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 […]

Patient Testimonial with Dr Olayiwola Yomi

Patient Testimonial with Dr Olayiwola Yomi

At the Duchess, our mission is simple yet profound: To reverse medical tourism by delivering the highest standards of care, using the most advanced technology and treatments to give you the fastest, most convenient access to the best medical expertise available anywhere in the world. Today’s heartfelt testimonial below underscores this mission: “Today I had […]

World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day 2023

World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 by IDF and the World Health Organization in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. The campaign draws attention to issues of paramount importance to the diabetes world and keeps diabetes firmly in the public and political spotlight. Diabetes is a chronic disease […]

World Pneumonia Day 2023

Pneumonia is the world’s biggest infectious killer of children and adults. On average, it kills more children than the combined mortality rate caused by AIDS, measles, and malaria. It is a lung infection that causes inflammation and fluid buildup in the air sacs, making it difficult to breathe. Still, on this year’s World Pneumonia Day […]

World Breastfeeding Week 2023 – Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers

World Breastfeeding Week 2023 - Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers

Breastfeeding Tips for Mothers Breastfeeding is a natural and beautiful way to feed your baby. It’s also the best thing you can do for your baby’s health. But breastfeeding can be challenging at times, and there are a few things you can do to make it easier. Here are some tips for breastfeeding mothers: Start […]

Duchess Hospital Leadership Team Surprises the Staff with a ‘Guard of Honour’

Duchess Hospital Leadership Team Surprises the Staff with a Guard of Honour

At Duchess International Hospital, we celebrate our core values of commitment to teamwork and the highest standards of professionalism in delivering affordable, world-class medical service. This and many more is why the leadership team gave the members of staff a ‘guard of honour’ as they applauded them at the close of business on Friday. The […]

Tips for Nurturing Your Baby’s Sensitive Skin

Tips for Nurturing Your Baby

Welcoming a new baby into the world brings immeasurable joy and responsibility. One crucial aspect of newborn care is understanding and tending to their delicate skin. In this article, we will provide valuable insights and tips on how to take care of your baby’s sensitive skin, ensuring their comfort and well-being. Always keep your baby’s […]

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 […]