THEME: Medication Without Harm According to the National Library of Medicine, Patient safety is defined as the prevention of harm to patients. This emphasizes the system of care delivery that prevents errors; learns from the errors that do occur; and is built on a culture of safety that involves health care professionals, organizations, and patients. […]
There is no gainsaying that having knowledge about cancer can be very beneficial in the fight against cancer. An estimated number of 13,000 women were diagnosed with cervical cancer in the United States of America in 2016 and more than 4,000 of these diagnosed women will lose their lives due to this diagnosis. According to […]
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), recommends that girls have their first gynecology exam when they are between the ages of 13 and 15.
WHAT IS LASSA FEVER? Lassa Fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic fever that was first discovered in the village of Lassa, Nigeria in 1969. It is an animal-borne or zoonotic illness.
WHAT ARE CORONAVIRUSES? Coronaviruses are a rather large family of viruses that can cause diseases. Many strains of the virus affect birds and mammals including humans.
Stroke is a sudden interruption in blood supply to the brain. This simply means that, for some reasons, blood suddenly stops flowing into the brain as it should, depriving the brain of oxygen and nutrient.
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Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as any degree of glucose intolerance with onset or first recognition during pregnancy. . In other words, gestational diabetes is diabetes detected during pregnancy.
FACTS ABOUT HPV AND CERVICAL CANCER HPV IS COMMON. Most sexually active individuals will have HPV at some point.
Every year, on the 14th of November, the world diabetes day is celebrated worldwide. The theme for this year’s world diabetes day is “The family and diabetes”.