HEALTH LIFESTYLE 

Why rotten plantain used to prepare ‘kakro’ can give you cancer

A former dean of the Faculty of Science at the University of Ghana, Legon, Professor George Tawia Odamten has cautioned the public against eating ‘kakro’ mashed plantain, made into balls and fried in very hot oil. He said although eating kakor is not bad, the manner in which it is prepared with soft plantain that are almost decayed or rotten can cause cervical cancer. Professr Odamtten said this when he delivered a public lecture on the topic plant disease, crop and food security in Ghana organized by the Ghana Academy…

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BIBLE TOPICS LIFESTYLE 

Study claims the Bible is more violent than the Qur’an

An analysis into whether the Quran is more violent than the Bible found killing and destruction occur more frequently in the Christian texts than the Islamic, according to research published by Independent.co.uk. Investigating whether the Quran really is more violent than its Judeo-Christian counterparts, software engineer Tom Anderson from the United States processed the text of the Holy books to find which contained the most violence. In a blog post published in January 2016, Mr Anderson explains: “The project was inspired by the ongoing public debate around whether or not…

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LIFESTYLE 

7 signs to know if you are dating a retired prostitute

There is still the danger of being conned by your beautiful girlfriend who could be a covert prostitute or have a history of indulging in it. There are certain signs that must be kept in mind to identify such women , because such women isn’t really the type you’d be looking for, especially when it comes to seeking loyalty within a relationship. Her loyalties are basically reserved for the highest bidder; and if you fail to bid consistently, you’ll lose her in the end. Even women who haven’t prostituted themselves…

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HEALTH LIFESTYLE 

How much water is good for the body?

Every day, water is lost through breathing, perspiration, urination, bowel movements, among others. For a body to function properly, one must replenish its water supply by consuming beverages and foods that are water based. It is difficult to determine a specific level of water intake that would ensure adequate hydration and optimal health under all environmental conditions; however an adequate intake level has been set to prevent deleterious and primary acute effects of dehydration, which include metabolic and functional abnormalities. The food we eat also provides a significant portion of…

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LIFESTYLE 

True independence for your marriage now!

Last weekend marked the start of the one year celebration of Ghana’s 60 years as an independent country. We saw colourful durbars, match pasts, drumming and dancing to tell the Ghanaian story. All over the country there were picnics and parties to remember the sacrifices of our forefathers who fought and made great sacrifices to give us freedom from our colonial masters. As an independent country, we exercise self-government and sovereignty over our territory. We make our own decisions and have the right to protect ourselves and draw our agenda…

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