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  • Vaginal Ring Preventing HIV To Be Tested In Africa
  • After recording success amongst teenage girls in the US, plans are in progress to test in Africa, a vaginal ring that prevents HIV infection. The ring contains an antiretroviral drug called dapivirine and is used for a[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • Medical Doctors In Ogun Public Hospitals Issue Strike Notice
  • Medical doctors on the payroll of the Ogun state government have issued a strike notice to the state government. They give the state government up till the end of July to meet their demands, or they will embark on a ha[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • Doctors Bemoan Poor Health Facilities In Ogun State
  • Doctors in Ogun State-owned General Hospitals under the aegis of National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP), of the state chapter, on Tuesday, expressed dismay at the dilapida[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • Bauchi Hospital To Provide Spinal Cord, Brain Injury Care
  • The Chief Medical Director Bauchi Specialist Hospital, Dr Ya’u Hameed Sulaiman has declared that the hospital is ready to provide adequate medical care to spinal cord and brain injuries patients in the North East[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • #CSMOutbreak: Nigeria Ignored Earlier Warning- NPHCDA boss
  • The recent outbreak of cerebro spinal meningitis would have been avoided if Nigeria was quick in responding to signals sent earlier  by the neighbouring countries.   The Executive Director of National Pri[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • Health Minister Wants Palliative Care in Basic Care Package
  • The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has said that the ministry would encourage key stakeholders in palliative care to ensure that it is included as an essential component in package of care across all sett[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017
  • Medical Council Inducts Foreign Trained 164 Doctors, Dentist...
  • The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN, has inducted 164 foreign trained medical and dental graduates. A total of 334 medical and seven dental candidates who got their training in different countries of the wo[...]
  • Date Posted:: 25/Jul/2017