Making do with the warriors in white
Rotimi Ireti Akinola is my friend. He is one of the few Nigerians who look trouble in the face and match boldly forward to embrace it. Akinola is a teacher of doctors.
Turning the tides against infectious diseases: The microbial pathologist’s nexus
A Microbial Pathologist is a Medical Doctor, who specializes in Pathology, with emphasis on infectious diseases. Pathology is the study of the basis of suffering (diseases).
Lassa fever: Medical doctor canvasses cat-keeping
A Medical practitioner, Dr. Ajayi Abass, on Friday advised residents to keep cats at homes to checkmate rats and guard against the spread of Lassa fever.
Resident doctors blame political leaders for worsening health sector
Members of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have blamed the nation's political leaders for the worsening health facilities across the country. They also decried medical tourism by a few privileged Nigerians.
NMA and unbridled doctors’ exodus
It should be worrisome that an old story of how so many developed and developing economies have been gaining brains from our brain drain in the health sector is still a recent discussion point by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA). This is a sad commentary on our development.
Court determines driver’s fate July 24 over death of two doctors
Four years after two medical doctors were allegedly killed in a car accident on Ondo/Ore road, a driver, Taiwo Suberu, will know his fate on July 24 after a Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State fixed the date for Suberu’s trial.
Institute trains 158 doctors, others
The Life of Institute has trained over 158 medical doctors and 37 nurses for Endoscopy in Nnewi, Anambra state, the director of the Institute, Prof Joseph Ikechebelu, has said.
When and how to use your pet
I have never liked pets all my life, but I think I am prepared to give one a try now”. That was the terse statement a newly introduced client of mine made when he visited the hospital days ago.
Hell on Earth
The ride to hospital that day was quite eventful. I had seen TK happy, I had seen him sad even angry but I had never seen him scared.