May 11, 2017

If You Didn’t Know Social Wellness Influences Health, Well, These Are 5 Ways It Does

Positive social relationships and activities, studies have shown time and again, offer a potent health benefit. Experts categorize this area of health as social wellness, a lifestyle dimension that incorporates our full spectrum of relationships and social activities: what connections do we have, what do we do to cultivate them, […]
April 26, 2017

Rotary sentisizes traders, schools on malaria prevention

More than a hundred Rotary clubs in Lagos and Ogun States took to markets, schools, bus parks and other public places on Wednesday to sensitise Nigerians on malaria prevention and control. The enlightenment rallies were in commemoration of the 2017 World Malaria Day with the theme: “End malaria for good.” […]
December 31, 2016

In Memoriam: Nigerians who died from cancer in 2016

    So many humans around the world have died battling cancer and we cannot even exhaust the list if we started. This post, however, is in memory of them and a few of the people who are known/popular are listed here . The list will be updated, if you […]
December 7, 2016

Nigerian Medical Law Summit set to hold in Abuja

  The first edition of the Nigerian Medical Law Summit is a one-day retreat organised for Chief Medical Directors of public and private hospitals, heads of professional health associations, other leaders in the Nigerian health system and health care professionals.
September 3, 2016

20 things about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s family, health and life

Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, is no doubt a great person. Through his popular social media platform, this tech guru has given value to the popular saying: “The world is a small village”. In his first visit to Sub-Saharan Africa, the man who is rated the 7th richest […]
August 23, 2016

Medicine bill in Ukraine slashed by 25% after UK firm came in to handle procurement

A British company hired to buy medicines for Ukraine’s health ministry has succeeded in cutting prices by up to a quarter, in a rare success for anti-corruption efforts. Last year, under pressure from activists demanding action against graft, the health ministry brought in Crown Agents, a not-for-profit development company that […]
August 9, 2016

Brazilian legend Pelé’s visit to Nigeria postponed due to ill health

Despite being advertised on billboards around Lagos, according to organisers of the legend edition, which soccer icon Pele was meant to attend in Lagos, he will not be able to make it down this time. A statement by the organisers made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) said […]
August 8, 2016

Hillary Clinton has Parkinson’s disease?

According to pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli, footage of Hillary Clinton exhibiting bizarre behavior is proof that the presidential candidate is suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Citing his “15 year background in drug discovery and pharmaceuticals,” Shkreli asserts that the videos of Hillary’s strange facial movements and her difficulties with walking are […]