June 23, 2017

Medicinal Plants: Using Bitter Leaf For Wounds

Many plants have curative powers. Some of the best modern medicines at made from wild herbs. Nevertheless, not all ‘curative herbs’ people use have medicinal value and those which have are sometimes used the wrong way. CAUTION Some medicinal herbs are very poisonous if taken in more than the recommended […]
June 23, 2017

The Limitations Of Home Remedies

There are some illnesses that can be helped by home remedies. Others can be treated better with modern medicine. This is true for most serious infections.  Sicknesses like pneumonia, tetanus, typhoid, tuberculosis, appendicitis, sexually transmitted diseases, and fever after childbirth should be treated with modern medicines as soon as possible. […]
June 23, 2017

NCDC/NFELTP Conference 5th – 7th July 2017, Abuja: How training “disease detectives” can help Nigeria better prevent epidemics

In the wake of the Ebola and Lassa Fever outbreaks in Nigeria and the larger West African region, the work of “public health disease detectives” more formally called field epidemiologists, has increasingly come to light. Field epidemiologists are the foot soldiers in tracking and analyzing disease outbreaks before they become […]
June 23, 2017

The Fertility Show 2017 Holds In London

The largest fertility event in London giving you access to fertility expertise in one place at one time.  Whether you’re looking to start a family, or if you’re having difficulty conceiving for a second or third time, The Fertility Show will give you all the tools you need to make […]
June 23, 2017

IVF Pioneer, Prof. Ashiru Bags Discovery In Science Award

The pioneer of the IVF fertility treatment programme in Nigeria, Professor Oladapo Ashiru (OFR) was recently awarded the African child prize award for Discovery in Science and Innovation. Prof. Ashiru, who is the Chief Medical Director, Medical Art Center & Mart Medicare, Lagos, was recognised for his accomplishments in medicine […]
June 20, 2017

North Korean detainee, Otto Warmbier has died

Otto Warmbier, the American college student who returned home last week in a coma after 17 months of detention in North Korea, died Monday afternoon, his family said in a statement. “It is our sad duty to report that our son, Otto Warmbier, has completed his journey home.” Warmbier was […]