Five Personal Survival Tips For Newly Qualified Critical Care Nurses In Nigeria – My Humble Five | Six Minutes Read

"In Critical Care, Kidneys have stopped working, hearts are failing, lungs have collapsed, brains are shutting down, intestines have stopped moving, livers are tired, phew, it is a cocktail of organ/physiological failures here and there. You may be too busy trying to repair the lungs, and your attention has been taken away from the kidneys that have shut down for two hours, and then you have to return to trying to salvage the kidneys, and then the brain starts to sleep - Critical, I must tell you!"

Nursing After The Year Of The Pandemic | Part i

"In the wake of the pandemic, while we count losses, and nurture our wounds, we as a race, were able to still make progress in historical leaps & bounds. The gospel of Digital Health gained a wider audience & followership, as people, governments & organizations, began to realize the important need for us to have a healthcare system that had remote care woven into its fabrics."

Mechanical Ventilators, Hope & A Miracle | The Art Of Nursing | Ayinla Daniel

"Is he going to survive?" I kept asking myself. The story I am about to tell you is a true-life story. My colleagues from work will know better. We all had the opportunity to nurse him, and we gave our best, believe me, it isn't easy working in the Critical Care Unit as a registered nurse or a medical doctor, you can ask around, it's back-breaking. It messes with your emotions {many nurses & physicians who work in the critical care unit don't know this, they are oblivious}.

Future Of Healthcare: The Digital Perspective

FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE: THE DIGITAL PERSPECTIVE By Adewumi Oluwatobi (RN, DHA) Chief Operations Officer, Carecode The Covid-19 pandemic has proved to us beyond a reasonable doubt that being rigid to evolving technology will cause more harm than good. Wearing masks and social distancing are crucial but these technological strategies are not entirely new; similar approaches … Continue reading Future Of Healthcare: The Digital Perspective

INSPIRE | Interview Session With Oyeleye Christianah, Registered Cardiothoracic Nurse & Founder Of The Congenital Heart Disease Foundation Of Nigeria

"Professor. Ekama Ilesanmi whom I met while writing my council exam 2012 is a woman I admire. As of then, she already had a Ph.D. in Nursing and I would also love to get my Ph.D. in Nursing before I am 40."

END OF LIFE NURSING: LIFE LESSONS FROM DYING PATIENTS | 5 Min Reading Time

END OF LIFE NURSING: LIFE LESSONS FROM THE DYING Ayinla Daniel “The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.”Mark Twain End of life nursing is a very unique and sensitive aspect of nursing practice. It is one that requires the nurses … Continue reading END OF LIFE NURSING: LIFE LESSONS FROM DYING PATIENTS | 5 Min Reading Time

INSPIRE | Maiden Interview Session With Chidera Alajemba, Registered Nurse & Founder of Engage Hope Network

"Relocation to the United Kingdom for me was not because I don't love my country. No! I relocated because we all want a better working condition and an opportunity to build capacity which in the short or long run we will channel back home into our beloved country."

The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation Of Nigeria Holds Her Annual CHD Awareness Week

The annual Congenital Heart Diseases Awareness week, organized by The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation of Nigeria, is a week-long health advocacy program designed to achieve one vital goal in the aspect of cardiovascular health in Nigeria, and that is simply to amplify the importance of "Heart Screening For Children," with a specific focus on children … Continue reading The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation Of Nigeria Holds Her Annual CHD Awareness Week

YOUR SKIN & YOUR WELLBEING

The human skin is anatomically & physiologically the largest external organ of the human body (covering about 22 square feet [2 square meters]). A vital member of man's anatomy. Though recent research try to tell us that there's another organ bigger than the skin. Let's leave all that for the lab guys. Ever seen a … Continue reading YOUR SKIN & YOUR WELLBEING

The Art Of Nursing | Life Happens | Chidera Emmanuel Alajemba

Life Happens By Chidera Emmanuel Alajemba I guess Chidera has a thing with maiden editions [Check out his interview on INSPIRE - a maiden one]. We decided to start this category/column on Care City Blog with his story. A narrative, very touching. As nurses, we are closest to the patient, and many times we have … Continue reading The Art Of Nursing | Life Happens | Chidera Emmanuel Alajemba