More teaching hospitals might shut down due to shortage of nurses and doctors on account of their massive relocation abroad, president of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Dr. Dele Abdullahi, has indicated.
The former dean, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), and immediate past Chairperson, Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board (LSTMB), Prof. Adebukunola Adefule-Ositelu has said acupuncture is globally accepted and good enough. Speaking as the guest lecturer at the 2023 World Acupuncture Awareness Day, hosted by The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos State, Most Reverend Alfred Adewale…
A professor in the College of Medicine, University of Lagos and honorary consultant in the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Prof. Olufemi Fasanmade has sued the President, the Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammad Ali Pate...
Two years after Airtel Nigeria renovated and commissioned the Ward A Block at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Carl Cruz, has expressed happiness of the telecommunications firm that the facility had been serving its intended purpose. Cruz made the assertion during an inspection of the building by Airtel leadership, which…
17-MONTH-OLD baby girl, Ochoche-Samuel Mofeoluwa, is desperately in need of N1 million for open-heart surgery for multiple holes in the heart. Baby Mofeoluwa was diagnosed with this heart defect (including a large-sized heart) at six months old.
Former Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Thursday implored the government to improve the working conditions of healthcare practitioners across Nigeria. Saraki this in reaction to the death of Dr. Umoh Michael after allegedly working for 72-hour marathon shift at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba where he was a resident doctor. LUTH management on…
The management of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, has denied allegations that one of its house officers, Dr Michael Umoh, died after a 72-hour call.
World Patient Safety Day 2023 was observed on September 17 under the theme "Engaging patients for patient safety", in recognition of the crucial role patients, families and caregivers play in the safety of health care.
House officers at Lagos State Teaching Hospital (LUTH), yesterday, raised the alarm over poor working conditions and the death of a house officer, Dr. Umoh Michael, for allegedly working for 72 hours.
Friends and colleagues of Professor Wasiu Adeyemo, recently, hosted a luncheon to celebrate his appointment as the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
Several studies have shown that more people, especially teenagers are developing diabetes and are greater risk of limb amputation, kidney failure, heart attacks, stroke, blindness and cancer.
Lagos State government, yesterday, said that in the first six months of 2023, 40 health facilities were shut over quackery.