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no responses. August 5, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Information Ministry,UNICEF Advocate Breast-feeding Awareness In Nigeria


Information Ministry,UNICEF Advocate Breast-feeding Awareness In Nigeria

The Minister of Information and Culture,Alhaji Lai Mohammed has called for urgent propagation of the importance of breast milk for governments,and stakeholders.as well as for mothers […]

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BREASTFEEDIND

no responses. August 4, 2017 Alu Azege

Top 9 Breastfeeding Myths You Should Know About.


Top 9 Breastfeeding Myths You Should Know About.

August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month—and while breastfeeding rates around the world and Nigeria in particular continue to rise, there’s still a lot that people don’t know about […]

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UNICEF LOGO

no responses. August 4, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Global Breastfeeding Collective Advocates Increased Funding To Raise Breastfeeding Rates


Global Breastfeeding Collective Advocates Increased Funding To Raise Breastfeeding Rates

New analysis shows an investment of US$4.70 per newborn could generate US$300 billion in economic gains by 2025 No country in the world fully meets recommended […]

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no responses. August 3, 2017 Victoria Gaji

HEALTH FRIENDLY: Oral Cancer; Things You Should Avoid


HEALTH FRIENDLY: Oral Cancer; Things You Should Avoid

Cancer generally is defined as the uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to surrounding tissues, while Oral cancer is a cancer that occurs […]

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NHIS LOGO

no responses. August 3, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

NHIS Set To Partner WHO On Technical Support & Capacity Building


NHIS Set To Partner WHO On Technical Support & Capacity Building

The National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS has opened talks with World Health Organisation (WHO) in the area of ICT Infrastructure, programme monitoring and Capacity building, which […]

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THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE ,MRS. OLURANTI ADEBULE AND HON. MINISTER OF HEALTH ,PROF. ISAAC ADEWOLE ,DURING A COURTESY CALL AT THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE,LAGOS

no responses. August 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

War Against Fake Drugs: FG Set To Relocate Wholesalers To Central Locations


War Against Fake Drugs: FG Set To Relocate Wholesalers To Central Locations

The federal government in a bid to safeguard the lives of Nigerians has finalized plans to relocate wholesalers of drugs and medicines from all over Lagos […]

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no responses. August 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Breastfeeding Week: Include Budget Line For Nutrition In Health, Nutrition Sector Budgets- CS-SUNN


World Breastfeeding Week: Include Budget Line For Nutrition In Health, Nutrition Sector Budgets- CS-SUNN

 The Civil Society-Scaling up Nutrition in Nigeria CS-SUNN has  urged governments at all levels and relevant Ministries, Departments and Agencies to include a budget line for […]

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Internally Displayed Persons( IDPs) camp,Borno

no responses. July 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

New UN Humanitarian Fund Allocates $10.5m To IDP’s In North-East Nigeria


New UN Humanitarian Fund Allocates $10.5m To IDP’s In North-East Nigeria

The United Nations, through a new fund set up to tackle the crisis-hit north-east of Nigeria, has allocated over US$10.5 million to help thousands of women, […]

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Health-Minister-Prof.-Isaac-Adewole-

no responses. July 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Health Ministry To Launch Breastfeeding Advocacy Initiative


Health Ministry To Launch Breastfeeding Advocacy Initiative

The Federal Ministry of Health, in collaboration with its nutrition and health sector partners is set to celebrate the 2017 World Breastfeeding week as the 25th […]

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no responses. July 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Flooding In Nigeria: NCDC Advises Against Infectious Disease Outbreaks


Flooding In Nigeria: NCDC Advises Against Infectious Disease Outbreaks

To reduce the spread of infectious diseases such as cholera, dysentery, typhoid fever and poliomyelitis; and vector-borne diseases such as malaria and yellow fever during flooding, […]

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MeCAM logo

no responses. July 31, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

MeCAM Partners GAIN, SBN On Nutrition Symposium 2017


MeCAM Partners GAIN, SBN On Nutrition Symposium 2017

A non-governmental advocacy group, the Media Centre Against child Malnutrition (MeCAM) is partnering with the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) and Scale-up Nutrition Business Network […]

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no responses. July 28, 2017 debby eselebor

World Hepatitis Day: All You Need To Know About Hepatitis


World Hepatitis Day: All You Need To Know About Hepatitis

Today is ‘World Hepatitis Day’, we deem it fit  to educate Nigerians on one of the  killer diseases. In view of this, Kapital FM had an interview with […]

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WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti,

no responses. July 28, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Hepatitis Day: Chronic Hepatitis Affects About 70 million People In Africa- WHO


World Hepatitis Day: Chronic Hepatitis Affects About 70 million People In Africa- WHO

As the world commemorates  World Hepatitis Day,  the World Health Organization ,WHO  Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moet says Viral hepatitis is a major global […]

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no responses. July 27, 2017 Victoria Gaji

FG Adopts Strict Measures To Eliminate Hepatitis In Nigeria


FG Adopts Strict Measures To Eliminate Hepatitis In Nigeria

Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole has expressed concern over the number of Nigerians affected with the Hepatitis Virus in the country. The minister stated this […]

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no responses. July 27, 2017 Victoria Gaji

HEALTH FRIENDLY: Why Douching Is Bad For You Ladies


HEALTH FRIENDLY: Why Douching Is Bad For You Ladies

Douching is washing or cleaning out the inside of the vagina with water or other mixtures of fluids. Most douches are sold in stores as prepackaged […]

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FG Inaugurates Task Force to Reduce Maternal Mortality in Nigeria

no responses. July 27, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Inaugurates Task Force To Reduce Maternal Mortality In Nigeria


FG Inaugurates Task Force To Reduce Maternal Mortality In Nigeria

 A 34-member Task Force to accelerate reduction of maternal mortality in Nigeria, has been  inaugurated by the Federal Government. The Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Adewole […]

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no responses. July 27, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Rolls Out Plans For Elimination Of Viral Hepatitis By 2021


FG Rolls Out Plans For Elimination Of Viral Hepatitis By 2021

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has reiterated the commitment of Federal Government, towards the elimination of viral hepatitis in Nigeria by 2021. The Minister stated […]

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United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Resident Representative in Nigeria, Dr. Diene Keita,

no responses. July 26, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNFPA Nigeria New Representative Begins Work


UNFPA Nigeria New Representative Begins Work

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Resident Representative in Nigeria, Dr. Diene Keita, has already, presented her Letters of Credence to the Federal Republic of Nigeria […]

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#IAS2017

no responses. July 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

IAS 2017: Researchers Release Data From Five Cutting-edge Studies On HIV/AIDS


IAS 2017: Researchers Release Data From Five Cutting-edge Studies On HIV/AIDS

Researchers released data from five cutting-edge studies that show progress across several major HIV prevention approaches at an official press conference at the 9th IAS Conference […]

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IAS 2017: Researchers Announce Encouraging Developments Across Several Critical Areas Of HIV Research

no responses. July 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

IAS 2017: Researchers Announce Encouraging Developments Across Several Critical Areas Of HIV Research


IAS 2017: Researchers Announce Encouraging Developments Across Several Critical Areas Of HIV Research

Researchers today  announced encouraging developments across several critical areas of HIV research at an official press conference at the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS […]

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