Nursing Practice – The Prevalence of Occupation Hazard Associated with Nursing Practice

Nursing Practice – The Prevalence of Occupation Hazard Associated with Nursing Practice

Nursing Practice – In recent years, it has become apparent that health care workers are exposed to a variety of occupational insults that can result in serious acute and long- term adverse health outcomes. In nursing, the situation is complicated because of high demand on quality nursing care, most nurses do not have adequate knowledge on the assessment of hazards when they occur, others may not apply protective measures properly even if they know (Monica, 2007). [Read more…]

Malaria: A Silent Killer

Malaria: A Silent Killer

Malaria is an ailment we see everyday and we suffer it often, because our environment is conducive for the vector and at times people tend to treat it by themselves which is one of the reasons why it is a silent killer. self medication is dangerous and disastrous to human life, because as one treats him/herself of the disease he/she may not take the correct dose or might make wrong decision because of frequency of malaria when a person falls ill he/she automatically believe that is malaria and will start to treat it by himself and this act has stolen the lives of many unknowingly. [Read more…]

Genetic Disorder in Man

Genetic Disorder in Man

Genetic Disorder in Man  –   In human sex chromosomes, the male have the genotype xy and female have the genotype xx. Owing to an error in cell dinsion, the Y chromosi=ome is lost from an ordinary (xy) male producing XO, and added to female which therefore becomes xxy. [Read more…]

Head and Neck Tumor in Patients and its High Occurrence

Head and Neck Tumor in Patients and its High Occurrence (A Case Study of Federal Medical Centre)

Head and Neck Tumor in Patients and its High Occurrence – Out of 2,300 histological cases that was reported to histopathology unit of Federal Medical Centre, 63 cases were head and neck tumor from the year 2002-2009 which noted that the record keeping were poorly done.   The research revealed that there were 14 cases of head and neck tumor in 2008 which showed that the incidence was high and more than 75% of these head and neck tumors were at an advanced stage when discovered. [Read more…]

Ebonyi State Environmental Protection Agency (EBSEPA)

Ebonyi State Environmental Protection Agency (EBSEPA)

Ebonyi State Environmental Protection Agency (EBSEPA) precisely, is a state Governmental parastatal attached to the office of the Executive Governor and charged with the responsibility of ensuring a healthy environment for sustainable human and infrastructural development in Ebonyi  State. [Read more…]