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8 Everyday Thoughts that Limit Your Success and How to Change...

Why do some of the most intelligent people sabotage their own success? It all goes back to unconscious every day thoughts, also called cognitive...

Gluten, Depression, and Anxiety: The Gut-Brain Link

You only need to spend 10 minutes in a supermarket these days before noticing that half of the items seem to be marketed as “gluten-free.” Even raisins and nectarines...

China approves domestically-developed Ebola vaccine

File: Doctors taking care of an Ebola patient China has approved a domestically developed Ebola vaccine, according to China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) on...

Smartphones Compromise Teens’ Sleep

Emerging research suggests that young people are sleeping less than ever before with the sleep void potentially damaging their physical and mental health.Ironically, but...

Same Rate of Prevention Services for People With and Without...

New research finds that people with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder receive preventive health screenings at rates similar to or higher than people without mental...

Plants May Help Maintain Mental Health of Astronauts

Research has shown that gardening or even just the presence of plants has a positive psychological effect on people, making them happier and more...

The Only Music That Really Eases Stress and Pain

Stress is absolutely everywhere. Even when you feel like you’re thriving in one or more areas of your life, there’s always going to be...

Best of Our Blogs: October 20, 2017

Did you ever call someone on their stuff and all you got back was more stuff? Back and forth the pointing goes. Nothing is...

Learn to Control Your Dreams

Australian researchers have found that a precise combination of actions will increase a person’s chance of controlling their dreams. The specific preparatory techniques will...

UN agencies urge prevention of 7,000 newborns death daily

File photo: Women and their babies More must be done to stop babies from dying the day they are born, UN agencies said in a...

UICC, pfizer issue grants totaling US$500,000 to 20 organisations to address...

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC ) is the largest international cancer-fighting organisation, with over 1,000 member organisations across 164 countries representing the...

NYSC takes free healthcare services to Mangu, donates wheelchairs

The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has conducted a free health-care delivery programme for the indigenes of Mangu community, a local government in Plateau...

UN-backed plan to tackle cancer, diabetes, other diseases

World Health Organisation Global leaders have pledged to take bold action to reduce suffering from non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which include...

A Visit to the Hospital Reminds Me of How Happy I...

Ancient philosophers and contemporary scientists agree: gratitude is a key ingredient to a happy life.Research shows that people who cultivate gratitude get a boost in...

11 children die of whooping cough in Kano – Official

Professor Adewole: Nigeria’s minister of health The Kiru Local Government Council of Kano State says about 11 children have died...

Army medical outreach: Aged woman regains sight

File Photo: Nigerian Army personnel during medical outreach An aged woman, Mrs Margaret Okere, on Thursday regained her sight after...

The Psych Central Show Podcast is a WEGO Health Award Winner

We are honored to be the winner of the 2017 WEGO Health Award in the Best in Show: Podcast category for our outstanding weekly...

50 % people in Gombe don’t know HIV-AIDS status-Official

Nigerians undergoing HIV screening in Lagos (file photo) Dr Suraj Abdulkarim, Programme Manager, Gombe State Agency for the Control of HIVand AIDS (GOMSACA) says 50...