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Memorandum on the need to integrate Traditional Medicine And Alternative Medicine into the Contributive Health Scheme in Delta State

On 29/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  A MEMORANDA PRESENTED BY DR. BENJAMIN CHUKWUNONSO AJUFO (RMP INDIA) TITLED THE NEED TO INTEGRATE TRADITIONAL AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE INTO THE BILL FOR A LAW TO ESTABLISH THE DELTA STATE CONTRIBUTORY HEALTH CO[...]

Retired Director, Health Ministry, Dr. Yakuza Usurps Presidential Directive, Renewed Medical Director, FMC Owerri Tenure

On 29/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  Embattled Medical Director of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owerri, Imo state, Dr. Angela Uwakwem has been occupying her office illegally, NewHorizon has learnt.   Dr. Uwakwem’s tenure was p[...]

Many Psychology Findings Not as Strong as Claimed, Study Says

On 28/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  The past several years have been bruising ones for the credibility of the social sciences. A star social psychologist was caught fabricating data, leading to more than 50 retracted papers. A top journal publis[...]

Pediatric Intravenous Cannulation

On 20/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  Pediatric intravenous (IV) cannulation is an integral part of modern medicine and is practiced in virtually every health care setting. Venous access allows the sampling of blood, as well as administration o[...]

Divide And Rule: A Tumors Strategy

On 19/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  Researchers supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation have discovered how aggressive cells can invade healthy tissue during the earliest stage of tumour development. This opens up new ways of attackin[...]

Opinion: Before Privatizing The Teaching Hospitals By Abdullahi Sadiq Mohammed

On 17/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  Privatization is a partial or complete transfer of ownership from government to private individualts, largely for economic reasons. However,it may come with improvement in efficiency and service delivery du[...]

How To Combat Athletes Foot

On 13/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  As student athletes take the field they may be facing more than a rival team— they may have to deal with athlete’s foot.   According to the Mayo Clinic, athlete’s foot is an fungal i[...]

Before the Gordian knot of the Nigerian Healthcare system is untied BY Femi Awotunde

On 11/Aug/2015 / In Articles

For over two decades, the nation’s Health sector has been embroiled in one turmoil or the other. From the dwindling Public funds which have left the sector bereft of the required investment to make it up to date[...]

Pharmacists Reaffirm Equality With Medical Doctors

On 09/Aug/2015 / In Articles

  The National chairman of Nigerian Association of Hospital and Administrative Pharmacists (NAHAP), Martins Olanipekun Oyewole,‎ has taken a swipe at the Nigerian medical sector and concluded that there was[...]

Still on the Proposed Privatisation of Our Health Sector BY Dr Paul John

On 08/Aug/2015 / In Articles

Unarguably,  our health sector remains the only sector with the highest number of industrial actions . Many lives have been lost in avoidable situations   owing to these incessant crises in the sector .In vie[...]

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