Plateau has recorded 17 confirmed cases of Lassa Fever with five persons killed, according to Dr Kunden Deyin, the state’s health commissioner. Deyin told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Sunday in Jos that 33 cases were taken to...
Dr Ovo Ogbinaka, a medical officer at Central Hospital, Ughelli, says persons who eat more fruits and vegetables daily are likely to have lower risk of some chronic diseases. Ogbinaka said this in an interview with the News Agency of...
No fewer than 75 pioneer students of the privately-owned Katman College of Health Technology, Daura, were awarded national and professional diploma in various fields of medical sciences. Dr Reginalo Chimezie, the academic registrar of the college, made this known during...
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, says 40 per cent of cancer cases can be prevented in Nigeria, if people can change their sedentary lifestyles. Adewole made the assertion on Friday, while addressing newsmen at the Lagos University Teaching...
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has commended Journalists Against Polio (JAP) in Kano for promoting public health. The Kano State Leader of the international body, Malam Kabiru Rabiu, made the commendation on Thursday in Kano at a Townhall meeting...