American Heart Association First Aid CPR AED Course Training Dates

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

The American Heart Association First Aid CPR AED is designed for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs to learn how to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the[...]

2,300 Children Die Daily in Nigeria – FG

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr Faisal Shuaib, has said the statistics for maternal and under-five child mortality rate in Nigeria is not encouraging, with 2,300 children dyi[...]

FDN Seeks More Investment in Health Care

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

Flying Doctors Nigeria has urged the government to invest more in the  health sector to save lives.   The founder of the organisation, Dr Ola Brown, who made the call in Lagos during a breakfast meeting o[...]

FG Warns Nigerian Students Seeking to Study Medicine in Ukrane

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians seeking to study medicine in Ukraine to be sure of the institution first before enrolling.   The country in the last two years had recorded high rate of failure amon[...]

Stakeholder Seek Funding, Health Insurance to Achieve UHC

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

Key players in the Nigerian health sector have opined that for the country to achieve the World Health Organisation’s 2030 target of Universal Health Coverage, the government and other stakeholders must increase[...]

Surgeon Advocates Second Opinion to Check Misdiagnosis

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

A consultant surgeon, Dr Adisa Sebanjo, has stressed the need for patients to seek a medical second opinion before embarking on treatment, saying such will save them from treating the wrong ailment.   Sebanjo[...]

Pharma Expo to Hold August

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

Plans have been concluded for the fifth edition of the Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers’ Expo, NPME 2019.   A statement on Tuesday said the NPME, which it described as the biggest international pharma manufa[...]

‘UBTH Has Achieved Much in 42 Years’

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

The management of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), has said the hospital has achieved so much in the 42 years of its existence.   The Chairman, Management Board of the Hospital, Basorun Adedoj[...]

UCTH Doctors Join ARD Indefinite Strike

On 10/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) chapter, yesterday joined the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) to embark on indefinite strike over the[...]

On World Health Day, Nigeria votes for Universal Health Coverage

On 09/Apr/2019 / In Medical News

ON April 7, this year’s World Health Day, with the theme ‘Universal Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere’ forcus is on the right to good health.  The right to good health is every Nigerian’ s fun[...]

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