Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode on Wednesday advised mothers and mothers-to-be, to do all within their powers to prevent malaria rather than cure it.
Ghana, Kenya and Malawi will pilot the world’s first malaria vaccine from 2018, offering it for babies and children in high-risk areas as part of real-life trials.
Pot smokers everywhere use today, April 20th, 4/20, as an informal celebration of what it means to smoke, eat and vape marijuana.
Gombe State Government has purchased drug kits worth four million naira for the management and treatment of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM) to all hospitals across the state.
The toll in a suspected meningitis epidemic in Nigeria has killed 745 people, a rise of over 250 in just over a week, the federal government said on Wednesday.
A New study that was released by some researchers in the University of Otago and Aucklandon on Tuesday said women who took a naturally occurring probiotic were less likely to develop diabetes during pregnancy.
AMAECHI PERCY ONYEJEKWE, Awka
Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Joe Akabuike, has urged doctors in the state to be on the alert over meningitis said to have been detected in some parts of the country.
The Oyo State Government has revealed that its efforts towards the eradication of polio in the state has yielded positive results and is still yielding fruits, adding that the state has not recorded any polio outbreak for the past seven years.
The Plateau state government has begun a new strategy of interstate border immunisation that would capture children coming in and out of the state, in an effort to eradicate the polio disease.