Ondo Seals Eight Hospitals, Laboratories over Alleged Quackery

On 11/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

The officials of the  Ondo State Ministry of Health have sealed up no fewer than eight medical centres in Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of the state for allegedly providing than standard health services to the[...]

ICN Congratulates the International Nurses Society on Addictions on Achieving Specialist Affiliate Status

On 11/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

ICN recognises IntNSA’s excellence, expertise and commitment to the field of addictions and mental health and is pleased to announce that IntNSA has been successful in its application to become an ICN specialist[...]

International Day of the Girl Child: Adolescents Have Higher Risk of Contracting HIV/AIDS - AHF

On 11/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

Adolescents are most at risk from contracting HIV/AIDS and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases and infections, says AIDS HealthCare Foundation – Nigeria, Country Director, Echey Ijezie. Ijezie who made the statem[...]

Cancer Surgeries, Chemotherapy Now Covered By NHIS

On 11/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

The Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof Mohammed Sambo has said some levels of cancer surgeries and chemotherapy are now covered under the Scheme. Prof Sambo made this known while receivi[...]

Vet Doctors Stress Need for Laws to Control Animals At Home

On 11/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

Veterinary doctors under the aegis of the Nigerian Veterinary Medication Association (NVMA), Lagos state chapter have reiterated the called to have a law to control the keeping of animals at home.   Dr. Alao M[...]

Community Healthcare Cooperative Scheme, Solution to Health Challenges - Expert

On 10/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

The Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Nisa Group, Dr. Ibrahim Wada, yesterday, advocated for Community Health Care Cooperative Scheme, CHCCS, as the solution to myriads of health problems facing Nigerians, especiall[...]

Swedish Hospital Sounds All Clear after Testing Patient for Ebola

On 10/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

Medical tests on a patient in southern Sweden for possible Ebola have detected no sign of the deadly virus, hospital authorities said on Tuesday.   The patient, who was not identified, arrived at the Skane Uni[...]

World Mental Health Day: Olashore Campaigns against Depression

On 10/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

As part of efforts to mark 2019 World Mental Health Day commemorated every October 10, the Olashore International School, will today raise awareness against depression. With this year’s global theme being “[...]

Oyetola to Build 120-Bed Wards, as Specialist Hospital Gets Facelift

On 10/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

In efforts to boost healthcare services, Osun State Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has approved the expansion of the state’s specialist hospital in Osogbo with the construction of 120-bed wards and 30-flat doctor[...]

AMLSN Accuses UCTH Management of Molestation, Victimisation, Murder

On 10/Oct/2019 / In Medical News

The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has accused pathologists of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital of victimisation, molestation and even murder among others, with claims that t[...]

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