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Meningitis: Government Needs to Do More on Vaccination – ExpertHome News Health Meningitis: Government Needs to Do More on Vaccination – Expert Meningitis: Government Needs to Do More on Vaccination – Expert

Members of the public have been advised to go for vaccination against meningitis to eradicate the menace in Nigeria. A consultant neurologist at the University College Hospital, UCH, Professor Mayowa Owolabi gave the advice while speaking on World Meningitis Day. Professor Owolabi who said the common cause of the disease is bacterial infection through blood […]Continue Reading
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Ensuring Food Safety in Nigeria

Available records show that food containing harmful bacteria, virus, parasites or chemical substances is responsible for more than two hundred diseases ranging from diarrhea to cancers. Other factors affecting food safety include changes in the environment. Also, increase in travel and trade enhances the likelihood of spread in contamination, this is why food safety in Continue Reading
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HIV/AIDS patients needs psychological intervention – Psychologist

For Nigeria to record greater success in the fight against the scourge of HIV/AIDS, there’s is the need to merge the expertise of psychologists with medical. A professor of Applied Social/Health Psychology, at the University of Ibadan, Professor Olamakinde Olapegba, made this recommendation while delivering the 47th Inaugural Lecture of the university entitled: “That I Continue Reading
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United Kingdom Intervention on Malaria

Malaria is a major public health issue as the World Health Organization, WHO, report shows that in 2016, over two hundred million cases of malaria were reported in ninety-one countries with almost five hundred thousand deaths globally. It further stated that malaria cases increased globally from two hundred and eleven million in 2015 to two […]Continue Reading
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