Attacking Gates, attacking vaccines: How conflict, religion and conspiracy theories drive COVID-19 misinformation in Nigeria

(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 07, 2021 A healthcare professional holds a vial…

COVID-19 3rd wave: Two more unvaccinated persons die in Edo, as mortality rises to 69

Edo State has continued to record an increase in the number of deaths of persons who…

Breakthroughs in food fortification to curb diseases

[files] Rice • United Kingdom plans to add folic acid to flour products to help prevent…

Concerns over global clampdown on the unvaccinated, waning jab immunity

• Vaccinated groups at highest risk of COVID-19 hospitalisation, death identified using new QCovid tool• Faking…

Experts lament high burden of cardiovascular disease in Nigeria

cardiovascular *As Foundation partners Cardiocare Multispecialty Hospital to tackle stroke, heart attack, sudden death Recent studies…

Association seeks integration of pharmacists into patient management teams

[FILES] Pharmacist The Association of Hospital and Administrative Pharmacists of Nigeria (AHAPN) has expressed regrets that…

Booster jabs to enhance primary healthcare system, say experts

The roadmap unveiled last year by the Federal Ministry of Health, the “Health Sector Next Level…

How NIMR developed Lassa, Yellow fever test kits, by experts

The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) Yaba, Lagos is set to begin local manufacture of…

Furore over hot water bath, rainy season

[FILES] Residents wade through flooded Lagos/Abeokuta Expressway by Ile-Epo market in Lagos after last Sunday’s downpour.…

‘Poor pharmaceutical care responsible for Nigeria’s low health index’

[FILES] Pharmacist •CPAN says pharmacies should be used as immunisation centres as seen in countries with…