Health

For Ladies: The Unpleasant Physical Side-effect of Not Having Enough Sex

There's a common condition which women may experience if not having enough sex and it is not nice. Vaginal Atrophy. Vaginal Atrophy is a common but treatable condition characterised by the thinning of the vaginal walls. While it can effect all women,...

Constantly Taking Selfies Is A Subtle Sign Of Mental Illness, Study Finds

We all have that friend who cannot seem to control the impulse to take selfies nor can they control the impulse to post a lot of those selfies online... While there is absolutely nothing wrong in posting selfies online, those...

One Full Session Of Smoking Shisha Equals to 100 Cigarettes, Study

Many shisha smokers seem to think that the sweetened tobacco they smoke through water pipes is different than the regular tobacco found in cigarettes. But in fact smoking shisha is more harmful and risky than smoking regular cigarettes. The smoke...

Surgery Death Rates in Africa Are double The Global Average – Study

Death rates for patients undergoing surgery in Africa are double the global average even though they tend to be younger, scientists said, adding that many deaths were likely preventable.According to a study published in the Lancet medical journal, scientists...

Eating Fish Regularly raises IQ by Almost 5 points in Children, Study Finds

A study by a research team from the University of Pennsylvania found that eating fish at least once a week can raise children’s IQ by nearly 5 points in the Wechsler Intelligence Scale. The study was conducted last month among...

13 Questions You Really Don’t Want Answers To

If you are as curious i am, then this list is for you. But if you aren't, you probably should stop reading now. Having said that, these are 13 Questions You Really Don’t Want Answers To! 1. Is My Pillow...

Study: Taking Birth Control Pills Increases A Woman’s Chances Of Developing Breast Cancer

A new study out of Denmark, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, finds that women who take hormonal birth control have an up to 38% increased risk of developing breast cancer. The study looked at 1.8 million women...

5 Things That Are Much More Dangerous Than You Think

You may not know this, but there are many things lurking much closer within reach that are much more dangerous than you would imagine at first. Thise here are 5 Things That Are Much More Dangerous Than You Think 1. Simply...

​Africa is the Only Continent Where Children Are Both Obese And Stunted

According to the 2017 Global Nutrition report the continent faces serious nutrition-related challenges, stemming from both a deficiency in nutrients and obesity Despite a decrease in the prevalence of stunting globally, about 60 million African children  under the age of five are...

Men Who Perform Oral Sex On Women Are More At Risk Of Throat Cancer – Study

First we heard that an Incurable ‘Super Gonorrhoea’ is On The Rise, and that it is Spread by Oral Sex and now this, it is obvious that something somewhere really wants to put a stop to Oral s*x. Men Who...

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TIME 100: Tony Elumelu, Three Other Nigerians Makes Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People Of 2020

Tony Elumelu, is among four Nigerians named by the Time Magazine International in their 2020 list of 100 most...

Zambia’s Namwali Serpell Wins UK’s Top Prize For Science Fiction

Zambia's Namwali Serpell has won the UK’s top prize for science fiction, the Arthur C Clarke award, for her first novel "The Old Drift". The...

African Tribe: The Artistic Ndebeles of Southern Africa

The Ndebeles are an African ethnic group living in South Africa and Zimbabwe known for their artistic talent, especially with regard to their painted houses and colorful beadwork. Not much is known about these people except that they originated from the larger Nguni tribes who make up almost two thirds of the black population in South Africa.

Matriarchal Communities in Africa: African Communities Where Women Reign Supreme

From the Umoja community in Northern Kenya to the small rural community of Arnado Debbo in Niger state, Nigeria. These here are three African communities with long-standing traditions where to be a woman is superior.

African Tribe: The Dinka People Of South Sudan

The Dinka are a pastoral-agricultural people that make up the largest ethnic group in South Sudan. They vary their lifestyle by season – in the rainy season they live in permanent savannah settlements and raise grain crops like millet,