Ghanaians must be properly educated on GMOs – Minister urges Biosafety Authority

Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, has urged the National Biosafety Authority (NBA) Board to educate the public on biotechnology and biosafety issues. This he said will help the public understand and embrace biotechnology as a better alternative to socio-economic advancement. He said such public education on biotechnology, especially on Genetically Modified Organisms […]

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says

Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says. The study, published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, evaluated nearly 300 sets of mothers and children in Mexico and tested the children twice for cognitive development over the course of 12 years. Fluoride is […]

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This is the world’s most googled sex question

The Internet has its downsides, sure, but it also comes in handy when you need some quick answers. Recently, Google revealed its most commonly searched sex-related question: “Where is the G-spot?” You want to make sure you’re doing things right without actually letting on that you have no idea what’s going on down there, right? (But […]

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Cigarette smoke from clothes can damage brain, liver – Study

Cigarette smoke seeps into everything—clothing, furniture, rugs. Now, researchers at the University of California, Riverside, suggest that even this third-hand smoke (THS) can be harmful to our health.   In the study, published in Clinical Science, researchers exposed mice to similar levels of smoke found in smokers’ homes. After six months, the mice showed cell damage in […]

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SA: Single-pill HIV treatment to save billions

A single-pill HIV treatment is expected to be introduced in 2018 and is projected to save SA about R11bn over the following six years, the health ministry announced on Friday. In a collaboration with international organisations and agencies, Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi reached the “breakthrough pricing agreement” which the ministry said would accelerate the […]

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Are you confusing great sex with real love?

It’s common to be confused about whether you’re crazy about someone or just attracted to them. This usually occurs at the start of a relationship—the ‘can’t keep your hands off each other’ stage. Surely, sexual attraction can eventually turn into a long-term relationship, but in case you’re wondering if you’re mistaking incredible sex for actual […]

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Alarm as ‘super malaria’ spreads in South East Asia

The rapid spread of “super malaria” in South East Asia is an alarming global threat, scientists are warning. This dangerous form of the malaria parasite cannot be killed with the main anti-malaria drugs. It emerged in Cambodia but has since spread through parts of Thailand, Laos and has arrived in southern Vietnam. Advertisement The team […]

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10 things every woman deserves in a man, no matter what

As L’Oréal says: You’re worth it. In life, we settle for so many average things because they’re convenient, and well… easy. One thing that should never be mediocre is love and relationships. Love should be amazing, mind blowing, life changing, and really, really wonderful. Love is supposed to make all of the common things feel so much more […]

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