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Sickle Cell and Avascular Necrosis Operation

On 09/Nov/2019 / In Articles

The last time I wrote about myself, I said I had to have a blood exchange and this in readiness for avascular necrosis operation in my shoulder.   The non-stop constant pain started in August 2017. I initially[...]

Nigerians Urged To Embrace Sports for Healthier Lifestyle

On 09/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Nigerians have been urged to embrace fitness by taking up more sporting activities in order to live a healthier lifestyle.The advice was give at the IESL Fitness Groove, organised by IESL Engineering, a foremost engine[...]

Medical Doctors Will Soon Rally Traditional Medicine for Integrative Treatment of Ailments’

On 09/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Following The recent pronouncement by the Federal Government to give total support to traditional medical practitioners, and the protection of their intellectual property rights, and in line with the theme for the 2019[...]

Management of Adolescents’ Menstrual Pain

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

The adolescent period is the period of life when a child develops into an adult; the period from puberty to maturity, technically categorised as children from ages 10 to 19.   The joy of every parent is that t[...]

PHC Remains Top Priority of My Administration – Akeredolu

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

The Ondo State Governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, has stated that primary health care delivery was one of the top cardinal programmes of his administration, saying he would continue to invest in it by ensuring that basic n[...]

Preventing Child Malnutrition

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Malnutrition as a critical disorder occurs when a person’s diet doesn’t contain the right amount of nutrients. It simply means ‘poor nutrition’ and can refer to undernutrition – not gettin[...]

Exercise to Avoid Non Communicable Disease, Expert Advises

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Mr Chukwuemeri Okafor, of Physiotherapy Department, Chukwumeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Teaching Hospital, Amaku has called on the elderly to exercise regularly to avoid non communicable diseases caused by old age.   O[...]

Antenatal Care Prevents Maternal Mortality Ratio – NPC

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

The National Population Commission (NPC) says utilisation of antenatal care is imperative for the prevention and reduction of maternal mortality ratio. Mr Osifo Ojogun, the NPC Project Director for 2018 Nigeria Demogra[...]

Nutritious Breakfast Important For Healthy Living – Experts

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Health experts have warned adults and children against skipping breakfast, saying it is important to kick the day’s activities with the needed energy. In an interview with our correspondent, a nutritionist at the[...]

How to Cope With Ongoing Cholera, Diarrhoea, Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in Lagos

On 08/Nov/2019 / In Articles

Several reports have alerted to a cholera outbreak in Lagos State and over 100 cases recorded in Lagos Island General Hospital and some few cases in Isolo General Hospital. The reports advised people to avoid patronisi[...]

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