The health sector we need under Buhari – Oluwole, MDCAN President

On 12/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  The President, Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Dr Steven Oluwole, in this interview, explains the expectations of his members from the president – elect, Major General Muha[...]

WHO: Caesarean Sections Should Only Be Performed When Medically Necessary

On 10/Apr/2015 / In Articles

Caesarean section is one of the most common surgeries in the world, with rates continuing to rise, particularly in high- and middle-income countries. Although it can save lives, caesarean section is often performed wit[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Revealed, the terminally ill man set to be first to undergo the world's first full HEAD transplant Pioneered by Doctor branded 'Nuts'

On 09/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  . Valery Spiridonov says he is ready to put his trust in Dr Sergio Canavero . 30-year-old computer scientist was born with Werdnig-Hoffman disease . Genetic muscle-wasting disorder has left him seriously d[...]

Universal Health Coverage A Mirage If...............

On 08/Apr/2015 / In Articles

Complement of the New Year. After my last outing - Rape of Medical Laboratory Science the Bane of Adequate Health Care Delivery in Nigeria, there were some violent reactions. The reactions were quite expected but some[...]

Ex-NMA President Calls on Buhari to Improve Health Sector

On 06/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  Former president of the Nigerian Medical Association  (NMA), Dr Osahon Enabulele, has called on the president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, to improve the health sector and the fundamental health right[...]

Emerging and Re-Emerging Diseases - Stopping the Spread (2)

On 05/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  Lecture Delivered at the 2014 Health Week ceremony of the University of Lagos by Prof. Akin Osibogun, MBBS (Lagos); MPH(Columbia); FMCPH; FWACP; FRSPH(UK), Professor of Community Health, University of Lagos, &[...]

Ebola virus diagnostic tool developed by physician who worked in Liberia

On 04/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  Adam C. Levine, M.D., an emergency medicine physician at Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital who treated Ebola-infected patients in Liberia last year, used his field experience to create a tool to de[...]

Lab Scientists Urge Buhari To Appoint Competent Hands For Health Ministry

On 04/Apr/2015 / In Articles

  THE Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has joined Nigerians in congratulating Nigeria’s President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd.), even as the association has urged him t[...]

Press Statement by the Nigerian Medical Students Association on the 2015 Presidential Elections

On 01/Apr/2015 / In Articles

The Secretariat of the Nigerian Medical Students’ Association hereby wishes to congratulate the contestants of the just concluded Nigerian Presidential elections. We congratulate them on their comportment all thr[...]

The worst foods to eat when you're sick, and the best ones

On 31/Mar/2015 / In Articles

  When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a g[...]

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