January 31, 2017

Antibiotics to cost the world $100tr annually

With global projection showing that antibiotics resistance will cost the entire world a total of $100 trillion by 2050 if nothing is done, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has commenced strategies to combat antimicrobial resistance in Nigeria.
January 3, 2017

Import duties for antibiotics and antimalarial rises in Nigeria

Is this making good health a luxury or are there enough companies to supply the demand of these medications whose import duties have just been raised? We know how some unscrupulous people take advantage of situations like this, to produce fake medicine which are obviously harmful.
August 26, 2016

Giving children antibiotics can make them diabetic in later life

Doctors have warned following a ‘compelling’ study, that linked antibiotics with type 1 diabetes, the form that usually develops in childhood. With antibiotics prescription rates rising, scientists decided to see if the drugs were helping to fuel the increase in type 1 diabetes. Researchers from New York University, United States […]