Understanding mouth odour

Mouth odour, also known as halitosis, is a common problem that affects many people. It is often caused by poor oral hygiene, but it can also be a sign of an underlying health condition. Having bad breath can be embarrassing and may impact your self-confidence. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent and treat mouth odour. […]

Share Affection, Not Infection

Hey, it’s love season! It’s Valentine’s Day; a day set outside for individuals around the world to express love in all of its forms. Whether you’re single, married, entangled, separated, or divorced, I bet there’s someone with whom you desire to express love and show affection. When you consider the origin of Valentine’s Day, it […]

I Spoke To Kidney – “Drink water, problem no dey finish”

This week, in commemoration of World Kidney Day, I spoke to Kidney about his job. He told me how he sees his job as baby sitting human beings, his relationship with Liver, hatred of salt, and fear of Hypertension. There’s something for people that like mixing creams as well. Hi Kidney, it’s so nice to […]

Are You Happy?

4/December/2020 Hi You, December is here. November was a hectic month for me. How was it for you? There’s this fantastic book I read some time ago, ‘The Book Of Joy’. It was written by the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. I find myself thinking about the book from time to time, especially when things are tough. […]

Health Stories with Hygeia HMO: Lupus, the Enemy Within

Health Stories with Hygeia HMO explores the health struggles of everyday Nigerians. We’ll share these stories regularly – they will be tragic sometimes but will always be educative. By Okonkwor Oyor C. This edition of Health Stories with Hygeia HMO, we speak with a medical doctor with Systemic Lupus Erythematous (SLE) or Lupus. Lupus is […]

Being Alone Is Not Easy: Health Stories With Hygeia HMO

  Health Stories With Hygeia HMO explores the health struggles of everyday Nigerians. We’ll share these stories regularly – they will be tragic sometimes but will always be educative. By Okonkwor Oyor C. This edition of ‘Health Stories’ we had a conversation with a man whose brother committed suicide over a year ago, how life […]

Health Stories With Hygeia – Beauty Spots

  Health Stories With Hygeia HMO explores the health struggles of everyday Nigerians. We’ll share these stories regularly – they will be tragic sometimes but will always be educative. By Dr. Okonkwor Oyor C. This edition of “Health Stories with Hygeia HMO” was done to mark World Vitiligo Day, so, we had a chat with […]