Are you trying to conceive?here’s what to know about the surrogacy option
Apr09

Are you trying to conceive?here’s what to know about the surrogacy option

Recently, more people are choosing to birth via surrogacy for several reasons ranging from infertility, medical reasons to social reasons. Some celebrities including a famous footballer have opted for the option of surrogacy. This has elicited several questions about surrogacy and sparked controversies as regards its use based on social grounds. What is surrogacy? Surrogacy is when another woman carries and gives birth to a baby for...

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Dr Ibukun Adeyemo – first doctor in Nigeria to deliver a set of sextuplets
Apr01

Dr Ibukun Adeyemo – first doctor in Nigeria to deliver a set of sextuplets

Despite the best efforts of the government, doctors, nurses and other health care workers, the Nigerian health care system has a long way to go in meeting the needs of the country’s population. The chronic lack of infrastructure and resources does not stop some exemplary health care professionals inventing, pioneering and breaking new grounds in various sectors within the health care system in Nigeria. One such pioneering healthcare...

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Is it from the man?know important facts about male infertility
Mar16

Is it from the man?know important facts about male infertility

By Talha Soluoku The process of giving birth has been overlooked over time by most as a normalcy, but recently the case of infertility is at an all-time high rate, for every couple, infertility problems could either be from the man or woman although only 1 in 7 cases  results from male infertility . 1 in every 100 infertile male has problem with sperm production while 1 in 20 males that produce sperm have low sperm count. The...

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7 factors that increase your chances of having a twin
Mar15

7 factors that increase your chances of having a twin

Congratulations, you’re pregnant! What is the probability that you are carrying twins? Or perhaps you’re not yet pregnant, but you’re wondering “How do I get pregnant with twins” There are two types of twins; Identical and Fraternal twins: 1.Identical / Monozygotic twins: They are formed when a single female egg is fertilized with a single male sperm. Sometimes during the early division stages of the zygote, one or more cells break...

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