UNILORIN Elects Medical Student As Its Student Union President

On 20/Jul/2018 / In Articles

The University of Ilorin SUG has elected to office the first Medical student as Animashaun Oluseyi Emmanuel, as the new Student Union president in the 43-year-old existence of the prestigious institution.   [...]

Nursing And Midwifery Council Of Nigeria Memo On Collection Of Notification Of Registration

On 19/Jul/2018 / In Articles

The Nursing And Midwifery Council Of Nigeria has today the 19th of July, 2018 released a memo to the Principals/Provosts Schools/Colleges of Nursing and Midwifery, Coordinators, Schools of Post Basic Nursing Programmes[...]

#MentalHealth: Destinys Childs Michelle Williams Checks Into Facility After Admitting She Suffers From Depression

On 18/Jul/2018 / In Articles

Michelle Williams has checked herself into a mental health facility. The 37-year-old Destiny's Child songstress 'is getting treated in a facility just outside of Los Angeles' according to TMZ on Tuesday.&nb[...]

How Health Workers Have Adapted To South Africas Breastfeeding Policy

On 18/Jul/2018 / In Articles

In the past 20 years, there has been a massive global push for mothers to breastfeed their newborns exclusively for the first six months of their lives. The science suggests this is a good way to improve their children[...]

Until We Believe Black Is Beautiful, Skin Bleaching Will Continue

On 18/Jul/2018 / In Articles

Dermatologists have called for urgent enforcement and regulation of the use and illegal sale of skin bleaching-lightening agents. According to the World Health Organisation, an estimated 77% of Nigerian women use skin-[...]

Six Year Old Boy Suffers Cardiac Arrest Collapses And Dies

On 18/Jul/2018 / In Articles

A six-year-old boy has died after suffering cardiac arrest at a play park. The young boy was at King's Park, in Bournemouth, Dorset, attending a family gathering when he suddenly fell ill. Paramedics in a rapid res[...]

India WhatsApp Rumors: Mob Kills Man In Latest Attack, 30 Arrested

On 17/Jul/2018 / In Articles

Indian police arrested 30 people after a man was lynched by a huge mob incensed by rumors of child kidnapping spread on WhatsApp. In the latest in a spate of mob killings linked to the Facebook-owned messaging app, Moh[...]

Unseen stool blood may predict mortality risk

On 17/Jul/2018 / In Articles

  According to a study recently published in the BMJ journal Gut, the presence of "invisible blood" in one's stool may indicate a higher risk of all-cause mortality.   The new research was[...]

JOHESU Yobe State Honours Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam with Health Reformer Award

On 12/Jul/2018 / In Articles

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) Yobe State, which comprises of professional health associations, has conferred a merit award on H.E Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam as “Best Health Sector Reformer” in the state.[...]

@Fmohnigeria Gets New Permanent Secretary

On 12/Jul/2018 / In Articles

The new Permanent Secretary of Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Health, Abdullahi Mashi, has assumed office, a press statement from the ministry has stated. According to the statement on Monday by spokesperson of th[...]