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Orile-Agege General Hospital: Foul Odour Chases Patients Out Of Wards

Foul odour emanating from a decomposing corpse at the Accident and Emergency Clinic, Orile-Agege General Hospital, Lagos, on Monday, prevented medical workers from attending to ... Full story

Half Of Nigerian Women Have Anaemia

A medical professional body, Nutrition Society of Nigeria, NSN, on Thursday said 49 per cent of women of reproductive age in Nigeria have anaemia with ... Full story

Strange Disease Totally Eradicated In Ondo – ODSG

The Ondo State government has declared that the strange disease that broke out in Ode Irele in Irele local government area of the state has ... Full story

WHO Declares Liberia Ebola Free

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Liberia, Ebola-free. This was because no new cases were recorded for 42 days which is twice the maximum ... Full story

Nigeria To Start Production Of Anti-Retroviral Drugs In 2016

 Dr Bilali Camara, UNAIDS Country Director, said on Wednesday that Nigeria would commence local production of anti-retroviral drugs in early 2016. He said plans are at ... Full story

1 In 5 Test Positive For HIV In Lagos

Over 10,000 people tested positive to HIV out of about 50,000 people in Lagos in an exercise carried out by the State AIDS Control Agency ... Full story

Drinking Just One Alcoholic Drink A Day Linked To Liver Disease

Most studies assessing the prevalence of alcohol abuse as a risk factor for alcoholic cirrhosis focus on total annual amount drunk per person. However, the researchers ... Full story

Nigeria, US Commence Test Study On Ebola vaccine

Nigeria and United States of America (USA) military have commenced medical research of an Ebola vaccine in Abuja. They have also launched an Abuja Ebola Vaccine ... Full story

Nigeria Accounts 14 Percent Of Maternal Deaths In The World - UNFPA

According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Nigeria accounts for over 14 per cent of the World’s maternal deaths. According to the UNFPA representative in ... Full story

Akwa Ibom Warns Residents Against Eating Cow Skin

The Akwa Ibom State government has warned its citizens against consuming cow skins. The Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mr. Godwin Afangideh, said at a ... Full story

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