NEWS NDLEA jails 677 drug traffickers, arrests 3,359, seizes 65,915.891kg of...

By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency,NDLEA has said owing to its intensified war against illicit drug...

Matching drugs to DNA is ‘new era of medicine’

By James GallagherHealth and science correspondent; BBC We have the technology to start a...

Covid vaccines: How fast is progress around the world?

By The Visual and Data Journalism TeamBBC News More than 11.2 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines have been...

Experts call for more adult vaccination

By Oluwafunke Ishola A pulmonologist and consultant public health physician, Prof. Olufunke Adeyeye, says pneumococcal disease is not getting...

Universal coverage: Japan provides assistance to boost Africa’s health system

By Emmanuel Afonne The Japanese government said it would continue to provide assistance to enable African countries achieve Universal...

NAFDAC bags WHO global benchmarking

By Moses Emorinken The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has announced that it has...

TYPE 2 DIABETES: MANAGEMENT SHOULD INCLUDE 15 PERCENT WEIGHT LOSS, RESEARCHERS...

By Ann Pietrangelo Experts say a 15 percent weight loss should be a goal for people with type 2 diabetes,...

Wuhan coronavirus: From silent streets to packed pools

bbc.com Thousands of people packed shoulder-to-shoulder with no face masks in sight, frolicking on rubber floats and cheering along...

Council approves national healthcare provision fund guideline

By Cecilia Ologunagba The National Council on Health (NCH), has approved the 2020 Basic Health Care Provision Fund (BHCPF),...

COVID-19: survivors say mental health key to defeating virus

By Abujah Racheal Some survivors of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), says  mental health...