Study : Female Doctors Are Better Than Male Doctors

On 21/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

According to a new study done by University of Montreal research team, female doctors are better than male doctors cause they provide higher quality of care to the patients. The research team reached this conclusion[...]

Doctor's Strike - 'I Don't Want My Sick Son to Die'

On 20/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

The nationwide five day warning strike began by doctors which began Wednesday is already weighing heavily on patients in public hospitals across the county as reports from our correspondents nationwide indicate. While[...]

Role of Sugar Uptake In Breast Cancer Revealed

On 20/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

Metabolism was lost in the shadows of cancer research for decades but has recently been reclaiming some of the spotlight. Now, Mina Bissell, Distinguished Scientist with Berkeley Lab’s Life Sciences Division and[...]

World Class Medical Facility Coming — FG

On 20/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

The Federal Government has taken a  step towards establishing a world class medical facility designed to reduce the  huge foreign exchange lost daily through medical tourism. To actualise this goal, Secreta[...]

Strike: No work, no pay, Oshiomhole tells doctors

On 20/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has described the ongoing nationwide warning strike by the Nigerian Medical Association as provocative, illegal, avoidable and unnecessary. The governor also said that any docto[...]

Higher blood pressure threshold OK in older adults

On 19/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

Many older adults with high blood pressure can be treated less aggressively, which could mean taking fewer pills to get it under control, according to new treatment guidelines from an expert panel. But not all experts[...]

Indian Woman Miscarries 10 Babies In One Night

On 18/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

  In what's being called a medical record in India, a 28-year-old woman in Madhya Pradesh miscarried 10 babies in one night this week.    The Indo-Asian News Service reports that Anju Kushwaha[...]

Doctors Degin Five-day Nationwide Strike Today

On 18/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

Doctors in public health institutions across the country will begin a five-day nationwide strike today. The National President of the Nigerian Medical Association, Dr. Osahon Enabulele, who spoke with our corresponde[...]

I Cant be Held Responsible for Doctors Strike - Minister of Health

On 18/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, on Monday in Abuja stated that nobody should hold him responsible for the planned strike by doctors under the aegis of Nigerian Medical Association. The NMA had directe[...]

GlaxoSmithKline to Stop Paying Doctors to Make Speeches

On 18/Dec/2013 / In Medical News

GlaxoSmithKline is making major changes to its incentive schemes following a damaging corruption scandal in China, the British Broadcasting Corporation reported on Tuesday.. The pharmaceuticals firm will st[...]

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