The Truth Behind Stretch Marks

On 05/Jan/2016 / In Articles

  Stretch marks medically known as striae distensae, are an extremely common finding in both men and women who are past puberty. They appear as linear, thinned skin most often found on the breasts, abdomen, hips[...]

STUDY: An Orgasm A Day Prevents Prostrate Cancer

On 30/Dec/2015 / In Articles

Study finds participants who ejaculated more than 21 times a month were at a 22 percent lower risk of getting the disease Men having one orgasm a day could significantly reduce a man's chance of developing prosta[...]

Is Magnesium Sulfate Use During pregnancy Appropriate?

On 30/Dec/2015 / In Articles

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine have long supported the short-term (usually less than 48hrs) use of MAGNESIUM SULFATE in obstetric care is appropriate[...]

FG To Build 10,000 Health Centres Across Nigeria

On 29/Dec/2015 / In Articles

  The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, has disclosed that federal government has concluded arrangements to build 10,000 primary health facilities in the 774 local government areas across the country for e[...]

Contractors Handling Ayinke Hospital Messed Up – Health Commissioner

On 23/Dec/2015 / In Articles

  The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, speaks on the challenges facing the health sector:   The poor attitude of health workers caused a lot of concern this year. How will you addres[...]

The National Health Bill- A Personal Commentary Volume 4

On 22/Dec/2015 / In Articles

It is with a humble heart that I welcome you to the 4th volume of my personal commentary on the Nigerian Health Bill. Kindly read volume 3 here: The National Health Bill; A Personal Commentary- Vol III | Medi[...]

Highlights of the 2015 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC

On 21/Dec/2015 / In Articles

The American Heart Association recently released a publication "Guidelines HIghlights" which summarizes the key issues and changes in the 2015 AHA Guidelines update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and[...]

Still on the Brouhaha at FMC Owerri BY Dr. Paul John

On 20/Dec/2015 / In Articles

The federal government through the federal ministry of health has taken the bull by the horn by indefinitely shutting down federal medical centre, Owerri. I wondered why a group of people could take the laws into their[...]

​The Detection of Corrupt Prions

On 18/Dec/2015 / In Articles

This research is the leading and pioneering work in the discovery and development of an ultra-sensitive technique for the detection and diagnosis of prion infection using recombinant prion proteins. The significance of[...]

Minister Tasked on Health Insurance

On 12/Dec/2015 / In Articles

  The Managing Administrator, Alafia Hospital, Ibadan, the first private hospital in the old Western Region, Babatunde Agbaje, has called on the Minister of Health, Dr. Isaac Adewole, to ensure that the focus of[...]

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