Computer games relieve phantom limb pain

Amputees who played computer games using a virtual, on-screen arm, experienced relief from the phantom pain that often afflicts people who have lost a limb, scientists said Friday. Fourteen amputees who took part in a trial reported dramatic pain reduction after 12 sessions which saw them “using” their missing arm in virtual reality. Patients reported…

University Of Ibadan @ 68 and the education of Nigeria

The 2016 convocation and 68th Foundation Day ceremonies of Nigeria’s premier university, University of Ibadan (UI), clearly provided a platform for interrogation of some, not only educational issues, but also critical national matters which deserve continuous considerations and appraisal with a view to solving them. Beyond pushing some crucial matters of national interest into the…