Thousands of residents in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos, benefitted from a health outreach organised by the NNPC and Shell Nigeria Exploration Production Company (SNEPCo), which offered free medical services and education at strategic areas in the mega city.
In furtherance of its efforts to ensure good dental care for all Nigerians, the Federal Government of Nigeria and Unilever Nigeria Plc have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote oral hygiene and education in the country.
Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has flagged off the October round of National Immunisation Exercise against polio in Rano local government area of the state.
An Abuja-based gynaecologist, Dr John Anoti, has warned that getting up frequently at night to urinate could be a sign of erectile dysfunction and other problems relating to sex in many men.
Dr Olusola Epharaim-Oluwanuga, a Chief Consultant Psychiatrist with the National Hospital, Abuja, says intake of hard drugs and alcohol by pregnant women increases the risk of birth defect.
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) on Saturday said the country has over 2 million recorded cases of cancer with 100, 000 new cases annually.
Dr Douglas Okor, a Consultant Neurosurgeon, Spine Fixed in Abuja (SFIA), has called on Nigerians to trust local surgeons as they are capable of conducting complex surgeries done outside the country.
Minister of health Prof. Isaac Adewale on Wednesday warned Medical Laboratory Scientists and other health professionals not to harbor unregistered practitioners and other quacks among them.
Medical lab council urges FG to implement 2014 National Health Act to improve quality health service
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has urged the federal government to ensure that all aspects of the National Health Act 2014 are implemented to improve quality health services in the country.
Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) achieved significant savings in the cost of subsea equipment through an initiative which has seen the refurbishment of five Subsea Trees in-country led by Nigerian engineers.