Scientists from the Warwick Medical School at the University of Warwick, England, have found a relationship between sedentary lifestyle and higher risks of cardiovascular disease. They discovered sitting at a desk for a long period of time every day leads to increase in waist circumference, which is a major predisposing factor to heart disease.

Norwegian researchers have measured the stress hormone cortisol in 112 toddlers from 85 different childcare centres in six municipalities, approximately five months after they started attending.

Medical experts including the Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora have allayed the fears of citizens who were feeling jittery over the initial sudden increase in the price of protective face masks, in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic in Nigeria.

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