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LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition

no responses. May 25, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition


LUTH Workers Protest Against Poor Working Condition

Workers of the  Lagos University Teaching Hospital,LUTH, Idi-Araba, yesterday, staged a one-day peaceful protest demanding for improved condition of service and tools. The workers are asking […]

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no responses. May 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Health Assembly Elects New WHO Director-General


World Health Assembly Elects New WHO Director-General

The Members States of the World Health Organization (WHO) elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of WHO. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was nominated […]

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the first coordination meeting of Member States of the African Continent in preparatory for the 70th World Health Assembly(WHA)

no responses. May 24, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Polio-Free Certification: Health Minister Woos International Community


Polio-Free Certification: Health Minister Woos International Community

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has informed global leaders of Nigeria’s response to the outbreak of the 4 cases of Wild Polio Virus (WPV) […]

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no responses. May 23, 2017 Victoria Gaji

$144m Needed To Close Gap In Child Malnutrition In Nigeria — UNICEF


$144m Needed To Close Gap In Child Malnutrition In Nigeria — UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has disclosed that no less than $144 million was required to treat two million children suffering from acute malnutrition in […]

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Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole,during the Meeting of Commonwealth Health Minister on the Sidelines of the World Health Assembly in Geneva,Switzerland.

no responses. May 22, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

World Health Assembly: Nigeria’s Cervical Cancer Programme Takes Center Stage


World Health Assembly: Nigeria’s Cervical Cancer Programme Takes Center Stage

Nigeria’s  Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has challenged global leaders in health to invest in cervical cancer control. Adewole, speaking on Sunday during the Commonwealth […]

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no responses. May 21, 2017 Victoria Gaji

HEALTH FRIENDLY: Facts About Peptic Ulcer


HEALTH FRIENDLY: Facts About Peptic Ulcer

Peptic Ulcers are usually associated with painful sores that develop in the lining of the stomach, but the good news is that sufferers don’t have to […]

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the first coordination meeting of Member States of the African Continent in preparatory for the 70th World Health Assembly(WHA)

no responses. May 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

African Health Ministers Strategize For 70th WHA Meeting


African Health Ministers Strategize For 70th WHA Meeting

The Health Ministers of The African Union has urged member States to ride on the successes recorded in curtailing wild polio virus spread in the continent […]

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no responses. May 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Home Remedies For Keloids


Home Remedies For Keloids

Keloid   is a medical condition where there is an overgrowth of scar tissue that develops around a wound, usually after the wound has healed. Keloids […]

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Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN)

no responses. May 21, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Medical Practitioners Express Worry Over High Rate Of Depression


Medical Practitioners Express Worry Over High Rate Of Depression

As the world mark Family Doctors Day,the Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN)  has expressed worry over the high rate of depression […]

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no responses. May 19, 2017 debby eselebor

Mother Donates Womb To Daughter In India’s First Uterus Transplant


Mother Donates Womb To Daughter In India’s First Uterus Transplant

In the first surgery of its kind in India, a mother has donated her uterus to her 21-year-old daughter. The 43-year-old offered to undergo the procedure […]

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no responses. May 19, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Wellbeing Foundation Africa Amplifies Advocacy For Midwives And Nurses


Wellbeing Foundation Africa Amplifies Advocacy For Midwives And Nurses

As part of activities to celebrate the International Day of the Midwife, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) focused on advocacy and policy. The WBFA   had […]

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no responses. May 19, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Proposed Amendment Of NHIS Act: Put Aside Personal Interest -NHIS Boss


Proposed Amendment Of NHIS Act: Put Aside Personal Interest -NHIS Boss

The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Professor Usman Yusuf, has called on the National Assembly to jettison the proposed amendment of the […]

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The Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole and Minister of State for Health,Dr. Osagie Ehanire during the workshop on National Stakeholders ‘Validation Meeting

no responses. May 17, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

“You Must Show Us Your Financial Reports’’ – Health Ministry Gives Precondition To States


“You Must Show Us Your Financial Reports’’ – Health Ministry Gives Precondition To States

The Minister of Health, Prof.Isaac Adewole has  underscored the importance of transparency and accountability at the state levels. Adewole said  for the state governments to get additional […]

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NMA President,prof Mike Ogirima

no responses. May 16, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak : NMA Calls For Vigilance, & National Routes Border Surveillance


Ebola Outbreak : NMA Calls For Vigilance, & National Routes Border Surveillance

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) says the recent declaration of outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo is another major setback to the world. A  statement […]

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Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole inspecting the thermal screening camera at International Airport Abuja.

no responses. May 15, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola: Health Minister Calls For Calm As Nigeria Strengthens Surveillance System


Ebola: Health Minister Calls For Calm As Nigeria Strengthens Surveillance System

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called on Nigerians not to panic as the Federal Government remains committed to ensuring that Ebola disease is […]

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no responses. May 15, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Task Force Seals Fake Drug Stores In Ondo State


Task Force Seals Fake Drug Stores In Ondo State

Ondo State Joint Task Force on counterfeit, Fake Drugs and Unwholesome processed Food has clamped down on some Pharmaceutical stores, that sell fake and controlled drugs […]

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no responses. May 14, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

DRC Ebola Outbreak: WHO Conducts Extensive Investigation & Risk Assessments


DRC Ebola Outbreak: WHO Conducts Extensive Investigation & Risk Assessments

The WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti yesterday visited Kinshasa (DR Congo) to discuss with national authorities and partners ways to mount a rapid, […]

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EBOLA OUTBREAK IN CONGO

no responses. May 12, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Congo Confirms 9 Suspected Ebola Cases, Including 3 Deaths


Congo Confirms 9 Suspected Ebola Cases, Including 3 Deaths

Congo has confirmed  a  case of the hemorrhagic fever  out of the five tested since the outbreak emerged April 22 in Bas-Uele province, Health Minister Oly […]

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no responses. May 11, 2017 debby eselebor

UNICEF Calls For Men Involvement In Promoting Maternal, Child Health


UNICEF Calls For Men Involvement In Promoting Maternal, Child Health

The United Nations has called for the involvement of men in tackling the alarming rate of maternal and child mortality in Nigeria. Maternal, Newborn and Child […]

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The Wife of the Senate President,Mrs. Toyin Sarki,the Hon. Minister of Health,Prof. Isaac Adewole and the President of National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives,Comrade Abdulrafiu Adeniji.

no responses. May 9, 2017 Modupe.aduloju

Nigeria Government To Review And Restructure Its Midwives Service Scheme


Nigeria Government To Review And Restructure Its Midwives Service Scheme

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole says  the federal government is  reviewing   and restructuring the Midwives Service Scheme (MSS)  launched in 2009   to make […]

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