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Surgeons offer free plastic surgeries to 30 indigent patients in Sokoto

Surgeons offer free plastic surgeries to 30 indigent patients in Sokoto

The Nigerian Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Ecstatic Surgeons, on Monday commenced free plastic surgeries on 30 indigent patients in Sokoto State as part...
Expert cautions women on smoking

Expert cautions women on smoking

Dr Sharon Osaide, a Fertility Physician, said on Friday that women who started smoking early in life had 70 per cent chances of going...

REDCARE HMO signs actor Adeyemi Okanlawon as brand ambassador

One of Nigeria’s fastest growing and tech-friendly HMOs, Redcare HMO, recently announced ace actor, Deyemi Okanlawon, as the company’s first celebrity brand ambassador.    This is...
Kano: Ganduje signs private health institution bill into law

Kano: Ganduje signs private health institution bill into law

Governor Abdullahi Umar of Kano state has signed the state Private Health Institutions Agency Bill 2017 into law after passage by the state House...
Ambode presents assistive technologies, mobility aids to 2,000 people with disabilities

Ambode presents assistive technologies, mobility aids to 2,000 people with disabilities

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday presented financial grants, assistive technologies and mobility aids to 2,000 people living with disabilities to facilitate...
Medical outreach offers free eye treatment to 1,833 persons in Sokoto state

Medical outreach offers free eye treatment to 1,833 persons in Sokoto state

Sen. Aliyu Wamakko Medical Outreach says it has offered free treatment to 1,833 persons suffering from various eye diseases in the Sokoto North...
Army immunises 1, 227 children against polio in Yobe

Army immunises 1, 227 children against polio in Yobe

The Nigeria Army on Wednesday said it had immunised 1, 227 children against polio virus in 13 communities in Yunusari Local Government Area of...
NAFDAC to register agro-chemical dealers, retailers in Niger - Official

NAFDAC to register agro-chemical dealers, retailers in Niger – Official

Mr Anikoh Ibrahim, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Coordinator in Niger, says that agency plans to register agro-chemical dealers...
Baby has right to be breastfed — Expert

Baby has right to be breastfed — Expert

Prof. Alash’le Abimiku, Executive Director, International Research Centre for Excellence, says it is the right of a child to be breastfed by the mother...
Baby has right to be breastfed — Expert

Breastfeeding is a collective responsibility – WHO official

Breastfeeding is not nursing mothers' responsibility alone; they need support of their husbands, family members, the community, health workers and government, Rukhsana Shareen, Nutrition...