Conditions Patient

Children and teens risking permanent hearing damage as expert predicts imminent public health ‘challenge’

The number of teenagers with hearing damage caused by loud music has hit an alarming level, experts warn. Detailed tests on 170 students aged 11 to 17 showed almost all engaged in “risky listening habits” at parties, clubs and on personal devices. More than a quarter of them were already experiencing chronic, persistent tinnitus – […]

Policy The Professional

“President Buhari’s 10-Day medical trip is a tragic blot on Nigeria’s collective professional and National image” – Commonwealth Doctors.

Vice President, Commonwealth Medical Association, Dr. Osahon Enabulele Monday expressed disappointment at the news of President Muhammadu Buhari’s 10-Day medical trip to London for an Ear, Nose and Throat, E.N.T, infection, saying; “I am very constrained to state that this foreign medical trip flies in the face of the Federal Government’s earlier declaration of her […]

Policy

Lagos State’s N49bn Medical Park Ready Soon

Lagos State Government has said the proposed medical park that will cost a consortium of investors from the United States of America, about N49 billion will be  completed within the next 20 months in Ikoyi area of the state. The Special Adviser to the Lagos State governor on Overseas Affairs and Investment, Dr Ademola Abass, […]

Video

Shocking moment lion attempts to pounce on little boy but slams into glass (Video)

A heart-stopping video from Chiba, Japan shows a little boy turning his back on a lion enclosure only for it to charge forward and pounce – only stopped by the glass wall… The adorable tot, just two-years-old can be seen watching the male lion crouching by the rock at the back of the large class-enclosed […]