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Ebola May Have Existed For 23 Million Years

On 28/Oct/2014

A family of viruses that Ebola belongs to may have existed over 20 million years ago, according to a new study published in the journal PeerJ. Researchers from the University of Buffalo found that Filoviruses did not[...]

The Medical Consultant Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) Advises Jonathan On Credentials Of Next Health Minister

On 28/Oct/2014

…says health sector appointments shouldn’t be politicized The Medical Consultant Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) has drawn out the criteria that the next minister of health must possess if he is to succee[...]

FG to Recruit More Personnel for National Hospital

On 28/Oct/2014

The Federal Government yesterday said it would employ more health professionals to enhance service delivery at the National Hospital, Abuja. Supervising Minister of Health, Dr Khaliru Alhassan, disclosed this while s[...]

School Of Midwifery, St Josephs Hospital Adazi-Nnukwu Admissions Forms On Sale

On 28/Oct/2014

  This is to inform the general public that the "ENTRANCE FORM" for admission into the School of Midwifery Adazi-Nnukwu is now on sale.     Requirements:  Candidates must[...]

Lagos Doctors, State Government Head for Showdown

On 27/Oct/2014

The bitter relationship between the Lagos State government and medical doctors under its employ is brewing a fresh round of industrial action in the state owned hospitals. While the doctors accuse Governor Babatunde[...]

Effective New Anti-Cancer Drug Shows Few Side Effects

On 27/Oct/2014

A new drug, known as OTS964, can eradicate aggressive human lung cancers transplanted into mice, according to a report in Science Translational Medicine. The drug, given as a pill or by injection, inhibits the action o[...]

Senior Medical Staff to Commence Strike Oct 31

On 27/Oct/2014

  The Senior Staff Association of University, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes and Associated Institutions (SSAUTHRIAI), is poised to commence another strike by 31st October, 2014 if all their demands are n[...]

Govt, JOHESU To Meet On Health Workers’ Strike

On 27/Oct/2014

The Federal Government and the striking health workers are expected to meet this week to resolve the lingering issues in the Health sector. Both parties were scheduled to meet last Wednesday but the meeting could not[...]

Upcoming American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Course for Health Care Providers

On 27/Oct/2014

  The "American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider" Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening[...]

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