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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.

How IITA is destroying food biodiversity in Africa

How IITA is destroying food biodiversity in Africa

InformAfrica reports on how the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) is destroying Africa’s traditional agriculture and limiting food biodiversity on the continent, with the introduction of their controversial and health risky genetic engineering practices.

US Scientists to feed Africans Genetically modified (GMO) bananas by 2020?

Africa has become the testing or dumping ground for many health and food corporations from Europe and North America. New findings reports, US Scientists to start growing and feeding Africans Genetically modified (GMO) bananas by 2020.

Stop sucking mucus from your child’s nose, Nigerian Ontologist say

Stop sucking mucus from your child’s nose, Nigerian Ontologist say

A Nigerian Ontologist is advising African mothers to avoid using their mouth to suck out mucus from their children’s nose for risk of contracting infections, InformAfrica have gathered.

Breaking News Africa: Kenya Issues Ebola Virus Alert

Breaking News Africa: Kenya Issues Ebola Virus Alert

Information gathered from Kenya News Agency states that in order to prevent the Ebola virus from spreading into Kenya, a 24 hour screening of travelers from Uganda is now in effect.

Tanzania’s Zanzibar Hospital To Offer Cancer Treatment

Tanzania’s Zanzibar Hospital To Offer Cancer Treatment

Tanzania’s Mnazi Mmoja General Hospital located in Zanzibar on the south side of stone town, is soon to offer citizens cancer treatment in order to save residents of the Island from travelling all the way to India for cancer treatments.

Nutrition and Health Benefits of Tiger Nuts (Yellow nutgrass, Chufa, Cyperus esculentus)

Nutrition and Health Benefits of Tiger Nuts (Yellow nutgrass, Chufa, Cyperus esculentus)

Tiger nuts, also known as Yellow nutgrass, Chufa, have long been recognized for their nutrition and health benefits and serves as an excellent medicine for breast cancer, colon cancer, constipation, diarrhoea, bone health, heart attack prevention, among other numerous health benefits.

Diabetes drug could treat leading cause of blindness, study finds

Diabetes drug could treat leading cause of blindness, study finds

U.S. researchers have discovered that a drug already prescribed to millions of people with diabetes could also have another important use: treating one of the world’s leading causes of blindness.

Montreal researchers repel mortality in Malian mothers

Montreal researchers repel mortality in Malian mothers

In the hope of reducing maternal mortality in a region where 1 woman in 31 loses her life as she carries or gives birth to her baby*, a workshop has been organized in Mali today by the Global Health Initiative of the University of Montreal Superhospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) and the Government of Mali’s Ministry of Health.

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