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Buhari

FG To Revamp 110 Primary Health Centres In 100 Days

Posted: Jul 24, 2016 at 4:22 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-The Federal Ministry of Health has launched Rapid Result Initiative programme, tagged:  “Better Health for all,” designed to […]

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NURHI

NURHI Talks Tough On Family Planning

Posted: Jul 24, 2016 at 4:19 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative, NURHI, has said that Family Planning (FP) which is also known as child […]

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Malnutrition

Aisha Buhari Launches Project To Combat Children Malnutrition, Call For Support

Posted: Jul 24, 2016 at 4:07 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Worried by the high death rate of malnourished children in the country, the wife of the president, Hajiya […]

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NDLEA

NDLEA, NAFDAC Arrest Fake Manufacturer Of Antibiotics

Posted: Jul 24, 2016 at 4:03 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kano State Command has arrested and handed over to the National […]

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HIV

Bottlenecks In Nigeria’s Eradication Of HIV By 2030

Posted: Jul 24, 2016 at 3:58 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Recently, the United Nations AIDS (UNAIDS) announced that it has achieved and exceeded its goal of providing HIV […]

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Education

LASG Lauds Astymin’s Commitment to Children’s Education

Posted: Jul 20, 2016 at 5:19 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Lagos State Government has commended Astymin for its relentless commitment to the academic development of Nigerian Children through […]

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HIV

Gates Foundation To Invest $5bn Investment In Africa’s HIV Eradication Effort

Posted: Jul 20, 2016 at 5:17 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-A massive effort in South Africa is under way to launch clinical HIV-vaccine trails. Meanwhile, Bill Gates announced […]

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Mum

HIV: High Hopes For Expectant Mums And Their Babies

Posted: Jul 20, 2016 at 5:14 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-It was a nightmare for Amina Alli-Agboola, 33, to discover she was pregnant in 2009. This was because […]

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IVF

Patients Need Education To Understand Difference Between IUI And IVF

Posted: Jul 20, 2016 at 5:10 pm   /   Health

Abayomi Ajayi, a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, is the CEO of Nordica Fertility Centre, which specializes in In-Vitro Fertilization. Ajayi, […]

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Marijuana Suppresses Brain’s Response To Reward Over Time – Expert

Marijuana Suppresses Brain’s Response To Reward Over Time – Expert

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:33 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Smoking weed may dampen the brain’s response to reward over time and put people more at risk of […]

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HIV

Suppressive Antiretroviral Treatment Prevents HIV Transmission – Study

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:29 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-A new study has found that heterosexual people with HIV do not transmit the virus to their partner, […]

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Autism

Tobi Sax Proves That Children Living With Autism Are Special

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:25 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-The fact that autism is not a disease or limitation was confirmed recently when more than 500 children […]

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Fidson

Fidson Rewards Academic Brilliance

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:17 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Best graduating pupils from over 200 private and public schools across the country  were  recognised and rewarded with […]

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Healthcare

‘Unified Healthcare System, Critical To SDGs Attainment By 2030’

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:14 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Experts in maternal and child health have called for a unified healthcare system in Nigeria, saying that this […]

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NAFDAC

NAFDAC Smashes Syndicates Of Smugglers

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:11 pm   /   Health

Seizes 880 Bags Of Explosives Raw Materials Chioma Umeha Lagos-The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) […]

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Genital Mutilation

Stop Female Genital Mutilation, Affected Communities Demand – UNICEF

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 5:07 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Approximately two-thirds of men, women, boys and girls in countries where female genital mutilation is common say they […]

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Flood

Emergency Preparedness: Three States On Red Alert To Forestall Flood

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 4:58 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” In line with this ancient adage, three states […]

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PSN Says It Must Be One Registered Pharmacist In Each LGA

Posted: Jul 17, 2016 at 4:53 pm   /   Health

Confirms Approval Of Pharm D Programme By NUC The need for Nigeria to achieve self-sufficiency in production of essential drugs, […]

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Ofada-Rice

Dieticians Urge Nigerians To Eat Ofada Rice To Reduce Life Threatening Diseases

Posted: Jul 16, 2016 at 9:41 pm   /   Health, Latest News

Two dieticians on Saturday in Lagos advised Nigerians to eat more of ‘ofada’ rice than polished rice because of its […]

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Water

Sicknesses Contacted By Drinking Water With Human Faeces

Posted: Jul 13, 2016 at 6:12 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Drinking water that contains human faeces has been identified as a leading cause of typhoid, cholera, hepatitis, polio, […]

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Barrack Obama

U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Approves $745m To Fight Malaria In 2017

Posted: Jul 13, 2016 at 2:34 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Momentum continues to build in the global fight against malaria. Just this weekend, a major increase in funding […]

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Isaac Adewole, Rapid Result Initiative

High Court Dismisses NAPPMED Suit Against PCN

Posted: Jul 13, 2016 at 2:24 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-The Federal High Court has dismissed the suit filed by the Nigeria Association of Patent and Proprietary Medicine […]

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WHOPost

WHO Regional Director for Africa Visits Nigeria, Pledges to Support Health Agenda

Posted: Jul 13, 2016 at 2:21 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa Dr. Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti has pledged to support the […]

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Sicknesses Contacted By Drinking Water With Human Faeces

Posted: Jul 13, 2016 at 2:16 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Drinking water that contains human faeces has been identified as a leading cause of typhoid, cholera, hepatitis, polio, […]

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Hospital

Guinness Nigeria Revamps Eye Hospital In Onitsha

Posted: Jul 10, 2016 at 5:20 pm   /   Health

Chioma Umeha Lagos-Guinness Nigeria has been commended by the Anambra state government for its long standing involvement in the provision […]

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