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Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex Admission into Medical X-Ray Darkroom Technician Training Programme for 2019/2020 Academic Session

On 17/May/2019

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Full-Time Medical X-Ray Darkroom Technician Training Programme for 2019/2020 academic session at Obafemi Awolowo Unive[...]

Coca-Cola Refrigeration Competence Boosts Vaccine Access

On 17/May/2019

The Project Last Mile, a public-private partnership that shares Coca-Cola’s expertise to support delivery of life-saving medicines and supplies to communities that are most in need, has launched a cold chain equi[...]

Restitution and Patients’ Rights in Healthcare (11)

On 17/May/2019

All information concerning a user, including information relating to his or her health status, treatment or stay in a health establishment is confidential.   Confidentiality (2) Subject to section 27, no perso[...]

‘Our Services Have Improved Healthcare Outcomes’

On 17/May/2019

MeCure Healthcare Limited has said its ten years of operating in Nigeria have contributed immensely to the development of the country’s healthcare system  through improved healthcare outcomes. This was the p[...]

Lagos Takes HIV/AIDS Campaign to Religious Leaders

On 17/May/2019

For awareness about HIV/AIDS to further reach the people at the grassroots, the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency engages religious leaders in the state in a two-day sensitisation workshop on how to prevent the virus and[...]

Oshiomhole: I Would Have Sued Doctors Who Wrongly Diagnosed My Wife

On 17/May/2019

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has called for a review of Nigeria’s medical system so that doctors treat patients only in their areas of competence.[...]

Why Losing Ability to Smell Lemons, Onions Could Herald Early Death

On 17/May/2019

Losing the ability to smell strong odours such as onions, petrol or lemons in later life could be a warning sign that an early death is approaching, a new study suggests. The results even applied to those who were in a[...]

Cannabis Reduces Seizures for Children with Difficult-To-Treat Epilepsy, Period Pain in Women

On 17/May/2019

Taking a pharmaceutical formulation of cannabidiol, a cannabis-based medicine, cut seizures nearly in half for children with a rare and severe type of epilepsy called Dravet syndrome, according to a phase 3 study relea[...]

Doctors Unveil First Child Blast Wound Manual

On 17/May/2019

Doctors and rights activists unveiled on Thursday the world’s first field manual for the treatment of child casualties from explosions, which they say cause almost three-quarters of juvenile deaths and injuries i[...]

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