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Breast Cancer: Experts commend “One-Stop Breast Clinic’’ at LUTH

Breast cancer survivor advises women on regular screening

A breast cancer survivor, Ms Comfort Onyayi, has advised Nigerian women to always go for regular breast and cervix cancer screening for early detection...
Mystery deaths in Liberia linked to funeral: WHO

WHO develops guide to early cancer diagnosis

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says its has developed a guide to effectively address all barriers to early diagnosis of cancer. In a message released...
LASG partners with group to strengthen fight against breast cancer

NGO seeks establishment of National Cancer Control Agency

Project Pink Blue (PPB), an NGO, has called on the Federal Government to establish a National Agency on Cancer Control, to assist cancer victims...
LASG partners with group to strengthen fight against breast cancer

World Cancer Day: Consultant wants FG to create more cancer centres

Dr Tijani Oseni, a consultant and family physician has urged the Federal Government to build functional and well equipped cancer centres across the country...
NAFDAC slashes product registration cost by 50% – DG

NAFDAC shuts down supermarket in Karu for operating unregistered bakery

The National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has shut down a supermarket, Ford Mart in Karu, for operating unregistered bakery. Clementina Anyakora,...
NGO wants FG to focus on key populations in HIV/AIDS programming

Oyo criminalises stigmatisation against people living with HIV/AIDS

The Oyo State Government on Friday launched the state’s HIV/AIDS Anti-Stigma Law 2016, to protect and preserve the fundamental rights of people living with...
Expert cautions women on smoking

Smoking hastens menopause, says medical practitioner

An Ilorin-based medical doctor, Dr Tajudeen Olawepo, has said that cigarette smoking hastens the commencement of menopause in women; OfSafe Kids Hospital, Ilorin. He told...
LASG partners with group to strengthen fight against breast cancer

Oncologist attributes 43% of cancer death to tobacco, diet, infection

Dr Adisa Oyesegun, Head, Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology National Hospital, Abuja, on Thursday attributed 43 per cent of cancer death to diet, infection...
Bank account: Fayose floors EFCC again

Gov. Fayose approves special salary structure for doctors in Ekiti

Ekiti Government on Wednesday approved the payment of Consolidated Medical Salary Structure (CONMESS) to medical doctors on its payroll. This was the outcome of a...
HIV/AIDS: Michael Okpara varsity discovers new cure

HIV/AIDS: Michael Okpara varsity discovers new cure

Prof. Francis Otunta, the Vice Chancellor (VC), Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia, has confirmed the discovery of a new drug for the...