The ‘angel’ who secretly pays patients’ hospital bills in Nigeria
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The ‘angel’ who secretly pays patients’ hospital bills in Nigeria

In Nigeria, very few medical services are free of charge, and if you can’t pay…

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Going out frequently can reduce depression in old age – study
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Going out frequently can reduce depression in old age – study

Engaging in socio-cultural activities could “dramatically” reduce the chances of becoming depressed in old age,…

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Air pollution causes miscarriage, stroke, etc – Expert warns
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Air pollution causes miscarriage, stroke, etc – Expert warns

A public health expert, Dr Tolulope Tolufase, has warned that air pollution can cause non-communicable…

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NDLEA solicits Abia govt’s support for fight against drug abuse in schools
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NDLEA solicits Abia govt’s support for fight against drug abuse in schools

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has called on the Abia Government to urgently…

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LUTH resident doctors down tools over unpaid salaries
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LUTH resident doctors down tools over unpaid salaries

Resident doctors at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, on Thursday began an indefinite strike…

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‘Robbers didn’t invade, steal babies from UCTH’
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‘Robbers didn’t invade, steal babies from UCTH’

The management of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital has denied media reports that three…

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Govt to subsidise cost of condoms in fight against AIDS, STIs
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Govt to subsidise cost of condoms in fight against AIDS, STIs

The French government on Tuesday said it would take the rare step of reimbursing prescription-bought…

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Thailand to legalise cannabis for medical use by May 2019
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Thailand to legalise cannabis for medical use by May 2019

The Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) of Thailand on Wednesday says the country…

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Bitter leaf boosts fertility, fights prostate
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Bitter leaf boosts fertility, fights prostate

Dr. Grace Johnson, a specialist, has said bitter leaf works so well for fertility, and…

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1,110 has died from cholera across 29 states in 2018, says NCDC
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1,110 has died from cholera across 29 states in 2018, says NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that 1,110 deaths was recorded this…

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