPE TALK: WHY IS IT IMPORTANT

Doctor in the house by: Dr Akpi Emmanuel ✔ WHAT IS GENOTYPE ?   Genotype is the genetic makeup of an individual. It controls a type of quality in a living thing and can be passed from parents to the offspring and from one generation to the other generation.   ✔ TYPES OF GENOTYPE   The Read more…

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HANDWASHING: CLEAN HANDS SAVE LIVES.

Author: Dr. Emmanuel Akpi ✔ A number of infectious diseases can be spread from one person to another by contaminated hands. ✔ These diseases include gastrointestinal infections, such as Salmonella(typhoid), and respiratory infections, such as influenza and common cold. ✔ Washing your hands properly can help prevent the spread of the germs (like bacteria and Read more…

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YOUTH AND HYPERTENSION

Author: Dr. Emmanuel Akpi A disease which had been known to be associated with old age, is now stealing the youths’ prime and also a cause of death to some. In a classroom of 30 youths, about 3 will have elevated blood pressure. While we may think it’s restricted to some sets of people, it Read more…

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