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by Joyce
Wed May 17, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Sexual Health Education
Topic: Ladies, it’s unhealthy to wear panties to bed!
Replies: 0
Views: 1051

Ladies, it’s unhealthy to wear panties to bed!

Except when you are having your monthly period, you have no business wearing pants to bed! What reasons do doctors have for this ‘prescription’? These ones… •Physicians say the female genital needs to ‘breathe’ in order to maintain its pH balance and prevent fungi and odour. So, going to bed without...
by Joyce
Fri Jun 10, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: LUTH Nurses Declare Immediate Industrial Strike Action
Replies: 9
Views: 6816

Re: LUTH Nurses Declare Immediate Industrial Strike Action

It is long overdue! Injury to one injury to all.
by Joyce
Fri Jun 10, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: How To Effectively Prevent Foul Vaginal Odour
Replies: 3
Views: 4808

Re: How To Effectively Prevent Foul Vaginal Odour

1. DO NOT DOUCH: that means do not clean your vagina by inserting your fingers or soap or anything else. THE VAGINA IS SELF CLEANING, IT DOES NOT NEED YOUR HELP, LEAVE IT ALONE. Douching can change the acidity and bacterial makeup of the vagina, causing infections, which may spread to the uterus, fa...
by Joyce
Fri Jun 10, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Maternal & Child Health Education
Topic: How To Effectively Prevent Foul Vaginal Odour
Replies: 3
Views: 4808

Re: How To Effectively Prevent Foul Vaginal Odour

Nice post. Very educative! Let me add these following tips. It is important to know the dos and don’ts when it comes to vaginal care in order to prevent infection, odour and irritation. 1. WASH D VAGINA AT LEAST TWICE DAILY: If you work out, sweat excessively, or are involved in some other sweat-ind...
by Joyce
Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:09 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Should nurses be taught how to make beds?
Replies: 4
Views: 1845

Re: Should nurses be taught how to make beds?

I trained just post Florence Nightingale. Well at least that is how it seems! we had bed making competitions to see how many we could make perfectly as fast as possible. We had bandage rolling competitions too and our male nurse tutor held some distinguished prize. On the wards we always worked in t...
by Joyce
Wed Oct 24, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: Nurses’ strike paralyses activities in Ogun hospitals
Replies: 0
Views: 1252

Nurses’ strike paralyses activities in Ogun hospitals

Activities at the state hospitals and Primary Health Care Centres (PHCs) across Ogun state were paralyzed today following the 3-day warning strike action embarked upon by nurses in the employment of the state which entered the second day on Tuesday. The nurses, under the auspices of National Associa...
by Joyce
Wed Aug 29, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Is Success in Nursing depending on piles of diploma’s/degree
Replies: 7
Views: 2618

Re: Is Success in Nursing depending on piles of diploma’s/de

@ sister, i don’t completely agree with you. You see, for us to have a good salary placement as other health team workers we need to welcome degree nursing. Do u know that this long stayed in diploma nursing is d sore reason for the intimidation and marginalization nurses suffer from their employers...
by Joyce
Fri Jul 27, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Public Discussion Forum
Topic: Jealous nurse pours acid on lover
Replies: 2
Views: 2143

Jealous nurse pours acid on lover

A 25-year-old man, Edmund Educhukwu, is currently receiving treatment at the intensive care unit of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital after his girlfriend, Dorothy Nkanu, poured acid on him. PUNCH Metro learnt that Educhukwu and Nkanu live in the same apartment. The nurse, who is being det...
by Joyce
Sun Jul 01, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: Male Nurses
Topic: How do you cope with a predominantly female career?
Replies: 0
Views: 2650

How do you cope with a predominantly female career?

How do you cope with a predominantly female career? Do you feel less of a man or do you feel appreciated? Do some people have problems with your 'sexuality'? Reversed sexual harassment? How do you cope with female supervisors/bosses? Do the females come on too strong to you or do you feel like you a...