There can be no better way to begin an account of the life and accomplishments of Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, OFR, mni than to borrow the following expression of a renowned reformer: “Great people and champions are special gifts of...
It’s said to be great for clearing the skin, evening out skin tone and anti-aging, but does it work?Glycolic acid is one of those ingredients you see on plenty of skin care labels. Brands like Chanel, Mario Badescu, Drunk...
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition defines ovarian cancer as a disease in which, depending on the type and stage of the disease, malignant (cancerous) cells are found inside, near, or on the outer layer of the ovaries.In a study carried...
… Your suspension stands – Minister The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman Yusuf, has told the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, that he is not proceeding on suspension as directed by the minister. Yusuf...
Practising and student male nurses encounter diverse stereotypes in a profession predominantly populated by females, writes TOPE OMOGBOLAGUN Decked in a sparkling lab coat, Nurudeen Ajani recalled with sadness the event that led him into nursing. He noted that it...
Sunday Vanguard spoke to the President of the Nigeria Medical Association, Professor Mike Ogirima, on how the country’s health sector has performed in the outgoing year. To him, the country’s health indices are far from getting better. How do you...
Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother — Lin Yutang The desire to sustain and nurture human life is one of the most basic instincts of the female species. The ability to do this...
Nigeria’s Health Insurance Scheme was signed into law in 1999 as the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) act 35 of 1999, It did not properly take off until the year 2005, and since then it has only managed to...
The debate on the health effects of medical marijuana has intensified. Health experts warn cannabis can have a range of negative effects on users’ health. It can make them feel confused, anxious and paranoid or experience panic attacks and...
Would you as a woman get pregnant and bear a stranger’s baby? If not, would you at least do it for your sister or your other relatives?Whether you do or not, surrogacy is fast becoming an attractive assisted reproductive...