Foods That Are Healthier Cooked

On 29/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

You’d be forgiven if you thought that raw is always healthier than cooked. For many fruits and vegetables, that’s certainly the case; but it’s not always the case. Cooking some vegetables actually bre[...]

LUTH Health Workers Resolute On Strike

On 28/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Striking health workers at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, yesterday said they will continue with the strike until the hospital’s management addresses their demands. The Chairman, Seni[...]

Health Workers’ Strike Bites Harder Nationwide, Ends Today

On 24/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Patients in government-owned hospitals across the federation have continued to lament the withdrawal of the services of members of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), even as the union ends its three days warning[...]

Health Workers warn FG On Privatisation

On 24/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Chairman of the Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi in Anambra State, Comrade Gerald Adinma has warned the Federal Government to drop plans to privatise the laboratory[...]

Strike Paralyses LASUTH, LUTH, Others

On 23/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Patients at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja and the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba deserted the hospitals as a result of the warning strike embarked upon by health workers in the coun[...]

Health workers strike paralyses public hospitals

On 23/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Members of the Joint Health Sector Union, JOHESU, and Assembly of All Healthcare Professionals, AHPN, yesterday fully complied with the directive of their leaders to suspend services in all public hospitals, beginning[...]

Nigeria: We Are Not Under ICPC Probe - NPHCDA Boss

On 23/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Ado Muhammed, has refuted media reports that the agency was being investigated for corrupt practices by the Independent Corrupt Practices[...]

Striking Health Workers To Shun Govt’s Meeting

On 23/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

Striking unions in the health sector have vowed not to attend any reconciliation meeting that lacks government representation at the highest level, insisting that this is the only guarantee that decisions taken would b[...]

Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ) HAILS Chief Medical Director CMD, UUTH, UYO

On 23/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

NUJ HAILS CMD, UUTH, UYO The Akwa Ibom State Pioneer Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalist (NUJ) has commended the Chief Medical Director UUTH, Prof. Etete J. Peters for his performance rate and invaluable contri[...]

Pharmacist decries unregulated drug importation

On 22/Jan/2014 / In Medical News

The Managing Director of Tyonex Group, Mr. Emmanuel Agba, has said there’s no justification for importing drugs and other pharmaceutical goods that can be manufactured in the country.   Agba, a pharmacis[...]

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