HEALTH

Breastfeeding Prevents Cancer, Not Breast Sucking by Men, Says Expert

By Bushrah Yusuf-Badmus     A medical expert, Mrs Abigael Shona, says breastfeeding a baby can prevent breast...

How STI “Herpes” Treats Skin Cancer

  Person with skin cancer     A new drug that contains the herpes virus could be the...

Nigerians Spend over $15bn Annually On Medical Tourism, Says Expatriate Doctor

From Toluwa Agboluaje, Ibadan A medical doctor fro the University of Pennsylvania in the US, Dr Stephen Hunt...

Trump Bans immigrants Who can’t Pay for Healthcare

  Amid his impeachment probe, President Donald Trump issued a proclamation on Friday night requiring many future immigrant...

Group Sensitizes Public on Role of Veterinarians  

... Stresses Need for Proper Use of the Abattoir From Toluwa Agboluaje, Ibadan The Oyo state branch of...

Varsity Kick -off Remodelled 20-bed Medical Facility

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja Prof Angela Free-Miri inaugurating the medical facility in Lokoja   The Federal University, Lokoja...

  Bello Launches Free Healthcare Services for Indigent Citizens

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja The free Drugs donated by foreign partners to the state ministry of Health  ...

Jobless Father, Displaced by Conflict Seeks N.5 For Surgery On Daughter

    By Nnaya Okemini, Umuahia     Father of a five-year old girl, Mr. Utume-Nor Aka from...

Physician Calls On FG To Establish Geriatric Centre In Kogi

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja A Community Physician and Kogi State Coordinator of the National Blood Transfusion Centre, Dr....

Kogi To Embark On Door-To Door- Health Treatment Programme

….Takes Delivery of Truckloads of Medical Equipment   From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja The Kogi State Government at the...