• There Was No Need for Transplant, My Kidney Began to Heal Itself – Nollywood Actor, Leo Mezie Reveales

    There Was No Need for Transplant, My Kidney Began to Heal Itself – Nollywood Actor, Leo Mezie Reveales

    Popular Nollywood actor, Leo Mezie has shared the story of his miraculous recovery from a Kidney ailment he suffered few months ago.

    We had reported few months ago that popular Nollywood actor, Leo Mezie, was down with kidney related disease after battling the ailment for several months on his own until his second kidney faced a collapse which almost lead to his demise.

    We also reported further that the sickness reached an advance stage and the light-skinned actor who has featured in […]

  • UITH to commence kidney transplant soon – CMD

    UITH to commence kidney transplant soon – CMD

    According to reports, the Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Prof. Abdulwaheed Olatinwo, on Saturday said the hospital would soon commence renal transplant surgery procedure.

    The CMD stated this when he spoke to newsmen in Ilorin.

    Olatinwo said the hospital “is at an advanced stage of establishing a renal transplant department”, adding that the department would be ready soon.

    Olatinwo, however, pointed out that the major challenge facing the hospital had been paucity of fund.

    According to him, the hospital […]

  • Doctors Complete First Pen!s Transplant in the U.S.

    Doctors Complete First Pen!s Transplant in the U.S.

    A major medical breakthrough was recorded in the U.S. as surgeons at the Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, announced the first successful pen!s transplant. The 15-hour penile surgery – the third such attempt in the world – was performed on 64-year-old Thomas Manning, who received the transplanted appendage from a deceased donor.

    Surgeons claim the patient would resume normal urinary and s*xual functions within weeks or months, as the first penile transplant surgery carried out in South Africa in 2014 produced […]

  • Woman, 101-year-old gives birth after ovary transplant

    Woman, 101-year-old gives birth after ovary transplant

    In Napoli, Italy, Anatolia Vertadella, a 101-year-old woman, has given birth to a nine-pound baby, named Francesco, after a controversial ovary transplant widely criticized by medical professionals because of her advanced age.

    The illegal and controversial surgical operation were done in a private clinic in Turkey, where European laws on ovary transplants do not apply.

    According to the centennial mother who does not wish to disclose the name of the clinic where the operation was undertaken, “I am very grateful to all […]