DOCTORS under the aegis of the Medical Guild in Lagos State are to begin three days warning strike from today over issues that affect their safety and welfare. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Medical Guild is the...
The management of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, has urged the Medical and Dental Practitioners’ Investigation Panel to investigate the alleged professional misconduct of a Lagos-based cosmetic surgeon and owner of Med Contour Aesthetic Clinic, Dr Anuoluwapo Adepoju. The...
Amidst the rising cases of coronavirus across the country, more than 30 healthcare workers attached to two of the Lagos State isolation centres have been disengaged. The affected workers who were part of the first set of volunteers at the...
The Rotary Club of Lagos Island District 9110 has collaborated with Geeta Ashram to conduct free cataract eye surgery on Lagosians. President of the club, Rotarian Kumar Gulati, speaking at the end of the Free Cataract Eye Surgery Camp in...
United State Trade and Development Agency have commended Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, NSIA and Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH for putting in place comprehensive cancer treatment centre in Lagos. Speaking during a courtesy visit, Acting Director of the Agency,...
More than 1,000 residents of Isawo, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos, received free medical care and medicines from medical personnel of the 81 Division, Nigerian Army, Lagos, as part of the package for the military maneuver, code-named Exercise...
A Lagos-based firm, Stephen Akintayo Consulting, has urged Nigerians to pay more attention to personal hygiene and to support the underprivileged in the society. The founder of the firm, Mr Stephen Akintayo, made the call while distributing food and awarding...
The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday released the drug use in Nigeria report, stating that the drug prevalence rate is 14.4 per cent. The bureau in a report, which was uploaded on its website, stated that the 14.4 per...
Patients, who had booked appointments at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, were stranded on Tuesday as resident doctors continued their three-day warning strike. When our correspondent visited the hospital, many patients were seen waiting to be attended to. At...
A surgeon, Dr Benjamin Olowojebutu, says no drug will shrink fibroids in a woman. Olowojebutu, also the Founder, Benjamin Olowojebutu Foundation, a non-governmental organisation made this known at a news conference on Saturday in Lagos. Fibroids are non-cancerous abnormal growths that...