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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Blood Donation and Transfusion in Nigeria; A brief chat with a...

Seeing the need for more enlightenment on the subject of Blood Donation, Transfusion and its challenges in Nigeria, team HealthFacts met with Eze Mary-Cynthia,...
sexual-health

Sexual health is not all about sex – Dr. Oyegunle

Sexual health is a subject of great importance which everyone needs to have a working knowledge of. The vast majority of Nigerians know very...

Beware Computer Geeks!

This past week, ask.healthfacts.ng/healthfacts had a short chat with a few staffs at a tech hub somewhere in Lagos. We discovered a couple of...
down syndrome

Down Syndrome cannot be treated but it can be managed –...

Hello Healthfacts.ng family! Did you know Paediatricians (doctors who treat children) are some of the nicest and coolest doctors ever? We spoke to one...

Congenital heart disease: Why nursing parents must be vigilant

Hello Healthfacts.ng family! We contacted Dr. Sokunbi (remember her?) once again to share with us important information about congenital heart diseases. Here are some...
Sickle Cell Day

World Sickle Cell Day – Keeping the Hopes Alive

Every June 19, the World celebrates the World Sickle Cell Day. Sickle cell is a group of inherited blood disorders. The sickle cell disease causes...

Cancer stage 3a recedes to stage 1 after CAM treatment

Good day Sir, please can you briefly introduce yourself? My name is Raymond Toyo. I am the Medical Director of T-Gold Health and Wellness Centre....
nigerian-startup-culture

Mental Health and the Nigerian StartUp culture

In the past few years, the word entrepreneurship has really generated a lot of buzz among youths in Nigeria. Many young people have now...

Tooth brush or chewing stick? – A Dentist’s advise

HealthFacts team had an interview with Dr Akeju, a practicing dentist at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idiaraba Lagos. Can we meet you? I am...
Hunger and malnutrition in NE Nigeria

Terror alert: Hunger and Malnutrion in NE Nigeria

As announced, the much awaited tweet chat with Doctor Ladele (@golikesoj) held yesterday at 7pm WAT. The focus of the discussion was on Hunger...