The Tree of Death

Everyone has heard about the tree of life, but I’d place a wager that until now, you’ve likely never come across a tree of death, save for those of you steeped in Celtic mythology. On today’s episode of evil nature, we will be spotlighting one of the members of the kingdom Plantae, an entity better suited for Tartarean Fields of Punishment than the realms of mortal men. Native to the sandy shores of the Caribbean Islands, southern Florida, and the…

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You must have heard how we use Koch’s Disease for patients with TB (Tuberculosis). There are several other such words used to make patients feel more comfortable or make sure other persons are unaware of the conditions of things. This is what is known as slang, in our setting medical slang. Slangs are words or abbreviations with similar meanings used in place of the original term. They are mostly used in informal settings. Medical slangs are commonly used by medical…

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The Impact and Implication of The U.S Supreme Court Overturning of Roe vs Wade

On the 24th of June 2022 in a landmark decision that shook the USA, the supreme court ruled that abortion is not a right protected by the United States constitution. This ruling placed on individual states the authority to determine the legality of abortion in their respective states. This ruling also overturned two previous rulings; Roe vs Wade and Planned Parenthood vs Casey which had prevented states from banning abortion before the age of viability. This decision was a controversial…

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Unit 731 – Auschwitz of The East

Science has advanced over the years due to the scientific process of which experimentation is a huge chunk of. Scientists throughout time have conducted different experiments to either confirm their hypotheses or learn something new entirely. The excesses of these experiments over the years have been somewhat curtailed by ethics which although hadn’t been set in stone till the 20th century, have been in existence, albeit ambiguous. These rules haven’t really stopped anyone who wants to go dark and evil.…

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Sunscreen is the Beyonce of all skincare products. It is the holiest of all holy grails.So one may wonder, Why does it appear that the steps in the Skin care regime skip the most important, you should see my expression to understand this.Before we go further, I should also correct the misconception that “only white people need sunscreen”. I am sorry to burst your bubbles but everyone needs sunscreen. Sunscreen comes in various types and degrees(measured in SPF level ).…

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What Your Favourite Marvel Character Says About You

The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been around for over a decade now, beginning with Iron Man and at some point, you probably developed affection towards a certain character. Here’s a list of what your favourite Marvel hero says about you. 1. IRON MAN You think you’re the smartest in the room and everyone should agree with you. 2. CAPTAIN AMERICA You are self-sacrificial and you do not understand internet slangs.  3. BLACK PANTHER  You’re in love with “cultural” stuff. 4.…

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The Increasing Rate of Big Name Bosmans In Today’s Football Transfer Market.

A Bosman AKA a free transfer in football occurs when a player, on the completion of his contract with a certain club moves to another club without the new club having to pay a fee to his previous club.  The Bosman Ruling which took place in 1995, was made on the consolidation of three separate cases namely; Belgian Football Association vs Jean-Marc Bosman, R.F.C de Liège vs Jean-Marc Bosman and others, and UEFA vs Jean-Marc Bosman after the player on…

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Beyond the Walls of Medicine

Dear UIMSAites, 👨🏾‍⚕👩🏽‍⚕ Technology is ushering us into a new era of healthcare. Today’s medical professionals would need to be conversant with emerging technologies in healthcare delivery and patient-care. Join our distinguished speakers at the ‘Beyond the Walls of Medicine’ webinar: —▪️ Dr. Yemi-Levite, CEO of Heala Tech;▪️ Dr. Oluwatimilehin Ogunkoya, Wellness Manager at Total Health Trust;▪️ Dr. Imodoye Abioro, CEO of Healthbotics. Below are more details:Date 🗓️: 25th of June, 2022Time 🕰️: 10 am – 1 pmVenue 🏛️: Zoom…

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UIMSA Research Clinic 3.0

Dearest UIMSAites, Scientific Research is increasingly becoming relevant in our professional pathways as medical students and our evolving practice. The UIMSA Research Committee in collaboration with the College Research and Innovation Hub presents UIMSA Research Clinic 3.0 A 4-day program organized to introduce you to Research Writing. Dates: 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd of July, 2022Venue: ZoomTime: 10am – 1pm The Research Clinic is open to UIMSAites and non-UIMSAites. Interested UIMSAites are required to have evidence of dues payment. Non-UIMSAites…

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“The work speaks a lot to me about my journey as an artist and my process of Inspiration. It could be likened to a bout of light transferring some energy to you.”–Igbinosa Nosakhare

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