Nigerian medical doctor, Chris Uzoh in the UK has been banned from practice for one year for trying to woo his patient by bombarding her with messages. According to Daily Mail , the 40-year-old doctor had sent the patient up to 20 messages, and at a point sent flowers and a card in Continue Reading
South African doctors from the Stellenbosch University have performed its second successful penis transplant operation in the country. According to Times Live, the man who underwent the surgery is being kept anonymous for ethical reasons, and he’s a 40-year-old who has been without a penis for 17 years after a Continue Reading
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has revealed that $3.2m (N1.08bn) worth of HIV drugs expired in storage. Adewole said this while delivering a speech at the ‘Dissemination Meeting of 2016 National Health Facility Survey’ in Abuja on Tuesday. He said clinical competence and knowledge of healthcare workers, availability Continue Reading
The friendship between Nollywood actresses, Tonto Dikeh and Halima Abubakar has really come a long way as they both reach out to each other in times of trouble. Yesterday, Halima took to her Snapchat to announce she had to shave her hair due to drug reaction after her surgery. Tonto Continue Reading
The UK Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service has struck off a doctor Lawal Haruna for performing 3 botched operations that have been described as “Never events”. In March 2015, Lawal mistakenly removed a patient’s Fallopian tube and ovary during an operation to remove her appendix. The patient, identified as “Patient B” Continue Reading
Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, has called for heightened vigilance and intensified awareness efforts on symptoms of hemorrhagic fevers following the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to Vanguard, he issued a statement on Saturday in Abuja through Boade Akinola, Director for Media and Public Relations, Continue Reading
Lagos State Government Honors Late Dr. Adadevoh After Her Picture Was Photoshopped Into A ‘Lagos @ 50’ Banner
The Lagos State government finally bows to pressure, honors late Dr. Adadevoh, who died trying to curb the spread of Ebola after a concerned Lagosian photoshopped her picture into one of the Lagois @ 50 banner.
Kenya’s health authorities on Sunday announced the outbreak of dengue fever in the coastal region. According to the Mombasa County Director of Health, Khadija Shikelly, she reported that 119 cases had been confirmed in all six sub-counties following rapid diagnostic test kits conducted at the hospitals in Mombasa. She added that Continue Reading
Meal replacement shakes, or simply MR shakes, are the products, which are highly used by people for different purposes, including weight management, muscle building, health improvement, substitute of daily meals etc. Depending of what you want to achieve, the MR products provide various options and solutions. For example, if you Continue Reading
Buhari. Credit: Newsroom Nigerians have expressed concern over the health of their president, Muhammadu Buhari, with this collage comparing his looks giving credence to their worry. Since returning to the country from London in March after about two months on medical vacation, Buhari has hardly been spotted in public. This Continue Reading
Yesterday we brought you a report, that Davido’s late uncle, Isiaka Adeleke, who is also a serving Senator, died of an overdose of painkillers. However, latest gist is that the one Dr. Ade, who prescribed the drug to him after he complained of leg pain, has been arrested. Daily Post Continue Reading
Daily Mail reports that a 42 year old Chinese man has been rushed to the hospital after he broke his penis during a night of vigorous sex with his wife. According to reports by the Media house, the man, 42, identified as Dai from the Guangxi’s Nanming city was rushed Continue Reading
Coming after the Governor of Zamfara State, Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari, said that the Meningitis which badly affected his state was as a result of fornication, it has been disclosed that vaccines which were sent down to State to treat affected citizens, has been stolen. According to Twitter users who revealed this, Continue Reading
Vaccines to help fight the outbreak of “Type C’ form of Cerebro Spinal Meningitis (CSM) in Zamfara state have reportedly been stolen.
Surgeons in China might be on their way to achieve one of the greatest breakthroughs in medical history. A 27-year-old Chinese woman Jin Qi is expected to have a nose and a mouth after losing them 25 years ago. The woman who is scheduled to receive four surgeries to get Continue Reading