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Nominations Open for Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards 2021 #NHEA2021

Nominations Open for Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards 2021   The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA) has announced the opening of nominations for NHEA 2021. This was made known by Dr. Wale Alabi, Project Director, NHEA. According to Dr. Alabi, the theme for NHEA 2020 is ‘Celebrating the Healthcare Heroes’. He […]

Bill Gate is doing Shit. He wants to Reinvent the Toilet

Right Now, Bill Gate is doing shit, not only that, with the Reinvent the Toilet challenge, He wants you to convert your Shit to energy and also drink your shit… Bill Gates is on a mission to reinvent the way huge swaths of the world’s population go to the bathroom. And he credits his time at […]

Nigeria: ‘Many Nigerians Still Unaware of Their HIV Status’

Many Nigerians still do not know their HIV status in spite of the availability of HIV Testing Services (HTS) in the country. Coordinator of the National AIDS/Sexually Transmitted Infections Control Programme of the Federal Ministry of Health, Araoye Segilola, said this yesterday in Abuja. He was speaking on activities planned for the World AIDS Day […]

Teenagers Are Boiling Used Sanitary Pads And Nappies To Get High

Youths are boiling sanitary pads to get high in Indonesia… creating a hallucinogenic drink that makes them feel as if they are flying, officials warn Teenagers Are Boiling Used Sanitary Pads And Nappies To Get High Indonesian teenagers are using menstrual pads to get high by boiling the sanitary product and then drinking the water, […]

30% Of Nigerians Suffer Mental Illness – FG

There are more than 200 classified forms of mental illness. Some of the more common disorders are depression, bipolar disorder, dementia, schizophrenia and anxiety disorders. Symptoms may include changes in mood, personality, personal habits and/or social withdrawal.

Nigeria Government bans codeine after addiction outcry

Nigeria has announced a ban on the production and import of cough syrup containing codeine after a BBC investigation into its role in an addiction epidemic. The joint probe by the BBC’s new investigation unit, Africa Eye, and BBC Pidgin prompted a swift response from people across the country, including Nigeria’s first lady, Aisha Buhari, […]

Healthplus, Platinum Dental Surgery and others Nominated for Healthcare Awards

Medplus Pharmacy, LASUTH, Platinum Dental Surgery, St. Nicholas and over 100 others Nominated for Healthcare Awards …eVoting has commenced The Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards (NHEA) has nominated Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH), Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Sterling Bank, St. Nicholas and over 100 other healthcare organisations and individuals for the 4th edition of the Award. […]

How to Manage Urinary Incontinence Properly

Urinary incontinence is a media condition where a person loses bladder control so urine gets passed accidentally. It’s a difficult condition to live with due to embarrassment and social stigma. Incontinence is common in the elderly as bladder muscles lose function with age. It’s important to note that urinary incontinence is not the end of […]