Experts canvass genetic testing for intending couples with sickle cell trait

•As Nigeria records 150,000 yearly births with sickle cell anemia According to the National Institutes of…

Pharmacists propose national dialogue to address drug security, local production

The Board of Fellows of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (BOF-PSN) has proposed a national dialogue…

Group urges govt to provide health services for people with disability

A non-profit organisation Christ’s Outreach on Disabilities (CODISA) has called for greater collaboration among disability groups…

Cholera: Lagos warns residents against consumption of water from unreliable sources

Following the recent cholera outbreak in some parts of Lagos, the Lagos Water Corporation (LWC) has…

Firm, group donate ICU to boost healthcare in Lagos

To reinforce commitment to the advancement of healthcare services, Egbin Power Plc and Sahara Group Foundation…

Customs to expedite clearance of medical supplies in ports

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) plans to expedite the clearance process for medical supplies to address…

Mental Health Act will improve well-being, say experts

Participants at a colloquium on mental health have lauded the recent enactment of the National Mental…

Centre to introduce ultrasound machine for fibroid treatment

In a bid to improve access to effective treatment of Uterine Fibroids in the country, the…

Group rolls out anti-malaria initiative in Lagos, Ogun

Worried by the health implication of malaria on the lives of people, HACEY Health Initiative has…

Cervical cancer: Nigeria vaccinates seven million girls in two weeks

The Gavi Vaccine Alliance has said that an impressive 7 million girls in Nigeria were vaccinated…