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Doctors give man 15 cans of beer to stop him from dying

Doctors at the Quang Tri General Hospital in Quang Tri Province, Vietnam, recently, took an unorthodox approach to treating a patient suffering from alcohol poisoning – feeding him 15 cans of beer in a bid to save his life. Nguyen Van Nhat, 48, was hospitalized on December 25, 2018, with …

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PDP Convention: 5 persons hospitalised

Five persons have been rushed to Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium clinic due to rush for entry into the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) convention venue, the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt. The health cases arose from the rush at the entry /exit point of the convention arena. The security personnel had a …

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‘Less than 36,000 doctors attend to over 182 million patients in Nigeria’

Nigeria has less than 36,000 doctors attending to over 182 million patients. A medical expert of Health Policy/ Systems Development Unit Department of Community Medicine, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Dr. Jubril Mohammad Bashar, has disclosed Bashar disclosed this at a one-day capacity building workshop on Basic Healthcare Funding in …

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The married little people whose son and daughter were born WITHOUT dwarfism: New film explores families grappling with vastly different children – including heartwarming story of one couple whose toddler will soon grow over them

Joe Stramondo and his wife, Leah, could have been any other 30-something couple hoping for a child as they sat answering questions in a doctor’s office. They had miscarried once before, when Leah was seven weeks along, and they were desperate for a baby; Leah eagerly, if nervously, answered questions …

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