As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the World Universal Health Coverage Day, the federal government has advocated for speedy universal health coverage in the country.
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known in Abuja at a press briefing to mark the World U [...]
As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to commemorate the World AIDS Day, WAD, on December 1, stakeholders say the Nigerian government needs to commit local resources to tackle the HIV/AIDS pandemic, squarely.
Currently, donor funds are dwindling and it rests on the Nigerian government to find [...]
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world in marking the 2017 World AIDS Day, the United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. W. Stuart Symington, has called on students to join in the effort to stop the spread of the disease.
Speaking at a program organized by U.S. Mission in Nigeria on the commemor [...]
Over 5000 patients have so far been treated in the second phase of the free medical outreach put together by Eunice Spring of Life Foundation, ESLF, an NGO of wife of the Governor of Benue State, Mrs Eunice Ortom.
Addressing a gathering last week, when the outreach was flagged off in Tyowanye, [...]
More frequent sexual activity has been linked to improved brain function in older adults, according to a study by the universities of Coventry and Oxford.
Researchers found that people who engaged in more regular sexual activity scored higher on tests that measured their verbal fluency and thei [...]
The gentle touch of another individual soothes the effects of social exclusion, one of the most emotionally painful human experiences, according to new UCL research.
The study, published in Scientific Reports and funded by the European Research Council, tested the impact of a slow, affectionate [...]
The ongoing Rapid Result Initiative, RRI, programme which has targeted 10,150 surgeries as part of the better health for all project of the federal government received a boost as international society of obstetrics fistula surgeons partnered with the programme to begin free surgery for people with ves [...]
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that Federal Ministry of Health will continue to meet all its financial obligation towards the provision of family planning commodity in the country despite the economic challenges.
Adewole made this known while declaring open the fort [...]
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