Category: Health

Endsars: We’re waiting for states, Buhari tells Blinken

    Federal Government will allow the system to exhaust itself, and will, therefore, wait for pronouncements from state governments which set up panels to...

Why we’re compelled to increase price of sachet water ― Producers

    The Association of Table Water Producers, ATWAP, has explained that its members were compelled to increase the price of sachet water, also known as “pure...

How I control my blood sugar with diet, medication –87-year-old man who has lived with diabetes for almost 50 years

    Diabetes, according to the World Health Organisation, is a chronic, metabolic disease characterised by elevated levels of blood sugar which leads over time...

COVID-19: FG sets 2022 deadline to end pandemic, laments high case fatality

    The Federal Government has set 2022 as the target year to end the COVID-19 pandemic, announcing plans to convene a national summit next month in order to...

Medical council indicts three doctors for Lagos chef’s death

    The Medical and Dental Practitioners Council of Nigeria has indicted three doctors of the Premier Specialists’ Medical Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos...

FG begins administration of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday

The Federal Government has said it will begin the administration of the over four million doses of the Moderna vaccine donated by the United States of America on...

Our doctors have gone mad again

    The last time resident doctors went mad against the Federal Government it took several weeks before a truce was reached. By then, many had died of lack of...

Minister, doctors disagree on strike resolution

    The Federal Government and the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have disagreed on steps being taken to urgently end the indefinite strike...

FG yet to pay Covid-19 allowance – Resident Doctors

    The Nation-wide strike by the Association of Resident Doctors, ARD, in Imo State, was complied with by the members.   The State President of, ARD, of...

Residents doctors to begin indefinite strike from Monday [See Reasons]

    Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has declared indefinite strike action beginning from Monday, August 2, 2021.   The National President...

FCT on alert as Cholera kills seven, 91 infected

    The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has placed residents of the territory on high alert following a reported outbreak of the severe...

BREAKING: 105 Medical Doctors resign in Ondo

    The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has expressed concern over the resignation of 105 doctors in the service of Ondo in the last year.   Its State...

Kidney Disease Kills: Avoid Too Much Intake Of These 3 Things

    In every vertebrate animal, I mean both human being and animal, they are two pairs likely organ called kidneys. The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs,...

Resident doctors extend strike ultimatum by two weeks for FG

    The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has extended its strike ultimatum by two weeks to let the Federal and State governments to address the...

Why people usually insist on collecting placenta after childbirth – Physicians

  Medical experts say there is no scientific basis for the collection of placenta, revealing that many doctors have been harassed by family members of women who...

10 benefits of getting COVID-19 vaccine

  There have been several conspiracy theories surrounding taking the COVID-19 vaccines even before they were discovered. Most of those conspiracy theories were...

In the name of social distancing, doctors no longer examine us during antenatal visits, pregnant women allege

  Some pregnant women allege that they no longer get proper care during antenatal visits. They say that health workers are afraid to touch or come close to them for...

First Nigerian to receive COVID-19 vaccine shares experience

  Nationnewslead reports that A medical doctor, Dr. Cyprian Ngong, of the National Hospital, Abuja, is the first person to receive a jab of the AstraZeneca/Oxford...

Uniosun Teaching Hospital Osogbo Appreciates Philanthropists

  Nationnewslead reports that The Chief Medical Director, UNIOSUN Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, Professor Peter Olaitan has called on well-to-do individuals in the...

WARNING: Don’t remove your pubic hairs, gynaecologist urges women

  Nationnewslead reports that A gynaecologist has warned against waxing or shaving pubic hairs because it can cause “microscopic trauma” that can lead to...