Mobile Drug Sellers A Treat To Healthy Living As people fall sick daily, self-medication is gradually becoming the norm, even among educated members of the public.This practice, the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) warns is highly risky, unhealthy and dangerous...
Global Alliance for Vaccines Initiative (GAVI), has extended its funding support for immunization in Nigeria until 2028.The decision which followed a plea by the Nigerian government will see the body, which is the largest global coalition of the public...
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has described as untrue the claim by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) that the Court of Appeal has confirmed that medical directors are not under any legal obligation to set...
President Muhammadu Buhari has renewed the appointments of Dr. Jafaru Alunua Momoh, and Dr. Nwadinigwe Cajetan Uwatoronye as Chief Medical Director of National Hospital, Abuja and Medical Director, National Orthopedic Hospital Enugu, Enugu State, for...
The Borno Government on Sunday commended the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for rehabilitating 166 healthcare centres across the state. Sule Mele, The Executive Director of Primary Health Care Management Board (PHCMB), made the commendation in an...
The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof Moji Adeyeye, says the agency has seized not fewer than 35 containers of tramadol at various ports in the country. Adeyeye disclosed this while speaking with...
An Australian nurse has spoken about how he survived a bite from one of the world’s deadliest snakes by using medical training to instruct his rescuers as he passed in and out of consciousness. Christian Wright, 33, was bitten on...
Government Girls’ Secondary School, a boarding school in Kaduna, was thrown into confusion on Monday when about 90 students were hit by cholera. Some of the infected students started stooling and vomiting on Sunday and in the process, an...
The World Health Organisation (WHO), has warned that if the outbreak of cholera in parts of Adamawa continues, it may spread to other areas and across the border to Cameroon posing a major public health threat. The organisation...
With all of the acne treatments on the market, deciding on which one to use can be a pain. While some may opt for natural remedies or over-the-counter creams and washes, others choose to go with prescription medications like...