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WHO holds mother, new born, child health week campaign in Edo

By Abavo Kingsley

The World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the Edo State Government begins the maternal, new born and child...

Herbs can cure Ebola,   says Omo Oleabhiele

Herbs can cure Ebola, says Omo Oleabhiele

As the world continues to search for a definite medicine that could cure the dreaded Ebola Virus Diseases (EVD), a Benin based trado-medical practitio...

Viral hepatitis: the silent killer

Viral hepatitis: the silent killer

The world Hepatitis Day was celebrated all over the world on June 28 with the theme “Hepatitis, think again”. It is aimed at increasing awareness ...


Ebola: What you need to know

Ebola: What you need to know

The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has surpassed 700, according to the World Health Organization. It's the deadliest outbreak ever ...

You can get pregnant  while breastfeeding!

You can get pregnant while breastfeeding!

Breastfeeding moms can still get pregnant, despite beliefs to the contrary. It's not uncommon for young moms to adopt the perception that while bre...

Ebola: Edo State Govt calls for vigilance

Ebola: Edo State Govt calls for vigilance

Edo State Government has announced that there is no trace of the deadly Ebola disease in the State. The Government however advised the people to remai...


Oshiomhole advocates overhaul of medical sector

Oshiomhole advocates overhaul of medical sector

Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo Sate says there is the need to overhaul the nation's healthcare system to ensure it delivers effectively to the peopl...

Nigeria releases 3 new varieties vitamin A cassava

Nigeria releases 3 new varieties vitamin A cassava

Three newly improved vitamin A cassava varieties with yellow roots have been released by the Nigerian government, stepping up efforts to tackle the pr...

Ghana bans flights from  Nigeria, Sierra Leone,  L

Ghana bans flights from Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Liberia over Ebola concerns

Ghana has officially banned flights from four West African countries, citing concerns about the rapid spread of the Ebola virus, which has claimed ove...


ZMAPP: A Possible Cure for Ebola?

ZMAPP: A Possible Cure for Ebola?

Kent Brantly thought he was going to die. It was the ninth day since the American missionary worker came down sick with Ebola in Liberia. His condit...

Nigerian doctors' strike selfish, illegal  and une

Nigerian doctors' strike selfish, illegal and unethical, say Nurses

The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has described the ongoing nationwide strike by members of the Nigerian Medical Associa...