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Health: Scientists discover Blushwood berry fruit cures cancer

Health: Scientists discover Blushwood berry fruit cures cancer

InformAfrica Health: Scientists have discovered from an eight-year study, that berry fruits from an Australian Blushwood tree (Fontainea) cures cancer. Learn more about this health discovery.

Africans, stop eating too much rice, it’s unhealthy! (Arsenic)

Africans, stop eating too much rice, it’s unhealthy! (Arsenic)

Africans ought to stop eating too much rice which contains high levels of Arsenic, a carcinogenic compound that increase the risk of lung, skin, and bladder cancer, among other lifelong health problems.

Africans in diaspora: Farm-raised Tilapia is a health hazard

Africans in diaspora: Farm-raised Tilapia is a health hazard

Are you one of such Africans in diaspora eating farm raised Tilapia fish? Did you know the bad fat in Tilapia is hazardous to your health? Do you know what farm-raised fish are fed? InformAfrica tells you why farm-raised fish is not a healthy choice.

Why No one Talks about Non-communicable Diseases

Why No one Talks about Non-communicable Diseases

Infectious disease control was at the top of the agenda -during the sixty-third session of the World Health Assembly, which took place in May 2010 in Geneva. With much -attention given to progress towards achieving the health—related Millennium Development Goals, polio eradication, the implementation of the International Health Regulations, the regulation of counterfeit drugs, and influenza -preparedness, there was little time to discuss one of the largest killers: non-communicable or chronic diseases.