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Group to Offer Free Medical Service

On 26/Mar/2019

  The Nigerian Association of Social Workers has said it will embark on several activities, including offering free medical tests and an endurance/fitness walk in Ikeja, Lagos State, as part of activities to cel[...]

Poor Oral Health Can Affect a Child’s Confidence – Eshikena

On 26/Mar/2019

The President of the Nigerian Dental Association, Dr Evelyn Eshikena, has advised parents to take care of their children’s oral health, noting that poor oral health can negatively affect a child’s confidenc[...]

Head of Enugu Nursing Services Assassinated

On 26/Mar/2019

The Enugu state police command has arrested three men in connection with the assassination of the Head of Nursing Services at the Federal Psychiatric Hospital, Enugu, Mrs. Mary Amadi. It was learnt that Amadi was assas[...]

NACC Harps on use of ICT for Healthcare Delivery, Productivity

On 26/Mar/2019

The Nigerian American Chamber of Commerce (NACC), has emphasized the need for both the public and private sectors to deploy global technologies to transform the nation’s economy.According to the chamber, develope[...]

We’ve Sustained Akunyili’s Legacy by Wiping out Fake Drugs, Says NAFDAC

On 26/Mar/2019

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) yesterday said it has sustained the legacy of the late Prof. Dora Akunyili by working towards drug security in Nigeria. The director-general, Prof[...]

‘Cancer, Major Cause of Deaths, Morbidity in Ibadan’

On 26/Mar/2019

The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University College Hospital (UCH), Prof. Jesse Otegbayo, yesterday said cancer was one of the three major causes of morbidity and deaths at the facility in the last three years.H[...]

Health Minister, Experts Decry Rising Cases of Tuberculosis in Nigeria

On 26/Mar/2019

Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, as well as local and international medical experts have expressed concern over rising cases of Tuberculosis (TB) in Nigeria, especially among the country’s productive[...]

UNTH Resident Doctors Apologise, Drop Petitions Against Management

On 26/Mar/2019

In a sudden twist, the Association of Resident Doctors, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (ARD, UNTH) has withdrawn petitions it wrote to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and Independent Corrup[...]

Security scare at UNTH

On 26/Mar/2019

In the past four months, the security situation at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu State, has been very precarious. Doctors, nurses and other workers at the hospital, as well as[...]

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