Monday, October 22, 2018
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, on Wednesday in Abuja renewed the commitment of the Federal Government on funding Family Planning (FP) programmes in the country. Adewole made this known during the interface between the government and Civil Society...
Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) is one of the leading Nigerian Non-Governmental Organizations implementing programs for improving Sexual and Reproductive Health, Care and Treatment of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria etc. We offer professionals opportunities for career...
Psychologists have advised members of the public to pay more attention to their mental health to protect themselves from the challenges and to reduce the increasing cases of the disorders in the country. The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines mental...
Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, has sealed a partnership with Saudi German Hospital, Dubai, to establish a world-class medical facility in Abuja. He said the 100-bed hospital facility will break new grounds in medical services delivery in Nigeria. Atiku made the disclosure...
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) says it has recorded a fresh case of Lassa fever in the territory, bringing the number of confirmed cases to three within three months. Humphrey Okoroukwu, the Director of Public Health in the Health...
Prof. Titus Ibekwe, Consultant Surgeon, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, has warned that cell phone addiction causes noise induced hearing loss. Ibekwe gave the warning in an interview with newsmen on Saturday...
The federal government has urged state governments to increase health budget with a view of improving health system at the state levels. The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, made the call during a one-day workshop for the...
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board, on Wednesday said it had immunised 901,513 under-five children against polio in the just concluded round of vaccination in the territory. The Acting Executive Secretary of the board, Dr Mathew...
The U. S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, said on Monday that his country would remain committed to the fight against HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis in Nigeria.Mr Stuart made this known at the opening ceremony of a two-day Nigeria HIV/AIDS...
Twelve of the 30 pioneer medical students of the University of Abuja ( UNIABUJA ), who enrolled in 2005, failed their final examinations, an official has said. Mr Waziri Garba, Deputy Registrar UNIABUJA in charge of Information and Publications, made...