Saturday, September 22, 2018
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said that it has uncovered a cartel responsible for the illegal importation of some banned and controlled drugs estimated at N105 million in a transit warehouse at Ijora,...
To help address the growing incidence of diabetes and hypertension in Nigeria, multinational healthcare company, Sanofi, and the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, on September 17 entered into an agreement to provide specialized care in the effective management of the...
The Hall of St Leo Catholic Church,Ikeja, Lagos was filled to capacity as different people- men, women, priests, and youths adorned in various attires took their seats inside the expansive hall. They were Pax Herbal products distributors and it was...
Medical doctors in Lagos have raised the alarm over rising cases of High Blood Pressure and other hypertensive disorders among patients presenting at many clinics in the state in recent times. The doctors, under the auspices of the Association of...
President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, Pharm. Ahmed Yakasai on Thursday was honoured by the Lagos branch of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria.Pharm. Ahmed Yakasai was decorated with an Appreciation Award for his outstanding support to the Pharmaceutical...
The EKO Club International has announced its Mission of Hope for the year. The club incorporated 18 years ago with 19 chapters and growing, including 15 in US States, 17 cities, and three countries on two continents has...
The Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN) has decried the high rate of stress. The Chairman, Lagos State Chapter of AGPMN, Dr Tunji Akintade, spoke at the group’s Pre-Annual General Meeting (AGM) to announce the chapter’s...
The Lagos State Government on Thursday said it had strengthened its disease surveillance, detection and response systems to prevent the outbreak of Monkey pox in the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Jide Idris, made this known in an...
The Federal Government on Thursday said that the country had been losing about $2bn annually due to loss of confidence in its health care system. The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, represented by the Chief Medical Director...
Humanitarian crisis, corruption and mismanagement at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, have resulted in unhygienic conditions, severe shortage of medicines and medical supplies in the hospital. Two other Federal Government hospitals in Lagos-the National Orthopedic Hospital Igbobi...