REFEEDING SYNDROME IN CRITICALLY ILL PATIENTS

When the body is starved of food (during fasting or in a critical illness), catabolic processes are initiated.
 
The body, in a bid to preserve and maintain energy levels, starts breaking down glycogen stores (glycogenolysis) and also switches from carbohydrates to non-carbohydrate sources (protein and lipids) as the major source of energy (gluconeogenesis). 

Medimart, Your Number 1 Online Healthcare Market Place Is Now Open

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Medimart has just launched its online healthcare marketplace for everything healthcare in Nigeria. Suppose you are a mega healthcare facility looking to expand your client base or a healthcare solopreneur who wants to connect more customers to the services you offer or the products you sell, or a Pharmaceutical company searching for new customers. In that […]

World Heart Day: Use Heart For Every Heart

“Use Heart means to think differently. To make the right decisions. To act with courage. To help others. To engage with this important cause. The heart is the only organ you can hear and feel. It is the first and last sign of life. It is one of the few things with the potential to unite all of us as people.”