Why Nigeria needs more researchers on non-communicable diseases
With non-communicable diseases among the top causes of deaths globally and Africa in particular, scientists have said Nigeria requires more people to research...
LASUTH signs MoU on PPP for oxygen production, supply
As part of the effort towards delivering quality healthcare service to the people of Lagos State and environs, the board and management of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH)
LASUTH reacts to medical report impersonating doctor in patient’s fund scam
Chief Medical Director of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Adetokunbo Fabamwo has reacted to a funding scam involving the hospital’s pediatrician (name withheld) and a patient, Agboola Feranmi.
Women deserve better reproductive experience, says prof
Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Prof. Adetokunbo Fabamwo while delivering a lecture at the National Women’s Conference of Committee of Wife of Lagos State Officials...
Celestina Kalu, the police brand ambassador!
In a class of elite officers of the Nigeria Police Force, Superintendent of Police Celestina Kalu might not have been a known name.
Addressing rising cases of vision impairment
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has given reasons why more than one billion people worldwide are living with vision impairment. According to the first World report on vision issued by the (WHO), the reasons are because they do not get the care they need for conditions like short and farsightedness, glaucoma and cataract.
Sanwo-Olu’s wife to launch endowment fund for pediatric surgeries
• Leads Awareness Walk On 2019 COWLSO National Conference WIFE of Lagos State Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, said plans were underway to launch an Endowment Fund to defray the cost of pediatric surgeries for needy babies at Ayinke House of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja.
Man docked for allegedly raping daughter
A 46-year-old trader, Chinedu Ifeteka, yesterday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping his 14-year-old daughter. Ifeteka is facing a charge of defilement to which he pleaded not guilty.
Medical experts seek improved manpower for Lagos health sector
Medical practitioners and investors yesterday urged the Lagos State Government to recruit more health specialists in its primary health institutions to cater for the teeming number of people who seek care on daily basis.