World Diabetes Day 2019; Family and Diabetes

Since 1991, every year, on the 14th of November, the world celebrates World Diabetes Day. This date is quite special and was chosen by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) because it is the birthday of Federic Banting. Banting, with Charles Best and John James Macleod conceived the first-ever Insulin shot in 1922.   World Diabetes

A Brief History of Ultrasound; From Bats to Medical Diagnostics

Ultrasound machines are not just one of the most used diagnostic tools in the world, but also one of the safest diagnostic tools. From pregnant women to gallstones, ultrasounds are the best tools for imaging the torso. Here is a brief history of how Ultrasound technology evolved. Lazzaro Spallanzani and the Bats As far back

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Evolution of Energy Resources over Time

The entire universe is a combination of substances that can generally be classified into two; Energy and Matter. Energy is technically defined as the potential to do work, measured in KiloWatts per Hour or Joules. Okay, Physics class terminologies aside, the force that drives all activities, right from the workings of the human body to

Partnering for Power Solutions: Installation of 11KV Generators at Sagamu

Nigeria is one of Africa’s fastest-growing economies but for the major shortcomings that plague the state, most importantly, Power shortage. Nigeria generates its power from two major sources, Hydro-electric and also thermal/fossil fuel generators. Despite the abundance of fossil fuels, power generation in Nigeria is less than 50% efficient when compared to the requirements of

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A Brief History In Providing ICT Engineering Solutions

For an average Nigerian, especially one below fifty years of age, the idea of ICT and telecommunications engineering became mainstream only at the turn of the century. But for Mr Patrick Edeh, PPC System Integrators have been in the business of ICT solutions as far back as 1995. Back when landlines and telephone lines were

Patrick Ede; PPC System Integrators- IT Edge News

Patrick Ede, Director of Operations at PPC Limited, system integrators offering an array of IT solutions in different fields, spoke with IT Edge News Nwakaego Alajemba and Clara Aghasili-Lingo, on why ICT companies fail in Nigeria and why local content is critical to building Nigeria’s future Patrick Ede spoke about PPC’s Systems Integrator in terms of

Philips Ultrasound HD5 System

Philips Ultrasound HD5 System The HD5 Ultrasound offers high quality ultrasound with superb image quality alongside multiple possibilities for its use, all at a very budget-friendly price. High-End Performance for Low-End Prices HD5 now comes with impressive new additions to the HD5 such as the Study Guide Tutorials and over 250 various shades of grey

Philips ClearVue 550

Because We Care About Women and Their Health… And that’s why we have incorporated about half a century’s worth of diagnostic knowledge to work in developing a range of ultrasounds to help take care of women.  The new and better ClearVue ultrasounds are developed to be reliable, versatile and smarter with tools and apps which