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HEALTH

Alex's Death : "The System killed him not the Doctor", Dental Council Issue Official Statement

Following the events of the past few days, regarding the complications and death of a Student during a Dental Procedure. The Nigerian Dental Association has released a press statement, clarifying the incident OFFICIAL STATEMENT BY THE NIGERIAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION (NDA) On Friday 30th January, 2020 a viral video was brought to our attention about a young man who lost his life following complications of a Dental anesthesia at General Hospital, Kashere Gombe state.  We will like to express our deepest regrets

  2 years ago ago
Alex's Death :

EDUCATION

Throwback To When 300,000 Nigerian Students Won Guinness Book Of Record

It's been seven years now since Nigerian students got on the Guinness Book Of Record for brushing teeth at the same time. In 2013, about three hundred thousand Nigerian students from public schools in Lagos state brushed their teeth the the same time. This was the first time such a high number of poeple will brush their teeth at the same time and thus they won the Guinness Book Of Record For their activities. The Nigerian students were gathered from about 600 hundred public schools in Lagos state. This event

  1 year ago ago
Throwback To When 300,000 Nigerian Students Won Guinness Book Of Record

HEALTH

How Diabetic Patients Should Take Care Of Their Dental Issues

People living with diabetes have been urged to monitor their blood pressure as there are clear connections between good oral hygiene and the treatment of high blood sugar. Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to easily preventable and serious health conditions such as dental issues. According to the World Health Organsation, Diabetes Mellitus is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormone

  2 years ago ago
How Diabetic Patients Should Take Care Of Their Dental Issues

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Shehu Sani Speaks About What Bandits Do To Those They Kidnap, Gunmen Kill 2 Poly Staff in Zamfara

NDA calls for establishment of dental clinics in Osun LGAs.The Nigerian Dental Association, Osun State Chapter, has called on the state government to establish a dental clinic in the primary health care centre in each of the 30 Local Government Areas in the state.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Shehu Sani Speaks About What Bandits Do To Those They Kidnap, Gunmen Kill 2 Poly Staff in Zamfara

HEALTH

How diabetes patients can manage dental challenges

People living with diabetes have been urged to monitor their blood pressure as there are clear connections between good oral hygiene and the treatment of high blood sugar. Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to easily preventable and serious health conditions such as dental issues. According to the World Health Organsation, Diabetes Mellitus is a chronic disease that occurs either when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body cannot effectively use the insulin it produces. Insulin is a hormo

  2 years ago ago
How diabetes patients can manage dental challenges