Friday, September 20, 2019
When you sign your child up for scouts, travel soccer, track and/or chess club, your intentions are good.You want your kid to learn how to hone skills. Or you see a sports scholarship in his or her future. Or...
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria known as ‘Chlamydia trachomatis’. The disease, which affects both men and women, is spread by having unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sex with an infected person. It is also transferred...
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...
… 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...
An affordable and effective device for detecting skin cancer has picked up an award of £30,000 ($40,000) from Britain’s best-known inventor.This year’s James Dyson prize for engineering was given to a group of four Canadian graduates, for their sKan...
Dr Olawale Qazeem is the CEO and Consultant, Olaking Naturopathic Clinic, Nigeria. He is a graduate of Biochemistry, University of Ilorin. He bagged a Doctor of Natural Medicine from the Indian Board of Alternative Medicine in addition to...
Dr. Megbuwawon Adekunle is a Public Health and Family Medicine Specialist. In this interview with Sunday Ehigiator, the Me Cure Head of Strategy and Commercial, talked about the need for early diagnosis, free mammogram screening by Me Cure, and...
Aarinola Olaiya is set to become the first medical student to graduate with distinction in Surgery at the Obafemi Awolowo University since 1989.  She shares her experience in this interview with CHUX OHAI, ahead of the institution’s forthcoming convocation event in...
There are 12, 740 licensed pharmacists in the country, the Registrar of the Pharmaceutical Council of Nigeria, (PCN), Elijah Mohammed, has said. Licensed pharmacists are those licensed to practice in the industry. Mohammed, who disclosed this during a consultative...
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...