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Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital (BMSH, ARD) Chapter Health Week 2018

On 22/Aug/2018 / In Articles

The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Braithwaite Memorial Specialist Hospital (BMSH) Chapter presents its 2018 HEALTH WEEK.   Programme of Events   1. Sunday 26th August, 2018  Thanksgivi[...]

First Aid and Emergency Health Care: How to Do a Firemans Carry

On 22/Aug/2018 / In Articles

The Fireman's Carry technique used to be a common way for firefighters to carry someone from danger but it's no longer used in that scenario because it exposes the victim's airway to smoke. However, this me[...]

The Dark Side Of #Socialmedia: Woman Loses NASA Internship After Twitter Beef With Member of NASAs Space Council

On 22/Aug/2018 / In Articles

A Twitter user named Naomi H shared on Twitter that she had accepted an internship at NASA  with a rather emphatic, profanity-laden tweet.   But days later, Naomi lost her internship after a Twitter frenz[...]

The 6 Main Reasons Married Couples Loose Some Level Of Intimacy

On 22/Aug/2018 / In Articles

Love and marriage may go together like a horse and carriage, but sex and marriage? That’s a different story: Data scientist Seth Stephens-Davidowitz recently discovered that “sexless marriage” is one[...]

Liver Transplants May Be Unnecessary Thanks To New Drug Treatment

On 20/Aug/2018 / In Articles

A potential treatment for sudden liver failure could cut the need for transplants, say scientists at the University of Edinburgh. The liver has an incredible natural ability to repair itself, but this can be lost in so[...]

RE: Why Fight The Doctor Over Who Leads The Health Team?

On 20/Aug/2018 / In Articles

Cosmas Odoemena’s article with the above title published in The Guardian of Sunday and Punch July 13, 2014, brought to the forefront yet again, the tussle for equality that is blamable for Nigeria’s underde[...]

Why Does Drinking Alcohol Make You Eat More?

On 20/Aug/2018 / In Articles

If you're like many people, the more you drink, the more you eat.   Munching on a bag of Doritos while guzzling a beer or nibbling at cheese cubes with a glass of wine in hand may be pleasurable, but it ca[...]

UBTH Clears N50m Medical Bills Of Indigent Patients

On 20/Aug/2018 / In Articles

The University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Edo State, said it had granted waivers worth N50 million to its indigent patients.   The Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Prof. Darlington Obaseki, disclosed t[...]

Another Death In Idia Over WhatsApp Rumours Of Child Kidnappers

On 23/Jul/2018 / In Articles

A mob lynched a woman in India after rumours circulated on WhatsApp about child kidnappers. More than 20 people have been killed in similar incidents over the past two months - with the latest coming days after the mes[...]

Poisonous Books Found In Library Of University of Southern Denmark

On 23/Jul/2018 / In Articles

The deadly discovery has echoes of a novel-turned-movie where victims are killed off by the toxic pages of a forbidden manuscript. Three rare books dating from the 16th and 17th centuries have been found by scientists[...]

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