Tag Archives: cancer

Daily Health Tips: How Can I Prevent cancer?

Q: Dr., please what is the best way to prevent cancer? Both Body cancer and also breast cancer. A: There are different cancers and different risk factors for them. However, there are quite a number of risk factors that are … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Debunk The Cancer Myths!

Today is World Cancer Day with a focus on debunking the myths. there are so many myths (untrue) stories that surround cancer that often times we are none too sure what is helpful and what is not. I have heard … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Is It Nice to Spice?

Q: What functions do ginger and garlic serve in our bodies? A: These are two great food seasonings. For people who use a lot of salt ordinarily, using these spices help to put the zing back in your food…they add … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Is It Safe To Re-use Oil For Frying?

Q: Should we re-use oils that have been used for frying? A: This is a very important question. How do we tell the woman who has used a whole lot of oil to fry akara (bean cakes) to pour all … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Superfoods that fight cancer!

Still on cancer, here are 5 super foods readily available in our environment that help prevent cancer: • Garlic Funny…but it could very well be the sulfur compounds causing that odor that also stop cancer-causing substances from forming in your … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Your food and cancer

Our diet plays a huge role in our health…I’m sure I’ve said that, perhaps a gazillion times only :D. But, if ever you needed a reason to eat right, here it is. Some food tips to help you fight cancer: … Continue reading

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Daily Health Tips: Cancer

The real disease burden of cancer in a country like Nigeria is really under-reported. A significant portion of patients die at him without ever being diagnosed and the few that get diagnosed come in at the late stages where it … Continue reading

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The halfway mark.

It is June already…and halfway down the month! Where did the year run to? It wasn’t so long ago that it was January and I was trying hard to remember to write ’13 at the back of my dates and … Continue reading

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