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88,000 Children targeted for Measles Vaccination In Jega LGA

In Jega Local Government Area of Kebbi, no fewer than 88,000 children have been targeted for vaccination against measles, Alhaji Musa Magina, the council’s...

Fibroid Embolization in Lagos Causes Women to Assail Hospital

The establishment of a hospital to carry out Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UBE) in Lagos appears to have brought relief to many women in the...

FG Committed To Eradicating Polio by 2020

The federal government has re-affirmed its commitment towards the eradication of measles in Nigeria by year 2020. Professor Isaac Adewole, the minister of health made...

FCTA Seals 13 Illegal Patent Medicine Stores

  The Federal Capital Territory Pharmaceutical Inspection Committee (FCT-PIC) has sealed off 13 illegal patent medicine shops in Durumi, Lugbe, Gwarinpa, Kubwa and Gwagwa areas...

WHO worried by Huge Annual Deaths from Climate Change

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on countries to take urgent measures to prevent avoidable deaths from the climate change, which has claimed...

Insufficient medical supplies restrain treatment of Yola bomb blast victims

The lack of medical supplies at the Yola specialist hospital as well as other state owned hospitals is restraining the treatment of victims of...

FG Begins Measles Immunisation Campaign In 19 Northern States

The federal government is to begin its measles immunization campaign across the 19 northern states of the federation from the 21st to the 28th...

First Lady of Niger State Sponsors Free VVF Surgeries for Women

Dr. Amina Sani Bello, the First Lady of Niger state has initiated a free surgical camp for women with Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) in...

Researchers Unveil New Procedure for Sickle Cell Treatment

The University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, in partnership with US researchers uncovered a new cure for Sickle Cell Anaemia, an official of the hospital...

Experts call for healthy eating and physical activity on World Diabetes...

People with diabetes are at much greater risk for poor cardiovascular health than the general population. For example, the condition can increase heart attack...