UNDERSTANDING MOUTH ODOUR

Man covering his mouth because of mouth odour with people covering their node behind him

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, see Oral cancer. Having bad breath can be embarrassing and may impact your self-confidence. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent and […]

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

A black woman sitting down in a living room talking to a kidney with legs. Both sitting down on the sofa holding a bottle of water. Let the kidney be smiling and holding a bottle of water too.

I spoke to Kidney about his job. He told me how he sees his job as babysitting 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 have you today. Kidney: The pleasure is mine. Sorry, […]

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 […]

Health Stories With Hygeia – Baby’s First Meals

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. Health Stories With Hygeia – Baby’s First Meals Exclusive breastfeeding is feeding your baby only breastmilk for the first 6 months of […]