For humans, the first instinct would be to disinfect it and then cover it with a bandage.
Healthcare practitioners and sickle cell based Non-Governmental organisations have advocated for the need to educate the young and adult generation on sickle cell anaemia, which will help change their behaviours..
Determined to avoid possible service disruption, the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has intervened to resolve the dispute between Health Care Providers (HCPs) and Health Maintenance Organisations...
Uterine fibroids are the most common tumors in women of reproductive age and one of the commonest reasons women undergo surgery.
For more than a year, Adeola Fowotade struggled to recruit people to a clinical trial for COVID-19 treatments. A clinical virologist at University College in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, she joined the effort in August 2020...
Top on the list are huge asteroids that will race past earth at 43,000 miles per hour on January 18; Quadrantids sent up to 50 shooting stars per hour streaking across the sky on January 3
31 Dec 2021
Civil Society in Malaria Control, Immunisation and Nutrition (ACOMIN) has stressed the need to address gender imbalance in malaria intervention and empower men and women with right knowledge, as opposed to leaving any particular gender behind.
30 Dec 2021
Recent studies have provided evidence that the emergence of COVID-19 has further aggravated the spread and treatment of diseases endemic to Nigeria, such as Lassa fever, cholera and meningitis...
30 Dec 2021
Medical experts at the Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos (CMUL), Idi-Araba, have made recommendations on how to advance development of medical institutions in the country.
30 Dec 2021
Medical experts under the aegis of Academy of Medicine Specialties, Nigeria (AMSN) have made recommendations on how to curb COVID-19 variants of concern such as Omicron and other health challenges in Nigeria.
21 Dec 2021
A new analysis by World Health Organisation (WHO) showed Africa made significant progress against Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) over the past decade, reducing new infections by 43 per cent and nearly halving Acquired Immune Deficiency...