Medical News

July 20, 2017

Postpartum Infection – a troubling, afterbirth experience

Postpartum infections, also known as puerperal infections, are any bacterial infections of the female reproductive tract following childbirth or miscarriage or during breastfeeding. Postpartum infections may begin during labour, after the first 24 hours […]
July 10, 2017

Postpartum Depression – a depression that affects mothers

The birth of a baby brings so much excitement to couples. It is also a moment of great joy to many people; there are lots of […]
June 8, 2017

Ageing – how you can live a healthy life in your old age

How the human body gradually loses supple and glow and take on a fragile, lean and wrinkle form later on in life, is one of many […]
June 4, 2017

Rheumatoid Arthritis – a disease of the joint

You may have experienced it yourself or heard people say: “I tend to shiver and experience a sharp pain in my knees and joints when the […]
December 16, 2016

Dietary Choices for Pregnant Women During this Festive Season

During Christmas, pregnant women may tend to consume more sugar, alcohol, oily foods, flour based foods, etc., which are unhealthy. Dr. Choice Onyinyechi, a Gnaecologist and […]
November 15, 2016

Albinism: What You Need To Know About It

Albinism: What is it? Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, or eyes to have little or no color. It occurs when […]
November 15, 2016

Bipolar Disorder

What is Bipolar Disorder? Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the […]
November 15, 2016

Down Syndrome

About Down syndrome Down syndrome (DS), also called Trisomy 21, is a condition in which a person is born with an extra chromosome. Chromosomes contain hundreds, or […]
November 15, 2016

Albinism: What You Need To Know About It

Albinism: What is it? Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, or eyes to have little or no color. It occurs when […]
November 15, 2016

Colour Blindness (CVD)

Colour blindness is a subject or condition hardly talked about due to the disinterest and sometimes ignorance in our society. It is estimated that 1 in 12 […]