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Nurse Lillian Kuczka Who Helped Develop The Crash Cart Dies Aged 91

On 20/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Lillian “Pat” Kuczka, a nurse who helped develop the “crisis cart” for hospitals, died Monday in Autumn View Health Care Facility, Hamburg. She was 91.   Born in Orchard Park, the forme[...]

INTERVIEW: How I Got The German Embassy To Set Up A Health Clinic In Abuja IDP Camp: Ex-NYSC Member

On 18/Sep/2017 / In Articles

As the world deals with a refugee crisis arising from wars in Syria and parts of the Middle East, Nigeria is also dealing with its own internal refugee crisis. The Boko Haram insurgency has led to widespread displaceme[...]

11 Reasons You Have Puffy Eyes And How to Fix Them

On 18/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Waking up with puffy, swollen eyes is a major bummer—especially if you need to arrive at work looking bright and alert, or you’re tired of masking the puffiness with makeup. Even worse is when the puff is a[...]

Study: Saying Sorry When Rejecting Someone Can Make That Person Feel Even WORSE (Even Though It Makes You Feel Better)

On 16/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Getting out of lunch with a work colleague, or skipping Friday-night drinks with your flatmate, is usually as easy as saying 'I'm sorry'. But a recent study found that apologising can make rejection feel wo[...]

Editorial: Doctors, End the Strike Now

On 12/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Nigeria’s health system teeters on the brink of collapse as doctors once again resort to their favourite pastime of embarking on indefinite strike to settle labour issues. Once again, it is that season when docto[...]

Third Grader Uses CPR To Save Unconscious Mom

On 11/Sep/2017 / In Articles

A third grader was recognized by his school on Thursday for his heroic actions that helped to save his mother’s life. Dimitri Meram, of San Carlos, California, quickly administered CPR recently after his mother,[...]

Ivorian Herve Guy Leaves Saudi Club To Get Treatment For Heart Condition

On 11/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Saudi side Al-Qadisiyah FC have allowed their Ivorian player Hervé Guy to leave the club for treatment after doctors advised them against using the midfielder due to a medical issue with his heart.   &q[...]

Verbal Aggression, The patient And The Nurse By Linda Smith

On 11/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Nursing Times reader Linda Smith talks about dealing with verbal aggression in the workplace.    I do not understand why a nurse feels angry when a patient is verbally aggressive. If I was distressed, fel[...]

FG Panel Accusses NHIS Boss, Others of N919m Fraud

On 11/Sep/2017 / In Articles

The panel set up by the Federal Ministry of Health to probe the suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Prof. Usman Yusuf, and other activities at the NHIS has submitted its report to the[...]

What Do Women REALLY Want To See In A Mans Body? The Surprising Truth

On 10/Sep/2017 / In Articles

It's not bulging biceps or ripped pecs that men need to worry about when trying to attract a woman but their bellies, researchers have discovered.   Scientists have found that women check out a man’s[...]

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