Gynaecologist Cautions Women On Douching, Antibiotics Use


 – Endorses Seagreen’s Klovinal For Vaginal Infection Treatment A gynaecologist and obstetrician with Reddington Multi-Specialist Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Dr Olufisayo Balogun, has urged women to desist from washing their vagina with soap and antiseptics, saying it can cause vaginal acidity, giving room for infection. The expert, who recently More...

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By admin On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

How To Cope With Depression In Pregnancy

  It is generally believed that pregnant women nag and are prone to depression whenever they are in state. Studies have however validated it that a percentage of pregnant women say 70 per cent are either anxious More...

By admin On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Malaria In Pregnancy Does More Harm To The Fetus- Ntadom

Malaria in pregnancy should be considered a medical emergency as it does more harm to the fetus than envisaged, the Head, Case Management Branch, National Malaria Elimination Programme, Dr. Godson Ntadom has said. He More...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

A portion of oily fish a day increases the risk of diabetes in women- Researchers

  Eating too much of oily fish can actually increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by up to a quarter, a  new study has found. The study conducted by French scientists found that those who ate a portion More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Studies reveal antibiotics increase the risk of eczema in infants

Studies on almost 400,000 people found that giving antibiotics to infants increased their chance of developing the painful skin allergy by up to 41 per cent, and their risk of hay fever by up to 56 per cent. Children More...

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By admin On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Women beware: One glass of alcoholic drink per day reduces fertility by 18%

Although this may sound incredible to lovers of wine and other alcoholic drinks, but a new study by Danish researchers have validated it that just one large glass of wine a day slashes a woman’s chance of conceiving. Experts More...

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By admin On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Can Nigeria’s pharmaceutical challenges be solved through IT? (2)

  I found it overwhelming to continue this piece from where we stopped the last time, as I had to dig deeper into the topic, so we would not end up leaving out some crucial parts of the problem when trying More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

PhotoScribe Technologies upgrades their LMC and LMF lasers for pharmaceutical manufacturing

The world’s leading developer of custom laser solutions, PhotoScribe Technologies, has launched upgrades to their LMC and LMF lasers, specifically for the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.  Solving the need More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Applications of nanotechnology in drug delivery and design – Part 1

Arthur C. Clarke was the first, in 1956, to write on the nanotechnology concept, in a short story called “The Next Tenants”. This is considered to be the first work of fiction broadly describing what is today More...

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By Solomon Ojigbo On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
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Internet of Things: Opportunities for the pharma and health care industries

“More objects are becoming embedded with sensors and gaining the ability to communicate. The resulting information networks promise to create new business models, improve business processes, and reduce costs and More...