Ojukwu varsity teaching hospital doctors begin indefinite strike
The Medical and Dental Consultants of Nigeria (MDCAN) of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital (COOUTH), Anambra State, has begun indefinite strike...
Medical experts flay zero allocation for health research
Consultant of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) at the University of Jos (UNIJOS), Prof. Innocent Ujah, has condemned the zero allocation for research projects, especially in the health sector, in the country.
Dearth of medical manpower amid redundant institutions
Apart from being globally-recognised as a football nation, Nigeria is also known for producing outstanding medical doctors.
NMA seeks apology from EFCC over arrest, detention of Enugu hospital official
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) yesterday demanded public apology from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
UBTH doctor found dead in hotel Room
The Edo State police command on yesterday confirmed the death of a medical doctor identified as Dr. Ogbeide Osesogie, who died under mysterious circumstances in Benin City, Edo state. Dr. Ogbeide was until his death the Head of Department (HOD) of Radiology, and Associate professor of Radiology and Vice Chairman of the Medical and Dental…
MDCAN warns against harassment of doctors, health workers over strike
The Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) has warned members of the Joint Health Sector Union ((JOHESU) to stop harassing its members willing to offer services to the public.
Medical practitioners lament poor priority given to cancer
A consultant obstetrician and gynecologist, Sunday Adeboye, said this yesterday at the 4th annual general meeting and 2017 scientific conference of the association, themed: “Cancer: the ravaging menace.”
LUTH crisis is over, says CMD
The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital(LUTH), Prof. Chris Bode yesterday said the crisis in the hospital has been resolved.
Stress can lead to mental problem, says consultant psychiatrist
Prof. Alfred Makanjuola, a consultant psychiatrist at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin, has warned Nigerians to guard against putting themselves under stress.