Research: Kolanut And Ebola...

On 05/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

  On August 5,1999, BBC published an article titled, "Ebola cure Hope". The article centered on research by Nigeria's former INEC Chairman, Dr Maurice Iwu who believed that Kolanut may hold the[...]

Experimental drug likely saved Ebola patients

On 05/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

  . NEW: Untested drugs can't be used in the midst of an outbreak, spokesman says . Ebola drug ZMapp given to Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol . Experimental drug had only been tested[...]

All West African Nations Exposed to Ebola Infection, Says W.H.O

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

  "THE Ebola outbreak in the West African region remains uncontained with number of cases and deaths still increasing." With these words, the World Health Organisation (WHO) at the weekend stre[...]

Health Care Delivery In Nigeria: Any Progress?

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

Lecture delivered at the 80th Birthday Ceremony in   Honour of Prof. Oladipupo Hunponu-Wusu, MD, DFMC, FRCP, FFCM, DPH,FMCPH, FWACP, MRSH, MPS on June 17, 2014 by Prof. Akin Osibogun, MBBS (Lagos), MPH (Columbia),[...]

LUTH Performs First Open Heart Surgeries

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

Second kidney transplant ABOUT a week after a similar feat by a team of surgeons at Lagoon Hospital, Apapa, the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has announced its first successful open heart surgery and seco[...]

Kwankwaso Inaugurates Response Body Against Spread

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

• To replace striking doctors with expatriates AGAINST the backdrop that the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease is spreading faster than researches on its cure, the Kano State Government has set up a committee on preve[...]

Anambra Hospital Remains Sealed Over Virus Link, Says Govt

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

AS tension mounts over the possible spread of the deadly and infectious Ebola Virus in the country, the Federal Government said yesterday that the hospital where the body of the Nigerian who died in Liberia was kept wo[...]

All W’African ations Exposed To Ebola Infection, Says WHO

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

• Countries boost cross-border watch   • How to stop outbreak of virus  • Experimental vaccine will be tested in Sept   • U.S. pushes  clinical trial of possible life-savin[...]

BREAKING: Nigerian Doctor Down with Ebola

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

One of the doctors who attended to Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian who died of Ebola Virus Disease last week in Lagos, has contracted the deadly Ebola virus (EVD). The Minister of Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu, made[...]

Medical Lab Council Gets E-Payment Platform

On 04/Aug/2014 / In Medical News

As part of efforts to ease the process of making payments and bring improved convenience to payers, the Medical Laboratory Science Concil of Nigeria (MLSCN), yesterday, officially took delivery of Remita, a modular e-P[...]

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