Lawal made the call in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in commemoration of the International Day of Prematurity marked annually on November 17 annually.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency said its search of the 62 containers in which 340 million tablets of Tramadol were found continued on Friday with the discovery of 11 new containers.
Indonesian teenagers now boil used sanitary pads and drink the resulting liquid in attempts to get high, reports have said.
Dr Aina Ayoola, Medical Director, Massey Street Children’s Hospital, Lagos, has identified factors that could reduce risks in pregnancy at adulthood.
A patient at a Psychiatric Care Facility in Berlin has fled after he stabbed and injured a nurse on Friday.
NiMet’s Weather Outlook on Thursday, in Abuja, predicted partly cloudy to sunny condition over the central cities throughout the forecast period.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency has announced that the severity of harmattan period would be higher and longer over the Northern states due to its proximity to the Sahara desert compared to the South in 2018/2019 dry season.
Dr Bulus Umaru, the state Chairman of the association, told newsmen on Thursday in Lafia that six facilities belonging to members of the association had been sealed by the council.
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria has warned against abuse of antibiotics, saying such abuse leads to treatment failure.
A Gynaecologist, Dr Jones Owolabi, has advised pregnant women who are HIV-positive to opt for delivery of their babies through caesarean section.
The Borno Government has concluded arrangements to introduce conditional cash transfers to parents enrolling their children and wards in schools to revive education in the state.
Dr Osazuwa Innocent, a Medical Officer with Benin-based Calvary Estate Hospital, Edo, says sore throat can lead to other complications in human body, if not treated immediately.
The findings came from a number of studies that featured at the 2018 annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience held in San Diego, CA, according to a report by Medical News Today
Prof. Temitope Alonge, the Chief Medical Director of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, says death from cardiovascular diseases is on the increase in Nigeria.
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State on Wednesday reiterated the commitment of his administration to eradicate open defecation in the state.
The practitioners offered the remedies in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.