Dr Abayomi Ajayi is a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist and Managing Director, Nordica Fertility Centre, Lagos, a clinic that specialises in the treatment of infertility. In this interview with Sade Oguntola, he says that infertility is not a death...
Professor Emeritus Umaru Shehu qualified as a medical doctor about 60 years ago. He has been a professor for over 40 years. He is now a consultant physician at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital and a polio eradication...
The Chief Medical Director (CMD), University College Hospital(UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State, Profesor Temitope Alonge, has said patients rushed to the Emergency Department of the hospital will no longer have to wait endlessly to get the results of their tests...
UNIVERSITY of Ibadan, newly inducted medical and dental surgeons have been charged to ensure they keep abreast of new developments in medicine, especially in the current technologically and IT driven age, to remain relevant. Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Professor...
Sinus infection, the cause of untold misery among the afflicted, strikes about 200 million people worldwide. On the surface, the cause of the infection is not difficult to identify. It is a blockage of tiny holes that connect your nasal...
The vogue now is keto (Ketogenic) diet, a high-fat, low-carbohydrate eating plan. Experts, in this report by Sade Oguntola, say although this diet helps burn fat instead of carbohydrates for energy, more is still unknown about it. These days, there...
A Japanese robotics firm has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to bring its futuristic Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL) Robot Suit to the United States. Cyberdyne has been developing the HAL for nearly a decade, but only...
A new study has confirmed the link between diabetes and cancer as scientists also warned that the risk of cancer is sex-specific in people with diabetes. According to medicalnewstoday.com, the study suggests that a diagnosis of diabetes places a person...
The chairperson, Governing Council of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Enyantu Ifenne, says if President Muhammadu Buhari knows a tenth of the ‘atrocities’ committed by the suspended Executive Secretary, Usman Yusuf, ”he (Buhari) will throw him out.” “If (Mr)...
As I sat in the auditorium listening with rapt attention to what the lady lecturer was saying, I couldn’t help but appreciate her beauty. In assessing a lady’s beauty, the face, the dress and its fit and the carriage...