Career

Job Vacancy: Internship Positions Open At The University Of Calabar Teaching Hospital… Check Now!!!

University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, located in Calabar, Cross River, Nigeria, invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the Internship position below: Job Title: House Officer Medical Laboratory Interns Pharmacy Interns Radiography Interns Dental Therapy Interns Dental Technician Interns Physiotherapy Interns Qualifications/Requirement * Candidates must be holders of relevant qualifications (MBBS, MBBCh, B.Sc, B. Pharm, […]

Career

Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital (UDUTH) List for House Officers And Training Dates

Candidates are to be in two (2) batches. Batch A, Candidates from seria number 1 – 40 are to commence their training with effect from 1st February 2017, while candidates from 41 – 60 are also to report by 1st July, 2017. Batch A 1. Dr Yera Hassan 2. Dr Stanley Ogchukwu Okerulu 3. Dr […]

Start Up Clinic

6 Reasons Why You Should Never Skip Brushing Your Teeth… Make Sure You Check Out No 2 and 5.

It’s something that most people do at least twice a day but for anyone whose ever skipped cleaning their teeth, you may want to read on. According to dentists, skipping the twice daily cleanse can lead to all sorts of health issues such as loose teeth, bleeding gums and even coronary heart disease. Here, Dr […]

Patient

Do You Use Federal Teaching Hospitals Regularly? Well, Get Ready To Pay More!!!

Most states in the country have a federal teaching hospital located in it. Patients/clients love to use the services rendered in these facilities because of the presence of a wide range of specialist services at a cost effective rate. However, if current lobby by the Committee of Chief Medical Directors (CMDs) with the Federal Ministry […]

Physician

Resident Doctors End Warning Strike, Issue 21-day Ultimatum

The National Association of Resident Doctors on Wednesday ended it seven days nationwide warning strike and gave the Federal Government another 21 days ultimatum to meet its demands. The residents doctors insists that successive governments have reneged on their promises to them, a situation that have continually made them to follow the hard way of […]

Policy

SAD NEWS: Nigeria Still Records A Poor Doctor-Patient Ratio – WHO

It is no longer news that the health care sector in Nigeria seems to be improving across most healthcare evaluation matrics. There seems to be more modern day healthcare facilities springing up here and there, with state of the art facilities. However, one point that seems to bad to get is the Doctor-Patient Ratio; a […]

Career

Medical Induction: Babcock University 1st Swearing-In & Induction Ceremony

The President/Vice-Chancellor Prof Ademola S.Tayo on behalf of the Board of Trustees, Council and Senate welcomes the General Public to the 1ST SWEARING-IN/INDUCTION CEREMONY OF NEWLY QUALIFIED MEDICAL DOCTORS FROM BENJAMIN S. CARSON SNR. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, BABCOCK UNIVERSITY. Date: 30th Junuary, 2017 Venue: Babcook Business School Time: 10:00am JOIN THE NEW DoctorsQuarters.com BBM CHANNEL […]

Social Media

Why It’s Your Duty to Share Accurate Health Info on Facebook

My sons were born 13 years ago, and my pregnancy experience lends support to the widely held notion—true or not—that doctors have the most complications. I was pregnant with triplets. My first son, delivered at 22 weeks, died. I managed to stay pregnant with my remaining two until 26 weeks, when I became septic. As […]

Social Media

Are You Addicted To Facebook? It Is In Your Genes… New Study

Facebook addicts may be genetically programmed to love social media, a major new study has claimed. Scientists at King’s College London compared the internet habits of around 4,250 identical twins with around 4,250 non-identical twins. They found genes were responsible up to 39 percent of the time spent online. Experts claim this shows the media […]

Physician

UPDATE: Doctors Threaten not to Treat Nigerian Police Officers, Their Families

The Commissioner of Police in Zamfara, Shaba Alkali, has pleaded with doctors to rescind their decision of withdrawing medical services to police and their family members in the state. Mr. Alkali made the plea in Gusau, while reacting to the Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, directive to its members to withdraw medical services to the Police. […]

The Professional

NPMCN: Public Health Short Course Schedule Released By Postgraduate College For Doctors And Other Health Workers… (PHOTOS)

The Faculty Of Public Health, National Postgraduate Medical College Of Nigeria, in collaboration with The Department of Community Health, Lagos University Teaching Hospital and The University College Hospital Ibadan are pleased to announces the following short courses for different cadre of the health professions viz; Kindly confirm the venue, course duration and course fee from […]

The Professional

PRESS-RELEASE: Nigeria Medical Association On Crises Between FG And NARD.

The leadership of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has been closely monitoring the lingering crisis between membership of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), an affiliate of NMA, and the Federal Government on issues bordering on poor state of health of Nigerians and welfare of our members. 2. The poor state of our health institutions […]

Physician

NPMCN/WACS Organises Revision Course For Doctors Sitting For Primaries, This Februray.

The Faculties of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria and The West Africa College of Surgeons announces an intensive, non-residential revision course in basic sciences as designed for medical doctors preparing for the primaries exam in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. DATE: 20th – 25th Feb, 2017 VENUE: Trauma Centre Hall, National Hospital Abuja. TIME: […]

Patient

This Discrimination Must Stop… Nurse Wrongly Sacked For Being HIV Positive.

Not until the good people in the society decide to do something about a wrong, then evil prevails. This is true story that I decided to share and hope justice is done for Nurse Jane. Discrimination of  A HIV-positive Nurse! Now this Nurse Jane (Not real names) walked into my office today crying . She just lost […]

Policy

Doctors Write Off Abia State University Teaching Hospital.

Resident Doctors practising in the South East Region of Nigeria have passed a Vote of No Confidence on a tertiary health facility owned by the Abia State Government, The Abia State University Teaching Hospital, Aba (ABSUTH). The Doctors under the aegis of The South East Caucus, National Association of Resident Doctors, have called on the […]