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INFECTIONS- ‘Staph’ oh ‘Staph’

Having worked in various hospital settings, the word ‘infection’ is one of the most loosely used medical terminology often ascribed to almost every illness. Understandably, the commonest ailments within our environment and indeed, sub-Saharan Africa arise from infectious agents. In the world of medicine, infection simply describes when any part of the body is invaded […]

After-Childbirth depression

After Child-birth Madness? Part 2

here is a medical condition called Postpartum Psychosis which causes women to lose touch with reality after child birth. Postpartum Psychosis is the rarest and most severe form of the possible aftert childbirth mental disorders which includes milder forms such as postpartum blues and postpartum depression (these are more common). Postpartum Blues usually does not […]

Nobel Prize Medicine 2011

Malaria and the 2011 Nobel Prize

This year’s Nobel prize in Medicine was awarded (to Bruce A. Beutler, Jules A. Hoffmann and Ralph M. Steinman) for their outstanding discoveries that built our modern day understanding of the Immune System (both Innate and Acquired Immunity) from works that started since the nineties. The breakthrough in Innate Immunity came from studies that revealed […]

Steve Jobs Ipod

The World mourns the legendary STEVE JOBS

 Apple fans flock to Beijing Store- Wall Street Journal  Steve Jobs “may never be equaled”- 234 Next Apple’s legend, Jobs had transformed our lives- Obama Thanks for showing that what you build can change the world- Mark Zuckerberg That Steve Jobs had been battling with cancer is not news anymore than that now at his […]

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