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Importance of Having a Positive Mental Health

On 23/May/2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) refers to mental health as ‘a state of well-being in which the individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively an[...]

Stakeholders Chart New Course for 9th Assembly on Health

On 23/May/2019

Stakeholders in the health sector have charted a new course for the incoming members of the 9th National Assembly for the sector. The stakeholders spoke at an event to honour two members of the outgoing National Assemb[...]

Most Patients Come to UBTH When Cases are Severe, Says CMD

On 23/May/2019

The Chief Medical Director, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof. Darlington Obaseki recently debunked the rumour making rounds that outrageous death toll trails the hospital.   He said rather, m[...]

Sedentary Lifestyle, Smoking Lead to Hypertension, Says Expert

On 23/May/2019

Consultant physician and cardiologist, as well as the Group Medical Manager, Limi Hospitals, Dr. Iseko Iseko, has revealed that sedentary lifestyle, which is also at par with smoking, has been found to be one of the ma[...]

Nigeria’s Euracare Performs First Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery in Sub-sahara Africa

On 23/May/2019

Nigeria’s Euracare Multi-Specialist Hospital has now been dubbed the first healthcare facility in Sub Sahara Africa to successfully perform Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystem (TIPS) procedure, otherwise known[...]

Asthmatics Decry High Cost of Drugs

On 23/May/2019

While some asthmatics have complained of the high cost of drugs, Consultant Pulmonologist at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital (OAUTH) Ile-Ife Osun State, Professor Gregory Erhabor, has called on the gov[...]

MTN Boosts Health Sector through WCWDT

On 23/May/2019

The MTN Foundation, through its community development initiative –‘What Can We Do Together (WCWDT)’ appears to be changing the narratives about the restoration of the Nigeria’s health standards,[...]

CSOs Drum Support for NAUTH, Other Health Facilities

On 23/May/2019

Coalition of Civil Society Groups (CCSG) has urged governments, organisations, and well to do individuals to lend support to health institutions in the country particularly, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital[...]

Polio: LASG Accuses NGO of Administering Harmful Vaccine

On 23/May/2019

The Lagos State Government says it has uncovered a plot by a non-governmental organisation to disrupt the ongoing polio vaccination in the state by administering harmful vaccines to children.   The Permanent S[...]

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