Monthly Archives: March 2014

Daily Health Tips: How To Avoid Senior Moments And Improve Your Memory

Hallos people! Do you find yourself forgetting things you just heard? Like somebody’s name…and yet you’ve just been introduced?! Awkward to say the least! These ‘senior moments’ are not just a problem for the ‘oldies’ but applies to a whole … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: What Is This Glaucoma?

  Have you ever heard about the eye condition known as glaucoma? Do you know someone who has this? Have you ever heard that someone was told that their eye pressure was high? Well, if you answered yes to any … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: It’s World Oral Health Day…Why Do I Need To Scale And Polish My Teeth?

Today is World Oral Health Day with the theme ‘celebrating healthy smiles’. Have you got a healthy smile? Does it draw people in or send them scampering for cover? Do people come close and lean in or do they come … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Why Do I Have Blurred Vision?!

Q: What is cataracts, glaucoma all about? Has it a natural cure? A: The lens of the eye is usually clear and is made up of protein and water. As one gets older, the protein gets clumped and vision becomes … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: What Can I Do To Help My Baby Who Has Cerebral Palsy?

Q: Hello Doctor, my baby has CP and I need your advice on how and when do you think my baby can walk and live a normal life like every other child? Thanks.   A: Cerebral palsy (CP) is a … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Please Help! I Salivate A lot!

Q: Please, how can I control my mouth saliva? A: Ordinarily, we are all able to control the saliva in our mouths despite the enormous amounts produced daily. This is because we swallow it as needed unconsciously. So, if you … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: How Can I Control My Blood Sugar!

Q: How can I control my sugar level? A: Keeping your blood sugar under control speaks to the principles of keeping diabetes at bay. They focus on two principles: stay lean and stay active. Staying lean refers keeping your portions … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Why Is My Baby’s Tongue Always Hanging Out?

Q: DR Ketch,My daughter is Nine months,but she sticks out her tongue. Her tongue is always out & her mouth open (Ikpu Ire na onu…in Ibo). How do I stop this? Thanks A: Tongue protrusion happens when the tongue hangs … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: How Do I Keep My Kidneys Healthy?

Today is World Kidney Day. It is a day set aside to raise awareness and educate people about kidney health. So, are your kidneys healthy? Can they take you on your life’s journey for another 10…20..50 or perhaps 100 years? … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Help, Please! I Have Chronic Piles (Haemorrhoids)!

Q: Hello Doc. How can one cure a “chronic pile” of long years that has affected the anus to be coming out fully when defecating? Help please! A: Piles, known as haemorrhoids in medical lingo are swollen veins in the … Continue reading

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