Nigerian hospitals grounded, as medical council of Nigeria declares strike illegal!

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has declared the ongoing strike by members of the National Association of Resident Doctor illegal. The medical council...

Ask our Gynecologist: Can You Really Get Pregnant From Pre-ejaculate?

This is why you should never rely on the pull-out method for safe birth control. Finally, we are bringing you very public answers to some of...

The mental health angle of epilepsy

Do you know some people believe that when a person has seizures, the saliva coming out of such patients can actually infect anyone that...

Lassa fever is back! kills 2, infects doctor in LUTH-Lagos, Nigeria

Two persons were yesterday confirmed dead from Lassa fever at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, even as a resident doctor has been infected...

World Hepatitis Day 2017: Top 5 Tips To Follow To Never...

Viral hepatitis is inflammation of the liver caused due to a virus, and it is one of the leading causes of death globally, accounting...

Why is my period late? 8 Possible Reasons You Might Have...

Having a late period can be very distressing, especially if you are used to having regular periods or concerned about an unexpected pregnancy. Worried about...

‘Save my son’s life’, mother cries!

After visits to several spiritual homes failed to yield the expected results, mother of David Effiong, 14-year-old boy who has been down with Ameloblastoma...

Finally! Nigerian Senate passes bill for compulsory treatment and care of...

The Senate on Tuesday passed the Compulsory Treatment and Care of Victims of Gunshots Bill aimed at ensuring that victims of gunshot wounds receive...

Bill to make premarital Genotype test compulsory scales second reading

A bill seeking to make haemoglobin-genotye testing compulsory for intending couples in Nigeria passed the second reading on Tuesday. The bill, which was sponsored by...

Mystery Bumps Near Your Vagina? Here’s What They Could Be.

Have you noticed small bumps on your vaginal area? Health's medical weighs in on what they could be—and whether you should have a doctor...

World Sickle Cell Day 2017: Celebrating The Warriors!

World Sickle Cell Day (World Sickle Cell Awareness Day) is an annual global public health campaign held on June 19. It focuses on raising...

New Parent? See The Revised Nigerian Immunization Schedule.

When babies are born, they inherit specific types of antibodies from their mothers. These antibodies help them fend off different diseases. The antibodies are also...

6 basic things you should do this rainy season!

After the long period of dryness and heat experienced in almost every parts of the country, we are glad the clouds have finally given...

Your Baby Is What You Eat!

Getting the right nutrition during pregnancy is good for both you and your baby. This has been known for a very long time, but...

What You Should Know About Swelling in Your Legs

Here are some factors your doctor may consider: If you notice swelling in your feet or legs, you should definitely talk to your doctor about...

Control Your Blood Sugar Level with just 1 Boiled Egg

We determine our overall health with our eating and lifestyle habits. But the modern environment has become toxic, raising our risk of various diseases,...

Osotimehin: 100 countries condole with Nigeria.

No fewer than 100 countries have condoled with Nigeria over the sudden passing away of the late Executive Director of the UN Population Fund,...

SAD: How Porpular Nigerian Actress, Moji Olaiya died in an ambulance...

Distraught, distressed, dismayed. Those were the words that could best describe the looks on the faces of many visitors who flooded the Magodo residence...

Your Running Nose could be Upper Respiratory Tract Infection!

Upper respiratory infections are one of the most frequent causes for a doctor visit with varying symptoms ranging from runny nose, sore throat, cough,...