FG pledges N4. 3billion to Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria
The Federal government has pledged N4. 3 billion ($12 million) in replenishment to the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
Experts harp on family planning as effective strategy against maternal mortality
To reduce maternal and child mortality, family planning has been identified as the most cost-effective means to improve the health of mothers in Nigeria.
Understanding kidney stones
They usually consist of calcium oxalate but may be composed of several other compounds. Kidney stones can grow to the size of a golf ball while maintaining a sharp
LASG deploys technology to aid delivery of precision healthcare
The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the State government will deploy technology to aid precision, faster and smarter healthcare services in all healthcare
Culinary importance and health benefits of blueberries
Blueberries are a flowering shrub so-called because they produce berries of a bluish-purple hue. These berries have a small diameter of 5-16 milimeters and they spot a flared crown at one end
Talc powder link to ovarian cancer in women still unclear, says study
While controversy surrounds the use of talcum powder, recent high-profile court cases have raised concerns that women who use talc-based powder around their genital area may be at a risk for ovarian cancer.
Overweight increases risk of cancers by 12%, fuels premature deaths
Researchers from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark have found a 12 percent risk associated with being dangerously overweight.
Nwoko battles malaria in Antarctica
News from Cape Town, South Africa, indicated that the founder of Ned Nwoko Foundation and convener of the Malaria Eradication In Africa Project, Prince Ned Munir Nwoko, have left for Antarctica.