Tuesday, May 22, 2018
JOHESU declares total strike, directs states, LGs to join By Hassan Zaggi Following the inability of the Federal government to meet the demands of health workers under the umbrella of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU),  22 days after it embarked on...
Malaria: A scourge Nigeria can beat with adequate funding, researchAs Nigeria yesterday joined the global community to mark the 2018 World Malaria Day, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and malaria experts ,have said that what the country...
Medical tourism: NMA tasks FG on improved work environment, infrastructure By Hassan Zaggi The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has called on the federal government to, as a matter of urgency, improve the work environment of medical and health workers and...
Gov’s wife vows improved health status for rural dwellers From Maurice Okafor,Enugu. The wife of the Enugu State Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi, has reiterated her commitment to  initiating and executing programmes that will impact positively on the lives of the people,...
FG set to launch national strategic health plan soon By Hassan Zaggi In the next few weeks, the Federal Government will launch the National Strategic Health Development Plan (NSHDP) II, the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Enanire, has disclosed. He...
Abuse of codeine leads to brain damage, expert warns youthsCiting its health implications, health expert has warned youths in the country against codeine abuse, revealing that such could lead to brain damage and memory loss.Besides organ damage, they...
Poor hygiene in health facilities: Mrs Saraki tasks FG on implementation of WHO Sepsis resolution By Hassan Zaggi The wife of the Senate President, Mrs Toyin Saraki, has charged the federal government to implement World Health Organisation’s (WHO) World Assembly...
Homemade Enchilada Sauce Recipe Most of my younger years were spent in Texas, where I developed a love for all things Mexican food. Even now I often make Mexican recipes and Tex-Mex food for my family that feature healthier ingredients, like my...
FG bans codeine syrup importation, production over abuseFollowing the gross abuse of codeine in the country, the Federal Ministry of Health has directed the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), to ban with immediate...
Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Kids Virtually all breakfast cereals are very high in sugar/carbs and almost all contain processed grains. This means that they are high in phytic acid, which can damage the intestinal lining and lead to tooth...