Archive for: Autism

Listen & learn: 6 infertility myths busted

Listen & learn: 6 infertility myths busted

by Trina Remedios There are some studies which show that age does play an important part in male fertility. These studies found a direct link between paternal age and an increased risk of autism and...

 

Sex game gone wrong: Man, 43, strangled to death by 16-year-old girlfriend (PICTURED)

Sex game gone wrong: Man, 43, strangled to death by 16-year-old girlfriend (PICTURED)

by Tutu Akinlabi A teenage girl has been arrested and charged after reports that she caused the death of her middle aged boyfriend. 16-year-old Jessica Burlew was said to have been involved...

 

Elnathan John: Confusion in the camp of the enemy

Elnathan John: Confusion in the camp of the enemy

by Elnathan John Farouk Lawan tweeted on Tuesday that “the New PDP is committed to rescuing our dear country from rape and restore political values.” I do not doubt his sincerity. I admire...

 

Biology 2.0: Miniature ‘human brain’ grown by scientists in a lab

Biology 2.0: Miniature ‘human brain’ grown by scientists in a lab

  Miniature “human brains” have been grown in a lab in a feat scientists hope will transform the understanding of neurological disorders. The pea-sized structures reached the...

 

“I will kill you”: An American mother shares the gripping story of her 11-year-old mentally ill son

“I will kill you”: An American mother shares the gripping story of her 11-year-old mentally ill son

by Liza Long "Michael," the author's son Friday’s horrific American national tragedy — the murder of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown,...

 

PHOTOS: Look, it’s Monalisa Chinda! Actress is all shades of sexy on new website

PHOTOS: Look, it’s Monalisa Chinda! Actress is all shades of sexy on new website

by Reuben Dada Nigerian celebrities are beginning to consciously cultivate and harness their brand values. No one is leaving anything to chance. One of Nollywood’s sweethearts, Monalisa...

 

#CancerAwareness: The Countdown is on to Charity Lounge 3.0

#CancerAwareness: The Countdown is on to Charity Lounge 3.0

by Stanley Azuakola Cancer awareness would be the focus of the next edition of Charity Lounge International titled Charity Lounge 3.0 which has been scheduled for October 2012. Already, organisers...

 

Divas, Wowed: Monalisa Chinda, Emem Isong & Others honoured in Lagos – See Photos

Divas, Wowed: Monalisa Chinda, Emem Isong & Others honoured in Lagos – See Photos

by Chi Ibe Nollywood actress Monalisa Chinda and prominent producer, Emem Isong have both been specially honoured for their “outstanding contribution to raising awareness, understanding and...

 

“It is not witchcraft” – Health Minister speaks on autism

“It is not witchcraft” – Health Minister speaks on autism

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Nigerian government has spoken out on discrimination against people with autism. Last Thursday,  the Health Minister, Onyebuchi Chukwu, addressed the press in Abuja,...