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Brazilian Plastic Surgeon Dr Bumbum On The Run After Patient Dies Following Failed Bottom Enhancement

On 20/Jul/2018

A celebrity plastic surgeon known as Dr Bumbum has gone on the run in Brazil after a woman died following a procedure to enlarge her bottom. Denis Furtado, 45, is believed to have given acrylic glass filler injections[...]

Girl With Disability Gang-Raped By 22 Men For 7 Months In India, Police Say

On 20/Jul/2018

A young girl with a hearing disability was drugged and gang-raped by at least 22 men repeatedly over a seven-month period at the apartment complex where her family lives in Chennai, India, her mother told police. Polic[...]

UNILORIN Elects Medical Student As Its Student Union President

On 20/Jul/2018

The University of Ilorin SUG has elected to office the first Medical student as Animashaun Oluseyi Emmanuel, as the new Student Union president in the 43-year-old existence of the prestigious institution.   [...]

DEPRESSION: Sounding the Sirens on Clinician Suicide

On 20/Jul/2018

It’s one of the oldest (and most dangerous) adages related to the profession of healthcare: that those who take care of others do not take care of themselves. A major difference between today and yesteryear, howe[...]

43 PHCs’ to Benefit from Lagos New Health Initiative

On 20/Jul/2018

About 43 Primary Health Centres and 23 service providers have been chosen to benefit from the pilot phase of the access to finance and medical equipment leasing scheme of the Lagos State Government.   This was[...]

High Court: Locking up Patients for Hospital Bill Amounts to False Imprisonment

On 20/Jul/2018

The Act of Hospitals Locking Up Customers From Exiting Their Premises On The Guise That They Must Complete Payment Amounts To False Imprisonment, Court Rules.   A High Court of Anambra State presided over by H[...]

Nursing And Midwifery Council Of Nigeria Memo On Collection Of Notification Of Registration

On 19/Jul/2018

The Nursing And Midwifery Council Of Nigeria has today the 19th of July, 2018 released a memo to the Principals/Provosts Schools/Colleges of Nursing and Midwifery, Coordinators, Schools of Post Basic Nursing Programmes[...]

I am as Guilty as Charged, Fake Medical Doctor Tells Court

On 19/Jul/2018

A fake medical doctor, Salisu Usman, yesterday confessed at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos that he had been treating patients, posing as a qualified medical doctor.   “I am as guilty as charg[...]

HIV Positive Patient Lands in Court for Spitting on Nurse Treating Him

On 19/Jul/2018

He spit on her and said “taste the last kiss of death,”   An Aliceville man who police say is HIV positive is charged with felony assault after spitting on a nurse at Northport Medical Center. &n[...]

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