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PCN Destroys N100m Drugs in Yola

The Pharmacuetical Council of Nigeria, PCN, has destroyed expired drugs worth over N100 million in A…

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World Pharmacists Day: Help to Achieve SDGs, PSN Tells Pharmacists

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria on Sunday urged its members to intensify efforts toward achiev…

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Health Workers Knock Govs Over Unpaid Salaries, Others

The National President, Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, Biobelemoye Josiah, has bemoane…

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PSN Seeks Collaboration with Ogun State Govt on Management of Diseases

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) in Ogun State has promised to collaborate with the state…

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Nigeria Lost 500 Consultants to Brain Drain – Makanjuola, MDCAN President

The President, Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria, Dr. Victor Makanjuola, shares …

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Ondo Health Workers Rue Brain Drain, Stretched To Battle Monkeypox

Ondo State is one of the 26 states confirmed to have the highest cases of monkeypox. Though the iden…

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NAFDAC Decries Abuse of Bleaching Agents by Spar Outlets

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC has warned Nigerians to des…

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PCN Seals 342 Outlets, Arrests One In Ogun

The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria says it has sealed 342 pharmacy and patent medicine outlets, just…

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Practitioner Urges Government To Pass Traditional Medicine Bill

To integrate traditional herbal medicine into the orthodox practice, the Founder, Quincy Wellness an…

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NLC Seeks Immediate Payment of Hazard Allowance to Health Workers

Mr Ayuba Wabba, the President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the Federal Government …

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Gombe Records 10 Cholera Deaths, 236 Cases

No fewer than 10 persons have reportedly died from cholera infection in Gombe, since June 2022, with…

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29 Die as Edo Records225 Lassa fever Cases

The Chief Epidemiologist in the Edo State Ministry of Health, Dr Uwa Okhuarobo, has said that the st…

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Nurses Are Of Higher Demand than Doctors Globally, Says Don

IGBINEDION University lecturer, Prof. Sunday Josiah, yesterday, described nursing as a strong pillar…

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Uganda Declares Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak

Uganda health officials on Tuesday declared another outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease following the co…

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Cholera Outbreak Kills Scores In Yobe Communities

An unspecified number of people have been killed, following an outbreak of cholera in Ngalda, Kukarg…

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‘80% Nigerians Patronise Herbal Medicine Practitioners’

Founder, Quincy Wellness and Naturopathic Centre, Mrs Quincy Ayodele, has said 80 per cent of Nigeri…

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Society Laments Rising Cases of Cardiovascular Disease

The Nigeria Cardiac Society has raised the alarm over rising cases of cardiovascular disease in the …

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Wrong Medications, Major Cause of Deaths – Health Workers

The Deputy President of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, Kabiru Sani, has said that …

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Lassa Fever: NCDC Confirms 8 New Infections, As Death Toll Hits 171

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) has recorded eight additional Lassa fev…

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No Monkeypox Vaccines In Nigeria Says NCDC, Confirms Requests To WHO, U.S.

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), yesterday, told The NAN: “There are currently no vaccines…

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