Friday, April 19, 2024

Health

April 17, 2024

Thousands of doctors leaving Cameroon for Europe, North America: Health Ministry

Many doctors are fleeing the country to escape hardship, poor pay, difficult working conditions, and unemployment.

Cameroonian doctors
April 17, 2024

UNICEF asks governors to support sustainable WASH systems

This appeal was made during the launch of the WASH Sector-wide Sustainability Checks Action Plan and Sustainability Compact in Abuja.

Jane Bevan at WASH Sector-wide Sustainability Checks Action Plan and Sustainability Compact in Abuja
April 17, 2024

CSOs unite to strengthen Nigeria’s preparedness for medical emergencies

“The recent global health crises have underscored the importance of proactive measures to prevent, detect, and respond to emerging health threats.’’

NCDC
April 17, 2024

Only 196 of 1045 PHCs in Cross River functional: Official

Dr Ayuk said the state is having challenges in terms of healthcare centres.

Commissioner for Health Cross River State, Dr Egbe Ayuk
April 16, 2024

Firm rewards employees, pledges commitment to quality healthcare delivery

“It is our belief that economic challenges should not hinder people’s access to quality healthcare.’’

Shalina Healthcare
April 15, 2024

Nigerians advised to engage in regular exercise for better mental health amid economic challenges

“Safeguarding mental health has become more crucial for individuals in Nigeria due to the difficulties posed by the current state of the economy.”

April 14, 2024

NAFDAC alerts Nigerians to ban on Dex Soap

She called on members of the public in possession of the product to discontinue sale or use and submit stock to the nearest NAFDAC office.

NAFDAC
April 13, 2024

FG to establish national cancer registry: NICRAT DG

He said that the absence of such a national registry impeded national planning efforts in the fight against the disease.

NICRAT
April 13, 2024

World Health Day: UNFPA urges equality in access to healthcare

She said that discrimination contributes to poor maternal health, even in better-off countries.

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
April 13, 2024

Lassa Fever: NCDC recorded one death, 15 new cases in one week

“Twenty-five states recorded at least one confirmed case across 125 local government areas in 2024.’’

NCDC