World Encephaltis Day

It’s World Encephaltis Day. Every year on February 22nd, the world unites to raise awareness about encephalitis, an inflammation of the brain that can have devastating consequences. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, caregiver, or simply someone seeking knowledge, understanding this complex condition is crucial. What is Encephalitis? Encephalitis is a serious inflammation of the brain, […]

Dental Health Tips for Children

Dental Health Tips for Children

Dental Health Tips for Children February is Children’s Dental Health Month, a perfect time to highlight the importance of preventive care and healthy habits for your little one’s smile. As parents, you play a crucial role in laying the foundation for good dental health that can last a lifetime. Here are some proactive tips to […]

Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month - January

January marks a significant month in the health calendar – Glaucoma Awareness Month. At Duchess Hospital, we are dedicated to educating our community about this often-silent eye condition that affects millions worldwide. Let’s shed light on what glaucoma is, its types, risk factors, and the crucial importance of regular eye exams. What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma […]

Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic neurological disorder characterised by the immune system mistakenly attacking the protective covering of nerve fibres in the central nervous system (CNS), including the brain and spinal cord. It’s a lifelong condition that can sometimes cause disability, although it can occasionally be mild. In many cases, it’s possible to treat […]

World Family Doctor Day, 2023

Family Doctors: The Heart of Healthcare Today, we celebrate World Family Doctors Day, honouring the invaluable contributions of family doctors in our healthcare system. At Duchess International Hospital, we recognise their vital role in providing comprehensive, personalised, and continuous care to our patients. Family doctors are indeed the Heart of Healthcare, and here’s why: Building […]

International Nurses Day, 2023

International Nurses Day is a day to celebrate the contributions and dedication of nurses worldwide. This year’s theme, “Our Nurses, Our Future,” is a reminder of the vital role that nurses play in our healthcare system and the importance of investing in their professional development. At Duchess Hospital, we recognise the invaluable contributions that nurses […]

Wellsprings College Students Visit the Duchess Hospital

Duchess International Hospital recently hosted a group of bright young minds from Wellspring College to tour our state-of-the-art medical facility. As one of the leading healthcare providers in Lagos, we were excited to showcase our commitment to delivering exceptional patient care through the latest medical technology and a team of highly trained medical professionals. During […]

Facts and Fallacies of Epilepsy

Facts and Fallacies of Epilepsy It’s another International Epilepsy Day, and in this instalment, we provide awareness of the Facts and Fallacies of Epilepsy. International Epilepsy Day is observed on the second Monday of February each year. It is a day dedicated to raising awareness about epilepsy and its impact on the lives of those […]

World Cancer Day, 2023

World Cancer Day

Today, on World Cancer Day, we at Duchess International Hospital want to take a moment to acknowledge and honour those who have been affected by cancer, whether it be through personal experience or through loved ones. This is a day to raise awareness, show support, and unite in the fight against this disease. Cancer is […]

International Cervical Awareness Month, 2023

International Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, 2023

It’s Cervical Health Awareness Month, 2023, and it’s time to prioritise our reproductive health! The need for women to be aware and educated on the causes, symptoms and effects of cervical cancer can not be over-emphasized. Although it is the fourth most prevalent type of cancer in women worldwide, it is also one of the […]

First Anniversary of the Duchess Hospital

First Anniversary of the Duchess Hospital

What an amazing day it was as Duchess International Hospital Celebrated One Big Year of impeccable health service delivery with premium world class and, affordable health care! The Duchess first year anniversary hosted at the hospital auditorium, was graced by a number of dignitaries including The vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Prof […]

World Aids Day, 2022

Today is #WorldAidsDay On 1 December 2022, Duchess Hospital joins the international health community to commemorate World AIDS Day 2022 under the theme “Equalize”. World AIDS Day is an annual day to honour over 40 million lives lost to AIDS, take stock of the AIDS response, and commit to ending AIDS. In 2021, over 510,000 […]