END STAGE KIDNEY DISEASE: Find it early, treat it early

On 15/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

Twins from different fathers in one womb By Sola Ogundipe

On 15/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

The ear, the cotton bud and the seven signs of trouble By Chioma Obinna

On 15/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

Quacks will only maim, not heal you

On 14/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

Alhaji Faruk Umar Abubakar: The Messiah Nursing Has Been Waiting For - Jennifer Emelue

On 13/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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 stating that he used to[...]

The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Physicians Make That Could Lead to Liability for Sexual Harassment

On 09/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

The Re-Election And Re-Emergence Of Moses Eyovwerhuvwu: A Tale of Intimidation And Threats By A Sitting Monarch

On 09/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

On Male Infertility

On 09/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

10 Benefits to Drinking Warm Lemon Water Every Morning By Beth

On 05/Jan/2017 / In Articles

There are many health benefits of lemons that have been known for centuries. The two biggest are lemons’ strong antibacterial, antiviral, and immune-boosting powers and their use as a weight loss aid because lemo[...]

Phony Honey Pot

On 05/Jan/2017 / In Articles

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[...]

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