How To Remove Stains From Your Scrubs – From Vomit to Blood

On 23/Jan/2019 / In Articles

Just when you think your work is done, you have soiled scrub suits to deal with after your shift. And it’s a job you can’t put off since keeping your uniform in mint condition is important in working as a n[...]

Movie Review: The Glass Hospital Has the Worst Nursing Staff In Movie History

On 21/Jan/2019 / In Articles

WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Glass, which is currently in theaters.    There's no more thankless job in sci-fi and horror films than the poor people working as the nursing staff of any[...]

Disease Outbreak: The Humans Behind the Numbers By Chimezie Anueyiagu

On 21/Jan/2019 / In Articles

During outbreaks, it is very easy to get lost in the numbers. We are constantly updating our databases, our leadership and the media on how many people have become infected by the latest outbreak, how many have died an[...]

NiBUCCA Urges Private Sector to Join Fight against Spread of HIV/AIDS

On 21/Jan/2019 / In Articles

The Group Managing Director, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe has urged operators in the private sector to join hands with the Nigerian Business Coalition Against AIDS (NIBUCAA), a non-governmental organisation in the fi[...]

#Healthcare: LASUTH And Burden Of The Untimely Death of Omolara

On 21/Jan/2019 / In Articles

The viral video of a man whose wife, Omolara Kalejiaye, lost her life because she was unable to secure a bed space at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital for admission, has again brought to the fore the issue[...]

Sexual Assault And Its Mental health Consequences By Adeoye Oyewole

On 18/Jan/2019 / In Articles

Sexual assault is an act of violence that is, by definition, against the victim’s will. The victim is forced to submit to genital, oral and/or anal sexual acts and often due to aggression, abuse and degradation.[...]

Research: UNILORIN Don Prof. Munir-deen Ijaiya, Designs New VVF Treatment Technique

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin, Munir-deen Ijaiya, has developed a technique for the effective treatment of vesico-vagina fistula. The biotechnolo[...]

#ICYMI: JOHESU Issues 14-day Strike Notice

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

The Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, has threatened to resume the industrial action it suspended on 30th May 2018 if the issues in dispute are not resolved by Thursday, 31st January, 2019.    Issuing t[...]

Health Sector In Kaduna: Group Scores State and El Rufai low

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A group, under the umbrella of Coalition of Concerned Citizens for Better Healthcare in Kaduna State, has scored the State Governor, Nasir El Rufai, low on health development indices in the state from 2015 to 2018. &[...]

Medical Student, 21, Delivers His First Baby At A TUBE Station After Coming To Pregnant Womans Aid

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A first-year medical student put his skills to the test when he delivered his first baby at a London underground station. Hamzah Selim ran to the rescue of the woman after hearing her cries at Warren Street station in[...]