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HIV/AIDS: Expert harps on safe relationships

Dr kema Onu, Site Coordinator, AIDS HealthCare Foundation (AHF), an NGO, on Friday said it was healthy and safe for couples and partners that...

Congo Ebola outbreak becomes second-worst in history, IRC says

The International Rescue Committee on Friday said an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has become the second-worst...

100 resident doctors in lasuth donate blood

The Association of Residents Doctors, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says its members will donate 100 pints of blood as contribution to...

World AIDs Day: WHO Calls for HIV Testing for People Living...

The Regional Director, World Health Organization (WHO) , Dr Matshidiso Moeti said HIV testing is essential in expanding treatment and ensuring that all people living with...

Obesity Britain’s 3rd biggest health fear after cancer, mental health- survey

Obesity is the third biggest health concern among people in Britain after cancer and mental health, a new survey revealed on Tuesday. The survey, conducted...

Polio: Routine immunisation now 58% coverage, says NPHCDA boss

Dr Faisal Shuaib, Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) on Tuesday said the National Routine Immunisation coverage had reached 58 per...

NMA seeks greater cooperation with nurses

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has called for the reintroduction of the old good working relationship that existed between medical practitioners and nurses to...

Paediatrician identifies risk factors in pregnancy

Dr Aina Ayoola, Medical Director, Massey Street Children’s Hospital, Lagos, has identified factors that could reduce risks in pregnancy at adulthood. He said that improved...

Eye patients laud foundation over free outreach

Some beneficiaries of free eye surgery provided by Amen Health Care and Empowerment Foundation in collaboration with Gombe State Government have commended the gesture...

NGO raises funds for cancer patients

Project Pink Blue, a Non-Governmental Organisation, says it organised a music and comedy event to raise funds for cancer patients in the country. Mr Runcie...

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