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Adamawa Kicks Off Health Insurance Scheme

On 17/May/2019

Governor Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa State has inaugurated a contributory health insurance programme for the state with a commitment of government to pay for the poor. While launching the scheme at the Governme[...]

Forum of Heads of Nursing and Midwifery institutions in Nigeria Invitation to the 17th Annual Scientific Conference Kwara 2019

On 17/May/2019

On behalf of the Executives and members of forum of Heads of Nursing Institutions in Nigeria (FOHNIN), I wish to invite you to its 17th Annual Scientific Conference Scheduled to take place in Ilorin Kwara State. The[...]

Exercise May Improve Memory in Heart Failure Patients

On 17/May/2019

Two-thirds of patients with heart failure have cognitive problems, according to research presented today at EuroHeartCare 2019, a scientific congress of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC).   Heart failur[...]

Gowon, Oshiomhole Task Medical Doctors on Professionalism

On 17/May/2019

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has described the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) as one of the leading centres in health services and training institutions in the country. Besides, Gowon and th[...]

Kidnappers Demand $1.5 Million for Doctors Taken in Kenya

On 16/May/2019

Gunmen who kidnapped two Cuban doctors in northeastern Kenya and whisked them to Somalia have demanded $1.5 million (1.35 million euros) for their release, police and government sources said Thursday.   The pa[...]

Addax Petroleum Development (Nigerian) Limited Host Community Scholarship Scheme 2018/2019

On 16/May/2019

Addax Petroleum was founded in 1994 upon leading petroleum industry expertise and a deep-rooted understanding and respect for African cultures. Over the years, Addax Petroleum has evolved from a young pioneer into an e[...]

24m Nigerians at Risk of Mental Disorder, WHO Warns

On 16/May/2019

The World Health Organisation yesterday warned that over 24 million Nigerians may suffer from various mental illnesses, a situation worsened by the dismal number of health institutions and professionals. The disorder[...]

How Erection Drug Could Cure Heart Failure – Researchers

On 16/May/2019

The anti-impotence drug Cialis could be used to cure heart failure, according to new research. The erectile dysfunction drug Tadalafil, which is similar to Viagra and sold under the brand name Cialis, was found to slow[...]

Why Mental Health Disorders Are Becoming More Common

On 16/May/2019

A new study has concluded that living alone is linked to common mental disorders. The authors have also identified the main driver of this worrying relationship. Some common mental disorders (CMDs) include mood disor[...]

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