May 14, 2016

Nigeria: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS)

The disease is relatively new to Nigerians, as many people heard of it for the first time yesterday Friday, May 13, 2016. Stevens-Johnson syndrome, also called SJS, is a rare but serious problem. Most often, it’s a severe reaction to a medicine you’ve taken. It causes your skin to blister […]
May 14, 2016

Nigeria on high alert over rare disease ‘Stevens-Johnson Syndrome’

The Federal Government yesterday raised fresh concerns over the Stevens-Johnson syndrome and called for greater alertness to curtail the ailment. Stevens-Johnson syndrome is described as a rare, serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes. Officials said it is usually a reaction to a medication or an infection and often, […]