Sunday, 17th October 2021
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7 Oct
Scientists have validated more plants with antiviral activity for the treatment of COVID-19 and other diseases including malaria.
9 Sep
Against expectations, patients isolating before surgery (mainly to avoid COVID-19 and its complications) are actually at a 20 per cent increased risk of developing postoperative lung complications compared with patients who do not isolate.
28 Jul
The confirmation that SARS-CoV-2, also known as the Delta variant of the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has been detected in the Nigeria is a call for everyone to be alert and responsive...
17 Jul
The recent confirmation that the SARS-CoV-2, also known as the Delta variant of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), has been detected in the country has put agencies of both the federal...
17 Jul
Despite significant efforts, there is still ongoing transmission of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus type 2 (SARS-CoV-2) that causes COVID-19, in Nigeria and across the world.
30 May
The theory that Covid-19 might be the result of scientific experiments has thrown a spotlight on the work of the world's most secure biolabs.
14 May
Tracking close contacts of COVID-19 positive persons might come with some daunting challenges, but 24-year-old Hadiza Shehu remained committed to the arduous task of breaking...
29 Apr
Many studies have been focused on therapeutic agents either in pursuit of new chemical entities or repurposing existing drugs for treatment of COVID-19.
19 Mar
Sir: The immense value of health to human life has been universally acknowledged. As declared in 1948 in Article 25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights...
11 Mar
There are fresh concerns that COVID-19 might become unstoppable as a new study of the United Kingdom (U.K.) and South Africa variants of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus type 2...
4 Feb
Scientists have advanced in novel diets. Top on the list are: new research finds ginger counters certain autoimmune diseases in mice; Mediterranean diet may decrease risk of prostate cancer progression
31 Dec 2020
The year 2020 cannot be mentioned without the impact of COVID-19. In fact, 2020 is synonymous with COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic exposed the shortcomings of the World Health Organisation...


25 mins ago
Russia on Sunday reported a new record for coronavirus infections for a fourth day in a row, a day after the worst-affected country
45 mins ago
Britain's interior minister on Sunday said MPs' security would be beefed up, after a lawmaker was stabbed to death as he held a public meeting with constituents
53 mins ago
The Ebonyi chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday in Abakaliki elected Mr Tochukwu Okorie as the new chairman of the party in the state.
58 mins ago
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state says Nigeria belongs to all Nigerians as no region, ethnic or religious groups will claim supreme
1 hour ago
On Friday, October 8th 2021, Nigeria Health Watch hosted its maiden edition of the #HealthMeetsArt Gala to celebrate women in all their diversity. Themed ‘Celebrating Womanhood’, it brought together stakeholders from diverse sectors to increase awareness and provide a forum for discussion on how we can break down the structural barriers that prevent women and…