HEALTH

Nigerian Doctors Angered As Lassa Fever Spreads

  Nigerian doctors may start refusing to attend to patients with Lassa fever if they are not provided...

Traditional Healer Seeks Partnership With Govt

Yakubu Busari,Jos     A traditional Herbal Doctor who specialises in treatment of various illnesses in Shendam Local...

Monkey Pox Scare: Biafra Agitators Nearly Marred Measles Vaccination Campaign in Abia

Nnaya Eziyi, Umuahia Monkey Pox scare and Biafra agitators nearly marred the success of the just concluded statewide...

WHO Appoints Saraki’s Wife, Special Adviser

Wife of the President of the Senate, Mrs. Toyin Ojora Saraki, has been named as special adviser to...

Bottled Water: WHO Launches Plastic Health Review

By David Shukman   The World Health Organisation is to launch a review into the potential risks of...

 Doctors Strike: Why We Make Use of Corps Doctors, Says Commissioner

From  Joseph Amedu, Lokoja As striking medical doctors with the Kogi state government remained adamant to call- off...

  Early Detection, A Mitigating Factor To Avert Prostrate Cancer Threat, Say NIMASA D-G

The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside during a novelty football match...

Lassa Fever in Nigeria : The Killer Disease With No Vaccine

By Dr Charlie Weller Rodents spread Lassa Virus through urine and droppings Since the beginning of the year,...

Water Melon Listeria Kills Three 

A third person has died in Australia after eating melon contaminated with listeria bacteria. Fifteen elderly people have...

Saraki Advocates Workable Drug Policies To Stem Abuse 

  President of the Senate, Dr.  Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called for workable drug policies that will sanitise...