FEATURES: Why Men May Take Longer to Get Over Their Exes

On 09/Sep/2017 / In Articles

When I was 27 I started seeing a guy (let’s call him Brad), who was 10 years my senior. He said he wanted something serious, and after a few intense dates, he said he wanted that with me. My feelings? Same &mdash[...]

Medical Practices Failing in Customer Service Training

On 09/Sep/2017 / In Articles

A recent poll by the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) found that nearly half of practice leaders [47 percent] say their staff members need additional training in customer service. The poll also found that pr[...]

‘Cancer Does not Kill, if Detected Early’

On 09/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Chief Oncologist at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital LASUTH and Chief Executive Officer, St. Cyril Cancer Treatment Foundation, Dr. Mojisola Animashaun, has said.   She disclosed this at a memorial[...]

No, Not Another Strike Action By Rose Moses

On 09/Sep/2017 / In Articles

As I prepared to write this column, a 14-year-old boy, or thereabout, was being featured on a news programme of a national television. He had his mother by his bedside at the National Hospital, Abuja, where he is under[...]

#StopRape: Man Arrested Rape Of 7-year-old

On 09/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Ogun State Police Command has arrested 40-year-old Ezekiel Adegbenga, for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of a-7-year old girl (name withheld).   A Situation Report (Sitrep), signed by the command&r[...]

Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu to Build Specialist Cancer Treatment Hospital in Ondo State

On 08/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Worried by the alarming rate of breast cancer among women and the dearth of relevant equipment for treatment in the country, wife of Ondo State governor, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu has announced plans for the es[...]

Green Blood Syndrome (Sulfhemoglobinemia) By Abdulmuttalib Musa Maibasira, RN

On 05/Sep/2017 / In Articles

Green Blood syndrome is a colloquial description for Sulfhemoglobinemia, a rare condition resulting from exposure to any sulphur containing substance leading to accumulation of excess sulphur in the blood. While the co[...]

MUST READ: Dr Ike Okwesili’s Thoughts on NMA Stamp

On 29/Aug/2017 / In Articles

Revisiting the issue of NMA seal is important to me because the medical profession in this country has to heal itself if the government is not interested. There is no policy that is perfect in the world but I have le[...]

Nurse Symbols: The Origin and the History

On 28/Aug/2017 / In Articles

We see nurse symbols all of the time, and likely don’t think twice about them. We know that they indicate a nurse, but do we know where they come from?    The symbols are on nursing pins, medical je[...]

What Do Your Nails Say About You? From Ridges To Brittleness

On 24/Aug/2017 / In Articles

If you want to know more about the innermost state of someone's health, look at their nails. Yes, really. For just as the skin is an indicator of how we are functioning on a deep down level, so too do our fingernai[...]

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