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Implement Yayale Ahmed Report, Medic Advises FG

On 04/Feb/2015

The Secretary-General, Nigeria Medical Association, Dr. Adewunmi Alayaki, has called on the Federal Government to implement the White Paper on the Yayale Ahmed report, concerning the health sector.   Alayaki m[...]

If You Love Your Baby, Immunise Her

On 04/Feb/2015

  Americans are currently working hard to contain an outbreak of measles. According to reports, between January 1 and 30 this year, 102 people from 14 U.S. states were reported to have contacted measles.  [...]

Nigerian Doctor Who Killed British Patient By Injecting Him With Ten Times Correct Dose Of Painkillers Sues Author For Mentioning Incident In His Book

On 04/Feb/2015

  . Daniel Ubani killed Stuart Gray with massive dose of diamorphine in 2008  . Coroner ruled death manslaughter and arrest warrant was issued in UK . But he cut deal with prosecutors in Germany where h[...]

Three-Parent Babies: The Arguments For And Against

On 04/Feb/2015

  The issue of three-parent babies has divided the scientific community and thrown up a host of ethical concerns. Here are the arguments for and against the new procedure, which proposes to mend faulty DNA with[...]

UK Lawmakers Approve '3-parent babies' Law

On 04/Feb/2015

  . UK lawmakers vote overwhelmingly in favor of allowing the new IVF technique . A further vote must be held in the House of Lords before the measure can become law . Scientists say the technique will not c[...]

Don't Panic, Bird Flu Is Under Control, Says Minister

On 03/Feb/2015

  The Supervising Minister of Health, Dr Khaliru Alhassan, on Monday advised Nigerians not to panic over the outbreak of Avian Influenza, saying the situation was under control.   Alhassan told a news c[...]

Why Do We Pick Our Nose?

On 03/Feb/2015

  Poking around inside our nostrils is disgusting, unhygienic and potentially harmful, so it’s baffling that it’s as common as it is, says Jason G Goldman.   Most of us do it, but few[...]

REVEALED: Why JOHESU Suspended Strike

On 03/Feb/2015

A meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan prompted Joint Health Sector Unions to suspend a strike they started last November to push government to implement agreements reached by both sides for years. The suspension[...]

Health Workers Suspend Strike

On 03/Feb/2015

Health workers under of the Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) have suspended their three months old strike, it has emerged after a meeting with the Federal Government on Sunday. Investigations by Daily Sun showed tha[...]

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