Tag Archives: Life

Disease has cost Africa 630 million years of ‘healthy life’, according to WHO study

A Ugandan doctor checks a Somali child at an outpatient hospital run by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu, Somalia. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) Diseases, disability and early death, resulting from illness, has cost the economy of the African continent’s 54 nations $ 2.4 trillion in annual workforce productivity losses in… Read More »

Happy Birthday, Rihanna: Life Lessons to Take From the Fenty Beauty Mogul, Badgalriri’s Life

Happy Birthday Rihanna (Photo Credit: File Photo) It is everyone’s favourite Badgalriri’s birthday today! The queen, Rihanna was born today. While her social media doesn’t spark the birthday joy, instead she is prioritising to give away the due respect to Karl Lagerfeld‘s legacy. As per the Queen’s Instagram, she’s been mourning Chanel Designer Karl Lagerfeld’s… Read More »

Lead Exposure in Childhood May Affect Mental Health Later in Life

Adults who were exposed to lead during their childhood are more likely to experience mental health problems and develop unhealthy personality traits, according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, reports Medical News Today. Researchers from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, reviewed the data of more than 1,000 participants born in 1972 and… Read More »

This Guy Got Sober, Had a 40-Pound Weight Loss Transformation, and Changed His Life

Bryant Mettler, 46, turned around a drinking problem, dropped more than 40 pounds, and changed his life. Here, Mettler—who is now sober—shares his incredible transformation story. I played soccer and basketball in high school, but I gave up organized sports in college, after my now-wife and I had a daughter at the age of 19.… Read More »