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Leadership & Managing People: How Great Nursing Improves Doctors Performance

On 02/Jun/2019 / In Articles

Every physician can think of a time — probably many — when a nurse has saved the day. And indeed ample research shows that programs that foster a culture of excellent nursing have sweeping impacts throughou[...]

Woman Fired After Working 20 Years As A Hospital Nurse Without A Licence

On 02/Jun/2019 / In Articles

Health officials in Quebec have discovered that a woman who had been working as a nurse and caring for hospital patients for 20 years was an impostor. The health authority in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region of easte[...]

Hypertension can Lead to Death, if Left Untreated – Expert

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

Dr Jide Owolana, the Chief Medical Director, Living Standard Hospital in Benin, Edo, says hypertension can lead to death, if untreated. Owolana made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) i[...]

NGO Takes Breast Cancer Awareness to Market Women

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

A non-governmental organization, International Care Community for all Race and Rural Environment (ICCARRE) yesterday organised an awareness outreach to sensitize market women on breast cancer. The president of the orga[...]

NDLEA Arrests Drug Dealer In Anambra, Seizes N45m Tramadol In Kaduna

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

The operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested a suspected notorious drug dealer, Chimezie Okoye, in Anambra State as they also seized N45m tramadol in Kaduna.   The arrest of[...]

Causes of Upper Abdominal Pain

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

In this part of the world, when people talk about having ‘stomach pain’, they are referring to pain that is related to the gastro-intestinal tract known as the alimentary canal, not just one part of it. &[...]

Exercise Boosts Well-Being among Psychiatric Inpatients

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

A recent paper describes how scientists set up a gym in a psychiatric inpatient unit to find out whether exercise could improve symptoms and general well-being in this challenging environment. A new study asks whethe[...]

How Measles Erases Immune System’s Memory, by Researchers

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

Beyond rash, infection makes it harder for body to remember, attack other invaders. The most iconic thing about measles is the rash — red, livid splotches that make infection painfully visible.But that rash, and[...]

How Fasting Prevents Obesity, Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome, Fatty Liver Disease

On 31/May/2019 / In Articles

Fasting from dawn to sunset for 30 days increased levels of proteins that play a crucial role in improving insulin resistance and protecting against the risks from a high-fat, high-sugar diet, according to research pre[...]

How Structured Approach can Reduce Maternal Mortality

On 30/May/2019 / In Articles

A recent study has shown that poor access to quality emergency obstetric services contributes significantly to high maternal and neonatal mortality rates in the country.   According to Nigeria Demographic Heal[...]

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