HEALTH

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...

Strike By Resident Doctors A Disservice to Anambra People, Says Commissioner

Gov Obiano of Anambra state     Anambra State government has described as a disservice to the people...

Measles Outbreak : New York Declares Public Health Emergency

New York Major Bill de Blasio, speaking at a press conference   New York’s mayor declared a public health...

Eating Red, Processed Meat Causes Heart Disease, Shortens Life

  New research has linked both red and processed meat to a higher risk of certain health conditions,...