20
Oct
Obama slams ‘politics of division’ on return to campaign trail
Springs Advertiser
Barack Obama returned to the campaign trail on Thursday, railing against the “politics of division” after keeping a low profile and...


20
Oct
“Significant progress made on HIV/Aids”
Channel Africa
Significant progress has been made on the HIV and Aids fronts, but they are illnesses that cannot be forgotten.


20
Oct
Supply: 2000 boxes of paraffin gauze dressing with chlorhexidine 10x40cm (10 pcs per box)
SA-Tenders.co.za
Tender Summary Issuer: KwaZulu-Natal: Department of Health: King Edward hospital - acquisition Tender reference: ZnqSN479/ 17gaz Sector:...


20
Oct
Delta state records six suspected cases of Monkeypox
Kokomansion Media
Six suspected cases of Mokeypox have been recorded in Agbor, Delta State. This is according to information made available to newsmen by the...


20
Oct
FG releases N3.5 billion for nationwide vaccination — Nigeria Today
Nigeria Today
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20
Oct
Govt vows to address nurses’ shortage countrywide
Daily News
That was said by Deputy Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Dr Faustine Ndugulile here on Wednesday,...


20
Oct
'AXA Mansard committed to viable health insurance'
Blueprint
‘AXA Mansard committed to viable health insurance’ AXA Mansard has restated its resolve to the development of community health insurance...


20
Oct
Inclusive family planning and good governance
The Guardian Nigeria
It is heart-warming to note that Nigerian women are beginning to embrace family planning, a key component of maternal and reproductive...


20
Oct
Ex-Minister Seeks End To Hidden Hunger Syndrome
The Tide News Online
Former Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has stressed the need for relevant authorities to urgently address hidden hunger...


20
Oct
Medical stores hub construction cheers Chilufya
Africa News Hub
CHRISTINE CHIHAME, Mansa MINISTER of Health Chitalu Chilufya is impressed with the quality of work done so far on the ongoing construction...


20
Oct
Op-Ed: Intellectual property for the 21st century economy
Daily Maverick
Developing countries are increasingly pushing back against the intellectual property regime foisted on them by advanced economies over the...


20
Oct
Alarming: 72,000 Nigerians Die Annually From Cancer
Koko
The Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole has disclosed that no fewer than 72,000 of 102,000 Nigerians, who suffered from cancer related...


19
Oct
SA participates in ACP ministerial meeting
Knowledge Bylanes
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies and his deputy Bulelani Magwanishe will today participate in the 20th African, Caribbean and Pacific...


19
Oct
Binta Garba Senator advises ministers against diversion of projects fund
Pulse.ng
Binta, who decried the dearth in health sector among other challenges, blamed this on mismanagement of funds and brain-drain.


19
Oct
FG: Monkeypox spreads to 11 states
Uncova.com
Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole Folorunsho Debunks vaccination by military Army to sanction rumour mongers By Lawrence Olaoye and...


19
Oct
How FG, states will collaborate to industrialize Nigeria
Uncova.com
*NEC forms Governors’ Committee of 6 to work with Industrial Policy & Competitiveness Advisory Council Both the Federal Government and...


19
Oct
FG Dismisses Military Involvement In Monkeypox Vaccination
Uncova.com
The Federal Government has refuted insinuations that the military was vaccinating to spread the monkey pox virus nationwide through the...


19
Oct
Cigarettes deliberately sold near schools to entice children ERA/FoEN,NTCRG
Uncova.com
By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth (ERA/FoEN),Nigerian Tobacco Control Research Group (NTCRG) in...


19
Oct
All the Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2017 winners!
Bizcommunity.com
The Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards 2017 winners have been announced, with Investigative Journalism category winner, Susan Venter...


19
Oct
101 confirmed cases of Dengue fever in Egypt: Health Min.
Egypt Today
CAIRO – 19 October 2017: A total of 101 people are confirmed to suffer from Dengue fever in Egypt as was shown by PCR test results, stated...


19
Oct
Monkey pox: Army not dispensing vaccines — FG
Nigerian Pilot
ABUJA—THE Federal Government, yesterday, exonerated the military from allegations of vaccination and injection of monkey pox virus on...


