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Why We Are On Strike, By LUTH Workers

On 11/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

LAGOS—STRIKING Lagos Univeristy Teaching Hospital, LUTH, workers, under the eagis of Joint House Unions, JHU, yesterday said they opted for industrial action because ‘the hospital environment  is far f[...]

Strike Paralyses Activities At OOUTH

On 11/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

Activities at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, were paralysed on Tuesday as the majority of the health workers in the hospital began an indefinite strike. The health workers, und[...]

Nurses, Other Staff Join Doctors’ Strike At LUTH

On 10/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

LAGOS—Healthcare delivery services at Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, yesterday worsened as other workers joined the striking members of the Association of Resident Doctors, ARD, to declare total strike[...]

NANNM, SSAUTHRIAI, Other Staffs Join Doctors Strike at LUTH

On 10/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

Healthcare delivery services at Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, yesterday worsened as other workers joined the striking members of the Association of Resident Doctors, ARD, to declare total strike. The deve[...]

Doctors In A Health-Crisis System

On 09/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

THE decision by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), to embark on a three-day warning strike the other day, once again, set the stage for another paralysis of the nation’s health care delivery sys[...]

Mandatory Refresher Course (MRC) For Registered Environmental Health Teachicans (EHTs) And Environmental Health Assitants (EHAs) in Nigeria

On 09/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

EVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICERS REGISTRATION COUNCIL OF NIGERIA MANDATORY REFRESHER COURSE (MRC) FOR REGISTERED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH TECHNICANS (EHTs) AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANTS (EHAs) IN NIGERIA In line with[...]

US Backs New Genetic Research on Infectious Diseases

On 09/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

The U.S. National Institutes of Health has awarded $25 million to the J. Craig Venter Institute to back an initiative to study infectious diseases like malaria and influenza at the genetic level to help find better tre[...]

Board of Trustees of Pensioners of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria Notice

On 09/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

BOARD OF TRUSTES OF PENSIONERS OF MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL OF NIGERIA NOTICE TO ALL MDCN PENSIONERS The Borad of Trustee on Pensions of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) hereby informs all existing[...]

Family Confirms Death Of ‘The Amazon,’ Dora Akunyili

On 08/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

  The Akunyili family has officially confirmed the death yesterday in India of Prof. (Mrs.) Dora Nkem Akunyili.  She was 59.   A statement signed by former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, on beh[...]

New Targets That Could Increase Effectiveness, Reduce Side Effects in Breast Cancer Treatments

On 07/Jun/2014 / In Medical News

Approximately two out of three breast cancers are driven by receptors that bind the hormones estrogen and estrogen —when the hormones bind to these receptors in cancer cells, they signal the cancer cells to grow.[...]

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