Profiles Of The 2018/2019 Ediboard Members

The UGMSA has continued to deliver on its promises to be the mouthpiece of the student body and to bring credible information to students while setting the foundations of a system that will work for students. Information is a key component to the world we live in now...

A Dental Dilemma

Every time a dentist is called on to give a health talk, everyone starts thinking about brushing their teeth twice a day and cutting down on sugary foods. Well yes, brush at least twice a day and minimise the sweets but today we talk about something else. Have you...
Facts about IVF💉

Facts about IVF💉

The EdiBoard is back again with Fun Medical facts in the month of June🎉 Read on, for interesting facts on In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). In vitro fertilisation (IVF) is a medical procedure which involves the fertilisation of an egg by sperm in a test tube or any other...

Fun Facts about Muscles 💪

Did you know that about 40% of our body mass consists of muscle?  Our  muscles are important for a variety of things like locomotion, posture and heat production. Let us have a look at some interesting things about the muscles in our bodies! Most of us have probably...
Medical Students’ Syndrome

Medical Students’ Syndrome

  You ever sit in class and learn about a new disease and go, “Hey that’s what I’ve got”?  It is not uncommon to find so many medical students the world over who share similar sentiments. This described feeling is actually known as ‘Medical...
IWD Countdown: Day 4 – Dr. Dey

IWD Countdown: Day 4 – Dr. Dey

There is the notion that it is difficult to be a doctor and be engaged in other non-clinical roles, especially if you’re a woman. Well, it’s time to draw inspiration from the words of one female doctor who has overcome all barriers, and succeeded in balancing her...