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Gombe announces Meningitis outbreak, records six deaths

The Government of Gombe State, North-east Nigeria, has announced the outbreak of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) READ…

Curbing rising spread of Lassa fever in Nigeria via personal, environmental hygiene

Continued spread of Lassa fever in the country has raised concerns among stakeholders on measures to…

We’ve produced over 3,000 babies’, says IVF Clinic MD

The Managing Director of Bridge Clinic Nigeria, Mr Sunny Ekhalume has said its Ikeja branch has…

NAFDAC, stakeholders move to combat sale, distribution of substandard medical products

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has stressed the need to…

500-bed capacity pan-African health facility takes off next year in Abuja

A 500-bed capacity African Medical Centre of Excellence (AMCE) Abuja is to commence operations next year.medical…

‘Community-centered approach key to tackling high maternal, child deaths’

The Country Lead, Evidence for Action (E4A-MamaYe) Programme, Esther Agbon has advocated a community-centered approach in…

Akande Ajala opens first healthcare centre for older people

A non-governmental organization, JBS Foundation has opened a Gerontology Centre aimed at providing excellent in-patient and…

How salt substitutes help to maintain healthy blood pressure in older adults

The replacement of regular salt with a salt substitute can reduce incidence of hypertension, or high…

Taking weight-loss drug reduces craving for opioids, clinical trial shows

A weight-loss drug used for the treatment of obesity and diabetes has shown promise to treat…