World Health Organisation
5 Jul 2016
A new clinical trial on world’s most promising malaria vaccine published June 30 in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that it offered short-lived protection, fading away within a matter of years.
30 Jun 2016
As part of efforts to mitigate the effect of climate change on health, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Government of France, will on July 7 and 8, 2016 jointly host the second global conference on health and climate.
28 Jun 2016
Drugs have been part of the human culture since the middle of the last century. Popularized in the 1960s by music and mass media, they invade all aspects of society.
23 Jun 2016
The WHO in a statement, on Monday, said the products, Alere™ q HIV-1/2 Detect and Xpert® HIV-1 Qual Assay can be used to diagnose infants in as little as an hour.
23 Jun 2016
A summary of the final evaluations was published yesterday in The Lancet Oncology, and the detailed assessments would be published as Volume 116 of the IARC Monographs.
22 Jun 2016
The verdict is out: Adults and children with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) who start antiretroviral therapy (ART) as early as possible reduce their risk of developing serious HIV-related infections.
21 Jun 2016
Some experts on Monday said there was need to give special care to people with developmental disabilities such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as they could excel in life.
20 Jun 2016
The month of June, every year, is designated as the World Infertility Month. It is a period to move the issues that pertain to infertility to the front burner of the world’s discourse.
13 Jun 2016
Despite the promise of the Minister of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jibril that “Nigeria would not mortgage the safety of its citizens by introducing unproven ...
30 May 2016
The World Health Organisation (WHO)’s Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti has said that West Africa is better prepared to tackle future outbreaks of Ebola.
30 May 2016
May & Baker Nigeria Plc has unfolded plans to expand its business frontiers as it seeks new opportunities that will improve its performance and increase shareholders’ value.
24 May 2016
Nigeria is among the seven countries with the lowest scores with average of 54.5 years for both men and women.