Not all ailments need the use of drugs – Professor Adedoyin
A physiotherapist, Professor Rufus Adedoyin wants Nigerians to explore physical therapy for any form of ailment to promote good health.
He made the call in an interview with Radio Nigeria in Ilesa.
Professor Adedoyin who is also the Dean, Faculty of Basic Medical
Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife advocates non-drug
treatment to prevent the side effects of most drugs.
The physiotherapist who observed that heart disease was the major cause
of death nowadays, also advised Nigerians to avoid sedentary lifestyle, too much sugar and fat to reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
Professor Adedoyin called on the media to increase awareness on non-drug treatment and physical exercise for healthy living.