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Bedwetting among adults is hereditary – Physcian

Bedwetting among adults is hereditary – Physcian

Dr Tolulope Otuneye, a General Medical practitioner at the National Hospital, Abuja, has described bedwetting among adults as a “genetic medical sickness’’. Otuneye told Newsverge...
Anaemia: Expert wants awareness on proper nutrition for pregnant women

Anaemia: Expert wants awareness on proper nutrition for pregnant women

A gynaecologist, Dr Adebayo Sekumade, on Friday urged the Federal and State Governments to create awareness on appropriate nutrition for women to reduce the...
Study opens door to new treatments for diabetes: Researchers

Diabetes: Expert advises Nigerians embrace regular health checks

A medical practitioner has advised Nigerians to imbibe the habit of going for regular diabetes check-up and reduce consumption of sweetened drinks. Dr Uchenna Iroka...
LUTH inaugurates modern laboratory equipment in Accident, Emergency Unit

LUTH inaugurates modern laboratory equipment in Accident, Emergency Unit

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, on Wednesday inaugurated  modern laboratory equipment for its Accident and Emergency (AE) Unit for quick outcome...
LASG warns pharmacists against referring patients to drug peddlers

LASG warns pharmacists against referring patients to drug peddlers

The Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on Health on Tuesday charged pharmacists in hospitals to ensure drug availability and avoid referring patients to...
Scientist cautions Nigeria on GMO foods

Scientist cautions Nigeria on GMO foods

A scientist, Prof. Philip Njemanze, has called for caution in the introduction of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) or hybrid food products into the country. Njemanze...

Our operations will not hinder SMEs growth – NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says its operations will not hinder the certification and acceptability of Small and...
LASG warns pharmacists against referring patients to drug peddlers

Don advocates compulsory health insurance to fund health sector

Prof. Makonjuola Akande, of the University of Ilorin has called for compulsory Health Insurance Scheme to generate funds for the sustenance of the country’s...
The Maryam Abacha Children and Women Hospital, Sokoto

Hospital conducts 3 vagina reconstruction surgeries in Sokoto

The Maryam Abacha Children and Women Hospital, Sokoto has successfully conducted advanced vagina reconstruction surgeries on three women with Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF). Vaginal reconstruction...
Suleja Flood: Senate urges FG to release funds for construction of drainage systems

Senate seeks verification of HIV cure claim

The Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare, Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases, on Tuesday urged the National Primary Health Care Development Agency to authenticate the...