19
Oct
Check Out the Number of Nigerians Killed by Cancer Yearly
Online Nigeria
Isaac Adewole No fewer than 72,000 of 102, 000 Nigerians, who suffered from cancer related ailments die annually, it was learnt yesterday....


19
Oct
Roundup: Continuous monkey pox outbreak worries Nigerian gov't
Africatime
The Nigerian government has expressed worry over the current suspected monkey pox outbreak in the country, which has now spread to 11...


19
Oct
Nigeria says military not involved in vaccination exercise
Africatime
The Nigerian government Wednesday said the military does not vaccinate or participate in vaccine exercise in any part of the country. Isaac...


19
Oct
Nigeria plans to halve cost of cancer drugs: official
Africatime
Nigeria had started a process of reducing the cost of cancer drugs by 50 percent in hospitals through direct procurement to ensure...


19
Oct
Major functions of Nigeria Dental and Medical Council - Gossip Hill
Gossiphill
Have you ever heard of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)? Today we will look into the history and functions of this very...


19
Oct
Zimbabwe’s Datlabs records strong growth and may revive its LVP plant
BusinessLIVE
Bulawayo — Zimbabwean pharmaceutical company, Datlabs, which has recorded strong growth in a difficult operating environment, is...


19
Oct
In Maiduguri 37 schools shut down after monkeypox vaccine rumour spreads
Pulse.ng
Parents thronged to their children's schools to withdraw them from the premises against the advice of authorities.


19
Oct
Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, Senator Chris Ngige and Prof. Issac Adewole during the FEC meeting
Blueprint
Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, Senator Chris Ngige and Prof. Issac Adewole during the FEC meeting From left: Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun,...


19
Oct
Marburg disease alert: One confirmed dead in Kween
The Observer
Ministry of Health has confirmed an outbreak of the Marburg virus disease in the eastern district of Kween. Minister of Health, Ruth Aceng...


19
Oct
Kaiser report says America hitting the wall as new gene-therapies rise above $1 million; “personalized” medicine looks great, but we won’t all get access to it.
Blogarama
allinonemovie / Pixabay The News: Posted by Kaiser Health News–on October 17, 2017 Out­rage over the high cost of can­cer care has...


19
Oct
Officials rejected help from the staff at Esidimeni
Daily News (ePaper)
THE Gauteng Department of Health rejected offers from Life Esidimeni Healthcare to send out its own clinical staff to ensure that the NGOs...


19
Oct
MALNUTRITION HINDERS THE GROWTH OF CHILDREN - NTOANYANE
Lesotho News Agency
-- The Nutrition Officer in the department of Health Mrs. Keneuoe Ntoanyane says it is important for everyone to take notice of the dangers...


19
Oct
Monkey pox cases rise to 74, spread to 11 states
Nigerian Voice
THE Monkey pox virus outbreak has spread to 11 states with 74 suspected cases recorded, according to Isaac Adewole, minister of health....


19
Oct
Draft National Health Insurance Bill on Track
Sabinet Law
Department of Health The Draft National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill will be placed before cabinet for approval in November 2017. The...


19
Oct
Parents suing preschool that force-fed 18-month-old girl
MSN South Africa
Moms have lots of tricks to get toddlers to eat. They slice cheese into fun little shapes, using carrot sticks as arms and broccoli for...


19
Oct
Rennova Health's Big South Fork Medical Center Is Granted Three Year Certificate of Accreditation by CMS
South Africa Herald
WEST PALM BEACH, FL—(Marketwired – October 19, 2017) – Rennova Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNVA), (NASDAQ: RNVAZ) (“Rennova” or the “Company”), a...


19
Oct
Group Tasks FG To Improve Budgets On Women, Children Health
Independent Newspapers Nigeria
In line with the 2001 Abuja declaration, a non-governmental initiative, Save The Children International (SCI) has called on the federal...


19
Oct
Namibia 2014-2015 Health Accounts Report launched
Confidente
By Confidente Reporter DEPUTY Minister of Health and Social Ser­vices, Juliet Kavetuna launched the Namibia 2014-2015 Health Accounts...


19
Oct
Nigeria:Help the Country Out of Cancer, Dolapo Osinbajo Tells Medical Practitioners
EABizInfo.Com
All the machines are broken down- Durosimi-Etti The wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, has called on medical practitioners...