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Trump, first lady to address opioid crisis at Atlanta summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will discuss the opioid crisis at an Atlanta summit. The White House announced the April 24 appearance at the Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit on Twitter Tuesday, saying the Trumps will speak “about their fight to end the opioid crisis in America.” Trump […]

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FG, Global Fund sign $71.2 mln Tuberculosis grant agreement

The Federal Government of Nigeria and Global Fund (GF) has signed an agreement for funding support of $71,216,215 towards fighting HIV/AIDS,Tuberculosis and Malaria to increase efforts in controlling the TB epidemic in Nigeria for 2019- 2020 period. Speaking during the event in Abuja, the Minister of State, Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, said globally, TB now […]

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Why Nigerian Motorists Must Check Their Eyes Routinely

A visit to the doctor when you are not ill might be daunting especially when it’s an eye doctor. They tend to stick things in your eyes in the name of medical tests and then stare directly into your eyes. Even though this might be weird and outright uncomfortable, it is very necessary for your […]

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NAFDAC urges Fed Govt to establish herbal medicine institute

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has urged the Federal Government to establish a national institute for the promotion of herbal medicine. Its Director-General, Prof Moji Adeyeye, made the call in an interview with a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. He explained that traditional medicine […]

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7 healthy eating tips habits you can adopt today

There’s a popular saying that you are what you eat. Well, even if you shouldn’t take that literally but what you eat can go a long way in determining your physical health and quality of life. This is why a good diet is necessary to live healthily. In a modern world full of information, it’s […]

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The African Development Bank and the Global Green Growth Institute partner to fast-track Green Growth in Africa

The African Development Bank  (www.AfDB.org) and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) (www.GGGI.org) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Friday on the sidelines of the African Development Bank Group’s Annual Meetings in Busan, (https://am.AfDB.org/en) to promote programs, projects, joint studies and research activities to accelerate green growth options for African countries. The African Development Bank […]

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Urgent humanitarian access required to Derna Statement by the UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Libya, Maria Ribeiro

The humanitarian community in Libya is perturbed by the continued lack of humanitarian access and subsequent assistance into Derna despite repeated requests. Humanitarian actors have not been allowed to deliver life-saving assistance to Derna such as supplies to support medical facilities and other basic services as well as to provide food and non-food items to […]

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Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy Evaluating the new strategy in Ghana

On the 24 May 2018 at 10am at Maamobi Hospital, the results of the study: “Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy : Evaluating the new strategy in Ghana”,  carried out by University of Ghana (Noguchi Institute-School of Public Heath), French Embassy (Initiative 5 % Programme), French Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD),and  Maamobi General […]

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United Kingdom pledges fresh support in fight against Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The UK is providing fresh support to help tackle the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt will announce today (Wednesday 23 May). This new UK aid support will help the World Health Organisation (WHO) to monitor the spread of the disease, identify and diagnose […]

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Pneumonia in Children: What Causes It?

I am pretty sure we are all familiar with the word ‘pneumonia’, but with so many untrue statements around today, it has become an easily misunderstood disease. If you ask most people around you about what causes pneumonia in children, you’ll probably hear suggestions that cold weather or very cold air conditioning are the main […]

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Philips and the governments of Ethiopia and the Netherlands sign seven-year agreement to build Ethiopia’s first specialized Cardiac Care Center

First of its kind project for Philips will deliver a complete hospital solution for state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of cardiac diseases The new Cardiac Care Center is set to address the critical shortage of cardiology services in Ethiopia from as early as November 2018 Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) (www.Philips.com), a global leader in […]

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Democratic Republic of Congo: Red Cross warns against complacency in Ebola response, expands operation

The response to the deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is far from over, says the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) as it announces an expansion of its operation. “We must remain vigilant and we need to continue strengthening community based-surveillance. The risk of spreading within […]

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