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no responses. June 23, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Mysterious Illness Linked To Legalized Marijuana


Mysterious Illness Linked To Legalized Marijuana

A mysterious disease linked to the drug is now on the rise in states that have legalized marijuana, according to CBS. Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome, or CHS, […]

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The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole

no responses. June 22, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Nigeria To Implement International Health Regulation Recommendations 


Nigeria To Implement International Health Regulation Recommendations 

The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole says Nigeria will implement  the recommendations of the Joint External Evaluation conducted in the country . The Minister who […]

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The Permanent Secretary of the state’s Ministry of Health,Dr Taye Oni

no responses. June 22, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Lassa Fever: Five Cases Confirmed In Ondo State


Lassa Fever: Five Cases Confirmed In Ondo State

The Ondo State Ministry of health have confirmed five cases of Lassa fever in Owo and Akoko South West local government of the state. The epidemic […]

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no responses. June 20, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Nigeria Partners OneWorld Accuracy To Enhance Quality Laboratory Test Results


Nigeria Partners OneWorld Accuracy To Enhance Quality Laboratory Test Results

The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) is collaborating with OneWorld Accuracy on the roll out of external quality assurance (EQA) Programme to enhance the […]

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no responses. June 15, 2017 Victoria Gaji

HEALTH FRIENDLY: How To Control Convulsion/Seizures In Children


HEALTH FRIENDLY: How To Control Convulsion/Seizures In Children

A pediatrician at Abuja Clinics, Dr. Kunle Ogunkombi  said that convulsion is a form of seizure caused by an abnormal electrical charge in the brain cells. […]

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event to commemorate the 2017 World Blood Donor Day

no responses. June 15, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

FG To Establish National Blood Service Commission


FG To Establish National Blood Service Commission

The Federal Ministry of Health is working on a draft bill for the establishment of a National Blood Service Commission for presentation to the Federal Executive […]

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At the centre is the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole , Right to him is the Clark of the House, Healthcare Committee Mrs. Umoren Joyce and other member of the Committee during briefing of the House of Representatives Committee on Healthcare Services at the National Assembly

no responses. June 15, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Made In Nigeria Vaccine: Nigeria To Get First Batch In 2019


Made In Nigeria Vaccine: Nigeria To Get First Batch In 2019

All is now set for Nigeria, to produce  its made in Nigeria vaccines as the Federal Government of Nigeria  joined forces with May & Baker Nigeria […]

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FROM(L-R), THE WHO COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVE IN NIGERIA,DR. WONDIMAGEGEHU ALEMU,THE HON. MINISTER OF STATE FOR HEALTH,DR. OSAGIE EHANIRE ,HON. MINISTER OF HEALTH,PROF. ISAAC ADEWOLE AND THE CHAIRMAN,SENATE ADHOC COMMITTEE ON THE NORTH- EAST,SENATOR SHEHU SANI,DURING THE MEETING

no responses. June 15, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Health Ministry To Fast-track Health Nutrition Intervention In North-East


Health Ministry To Fast-track Health Nutrition Intervention In North-East

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole says  the Federal Ministry of Health will fast track its activities in Borno State for betterment of the citizens. […]

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no responses. June 15, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Abuse Of Older People On The Rise– WHO


World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Abuse Of Older People On The Rise– WHO

A new study, supported by WHO and published in the Lancet Global Health, has found that almost 16% of people aged 60 years and older were […]

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Project Director, Civil Society Scaling-Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), Mrs. Beatrice Eluaka

no responses. June 14, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Nutrition Expert Advises Pregnant Women On Dietary Diversification


Nutrition Expert Advises Pregnant Women On Dietary Diversification

The ‎Project Director , Civil Society Scaling up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), Mrs Beatrice Nwamaka Eluaka was with Princess Akpararo and Terry Ikumi  to speak on […]

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no responses. June 14, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

10 Interesting Facts About Blood Donation


10 Interesting Facts About Blood Donation

World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year  in many countries around the world on 14 June. The  Day is celebrated every year on the day […]

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no responses. June 14, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

World Blood Donor Day: WHO Solicits Support,Advocacy For Adequate Supplies Of Safe Blood


World Blood Donor Day: WHO Solicits Support,Advocacy For Adequate Supplies Of Safe Blood

As the world commemorates  World Blood Donor Day,the  Regional Director, World Health Organization ,WHO Regional Office for Africa  Dr Matshidiso Moeti has called on countries and all […]

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Doctors Remove 28 Pounds Of Feces From Man

no responses. June 14, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Doctors Remove 28 Pounds Of Feces From Man


Doctors Remove 28 Pounds Of Feces From Man

Doctors removed 28 pounds of feces from the bowels of a man who was reportedly constipated since birth. The unnamed 22-year-old had 30 inches of his […]

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THE CELEBRATION OF WORLD ACCREDITATION DAY, 9TH JUNE, 2017, ABUJA,

no responses. June 13, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Embrace Accreditation As Means Of Demonstrating Technical Competence- MLSCN


Embrace Accreditation As Means Of Demonstrating Technical Competence- MLSCN

Public and private medical laboratories in the country have been urged to embrace Accreditation as a means of demonstrating their technical competence and enhance quality healthcare […]

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Global health leaders gathered at the Rotary Convention in Atlanta

no responses. June 13, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Countries, Partners Pledge US$ 1.2bn To Protect 450m Children From Polio Yearly


Countries, Partners Pledge US$ 1.2bn To Protect 450m Children From Polio Yearly

Global health leaders gathered at the Rotary Convention in Atlanta to reaffirm their commitment to eradicating polio and pledge US$ 1.2 billion to finance efforts to […]

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Hussaini Abdu, country director at Plan International in Nigeria

no responses. June 12, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

North-east Nigeria : PLAN International Solicits Accelerated Learning Programmes For Children


North-east Nigeria : PLAN International Solicits Accelerated Learning Programmes For Children

Child Rights and Humanitarian Organisation PLAN International,Nigeria says  years of  Boko Haram-related violence in Nigeria has led to an entire generation of children missing out on an […]

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no responses. June 9, 2017 Fadila Yunusa

Ramadan: Healthy Eating Habits and Exercise for Sahur and Iftar


Ramadan: Healthy Eating Habits and Exercise for Sahur and Iftar

The way the body reacts to the lack of food and water depends on the length of the fast. “The body enters into a fasting state […]

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Returnees queue for water - a rare commdity

no responses. June 9, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Nigerian Refugees: UNHCR, Humanitarian Actors Predict Growing Risk Of Human Rights Abuses,Disease Outbreaks


Nigerian Refugees: UNHCR, Humanitarian Actors Predict Growing Risk Of Human Rights Abuses,Disease Outbreaks

Nigerian refugees, who recently returned from Cameroon, are now facing enormous challenges ,which include difficult living conditions due to lack of food, shelter, water and sanitation, […]

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no responses. June 8, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

FG Approves Central Coordination, Placement, Funding For Housemanship Programmes


FG Approves Central Coordination, Placement, Funding For Housemanship Programmes

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a memoranda from the Ministry of Health seeking for approval of central coordination, placement, posting and funding of all […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole at Teachers village IDP camp, Maiduguri, Borno State.

no responses. June 7, 2017 Dupe Aduloju

Health Minister Inspects Borno Facilities IDP Camps


Health Minister Inspects Borno Facilities IDP Camps

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has visited some health facilities at the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in Borno State. The visit was aimed […]

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