World Hepatitis Day
Lagos, Olpharm mark World Hepatitis Day, screen citizens
In commemoration of the World Hepatitis Day (WHD), the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service (LSBTS) is conducting free hepatitis screening for Lagosians.
Why Nigeria can eradicate hepatitis C by 2022, by Oramah
Ahead of the World Hepatitis Day (WHD) 2019, Sunday July 28, Managing Director of SEPAT Pharmaceuticals, Ozo Pat Ifeanyi Oramah, gave reasons why hepatitis C...
Scaling up efforts to eliminate viral hepatitis
Today, July 28, 2017 is World Hepatitis Day (WHD) with the theme “Eliminate Hepatitis”. It is a day set aside by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to raise awareness on a silent killer...
Hepatitis: Knowing and managing it
Use of herbal concoctions is also one of the leading causes of liver damage. Others include anti-TB drugs and some drugs used for controlling blood pressure, such as methyldopa.
Low awareness, screening fuel hepatitis spread
Also Speaking about its prevalent rate in Nigeria was Head of Gastroenterology, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Dr. Charles Onyekwere, who stated that the national prevalence according to Federal Ministry of Health is an average of 11 per cent.
Nigeria unveils five-year action plan on hepatitis
The move, which coincided with yesterday’s observance of World Hepatitis Day, is the first response by the government to a recent World Health Assembly resolution on the need for member nations to take action on prevention...
Today Is World Hepatitis Day
Hello ladies and gentlemen, this message is for you, so just take out time today and read and get tested when you cant. Today is World Hepatitis Day and we it is an initiative to spread the word on Hepatitis, sure some of you know what Hepatitis means and others have heard it a lot…