Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) revealed that Nigeria has the second highest burden of adolescents living with HIV as 240,000 adolescents in the country representing 10 percent globally are living with the disease. The Director-General, NACA...
The Islamic Medical Association of Nigeria has described the lack of medical equipment at the few hospitals that specialize in the treatment of cancer in the country as worrisome. Professor Abdulmumini Rafindadi, a pathological expert, during the annual general meeting...
This is to notify all candidates who were unsuccessful at the last Assessment Examination held at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital in November 2017 that a re-sit Assessment Examination has been scheduled to hold from Wednesday 28th February...
Malam Attahiru Ibrahim, the Acting Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has called on State Governments to adapt NHIS mechanisms in pursuit of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Ibrahim made call at the NHIS forum for state Commissioners for...
The Hon. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has approved the official publication of the comprehensive list of the Reconstituted Governing Council/Boards of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, as indicated below.    DATE: FRIDAY 28th APRIL, 2017  TIME: 10.00am  VENUE; BARCELONA...
A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday fixed November 7 for ruling on the bail application of the Managing Director of Tasty Time Nigeria Ltd, Isaac Kole, charged with manufacture of fake products. Kole, who was arraigned alongside his...
HEALTH officials from an Indonesian Pharmaceutical company in Nigeria known as Dexa Medica on Friday delivered relief medical materials to Bodija market in Ibadan. The team which consisted of experts in general medicine and ophthalmology also carried out routine medical...
In a alarming specter, 51.6 per cent of married couples in Akwa Ibom State are HIV positive according to a report by the Akwa Ibom state Agency for the Control of AIDS (AKSACA). Revealing the scary figure, the Programme Manager,...
https://twitter.com/CNNnews18/status/1001104986581811200   With a scalpel in her hand, Dr. Windell Boutte cuts into a patient's abdomen, in sync with the beat of O.T. Genasis' song "Cut it." She sings along. In another video posted to the doctor's public YouTube channel, the Atlanta-area...
Men with previously “untreatable” prostate cancer are being kept alive by a new drug in what experts believe may be a breakthrough for patients with the worst form of the disease. A British trial has for the first time shown...