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Saudi Arabia Medical Team Successfully Separates Nigerian Conjoined Twins

Saudi Arabia Medical Team Successfully Separates Nigerian Conjoined Twins

In a landmark medical achievement, a Saudi Arabia medical and surgical team, following the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman…

Fake Drugs: PSN Tasks 6 States On Coordinated Wholesale Centres

Fake Drugs: PSN Tasks 6 States On Coordinated Wholesale Centres

…as regulatory agencies seal Sabongeri Market The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has called on the state governments in Lagos, Anambra, Abia, Enugu, Oyo and Borno to give speedy building plan approvals as well as…

Unsafe Abortion: WARDC, Others Begin Advacacy To Curb Maternal Deaths

Unsafe Abortion: WARDC, Others Begin Advacacy To Curb Maternal Deaths

As part of ongoing efforts to get the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo Olu to restore for effective operations in Lagos, the suspended Guidelines on Safe Termination of Pregnancy for Legal Indications, a nonprofit organisation,…

‘Secondhand Smoke Reduces Chemotherapy’s Effectiveness’

‘Secondhand Smoke Reduces Chemotherapy’s Effectiveness’

People who are diagnosed with head and neck cancer often receive a standard type of chemotherapy as part of their treatment. If they are exposed to secondhand smoke during chemotherapy — even if they have…

Medlab West Africa, Pharmaconex Converge For Healthcare Innovation

Medlab West Africa, Pharmaconex Converge For Healthcare Innovation

Following its successful debut in 2023, Medlab West Africa, the region’s leading medical laboratory platform, will return to Lagos, Nigeria as a standalone event. Co-located with the inaugural Pharmaconex West Africa, this powerful duo which…

FG Recruited 2,497 Doctors, Health Workers In Six Months

FG Recruited 2,497 Doctors, Health Workers In Six Months

…says 750,000 additional Nigerians enrolled into NHIS In renewed efforts to advance health care delivery, the Federal Government has revealed that 2,497 health workers including doctors, nurses/midwives and Community Health Extension Workers (CHEWS) within the…

150 Organisations Urge Lagos To Reinstate Suspended Guidelines On Safe Pregnancy Termination

150 Organisations Urge Lagos To Reinstate Suspended Guidelines On Safe Pregnancy Termination

In order to curb needless deaths of women arising from unsafe abortion, 150 women’s rights and civil society organisations (CSOs), have appealed to the Lagos State Government to reinstate the suspension of the Guidelines on…

Study: Hope as scientists develop ‘universal’ snake anti-venom

Study: Hope as scientists develop ‘universal’ snake anti-venom

Researchers in the United States (U.S) have found a ‘universal’ antivenom that can block the lethal toxins in the venoms of a wide variety of poisonous snakes found in Africa, Asia and Australia. The findings…

Options Consultancy’s E4A MamaYe Wraps Up With Nat’l Closeout Events

Options Consultancy’s E4A MamaYe Wraps Up With Nat’l Closeout Events

Options Consultancy Services, a leading global health consultancy, has announced the culmination of its Evidence for Action (E4A MamaYe) Programme. The programme has been instrumental in advancing maternal and newborn health across Nigeria and Africa.…

Lassa Fever Killed Three Health Workers, Patient In Kaduna Military Hospital

Lassa Fever Killed Three Health Workers, Patient In Kaduna Military Hospital

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) has confirmed the death of three health workers and a patient, from Lassa Fever at the emergency ward of the 44 Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna. The…