HEALTH

Why More Women Attempt Suicide Than Men, Says Psychologist

By Rukayat Adeyemi   Miss Titi Tade, Clinical Psychologist, Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SURPIN) on Saturday said...

Environmental Challenges: ‘Pay Workers Regularly So They Can Buy Wastebin’

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja     Ahead of this year world Environmental day celebration, the Kogi state Commissioner...

Rainy Season: Medical expert gives tips on tumbu fly infection

By Nana Musa     A medical expert, Dr Omale Garba, has advised Nigerians to take proper hygiene...

Don Seeks Govt Intervention On Air Pollution Control

  From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja   The Deputy National President, Environmental Health Officers Association of Nigeria (EHOAN), Dr....

Your Health Is In Your Hands, Says An Expert

  By Kule Olusanya     The alarming increase in degenerative diseases has accompanied a drastic change in...

Kogi Provides Free Healthcare For Pregnant Women

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja   The Kogi state government has embarked on free healthcare services for pregnant women...

Rotary Announces $100m To Wipe Out Polio in Nigeria, Pakistan, Others

  Rotary is giving US$100 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, a vaccine-preventable...

Lassa Fever Outbreak: Kogi Establishes Treatment Centre

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja     Following the outbreak of the dreaded Lassa fever disease in Kogi state...

Illinois Joins 10 U.S. State to Legalise Marijuana

    Illinois will become the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults...

Lassa Fever Kills 2 As Commissioner Seeks FG Intervention

  From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja   The Kogi state commissioner for Health, Dr. Saka Audu has called for...