Category: NEWS

Research links chicken consumption to prostate cancer, others

By femi Ibirogba A new research outcome from the University of Oxford has linked the consumption of poultry, especially chicken, to an increased risk of prostate and blood cancer. Thousands of cancer cases were associated with chicken intake in the study. Although several other studies had liked red meat consumption to increased risks of breast, […]

“Nursing Group Admins” kick-start Nurses support Initiative

The group- Nursing group Admin is an alliance of progressive Administrators (of nursing media groups) and reliable stakeholders that are concerned with professional developments in its sphere. The group was formed as an online support intervention from the contributory and volunteering spirit of it’s members. It is saddled with the ultimate will and act to […]

UK Govt. Abolishes UKVI IELTS For Doctors, Nurses, Midwives, and Dentists.

UK Govt. Abolishes UKVI IELTS For Doctors, Nurses, Midwives, and Dentists who have met the required professional score in IELTS ACADEMIC Recenty, the UK government announced via their official website www.gov.uk that the IELTS UKVI has been streamlined to ensure that doctors, dentists, nurses and midwives who have already passed an English language test accepted […]

Experts Advocate Ways to Reduce Cancer Cases, Deaths in Nigeria

Worried by the rising cases of cancers and deaths in Nigeria, especially breast, prostate, colorectal, lung, cervical and pancreatic tumours, experts have advocated increased vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV), hepatitis, early screening, treatment and palliative care. The experts said between 30 per cent and 50 per cent of cancer deaths are preventable through modifying or […]

Write a smart Nursing care plan and win 70,000

WRITE A SMART NURSING CARE PLAN AND WIN 70,000 The Challenge Is On #70k Cash For One “SMART” Nursing Care Plan Nurses Got Talent Foundation welcomes you to Mrs. Victoria Iyke-Ihemmadu care plan challenge 2019 winners will go away with #70,000 ($200) Please carefully read the instructions below; The competition will run from September 1st- […]

National Guidelines on Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment

1. All suspected case i.e patient presenting with fever must have parasitology test done (mRDT or microscopy) 2. Only confirmed cases of malaria should be treated with ACTs to avoid resistance. 3. Assessment is either i) uncomplicated malaria or ii) severe malaria. 4. Uncomplicated malaria is fever, joint pain, headache, etc. PLUS positive parasitology test. […]

Why Restricting Foreign Nurses From Entering USA Despite Nursing Shortage?

America’s population is growing, its workforce is aging and its health care system is straining under the weight of both. At the intersection of these trends is the practical question of just who’s going to care for all these new patients. Increasingly, the nurse answering that bedside call looks and sounds a lot like me, […]

National Ear Care Centre 2019 Ear, Nose and Throat Nursing Programme Refresher Course

The Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria has directed us to conduct a Refresher Course for all trained Ear, Nose and Throat Nurses who did not register with the Council five (5) years after their graduation and those who graduated time before the School was accredited that is, when it was in Lagos University Teaching […]