Saturday, October 20, 2018
*Experts alert to rising cases of infertility, quacks in Nigeria *Non-regulation, poor ethics, crippling N1.35trn market While assisted pregnancy gives infertile couples the chance at a child, recent study has revealed that children conceived with Assisted Reproductive Technologies, such as In...

Home Made Scar Removal

A scar is a mark left on the skin after a wound or injury has healed. Scars result from the biological process of wound repair in the skin, as well as in other organs and tissues of the...
In the thick of global attention on Nigeria as a result of the undercover story by BBC Africa Eye and the pidgin unit of the foreign media, the local front has embraced the choice to join the discourse that...
Children given paracetamol in their first two years of life may be at greater risk of asthma, a study has found.Paracetamol is recommended to treat most kinds of childhood ailments, including headache, stomach ache and cold symptoms, while it...
A team of researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have proven that it is safe to use an immunotherapy drug in treatment in HIV.The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the...
It is no longer news to the Nigerian system that any new government that takes over power promises to place healthcare as priority among other sectors in the country.Nigeria’s health situation continues to be of growing concern with various...
When Brian Adeyemi was born three years ago, his birth was recorded in the maternity register of a private hospital—and certified on a hospital letterhead card. Before 1992, record of his birth and existence would have ended there. But new...
Hepatitis is the inflammation of the liver chiefly caused by viruses but may be caused by other factors like alcohol, drugs, toxins, malaria, yellow fever and autoimmune disease. The liver is the largest organ in the body. It helps...
The pregnant state is one in which the changes in hormones and their relationship to the individual are so drastic that some researchers have even termed that condition as, effectively, a third sex; a gender that is neither male...
Abstract The protection of the rights of all patients and ensuring that autonomy is exercised within each individual’s intellectual ability is one of the most important goals of law and ethics in medical practice. The present paper joins a vibrant conversation...