Nigeria accounts for the second-highest number of maternal and child deaths globally.
A report that reveals one in every four students aged between 15-19 years abusing substances.
The significant surge in drug prices started last year following the departure of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Nigeria Plc, the second-largest drug producer in the country.
Health Minister highlights strides in health insurance coverage, pledges digitalization of healthcare system for enhanced accessibility and efficiency.
Celebrated globally on February 15 each year, ICCD is an international collective effort to increase awareness of childhood cancer.
President Bola Tinubu has approved the immediate upgrade of key health infrastructure and equipment across all six geo-political zones in…
The agency’s Director General, Dr. Aliyu, encouraged individuals to embrace love while prioritizing their health.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) reaffirms its commitment to promoting a healthy…
The informal sector contributes less than one million out of the eight million people recorded.
The U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pledges support to the Nigerian government in reaching zero-dose children, aiming to curb vaccine-preventable diseases nationwide.
In January 2022, NAFDAC stopped the registration of alcoholic beverages in sachet and small volume PET and glass bottles below 200ml.
Excess consumption of sugary beverages is linked to increased cancer risk, in addition to other Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).
In 2023, the Federal Government approved the payment of N25,000 of peculiar allowance for medical and dental doctors in hospitals, medical centres, and clinics in the federal public service.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially prequalified the novel type 2 oral polio vaccine (nOPV2) for global use. The…