Five investigational therapeutics have been approved by the Democratic Republic of the Congo for the treatment Ebola Virus Disease.
The health ministry in Nasarawa state on Tuesday said dismissed reports of Cholera outbreak in Keffi area of the north-central state.
Director-General of West African Health Organisation (WAHO) Stanley Okolo has called for regional countries to stay alert with the resurgence of the Ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
The United Nations has said no fewer than 1.6 million people are killed annually by tuberculosis and the disease would cost about one trillion dollars in economic loss by 2050.
At least one person has died following an outbreak of cholera in the Government Girls Secondary School, Kawo, Kaduna North Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has called on the Nigeria Police Force and all other government agencies to enforce the ban on flavoured tobacco products including Shisha.
The life of a woman with terminal breast cancer has been saved by a pioneering new therapy, according to US researchers.
The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa state has extended to Hong and Maiha Local Government Areas.
Four patients have had successful cardiac heart surgery at the University of Jos Teaching Hospital (JUTH).
The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) are seeking the payment of salaries of health workers who did not work during the recently called off strike.
About 70% of women with the most common form of early stage breast cancer can be spared the "agony of chemotherapy", researchers say.
Commissioner for Health in Adamawa state, Dr Fatima Atiku, says massive chlorination of infected water points in Mubi town is being carried out to contain the outbreak of cholera.
The death toll in the Cholera outbreak in Mubi, Adamawa, has risen to 15, according to the World Health Organization.
Members of Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) resumed work in some government-owned hospitals in Lagos on Friday following suspension of the 44-day-old strike embarked upon on April 18.
The Joint Health Workers Union (JOHESU) on Thursday suspended its nationwide strike.Concise News recalls that the union has therefore directed all members to resume work on Monday, June 4, 2018.
Chinese researchers on Thursday announced a new type of bioactive material that may help treat spinal injuries.
The National Industrial Court disclosed that it would take over the negotiations between the Federal Government and JOHESU through its Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Centre.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) says around 1.1 billion smoke in the world today, the same number as at the turn of the century.
The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) on Wednesday announced that it would suspend its six weeks old strike on Friday, June 1, 2018.
A study has revealed that taking vitamin and mineral supplements may not make much a difference in one’s health.