Topic

Mamaville Pregnancy Partners Secures N5m Grant funds to boost operations.

Mamaville Pregnancy Partners is a special purpose medical practice that was designed by some experts aimed at improving maternal health for Nigerians. It is about one year in operation. Like other maternal inclined health service companies, including Partum Secrets and Mamalette NG, a big challenge remains access to funding at initial stages of operation. Nigeria […]

Career

Job Vacancy: Housemanship and Internship Vacancy Opens at UUTH, Uyo

The University of Uyo teaching hospital has commensed acceptance of applications for Housemanship and Internship for the underlisted departments. POSITIONS: – Medical House Officers – Dental House Officers – Intern Pharmacists – Intern MLS – Intern Radiographers – Intern Physiotherapists – Intern Nurses – Intern Dental Therapist – Intern Dental Technologists To apply via our […]

Career

Job Vacancy: Internship Positions Open at Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti.

Applications are hereby invited from qualified candidates for the following vacant position at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido-Ekiti. POSITIONS: House Officer Pharmacist Intern Med Lab Scientist Interns Radiographer Interns Physiotherapist Interns QUALIFICATIONS; Interested candidates must have registered with their professional councils or boards. Also an award of relevant degree is necessary. METHOD OF ENTRY: Interested […]

Events The Professional

Endoscopic & Laparoscopic Training Workshop for Surgeons in Lagos.

Nigeria’s medical community will be hosting an Endo-Laparoscopy Hybrid Workshop for General, Colorectal & Bariatric Surgeons at the prestigious Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Lagos, from June 10 to June 12, 2019. The Course Outline includes; 1). Surgical Endoscopy Modern Endoluminal Techniques GIST Timor’s & Hybrid Techniques Role of Endoscopy in OP Early Endoscopic Management […]

Policy

Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakiliki Renamed to Alex Ekwueme University Teaching Hospital, Abakiliki.

The Federal Government (FG) has approved the renaming of Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) to Alex Ekwueme University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki. Alhaji Ahmed Ramalan, Chairman of the hospital’s board, disclosed this on Wednesday in Abakaliki while addressing newsmen, NAN reports. He said the renaming was with immediate effect. Ramalan said Prof. Isaac Adewole, the Minister […]

Career

Job Vacancy: Housemanship and Internship Positions open at FMC Gusau.

JOB VACANCY: This is to inform the general public that Federal Medical Centre, Gusau is hereby requesting for application from suitably qualified candidates wishing to undergo the compulsory one year Internship/Housemanship Programme in the center. POSITIONS: House Officers Pharmacist Interns Dental therapist Interns Optometrist Interns Med Lab Scientist Interns Radiographer Interns Nursing Science Interns METHOD […]

The Professional

NPMCN: Radiology Pre Conference and Clinical Update Course on Genitourinary system.

The National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Faculty of Radiology presents this 2-Day Pre Conference Clinical Update Course on Genitourinary System. The Course is for candidates preparing for Part I and Part II Fellowship exams in Radiology and Radiotherapy. VENUE: Department of Radiology, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano DATE: Monday 29th – Tuesday 30th July […]

Career

Job Vacancy: Housemanship & Internship Positions opens at EKSUTH, Ado Ekiti

JOB VACANCY: Interested and qualified applicants are hereby invited to fill in the following vacant positions at Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital; POSITION: Medical House Officers Dental House Officers Pharmacy Interns QUALIFICATIONS: Medical/Dental House Officers – CONMESS 1 Step 1 – Must have MBBS, MBCHB, or BDS and possession of provisional license with MDCN. Pharmacy […]

Conditions

Coffee curbs prostate cancer in men.

The love of good tea is in human nature even though a subset of people prefer a scintillating cup of coffee. Coffee is arguably one of the most popular drinks on the planet and is a complex cocktail. In fact, coffee can contain more than 1000 nonvolatile chemical compounds and in excess of 1,500 volatile […]

Conditions Patient

How Accurate Is A DNA Test?

A DNA test is a medical method for checking the paternity or maternity of a child in the medical community.  A DNA test also allows you to determine bloodlines and genetic diagnosis of different inherited diseases you are vulnerable to. We get half of our DNA  from our biological mother and the other half from […]

Patient

LUTH Opens New Cancer Treatment Center.

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) and Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH, cancer treatment centre recently commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari will open its doors to patients on May 1. Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Prof. Chris Bode in a statement said the centre’s ultra-modern equipment was undergoing necessary calibrations and […]

Career

Job Vacancy: House Officers, Interns needed at FMC Abeokuta.

Interested and suitably qualified candidates are hereby invited to apply at the Federal Medical Center FMC Abeokuta for the following positions: 1⃣ House Officers 2⃣ Pharmacy Interns 3⃣ Physiotherapy Interns 4⃣ Nurse Interns 5⃣ MLS Interns 6⃣ Radiography Interns Requirements ? Application letter addressed to: The Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Bisi Onabanjo way, Idi-aba, […]

Meds Women's Issue

MISO-FEM: A solution to improving Maternal Health in Nigeria

Nigeria’s estimated maternal death per year is 40,000 which accounts for about 14% of global maternal mortality even though it contributes only 2% of the global population. Nigeria is the second largest contributor to maternal mortality worldwide, after India.   One Nigerian woman dies every 13 minutes (i.e. 109 women each day) from pregnancy and childbirth […]

Meds

PRESS RELEASE: DKT Nigeria 3-Month Pack for Levofem OCP.

DKT Nigeria has completed registration of the 3-months pack for Levofem daily oral contraceptive pills. Levofem 3-months pack contains three blisters of 21 pills with Levonorgestrel 0.15mg + Ethinylestradiol 0.03mg which prevents pregnancy for three months. Each blister also contains 7 pills with Ferrous Fumarate 75mg. READ ALSO: MISOFEM USE – A DRUG SAVING LIVES […]