Foreign Hospitals Stealing Kidneys, FG Warns Nigerians

The Federal Ministry of Health says Nigerians travelling outside the country for medical attention should be very careful due to the rising cases of illegal organ harvesting by some hospitals The warning was contained in a letter written by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, and signed by the Director of Hospital Services, Dr. […]

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October 18, 2017

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Breaking! Deadly Monkey Pox Hits Lagos, 2 Suspected Cases Recorded

Lagos State government on Monday alerted the public of possible outbreak of the new viral disease, Monkey Pox, saying two suspected cases have been recorded in the state. The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, who disclosed this at a news conference on Monday, said that the two suspected cases were currently being […]

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October 10, 2017

FG To Permanently Shut Open Drug Market By 2018 NAFDAC Revealed

The federal government has said that all open drug markets in Nigeria will be permanently shut by December 31, 2018, even as it said it will be introducing drug Coordinated Wholesale Centres nationwide to check the menace of falsified medical products in the country. The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, disclosed this in Lagos […]

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October 9, 2017

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Breaking! Deadly Monkeypox Disease Hits Akwa Ibom State

The Monkey Pox epidemic, first detected in Bayelsa state, appears to have spread to neighbouring south-south states as there a confirmed case of the epidemic in Akwa Ibom state. One confirmed case has been recorded in the state, while two other suspected cases are under investigation. This latest outbreak has been confirmed in a statement […]

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October 8, 2017

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Stop Squeezing Your Woman’s Breasts: Medical Expert Caution Men

The president of Breast Care International Dr. Beatrice Wiafe -Addai has urged men to handle the breast of women with care as it is a very fragile part of a woman’s anatomy. Speaking on the sidelines of the breast cancer awareness month which is celebrated in October every year, Dr. Wiafe-Addai told Starr Fm morning […]

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October 4, 2017

Breaking! Monkeypox Outbreak Hits Bayelsa, Doctor, 10 Others Quarantined

Fear has gripped the residents of Bayelsa State as a deadly viral epidemic known as “monkeypox” has broken out in the state. According to the World Health Organisation, monkeypox is a rare disease that occurs primarily in remote parts of Central and West Africa, near tropical rainforests. “The monkeypox virus can cause a fatal illness […]

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October 4, 2017