Thursday, April 25, 2019
Communiqué Issued At The End Of The 3-Day Consultative Meeting Of Joint Health Sector Unions (Johesu) And Assembly Of Healthcare Professional Associations (Ahpa) Which Was Held From Tuesday, February 6, To Thursday, February 8, 2018 At Mhwun National Secretariat,...
Dr Sunday Yerumoh, the Director of Primary Health Care in Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo, has advised nursing mothers to exclusively breast feed their babies for six months for their health and the babies. Yerumoh made the...
The Kaduna State government has directed Disease Surveillance and Notification Officers (DSNOs) in the 23 local government areas in the state to be on the alert for effective surveillance of any case of cerebrospinal meningitis. A statement...
Thanks to the evolution in science over the years, people living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) have the opportunity to live with their loved ones without risk of infecting them. Men and women who are HIV positive have been able...
The Police in Ondo State say a suspected kidnapper who was arrested in a botched kidnap attempt in Owo is dead, following complications from a high intake of Tramadol tablets. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the suspect had...
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Sunday denied claims in some quarters that she had refused to grant import duty waivers on drugs, health commodities and related equipment donated by the Global Fund. In a statement signed...
Third trimester. The ‘home stretch’ which indicates that the mummy is getting closer to meeting the little human who has been taking on some real estate on her inside. While you count down the days until ‘show-time’, prepare your baby’s...
Registrar of the Department of Ophthalmology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Dr. Adegbola Adeyemi, has advised mothers to shun the use of breast milk and urine in treating babies’ eye infections. Adeyemi told the News Agency of Nigeria in Ibadan on...
World Health Organisation (WHO), says it commenced campaign to eliminate Yellow fever in the country in February and has vaccinated two million people in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in Borno and surrounding communities since then. The organisation’s Communications Officer,...
President Mohammadu Buhari said the Federal Government has approved that all members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, should be enrolled in the National Health Insurance Scheme , NHIS. The Director General of the NYSC, Brig-Gen. Suleiman Kazuaure made...