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Samuel Ita, Uyo The Roll Back Malaria (RBM) of the federal government has suffered setback in parts of Akwa Ibom State with the discovery by our Correspondent that many farmers now use the long lasting insecticide treated nets collected from various malaria campaigns to build walls around their vegetable...

By Yinka Shokunbi Lagos Residents of Adigbe community in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State now have cause to celebrate the presence of some social amenities in the area with the recent donation and commissioning of a water facility and healthcare centre by the management of Guinness Nigeria Plc. The water facility consists of a borehole and an ultramodern...

Night sweats are a common and distressing anxiety symptom. Many people with anxiety find themselves wide awake all hours of the night, dripping in sweat. It can be incredibly uncomfortable, and in some cases it can lead to further anxiety that never seems to let up. It’s not uncommon for night sweats to be one of the main reasons those with anxiety struggle to get sleep. Night...

By Yinka Shokunbi Lagos Concerned about the prevalence of Hepatitis virus (HPV) among Nigerians, management of leading local drug manufacturer, Fidson Healthcare Plc, has canvassed for mass preventive action to stem the menace of the deadly virus in the country. Speaking on the theme for the World Hepatitis Day (WHD), ‘Prevent Hepatitis. Act Now’, marketing manager,...

Every year, July 28 is marked as World Hepatitis Day (WHD). It is a day dedicated to increase the global awareness and understanding of viral hepatitis...

Yinka Shokunbi LAGOS July 28 is another World Hepatitis Day (WHD). It is a day set aside by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to call attention to the...

By Bamidele Ogunwusi Lagos Concerned by the plight of Nigerians over the scourge of malaria disease in which a World Health Organisation (WHO) study shows that Africa accounts for a total malaria cost of US$12 billion and each household is estimated to spend between $2 and $25 on malaria treatment and between $15 and $20 on prevention monthly, Group Managing Director...

Oftentimes, clients who have keyed into the health insurance scheme of the federal government complain of poor customer service relations as one of the...

Yinka Shokunbi Lagos Ndidiamaka Anuforo is today a survivor of renal disease after she has successfully undergone a transplant at the Lagos University...

By Hassan Zaggi  -  Abuja   Habiba, a 23-year-old house wife was pregnant for her second child. She lives in one of the remote villages in Karu...