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Research: UNILORIN Don Prof. Munir-deen Ijaiya, Designs New VVF Treatment Technique

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin, Munir-deen Ijaiya, has developed a technique for the effective treatment of vesico-vagina fistula. The biotechnolo[...]

#ICYMI: JOHESU Issues 14-day Strike Notice

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

The Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, has threatened to resume the industrial action it suspended on 30th May 2018 if the issues in dispute are not resolved by Thursday, 31st January, 2019.    Issuing t[...]

Health Sector In Kaduna: Group Scores State and El Rufai low

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A group, under the umbrella of Coalition of Concerned Citizens for Better Healthcare in Kaduna State, has scored the State Governor, Nasir El Rufai, low on health development indices in the state from 2015 to 2018. &[...]

Medical Student, 21, Delivers His First Baby At A TUBE Station After Coming To Pregnant Womans Aid

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A first-year medical student put his skills to the test when he delivered his first baby at a London underground station. Hamzah Selim ran to the rescue of the woman after hearing her cries at Warren Street station in[...]

Life in The Fast Lane BYy Diane M. Goodman, RN, MSN-C, CCRN, CNRN

On 17/Jan/2019 / In Articles

Working Level I Trauma   It could be the snap of a bitterly cold January morning, or the flames from a horrifying Christmas morning fire. It could be the screams and shock of another school shooting that surpr[...]

Odd: Man has a 10in long rod stuck in his bowels after inserting it into his rear for fun

On 14/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A man in eastern China had a long rod stuck in his bowels on New Year's Day after inserting it into his backside to 'seek excitement', according to Chinese media.   The object, reported to be a [...]

FG To Help 506 Foreign-trained Doctors Secure Jobs

On 14/Jan/2019 / In Articles

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has inducted 506 foreign-trained doctors to practice in the country as the federal government has promised to assist them secure work placement. The inductees emerged fr[...]

STUDY: Can Viagra Damage Your Eyes?

On 12/Jan/2019 / In Articles

A man who drank too much of sildenafil, the active ingredient in Viagra, was left with 'doughnut-shaped' spots in his vision. After drinking a bottle of the liquid, used to treat erectile dysfunction, the man i[...]

Fayemi Receives Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital Visitation Panel Report

On 12/Jan/2019 / In Articles

Ekiti state Governor Kayode Fayemi has received the report of the Visitation Panel to the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), Ado-Ekiti.   The governor constituted the panel to look into the act[...]

Creating A Balance Between Family and Medicine: Dr Kemi Yusuf

On 12/Jan/2019 / In Articles

Creating A Balance Between Family and Medicine —Dr Kemi Yusuf Dr Kemi Yusuf, Consultant Endocrinologist, Department of Internal Medicine, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Osun[...]

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