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no responses. March 21, 2017 Victoria Gaji

WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY: Tips To Maintain Good Oral Hygiene


WORLD ORAL HEALTH DAY: Tips To Maintain Good Oral Hygiene

Good oral hygiene and regular visits to the doctor will help you maintain healthy teeth and gums. As the world marks Waorld Oral Health Day (WOHD) […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, Deputy Executive Director Programme, UNICEF, Mr. Omar Abdi and Pierre POIRIER, West and Central Africa Regional Office, UNICEF, Dakar, Republic Senegal during courtesy visit to the Hon. Minister in Abuja.

no responses. March 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNICEF Pledges More Support For Nigeria’s Health Sector


UNICEF Pledges More Support For Nigeria’s Health Sector

The United Nations International Children Education Fund (UNICEF) has renewed its commitment to support the Nigerian health sector towards improving maternal and child health, strengthening immunization […]

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no responses. March 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Lake Chad Region: Japan Donates $33.3m In Emergency Polio Funding


Lake Chad Region: Japan Donates $33.3m In Emergency Polio Funding

Japan, as one of the largest supporters of efforts to eradicate polio in Nigeria, has provided a grant of US$33 million for emergency polio vaccination efforts […]

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no responses. March 10, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Why Women Are At Higher Risk Of Pyelonephritis


Why Women Are At Higher Risk Of Pyelonephritis

Pyelonephritis is a disease that quickly weakens and damages the kidney.  Dr. Ejike Orji of Coalition for Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Accountability Mechanism, said […]

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no responses. March 9, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Bauchi To Construct 19 Primary Health Centres


Bauchi To Construct 19 Primary Health Centres

Bauchi state government says it plan to construct 19 primary health centres in each local government area, with a staff quarter to help retain health workers, […]

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no responses. March 6, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Network Of Persons Living With HIV Call For Revised Treatment To Reduce Infection


Network Of Persons Living With HIV Call For Revised Treatment To Reduce Infection

Executive Director, PLAN Health Advocacy and Development Foundation, Ibadan , Mr. Obatunde Oladapo has stressed the need for  Nigeria to revise the treatment for People living […]

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no responses. March 4, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

UNFPA Prioritizes Women’s Reproductive Health, Supports Actions To Accelerate Abandonment Of FGM/C


UNFPA Prioritizes Women’s Reproductive Health, Supports Actions To Accelerate Abandonment Of FGM/C

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) had undertaken various interventions over the years in contributing to the elimination of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) in Nigeria. These interventions […]

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no responses. March 4, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Kano State Restates Commitment To Polio Eradication , Other Child Survival Interventions


Kano State Restates Commitment To Polio Eradication , Other Child Survival Interventions

Kano State Governor,  Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has expressed commitment to deploy significant resources towards sustaining gains of polio eradication and supporting other child survival interventions […]

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no responses. March 3, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Hearing Day: 4.5% Africans Live With Invisible Disability- WHO


World Hearing Day: 4.5% Africans Live With Invisible Disability- WHO

Message of the WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, on World Hearing Day, 3 March 2017 This year on 3 March 2017, World Hearing […]

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no responses. March 3, 2017 Victoria Gaji

What Every Parent Should Know About Measles – Expert


What Every Parent Should Know About Measles – Expert

This season of the year has an unpredictable and unstable weather, it can be cold at night and by mid-day it becomes very hot and humid […]

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no responses. March 1, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG, West African Surgeons To Build Capacity Of Health Professionals


FG, West African Surgeons To Build Capacity Of Health Professionals

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole says government will partner with the West African College of Surgeons (WACS) to train efficient surgeons in order improve […]

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no responses. February 27, 2017 Victoria Gaji

Why Most Women Will Experience Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) In Their Life Time – Expert


Why Most Women Will Experience Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) In Their Life Time – Expert

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of the urinary system, the kidneys, ureters, bladder and the urethra, the structures that urine […]

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FG Tasks Stakeholder On Complementary Health Financing

no responses. February 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Tasks Stakeholder On Complementary Health Financing


FG Tasks Stakeholder On Complementary Health Financing

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has urged National Network of Advocacy Champions to complement Federal Government efforts towards achieving sustainable health financing of the […]

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Director Hospital Services Dr. Wapada Balami,Minister of State for Health Dr. Osagie Ehanire during the Press briefing on the Federal Ministry of Health’s preparedness for the planned temporary closure of the Airport.

no responses. February 23, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

FG Maps Out Strategies For Planned Temporary Closure Of Abuja Airport


FG Maps Out Strategies For Planned Temporary Closure Of Abuja Airport

The Federal Government of Nigeria has mapped out strategies to ensure commuters’ safety on the Abuja-Kaduna highway corridor as the government planned to close the Abuja […]

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(L -R), The Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole and the President PMG - MAN,Dr. Okechukwu Anpa,during their visit to the ministry in Abuja.

no responses. February 23, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Seek Adoption Of Expedited Medicine’s Access Programme


Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Seek Adoption Of Expedited Medicine’s Access Programme

The National President, Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN), Dr. . Okechukwu Anpa,has solicited  the support of the Federal government to assist the PMG-MAN by […]

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no responses. February 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

2016 Annual Report: How Neighborhoods Affect Health, Well-Being Of Older Persons


2016 Annual Report: How Neighborhoods Affect Health, Well-Being Of Older Persons

A 2016 Annual Report  by the Population Reference Bureau  shows that most Americans say they want to age in place in their own communities, but their […]

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no responses. February 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Korea Supports UNFPA’s Nigeria Fistula Project With $500,000


Korea Supports UNFPA’s Nigeria Fistula Project With $500,000

The United Nations Population Fund,UNFPA  has received $500,000 Thousand as grant from the Korean Republic International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) to scale-up support for fistula repairs and […]

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Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) and Assembly of Health Care Professionals

no responses. February 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

War Against Corruption: Health Workers Give FG Feb 27th Deadline


War Against Corruption: Health Workers Give FG Feb 27th Deadline

Health workers under the aegis of the National Union of Allied Health Professionals have threatened to embark on a  Nation Wide industrial action if the federal government […]

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no responses. February 22, 2017 Alu Azege

As Dr Terrumun Swende Resumes Duty As Chief MD At BSUTH


As Dr Terrumun Swende Resumes Duty As Chief MD At BSUTH

The newly appointed Chief Medical Director of Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi, Dr. Terrumun Swende, an Associate Proffessor of Gynaecologist and Obstetrician  has assumed work at […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole at the treatment Centre, Yangoji Leprosy Community, Kwali Area Council, FCT

no responses. February 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

People Affected By Leprosy Solicit Support To Actualise Full Potential


People Affected By Leprosy Solicit Support To Actualise Full Potential

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole said Government would to  work with FCT administration to increase support to the people affected by leprosy in FCT […]

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