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The Gulf Between Doctors and Nurse Practitioners

On 12/Oct/2013

Not long ago, I attended a meeting on the future of primary care. Most of the physicians in the room knew one another, so the discussion, while serious, remained relaxed. Toward the end of the hour, one of the physic[...]

Do vitamins C and D prevent the flu?

On 12/Oct/2013

  The simple answer right now is: no.   However, I believe in vitamins C and D as essential vitamins that, at healthy levels, can slow the progression of a viral infection. But there’s no clear in[...]

Blood-Brain Barrier Breached by Anti-Breast Cancer Drugs Using New Technique

On 11/Oct/2013

Some breast cancer drugs can penetrate the blood-brain barrier (BBB), but they have not been very effective against brain metastases, whereas other, more effective anti-breast cancer drugs cannot penetrate the BBB at a[...]

Vitamin B17 and metabolic therapy in cancer

On 11/Oct/2013

VITAMIN B17, also known as Amygdalin is a naturally occuring anti-tumour agent, a natural chemotherapeutic agent found in over 1000 plants, especially in the seed of common fruits such as apricots, apples, plum and pea[...]

No Bone Boost from Vitamin D: Study Finds Supplements Are Waste of Time For Women Trying To Prevent Osteoporosis

On 11/Oct/2013

  .No increase in bone density according to study published in The Lancet .Hundreds of thousands of women take the supplements every day .According to expert most healthy people do not need to take vitamin D[...]

Medical and Dental council of Nigeria Public Notice on Clinical Laboratory Inspection

On 10/Oct/2013

This is to inform all medical and dental practitioners in Nigeria and the general public that the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria MDCN has the statutory responsibility for the regulation of medical, dental and al[...]

Medical and Dental council of Nigeria Assessment Pass List for Doctors and Dentists

On 10/Oct/2013

Pass list of the assessment Examination for doctors and dentists holding only the foreign medical/dental degree and candidates from oba okunade sijuwade college of health sciences, igbinedion univeristy held on wednesd[...]

Alzheimers Breakthrough Hailed As Turning Point

On 10/Oct/2013

  The discovery of the first chemical to prevent the death of brain tissue in a neurodegenerative disease has been hailed as the "turning point" in the fight against Alzheimer's disease. More work[...]

New cousin of Botox discovered - but it's so dangerous that scientists are keeping its details a secret

On 10/Oct/2013

  .New type of botulinum toxin is first to be discovered in 40 years .But only scant details of it have been released in a recent journal article over fears it could be used as a potent new bioweapon .Fears[...]

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