CancerAware donates chemotherapy medications to LUTH
To fight the deadly cancer disease, CancerAware Nigeria, a non-governmental organisation, has donated chemotherapy medications and other cancer treatment...
Olusola Dada Dialysis Centre to reduce medical tourism
The Chief Medical Director, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Prof. Chris Bode has said that the proposed Lion Olusola Dada Dialysis Centre would reduce medical tourism in Nigeria.
FG, WDF set up 390 diabetes clinics nationwide
The Federal Government said it has, in partnership with the World Diabetes Federation (WDF), established about 390 diabetes clinics in different parts of the country to address the growing problem of diabetes, which experts say, has assumed an epidemic proportion in Nigeria and several other countries in the world. In a speech to formally declare…
Minister decries rising forex loss to medical tourism
The Minster of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has called on Nigerians to rebuild their confidence in the country’s healthcare sector and its professionals.
LUTH rewards diligent staff
The Chief Medical Director, LUTH, Prof. Chris Bode, said in the past one year, the hospital has experienced a lot of improvements and the management decided to reward staff behind the success recorded.
50 feared killed by strange disease in Kogi State
A strange disease, the symptoms of which include diarrhea, bloodstained vomiting and high fever, has killed 50 people at Okunran, Okoloke and Isanlu-Esa villages in Yagba West Local Government Area of Kogi State.
Lagos may be declared Lassa fever-free tomorrow
If the second test on two patients admitted for the dreaded Lassa fever at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba comes out negative, the state may be certified free of the disease tomorrow.
‘106 deaths, 651 Lassa fever cases recorded in 18 states’
The Chief Medical Director of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Prof. Chris Bode, has said that besides the three persons under surveillance that tested positive to Lassa fever, the 150 persons currently under surveillance, and two others confirmed dead on Tuesday, the virus is “now under check.”
LUTH, Lagos assure Nigerians of Lassa fever control
Chief Medical Director (CMD), LUTH, Prof. Chris Bode, who spoke at a press briefing in Lagos yesterday, said there was need to inform the public that the hospital is committed to control the epidemic.