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COVID-19 Exposed Many Children to Depression, Says Expert

A Neuro-Psychiatrist and Mental Health Advocate, Dr. Maymunah Kadiri, has lamented the impact of COV…

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RE: MDCAN's Vacuous rebuttal to Prof Emmanuel Osodeke's valid assertions By Dr Suleiman Zakariya Shani

The acts establishing NPMCN and Federal Universities are different and therefore their outputs and c…

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Expert Advocates Early Detection, Treatment of Hair Loss

The chief executive officer of Vinci Hair Africa, Mr Ayo Otubanjo, has advocated an early detection …

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What You Know About Your Health Can Boost Baby-Making Chances

Am I infertile? This is a question many women have asked when trying to conceive. That’s because one…

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‘Poor Pharmaceutical Care Responsible for Nigeria’s Low Health Index’

Ahead of World Pharmacists Day (WPD), pharmacists under the aegis of Clinical Pharmacists Associatio…

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Booster Jabs to Enhance Primary Healthcare System, Say Experts

The roadmap unveiled last year by the Federal Ministry of Health, the “Health Sector Next Level Agen…

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How NIMR Developed Lassa, Yellow Fever Test Kits, By Experts

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Yaba, Lagos is set to begin local manufacture of t…

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Ngige and His Made-In-Nigeria Doctor-Children

Nigeria is sick at present. A sickness made worse by the  lukewarm patriotism of its successive lead…

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Experts Seek End to Mental Health Stigma

Mental health experts and other stakeholders in the country’s health sector have advocated an end to…

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Surgical Patients At Higher Blood Clot Risk After Recent COVID-19 Infection - Study

Surgical patients who have recently had COVID-19 are more likely to develop potentially fatal post-o…

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‘Improve Maternal, Newborn Healthcare Services’

Some women in Kaduna North Senatorial District on Tuesday urged the state government to improve heal…

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Hypertension Patients Four Times More Likely To Be Bedridden

Nigerian researchers have found that hypertension posed an increased risk of severe morbidity (appro…

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Exclusive Breastfeeding Builds Child’s Immunity against Infection – Nutritionist

A nutritionist, Mrs Josephine Chukwunweike, has urged nursing mothers not to joke with exclusive bre…

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Doctors’ Strike and the Shamelessness of Nigeria’s Leadership

There is a very deep and fundamental challenge bedeviling the nation’s leadership at all levels curr…

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How to Stem Brain Drain, Medical Tourism in Nigeria, By Academy Of Medicine Specialties

The Academy of Medicine Specialties of Nigeria (AMSN) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to stem b…

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Why Doctors Don’t Like Rural Areas – NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association has identified poor remuneration and lack of basic amenities as som…

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Vaccination Key to Eliminating Hepatitis, Says Expert

Consultant Gastroenterologist at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Dr Kolawole Aka…

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Most Cholera Patients Don’t Take Clean Water, Lacked Personal Hygiene, Govt Should Help Affected Communities – Doctors

Cholera cases have continued to be recorded in some states in Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Diseas…

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@NurselifeRn Creator Nurse Ebi Passes Away

Ebiowei Porbeni, better known online as Ebi Eats or NurseLifeRN was a popular social media influence…

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‘People Living With HIV More Vulnerable To COVID-19’

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS has lamented the plight of people living with HIV, sa…

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