News In : Articles   (Page 1)
  • END STAGE KIDNEY DISEASE: Find it early, treat it early
  • Every day that you wake up and every night that you go to bed, there are a couple of organs in your body that deserve your devotion, appreciation, respect and admiration. Those organs are your kidneys. Next to the live[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Jan/2017
  • Twins from different fathers in one womb By Sola Ogundipe
  • Siblings can have different fathers; can twins born of a woman have two fathers? The straight answer is yes. Twins could be “bipaternal.” This phenomenon occurs quite rarely (1 in a billion to be exact), bu[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Jan/2017
  • The ear, the cotton bud and the seven signs of trouble By Ch...
  • Worldwide, several studies have pointed to the growing problems arising from self-ear-cleaning. Even in Nigeria, researchers have demonstrated that good intention of caring for the ears may weaken the ability to hear a[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Jan/2017
  • Quacks will only maim, not heal you
  • Two weeks ago, the Lagos State Government sealed the premises of  a maternity centre in Ikorodu. What was the offence? A quack who had been operating the centre accidentally pulled out a baby’s hand during a[...]
  • Date Posted:: 14/Jan/2017
  • Alhaji Faruk Umar Abubakar: The Messiah Nursing Has Been Wai...
  • The Name Alhaji Faruk Umar Abubakar doesnt ring a bell neither does a google search reveal much. The only information on the name Faruk Umar Abubakar is the post i got on NursingworldNigeria.com stating that he used to[...]
  • Date Posted:: 13/Jan/2017
  • The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Physicians Make That Could Lea...
  • Claims and lawsuits alleging sexual harassment can be among the most daunting and potentially devastating claims affecting physicians, both in their capacity as an employer and as a health care professional. Civil, cri[...]
  • Date Posted:: 09/Jan/2017
  • The Re-Election And Re-Emergence Of Moses Eyovwerhuvwu: A Ta...
  • An indicted former Medical Director of the Central Hospital, Ughelli, Delta State, Moses Eyovwerhuvwu, was re-elected to run the hospital for another year amidst intimidation and threats to the lives of hospital staffe[...]
  • Date Posted:: 09/Jan/2017
  • On Male Infertility
  • I have been fighting live battles, with some male chauvinist, who think that infertility and inability of women to conceive male children are the sole responsibility of women. One incontrovertible medical evidence is t[...]
  • Date Posted:: 09/Jan/2017
  • Phony Honey Pot
  • It is bad enough we import N30.5 billion of honey; it’s worse that it’s fake and dangerous   It has been quite fashionable ever since the current recession to stress the imperative of diversifying[...]
  • Date Posted:: 05/Jan/2017