Features | Health | Posted on March 24, 2018 at 7:54 am by Chinwe Maduagwu
Today is World Tuberculosis Day, a day set aside to beam attention on the disease. In this interview with our Assistant Editor, Chinwe Maduagwu, Dr. Olusola Adeyelu, a Senior Registrar with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, disclosed that the disease was silently and quietly killing Nigerians especially in the villages.
Features | Health | Top News | Posted on March 22, 2018 at 8:00 am by Chinwe Maduagwu
The Down Syndrome Foundation, Nigeria, yesterday organised a charity walk and rally to celebrate persons with Down Syndrome in line with UN stipulations. Our Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU, who was at the event reports that the message of the event in summary was; show love to persons with Down Syndrome as well as those with other disabilities
Features | Health | Top News | Posted on February 11, 2018 at 5:04 am by Chinwe Maduagwu
The Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SURPIN), an initiative of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital recently organised a one-day media workshop/training on how to report suicide and other mental health related issues. Our Assistant Editor, CHINWE MADUAGWU, who was at the workshop reports.
Headline News | Health | News | Posted on February 5, 2018 at 7:12 am by Chinwe Maduagwu
To commemorate World Cancer Day and as part of its contributions towards the fight against cancer, the National Cancer Prevention Programme (NCPP), a non-governmental initiative of Mass Medical Mission (MMM) on Sunday launched the Mobile Cancer Centre, the first of its kind in the world.
Headline News | Health | Posted on February 4, 2018 at 8:18 am by Asian Nkutt
With the increase in cases of cancer in recent times, almost everyone is scared stiff. The increase has made many health personnel and organisations to increase campaigns to draw the consciousness of all to the problem. In this interview with ASIAN NKUTT, the Executive Director of a non-governmental organisation, Health Education and Empowerment Initiatives (HEDEN), Mrs. Folashade Ofurune, speaks on issues concerning cancer.