Saving the lives of young girls

If only If only …. If only they used protection If only she had said no (loud and repeatedly!) If only she had insisted (and resisted!) If only she...

STROKE IS TREATABLE

What is stroke? A stroke is a "brain attack" and can happen to anyone, at any time. It occurs when blood flow to an area...

Saving women’s lives

If only If only she had gone out If only she had said no If only she kept it closed If only they used protection If only she did...

Do it with a Nigerian Doctor

Can it be done here in Nigeria? I get asked the same question and expression of the same fears from patients and relatives following...

Doctors were the biggest losers!

All Things Medical The conference and exhibition organised by Daily Trust Media took place as planned last week (19/20th). The Nigeria Air-force (NAF) conference centre...

The trouble with eye specialists

A patient of mine recently underwent surgery for a massive pituitary macroadenoma. Don’t worry, I will explain the meaning later! Story, story The story is that...

Have you heard about ATM?

Okay, ATM is not the teller machine! For us, ATM actually means ‘ALL THINGS MEDICAL’. This is the exhibition and conference to showcase what is...

The WASH project: Medilag Alumni Class of 86

Hear this We graduated from the College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idiaraba, Lagos. The school is called ‘MEDILAG’ for short. It was a very...

Fat women, fat brains and headaches

There is a condition called ‘benign intracranial hypertension’ (BIH). It simply means pressure inside the brain causing massive headaches, blindness and rarely, death: if...

The silent philanthropists in Abuja

“When I see that humanity is suffering, it tears my heart. I cry, and then I extend my hand to help heal my heart.”...

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