Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Codeine Syrup crisis : NAFDAC shuts down Emzor Pharmaceuticals, 2 othersThe National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has disclosed that it has shut down three pharmaceutical companies, Peace Standard Pharmaceutical Limited; Bioraj Pharmaceutical Limited...
How we made NPHCDA attractive to donors, partners-Executive Director How we  made NPHCDA attractive to donors, partners-Executive Director In an encounter with The AUTHORITY, the Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), DR. FAISAL SHUAIB, explains...
NAFDAC reopens Emzor, two others, stops production of codeine syrupNormal operations have resumed at Emzor Pharmaceuticals Industry Ltd, Lagos; Peace Standard Pharmaceutical Limited and Bioraj Pharmaceutical Limited in Ilorin, Kwara State as the National Agency for Food and...
Ending malaria through partnership with local pharma industries By Hassan Zaggi There is no doubt, Malaria continues to be a serious disease in Africa and Nigeria still carries a  substantial share of the global disease burden. Nigeria is still among the countries that...
People living near oil, gas facilities at higher risk of cancer, respiratory problemA new study has revealed that people who live near oil and gas facilities could be at a greater risk for cancer and respiratory...
Skin Care for Pregnancy: How to Prevent Acne, Stretch Marks, and More Pregnant women may have that healthy glow, but there are plenty of skin issues that can also accompany motherhood. From hormonal acne to stretch marks and everything...
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...
Kwara vaccinates 421,820 children against measles The Kwara Government says 421,820 children between nine months and five years have been vaccinated against measles in the state. Alhaji Ahmed lbn-Mohammed, the Chairman, Kwara House of Assembly Committee on Health, confirmed the...
Global panic as DR Congo confirms 2 new Ebola casesAnxiety may soon spread across countries in Africa as two new Ebola virus disease have been confirmed by a laboratory report in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), according...
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...