British doctor with 15 Hajj trips shares top tips

Photo: Dr Zia* Use umbrellas, sunscreen and stay indoors in the afternoons if you can to…

5,000 Lagosians to get free health insurance on Sanwo-Olu’s birthday

*Photo: Sanwo-Olu* No fewer than 5000 Lagosians are to be enrolled in the Ilera Eko Social…

New eye exam may be able to predict a heart attack

New research has identified a link between vascular complexity in the eye’s retina and the risk…

Patient’s wrong eye removed during operation

The healthy eye of a patient was mistakenly removed instead of the damaged one during an…

Senate passes bills to establish medical centres in 4 states

The Senate on Tuesday passed four bills to establish Federal medical centres in four states of…

WHO supports the leadership role of a strong Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention

The World Health Organization (WHO) welcomes the continental drive to strengthen the architecture of pandemic preparedness…

Oyo Govt Partners UCH to Train Ambulance Medical Team

The Oyo State Government in collaboration with the University College Hospital, Ibadan, on Wednesday commenced a…

Research into falling sperm counts finds ‘alarming’ levels of chemicals in male urine samples

LONDON — Scientists searching for the causes of falling sperm counts are getting a clearer picture…

PPP, evidence-based solution to pandemic – ICS

International College of Surgeons (ICS) has identified Public Private Partnership (PPP) in the health industry as…

How Dangerous is Calcium Carbide to Fruit Farmers, Vendors and the Consumers?

By Kafayat  A. Adebayo (Port Health, Ministry of Health, Ibadan Office) Food safety involves preventing or reducing…