Medical guidelines recommend that doctors use a less aggressive threshold for treating high blood pressure, or hypertension, in otherwise healthy adults aged 60 and above. The American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) now recommend that doctors start treatment in otherwise healthy adults aged […]
The contraceptive implant is a small flexible plastic rod which is placed under your skin. It slowly releases the progesterone hormone and gives contraceptive protection for 3 years. The implant is usually inserted in the inner part of the upper arm and while it can be felt under the skin […]
To raise funds towards the eradication of malaria, nine global leaders, have founded what would be known as the End Malaria Council. The End Malaria Council will grow to represent all of the key malaria-endemic regions, Africa, Asia and Latin America. Inaugural members include:
Sterling Bank Plc says the nation’s health sector is vital to economic growth and development and that is stating the obvious. The lender also said its foray into the health sector was based on the need for public- private collaboration for adequate repositioning of the sector.