Tuesday, February 19, 2019
… Your suspension stands – Minister The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Usman Yusuf, has told the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, that he is not proceeding on suspension as directed by the minister. Yusuf...
The President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, Ahmed Yakasai, in this interview with TUNDE AJAJA, speaks on the state of the pharmaceutical industry, the health sector and other sundry issues The incumbent administration has not finalised appointments into some...
Imagine being alive and not being counted among the living. Imagine existing and no provision is made for you as part of the family. Imagine being trafficked across the borders and no one seems to care because your existence...
A woman’s breasts are primarily for breastfeeding the young but despite the fact that many Nigerian women are blessed with a sizeable chest, millions of babies in the country are yearning for breastmilk. According to scientists, all sizes of...
If you change the way you think about yourself (your internal world), you can change your outer world. Your outer world is a reflection of your inner world. People, who are surrounded by physical chaos and mess, generally reflect...
Sunlight really may be the best disinfectant, as letting light into a house kills off the bacteria in household dust. Letting natural light into a room destroys around half of living bacteria in dust, a study has found. Sunshine could eradicate...
It is no longer news to the Nigerian system that any new government that takes over power promises to place healthcare as priority among other sectors in the country.Nigeria’s health situation continues to be of growing concern with various...
Monkeypox is a rare and infectious disease caused by monkey virus, transmitted from animals to human, with symptoms similar to those of smallpox, although less severe. The first incident of the disease in Nigeria was reported on September 22 in...
Peter Odion, his wife, Josephine and two of their four blind children, share their travails with ALEXANDER OKERE The aura in Forest Guard Street, Uromi, a sub-urban community in Esan North-East Local Government Area of Edo State, was serene. Motorcycles, a...
Dr Jide Owolana, the Chief Medical Director, Living Standard Hospital, Benin, said on Tuesday said that dehydration of the human body could lead to memory loss. Owolana, who spoke in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Benin,...