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by Queenet
Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Integrity in Nursing: What’s It All About?
Replies: 0
Views: 527

Integrity in Nursing: What’s It All About?

The concept of integrity is a difficult one to define, especially in medicine. As nurses, we have a duty to act ethically according to our professional duties, but where does that meet with our personal integrity? Or does our personal life need to stay completely out of our professional dealings? Th...
by Queenet
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Sexual Health Education
Topic: Is It Normal For Sperm and Semen To Leak Out Of The Vagina
Replies: 3
Views: 5752

Re: Is It Normal For Sperm and Semen To Leak Out Of The Vagina

FACTS. The ejaculates is called semen Sperm makes up only 5-10% of semen, others include fluid, vitamins, proteins etc. So most of what is flowing out is not sperm The vagina has only one entrance, anything that goes in must surely come out including semen. It is normal & expected for semen to flow ...
by Queenet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Clinical Nursing Blog
Topic: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study
Replies: 3
Views: 2290

Re: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study

How to know you have low sperm count? Commonest sign is difficulty getting a woman pregnant. Other signs are: •low sex drive •difficulty maintaining an erection (erectile dysfunction) •Pain, swelling or a lump in the testicle •Decreased facial hair •Reduced body hair too. What to do about it? Go see...
by Queenet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Clinical Nursing Blog
Topic: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study
Replies: 3
Views: 2290

Re: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study

Environmental causes include
•Radiation
•Heavy metal exposure
•Overheating the scrotum and testicles like when you stay too long in hot baths too often, wearing tight underwear as a man, sitting for too long or working on a laptop for too long.

All these can ruin sperm count.
by Queenet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Clinical Nursing Blog
Topic: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study
Replies: 3
Views: 2290

Re: 15% of all infertile Nigerian men have no sperm —Study

Low sperm count is a medical condition that happens when a man ejaculates less sperm than the expected amount. There are many causes for this, Some of the causes are due to underlying medical problems the man has, some due to environmental factors and others due to lifestyle. Some medical causes inc...
by Queenet
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Collection of Nigerian Nurses Pictures
Replies: 45
Views: 79756

Re: Collection of Nigerian Nurses Pictures

She kept screaming I nor do again,who send me I nor do again,this one na the last time ooo E don tay wey I dey labour, nazo e dey be,I nor do again ooo. Ewoooooo! with a loud voice I wan go house,I nor do again Nurse ooo,I nor do again My mama try oo Doctor, I nor do again ooo Finally she gave birth...
by Queenet
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: General Health News
Topic: Lagos state discharges 5 recovered coronavirus patients
Replies: 0
Views: 1089

Lagos state discharges 5 recovered coronavirus patients

Lagos State Government on Monday discharged five recovered coronavirus patients at Infectious Disease Centre, Yaba Mainland Hospital according to reliable report from the Nation. This brings to eight the total number of discharged patients from the centre. The patients, who had been quarantined at t...
by Queenet
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: General Health News
Topic: 6 labs currently accredited for COVID19 testing in Nigeria
Replies: 1
Views: 670

Re: 6 labs currently accredited for COVID19 testing in Nigeria

How to get tested: 1. Please contact your STATE or NCDC through the listed communication channels 2. Provide relevant details including symptoms and travel history if any 3. Stay at home and wait for further advice Can I test myself? NO. Remember, there is no validated rapid diagnostic test kit for ...
by Queenet
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: General Health News
Topic: 6 labs currently accredited for COVID19 testing in Nigeria
Replies: 1
Views: 670

6 labs currently accredited for COVID19 testing in Nigeria

Where you will be tested: There are 6 labs currently accredited for #COVID19 testing in Nigeria. This is being expanded NCDC will work with your state to transport the sample from point of collection to the nearest lab Alternative measures will be taken as necessary https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EUXQ9...
by Queenet
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: General Health News
Topic: Coronavirus – Fact Check: COVID-19 Is NOT Airborne
Replies: 0
Views: 992

Coronavirus – Fact Check: COVID-19 Is NOT Airborne

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has stated that the virus that causes COVID-19 is mainly transmitted through droplets generated when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or speaks. These droplets are too heavy to hang in the air. They quickly fall on floors or surfaces, WHO stated. “You can be in...