Tag Diabetes

Babies Born To Undernourished Mothers Are More At Risk Of Diabetes –Nutritionist, Ignatius Onimawo

A Professor of Public Health Nutrition, Ignatius Onimawo, has revealed that babies born to undernourished mothers are more at risk of diabetes later in life. Speaking with PUNCH HealthWise in an interview, Prof. Onimawo who is the vice-chancellor, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma,

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Stem Cell Treatment Offers New Hope For Diabetes Patients

A new technique that grows insulin-producing cells and can protect them from immune attack after they are transplanted may offer new hope for treating some people with diabetes. In type-1 diabetes, according to reports, the body turns on itself and

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Huge Health Benefits Including Lower Risk of Heart Disease For Mums Who Breastfeed For This Length of Time- Study

Mums who breastfeed for more than a year may decrease the risks of developing high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes, new research suggests. A new study found that mothers who breastfeed longer may be able to cut their risk

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Do You Know That Lack Of Exclusive Breastfeeding For Babies Could Lead To Future Diabetes?

A medical expert has revealed that lack of exclusive breastfeeding in the baby’s first six months can expose them to the risk of type 1 diabetes mellitus later in life. Dr Bala Abawa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

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How To Fight Against Diabetes -Medical Experts

Diabetes is a condition that impairs the body’s ability to process blood glucose, otherwise known as blood sugar. Blood glucose is our main source of energy and it comes from the food we eat. diabetes can lead to a buildup

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World Diabetes Day: Association Expresses Worry Over Potential Health Risk Of Eating Processed Foods

The Association of Nigerian Dietitians has urged mothers to prepare their own foods with necessary ingredients for their families to ensure healthy living. President of the association, Prof. Elizabeth Ngwu, gave the advice while speaking on the 2019 World Diabetes

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Is Obesity A Disease? Dietician, Olusola Malomo Tells All You Need To Know About The Condition

A principal dietician at the Ajeromi General Hospital, Lagos State, Olusola Malomo has warned that obesity, though often underrated can increase the risks of diabetes and cancer. In an interview granted to the PUNCH newspapers, Malomo answered all the questions

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Mom-Of-2 Talks Details How Her Daughter, Cara Was Diagnosed With Diabetes At Age 5 And Lessons Learned From The Ordeal

A mom-of-2 has detailed what she and her family went through after her second child, Cara was diagnosed with diabetes at an early age. Most parents worry about their children. Some concerns are exaggerated, particularly if you’re a nervous person,

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Miracle! Woman Defies Doctors’ Report As Her Cancer Went From Stage 4 To 1

A cancer stricken woman who doctors told she had only thirty days to live after her cancer returned at life-threatening grade four is a proof of the  fact that miracles do happen. The story of the young lady, @iset_theophania pictured

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