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Listeriosis Outbreak

WHO Warns Nigeria, 15 Others On Listeriosis Outbreak

 The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday warned Nigeria and 15 other African countries of a listeriosis outbreak that started in South Africa in...
Executive Secretary

Buhari Recalls Suspended NHIS Executive Secretary

 President Muhammadu Buhari has recalled the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Usman Yusuf who were suspended from office in July,...

Breastfeeding For Over 6 months May Reduce Diabetes Risk – Study

 Breastfeeding for six months or longer appears to significantly cut the risk of a woman developing type II diabetes, a 30-year U.S. study says.The...

Misuse of Paracetamol Can Damage Organs – Pharmaceutical Body

 Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has warned against indiscriminate or misuse of Paracetamol, saying such practice damages the liver and kidney.Mr Jelili Kilani, PSN...

UNICEF: Nigeria Records 20,210 births on January 1

 UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reports that approximately 20,210 babies were born in Nigerian on the New Year’s Day.The births, represented third largest population of...

Buhari Promises To Increase Investment In Health Sector

The Federal Government will increase investment in the health sector, so that the country can halt the loss of well trained professionals to other...

300 Doctors Abandon Nigeria In 2016- NMA President

 No fewer than three hundred Nigerian doctors left the country in 2016, the National President, Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Mike Ogirima has revealed.He...
Tomato as Vegetables and natural bleaching agent

Tomato: Wonder Working Vegetables, Natural Bleaching Agent

Tomato is considered both a fruit and vegetables. It forms an integral part of cuisines across the globeDaily consumption of tomatoes provides a great boost...
NCDC cases

Six Fresh Cases of Monkeypox Confirmed In Nigeria

  Six more cases of monkeypox have been confirmed by Federal Government in the country, bringing the total number of cases to nine. The cases are amongst...

Monkey Pox Continue To Spread, Now In 11 States

 The Monkey pox virus outbreak isn’t showing signs of waning yet, with 78 cases recorded in 11 states, according to the Minister of Health...

Monkeypox Patient Commits Suicide In Bayelsa State

Friends and family of one of the 21 suspected monkeypox patients are in shock over the apparent suicide committed by their loved one.The patient...

Federal Government Confirms Three Cases of Monkey Pox Virus

 The federal government says three suspected samples of Monkey Pox virus sent to Dakar, Senegal for laboratory analysis were confirmed positive.The Minister of Health,...

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