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I find it difficult to sleep

I am a 40-year-old school teacher with three children. My problem is that I find it difficult to sleep at night. This makes me too tired to carry out my duties in the school. Kindly let me know what is causing the problem and what to do to…

Oral s3x and stis

Can I get an STI from oral s3x if one person has a fever blister? Also, if a person has an STI, is oral s3x still OK? Ibidun (by E Mail) I have genital warts Yes. STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections), including Herpes,…

My vegetarian diet

I am thinking of commencing a Vegetarian Diet because I have been told that it is a very healthy form of diet. My worry though is how to get the protein that I need. Kindly advise me. Amina (by E mail) Why you regain weight after…

Do strokes run in families?

Somebody told me that strokes run in families. My father and elder brother both had stroke in their 60s. I am now approaching my 60th birthday and I am scared about the possibility of having a stroke.  Kindly advise me on what to do.…

I have breasts like a woman

My problem started at age 13 when I noticed the increase in my breast size. My friends asked me to be patient that the breasts will soon reduce in size. Unfortunately, they have continued to grow in size. I am now 17 years old and my…

Widal test and typhoid fever

Any time my children had fever, they will be tested for Typhoid Fever using a Laboratory test called Widal Test which always confirmed that they have Typhoid Fever. It was only recently that another doctor told me that Widal Test is not the…

Is walking good for me?

I am a 70 year old pensioner. In my younger days, I used to be very active. Now that I am retired, I want to be doing some exercises. Somebody recommended walking. I want to know if this is okay at my age? Baba Ali (by SMS) How…

Can this be my baby?

I spent just one night with a lady whom I met during a short course I went to attend in another town. Four months later, she came to my office with the information that she’s carrying my pregnancy. How can I confirm that she is actually…

Can cassava cure cancer?

I read about a man with cancer of the bladder who got cured after eating cassava three times a day for one month. The report said that it was the Vitamin B17 in Cassava that did the trick and that eating boiled cassava can cure all forms of…

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